Cyber criminals borrow APT techniques to install mining software

6 Mar

With the aim of earning crypto-currency, criminals have started to use mining software in their attacks, says Kaspersky Lab.

Data protection in an era of continuous attacks

19 Feb

One of the biggest dangers for businesses in terms of breaches is the belief that it won't happen to them, says Reduxio.

Free decryption keys for Cryakl ransomware released

Feb 13, 2018

The keys were obtained during an investigation with Kaspersky Lab, and shared with No More Ransom.

What lessons on cyber security can we take into 2018?

Jan 23, 2018

If 2017 is remembered for anything in the cyber sphere, it is remembered as the year of malware, says Trend Micro.

Small businesses continue to be targeted by cyber criminals

Dec 7, 2017

SMEs are in danger of complacency with regards to cyber security, believing they are of no interest to cyber criminals, but this is not the case, says Trend Micro.

Ransomware seen as the greatest threat to businesses

Dec 1, 2017

E-mail and Web use are the most common ransomware infection vectors, the report says.

Africa's top ransomware families revealed

Nov 23, 2017

The Ceber ransomware accounted for 80% of attacks on the continent, followed by the likes of WannaCry, Jaff, Locky and Petya.

The air gap and ransomware conundrum

Cloud infrastructure holds the key to beating ransomware.

Cyber Kill Chain stops ransomware, post-breach threats

Nov 15, 2017

Threat intelligence information is provided from multiple detection engines and mapped against the Cyber Kill Chain stages, says Bitrate.

Tough economic times drive enterprise risks

Risk management should be embedded in the business processes throughout the organisational hierarchy of accountability and progress of all action plans, says Cura.

BadRabbit ransomware attackers pull back

Oct 26, 2017

The latest ransomware strain wreaked havoc across the globe before the infections stopped.

New cyber attacks hits Russia, other nations

Oct 25, 2017

Malware called "BadRabbit" hits Russia and other nations, affecting the Russian Interfax news agency and causing flight delays.