Why a skills shortage is one of the biggest security challenges for companies

Almost every company building an application needs to secure it, and yet all of them face an enormous constraint: talent.  Security requires a highly specialized skill set, which is in…

CSAM Found on LSU Professor’s Computer

CSAM Found on LSU Professor’s Computer Police have arrested a professor at a Louisiana university after child sexual abuse material was discovered on his office desktop computer.  An investigation was begun in…

Too many bosses are reluctant to spend money on cybersecurity. Then they get hacked

Many businesses still aren’t willing to spend money on cybersecurity because they view it as an additional cost – and then find they have to spend much more cash recovering…

Security experts question new DHS/TSA cybersecurity rules for rail companies

On Thursday, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released new rules for the US’s freight railroad and passenger rail transit industry. The rules make it mandatory for companies to have…

'AI Will Revolutionize Every Aspect of Connectivity,' Argue Cyber Experts

'AI Will Revolutionize Every Aspect of Connectivity,' Argue Cyber Experts "AI will revolutionize every aspect of connectivity," was the bold message delivered during a recent webinar by the IDC titled 'AI…

Ukrainian Cops Bust Mobile Device Hacking Group

Ukrainian Cops Bust Mobile Device Hacking Group Ukrainian investigators are celebrating after claiming to have arrested a prolific mobile hacking gang which targeted victims via Apple and Samsung phishing sites.…

Industry group sounds alarm over 'Tardigrade' malware targeting biomanufacturing sector

Written by Tim Starks Nov 23, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP A group of likely foreign government-sponsored hackers is behind cyberattacks on two bio-manufacturing companies that occurred this year, using a kind…

Cybersecurity: Why this beautiful city of spires could be the next tech innovation hub

Some 4,000 ICT graduates are thought to enter the Czech Republic’s tech industry each year. Image: Getty / Joe Daniel Price ZDNet Recommends Each year, around 4,000 ICT graduates in…

The Notorious Emotet Is Back: What Organizations Need to Know

Almost a year after an international law enforcement effort supposedly defeated it, Emotet, aka “the world’s most dangerous botnet,” has returned. Earlier this week, German security researcher Luca Ebach reported…

All You Need to Know About Black Friday Scams: How to Recognize Them and Stay Safe

Black Friday is approaching and in the run-up to the huge sales day, you should stay safe when it comes to the scams and tricks that malicious actors might try…