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2021 state of email security report: Ransomware on the rise
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2021 state of email security report: Ransomware on the rise

Securing the enterprise in the COVID world
10 May 2021
Hackers used SonicWall zero-day flaw to plant ransomware
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Hackers used SonicWall zero-day flaw to plant ransomware

Ransomware group UNC2447 used an SQL injection bug to attack US and European orgs
30 Apr 2021
Botnet targets vulnerable Microsoft Exchange servers
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Botnet targets vulnerable Microsoft Exchange servers

Cryptocurrency-mining botnet Prometei targeting same flaws as Hafnium attacks
23 Apr 2021
HackBoss malware is using Telegram to steal cryptocurrency from other hackers
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HackBoss malware is using Telegram to steal cryptocurrency from other hackers

Hackers stealing from wannabe hackers using fake software
16 Apr 2021
Weakness in Mamba ransomware could help recover data
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Weakness in Mamba ransomware could help recover data

A two-hour gap before system restart could save organizations from paying the ransom
26 Mar 2021
Invoice ZLoader campaign hides within encrypted Excel docs
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Invoice ZLoader campaign hides within encrypted Excel docs

Emails use fake new IRS taxation rules to lure victims
8 Mar 2021
MacBook users warned against EvilQuest ransomware
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MacBook users warned against EvilQuest ransomware

The malware aims to encrypt macOS devices, which are typically less affected by ransomware
19 Feb 2021
Agent Tesla malware evades security controls to infect systems
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Agent Tesla malware evades security controls to infect systems

The weakest link in malware prevention is still the average user
3 Feb 2021
Your essential guide to internet security
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Your essential guide to internet security

We explain how to ensure both you and your business remain safe online
27 Jan 2021
Android malware vendor teams with marketer to promote new malware
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Android malware vendor teams with marketer to promote new malware

Rogue malware can take over devices and exfiltrate data, warns researchers
11 Jan 2021
Python-based malware steals Outlook files and browser credentials
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Python-based malware steals Outlook files and browser credentials

PyMicropsia also uses Keanu Reeves to steal your information
15 Dec 2020
Subway UK customers targeted by Trickbot hackers
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Subway UK customers targeted by Trickbot hackers

Phishing emails that contained usernames suggests hackers gained access to customer data
14 Dec 2020
Power banks could infect your smartphone with malware
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Power banks could infect your smartphone with malware

Chinese ministry warns that power banks could infect devices with trojans to that steal personal data
9 Dec 2020
Malspam campaigns distributing QakBot on the rise
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Malspam campaigns distributing QakBot on the rise

Ransomware as a service is also becoming increasingly accessible via social media
7 Dec 2020
New Trickbot variant can interfere with UEFI and BIOS
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New Trickbot variant can interfere with UEFI and BIOS

Researchers warn that threat actors could already be exploiting these flaws against high-value targets
3 Dec 2020
Most Docker container images have critical flaws
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Most Docker container images have critical flaws

Developers must act appropriately to prevent further spread of malware
2 Dec 2020
Bank-targeting malware disguises itself as video conferencing software
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Bank-targeting malware disguises itself as video conferencing software

IBM says the Vizom malware is spreading through spam-based phishing campaigns
19 Oct 2020
'NetWalker' ransomware explodes thanks to 'as a service' expansion
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'NetWalker' ransomware explodes thanks to 'as a service' expansion

The gang behind the malware has made $29m since March, according to McAfee
4 Sep 2020
Malware attacks using machine identities doubled in 2019
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Malware attacks using machine identities doubled in 2019

Venafi claims machine identity capabilities have been commoditized and added to off-the-shelf malware
4 Aug 2020
Over two dozen Android apps found stealing user data
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Over two dozen Android apps found stealing user data

Google deletes another 25 Android apps caught stealing user data, including Facebook credentials.
7 Jul 2020
Best antivirus for Windows 10
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Best antivirus for Windows 10

Want to stay secure? Here's the best business-class protection around
30 Jun 2020
Searching for a new job? That LinkedIn job offer may be fake
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Searching for a new job? That LinkedIn job offer may be fake

Threat actors use fake job offers to dupe their victims in this attack
19 Jun 2020
Evasive malware threats doubled in 2019
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Evasive malware threats doubled in 2019

Sophisticated methods of attack that dodge detection are becoming commonplace
24 Mar 2020