Liberia has been hit with a harmful DDoS attack yet, with most of its residents unable to get online. The Mirai botnet is the cause.
ESET’s Michael Aguilar takes a deep dive into SMS/messaging clients, security, and privacy.
In terms of technological advancement, Estonia is up there. It is, for example, the first ever country to offer e-residency permits to any world citizen.
Cyberattacks are “no longer the stuff of spy thrillers” – they are now a very serious threat to individuals, organizations and economies.
As we continue to do more things with our smartphones, the threat posed by mobile malware increases. Here’s a short history of its development.
Here’s a list of the 10 tools every white hat hacker needs in their toolkit, says ESET’s Lucas Paus.
It seems the current DDoS tactics from cybercriminals is to gain control over millions of IoT devices and direct their power towards any target they choose.
The personal details of 550,000 Australian Red Cross blood donors have been leaked in an event being described as Australia’s largest ever security breach.
As the world celebrates International Internet Day, we take a look at how cybercriminal activity has evolved online.
At least 50 celebrity Apple iCloud accounts and 72 Gmail inboxes were broken into by 36-year old Ryan Collins, whose victims included Jennifer Lawrence, Kirsten Dunst, Avril Lavigne, Kate Hudson, and Rihanna.
Stephen Cobb, senior security researcher at ESET answers the 10 most frequently asked questions on election hacking.
Who would have thought that webcams could be exploited? Well, they can, and so serious is the issue, that it has the likes of Mark Zuckerberg covering them with up with tape.
ESET’s threat analysts have taken a closer look at the software used by Sednit to spy on its targets and steal confidential information.
Chinese firm says it will recall vulnerable components, but as long as insecure devices continue to be attached to the internet, there will be opportunities for malicious hackers to exploit them and use them for their own ends.
On Friday October 21st, a series of IoT DDoS attacks caused widespread disruption of legitimate internet activity in the US. Stephen Cobb investigates.