The Federal Communications Commission in the US has confirmed that it experienced multiple distributed denial-of-service attacks (DDoS) over the weekend.
Gannett Co, which owns a host of media titles across the US, has reportedly suffered a data breach following a phishing attack.
Businesses that fall victim to a DDoS attack could lose, on average, as much as $2.5 million in revenue, new research has suggested.
Two men are facing a prison sentence after admitting their part in the recent TalkTalk data breach.
Consumers have placed a high level of trust in healthcare organizations to keep their data safe, but companies cannot afford to take this for granted.
A new report suggests young cybercriminals are often motivated by the possibility of notoriety, rather than financial gain.
Nearly half of all UK businesses have experienced a cybersecurity incident over the last 12 months, according to a new government paper.
The InterContinental Hotels Group says the implementation of its SPS system helped to minimize the damage caused by a recent data breach.
The Internet Society says that current perceptions of data encryption are misguided and need to change for the sake of the digital economy.
A smartphone’s internal sensors may provide cybercriminals with enough information to be able to guess a user PINs and passwords, according to new research by Newcastle University in the UK.
Millennials and the demands of upcoming GDPR regulations could result in a greater cybersecurity risk for many businesses, new research has suggested.
Over a billion data records were compromised globally in 2016, according to Gemalto’s latest Breach Level Index.
Google says that the number of websites compromised by cybercriminals has risen by 32%.
The Association of British Travel Agents discovered the data breach on March 1st, but failed to notify customers until March 16th.
Greater collaboration is needed in order to combat the significant threat of cybercrime to British businesses, according to the UK’s National Crime Agency and the National Cyber Security Centre.
US retail giant Home Depot is set to pay a $25 million settlement in relation to a data breach suffered in 2014.
The US-based nonprofit organization Consumer Reports has come up with a new standard that aims to boost consumer confidence in privacy and data security.
Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer has missed out on $2m from her annual bonus due to her management of security breaches affecting billions of users.
The UK is developing an internet safety strategy in an attempt to secure a position as “the safest place in the world for young people to go online”.
Approximately 26% of Americans have been compromised by healthcare data breaches, according to a new survey from Accenture.