A cybersecurity firm is accused of deceiving potential clients in order to extort business, according to whistle blower testimony to the FTC.
Archives - May 2015
Two men were arrested last week for allegedly developing hacking software that steals user information and photos from the image-hosting website Photobucket.
A new study by the Ponemon Institute has revealed anxiety at the security of new payment systems, pressured by consumer demand, reports SC Magazine.
Guild Wars 2's security team serves tough justice on teleporting hacker.
The mass collection of American phone records and metadata by the National Security Agency (NSA) has been ruled illegal by a US appeals court.
The world is moving online and so too now is politics. But as online, electronic voting (e-voting) increasingly becomes reality, are we opening ourselves up to vote rigging by power-hungry politicians or fame-seeking hackers?
In this recorded webinar the security challenge that mobile devices and BYOD bring to the businesses, notably smaller businesses, is reviewed; then defensive strategies are presented.
Not only is Brazil one of the most populated countries in the world, but it is also one of the countries with the highest percentage of Internet users using online banking. The latest research from ESET is now available: CPL Malware in Brazil.
Millions of WordPress sites are vulnerable to a scripting flaw found in two popular plugins, one of which can be found in the default installation of the blogging platform.
Concern over the security of Windows in China has led to a 'gold rush', as Chinese firms race to fill the gap left by Microsoft's operating system, reports Reuters.
Researchers have uncovered a new malware which will try to 'destroy' the computer, reports Cisco. Let's understand how it really is.
Two researchers surprised people by demonstrating how they could carry out a denial of service (DoS) attack on iOS devices.
An Australian man facing 25 hacking charges has fled to Europe, ahead of being trialled for attacks which targeted major computer firms.
Smartphone authentication: is biometric technology ready to replace PINs and passwords?
Microsoft is set to introduce a new update system for Windows 10 that will effectively do away with Patch Tuesday.
A breakthrough in e-voting from the University of Birmingham suggests that the old ballot box tradition may come to an end in time for future votes across the UK.
Is a hacker really to blame for unflattering comments posted on a wedding photographer's Facebook page?
Harley says that scams and social engineering have been a constant in cybercrime - but in the past few years, some scams have got markedly more sophisticated, and more difficult even for a trained eye to spot.
It's National Small Business Week in the U.S. and, because properly protecting the digital assets of your small business could be vital to its success, here's a cybersecurity survival guide.
The FBI is taking cybercrime seriously. Here are some of the most wanted hackers in the world, and what they're wanted for...