BlackBerry report highlights initial access broker providing entry to StrongPity APT, MountLocker and Phobos ransomware gangs

A new report from BlackBerry has uncovered an initial access broker called “Zebra2104” that has connections to three malicious cybercriminal groups, some of which are involved in ransomware and phishing. …

DOD Licenses Data Carver

DOD Licenses Data Carver A digital forensics tool capable of retrieving previously unrecoverable data is now available to license from the United States Department of Defense’s Cyber Crime Center (DC3). DC3's Advanced…

BrakTooth Bluetooth Bugs Bite: Exploit Code, PoC Released

CISA is urging vendors to patch, given the release of public exploit code & a proof of concept tool for bugs that open billions of devices – phones, PCs, toys,…

One in Three Workers Monitored by Their Employers

One in Three Workers Monitored by Their Employers Almost one in three (32%) workers are being monitored at work by their employers, according to a new survey of 2424 UK…

Online safety and end-to-end encryption can co-exist, says data protection watchdog. But how?

By stopping third parties from scrutinizing content, E2EE can effectively create a safe harbour for criminal activity.   Image: Getty Images / iStockphoto Despite recent controversies, end-to-end encryption should not…

#SecTorCa: Cyber Expert Wendy Nather Unmasks “Scary Bits” of Infosec in 2021

#SecTorCa: Cyber Expert Wendy Nather Unmasks "Scary Bits" of Infosec in 2021 While Halloween 2021 is a few days past, Wendy Nather, head of advisory CISOs at Cisco, still sees…

Microsoft just expanded its malware protection for Linux servers

Microsoft has announced it’s adding even more security features to the protection it offers to open-source operating systems. Defender for Endpoint on Linux server gained endpoint detection and response (EDR)…

The IoT is getting a lot bigger, but security is still getting left behind

Four out of five Internet of Things (IoT) device manufacturers are failing basic cybersecurity practices by not providing a way for people to disclose security vulnerabilities in their products –…

Facial Recognition Firm Could Be Ordered to “Close” in UK, Warn Experts

Facial Recognition Firm Could Be Ordered to "Close" in UK, Warn Experts Controversial facial recognition firm Clearview AI will most likely be required to dramatically scale back operations in the…

Cisco teams up with Singapore university in $40M research investment

Cisco and National University of Singapore (NUS) have teamed up to launch a “corporate laboratory” to drive research development in five key areas, including artificial intelligence (AI), cybersecurity, and healthcare.…