The infamous botnet has been disrupted thanks to an international effort across the US, Canada, and several European nations.
An online map of surveillance cameras in New York City is in the works. The map project is part of a larger campaign called "Ban the Scan," sponsored by Amnesty International, which is partnering on the initiative with several other tech advocacy, privacy, and civil liberties groups. Data for the map will be "crowdsourced" by volunteers.
Qualys said the vuln gives any local user root access to systems running the most popular version of Sudo.
Hundreds of servers and 1 million Emotet infections have been dismantled globally, while authorities have taken NetWalker's Dark Web leaks site offline and charged a suspect.
Researchers publicly disclosed flaws in ADT's LifeShield DIY HD Video Doorbell, which could have allowed local attackers to access credentials, video feeds and more.
New Variant of NAT Slipstreaming Attack Could Let Remote Hackers Target Devices on Internal Networks
The new NAT Slipstreaming attack variant builds on the previously disclosed technique to bypass routers and firewalls and reach any unmanaged device within the internal network from the Internet.
It can allow cybercriminals to carry out SMSishing, SIM Swapping attacks, and identity scams while State-backed actors can use the data for all sorts of malicious purposes.
Trend Micro’s Zero Day Initiative (ZDI) on Tuesday announced the targets, prizes and rules for the Pwn2Own Vancouver 2021 hacking competition, a hybrid event scheduled to take place on April 6-8.
Emotet, which is distributed through an automated process, is said to be one of the biggest players in the cybercrime world as other malware operators like TrickBot and Ryuk have benefited from it.
Avaddon ransomware actors reportedly launched a DDoS attack against one of its victims' websites to put the victim organizations under pressure of negotiating the ransom payment.
A warning has been issued by the UK's NCA and FCA on a rise in clone company scams targeting those looking for investment opportunities to recover financially from COVID-19.
Jack Wallen discusses why the upcoming Ubuntu 21.04 is more important than some of its features would imply.
This workshop will convene stakeholders from across the electronics, battery, and solar panel supply chains to assess technical and economic barriers to the reuse, refurbishment, and recycling of these products. The major goal of the workshop is to define NIST’s role in facilitating the transition to a circular economy and identifying actionable items for doing so. Attendees, including manufacturers, researchers, policymakers, industry organizations, and reuse, refurbishing, and recycling practitioners will watch keynote speeches by world-renowned experts in the circular economy, observe panel
Cybersecurity researcher Paul Litvak today disclosed an unpatched vulnerability in Microsoft Azure Functions that could be used by an attacker to escalate privileges and escape the Docker container used for hosting them. The findings come as part of Intezer Lab's investigations into the Azure compute infrastructure. Following disclosure to Microsoft, the Windows maker is said to have "determined
Mobile devices commonly run a variety of applications that have the potential to contain exploitable vulnerabilities or deliberate malicious behaviors that exploit specific app permissions.
Kaspersky’s industrial cybersecurity researchers analyzed a list of nearly 2,000 domains impacted by Sunburst and estimated that roughly 32% of them were associated with industrial organizations.
Cyware's threat intel experts are hosting a webinar on 28th January 2021. The webinar will cover interesting discussion points around threat intelligence, where and how it fits into a mid-market security model, and what challenges teams face.
Ivanti is acquiring Cherwell to expand the reach of its Neurons platform, providing end-to-end service and asset management from IT to lines of business and from every endpoint to the IoT edge.
Massive pan-Asian retail chain operator Dairy Farm Group was attacked this month by the REvil ransomware operation. The attackers claim to have demanded a $30 million ransom.