Travelex now being held to ransom by hackers, following NYE breach- Comment

It has been reported that, following an initial attack on the Travelex network on New Year’s Eve, hackers are now demanding a ransom to give the firm access to its systems. They have demanded payment in exchange for either restoration of IT systems or the Continue reading Travelex now being held to ransom by hackers, following NYE breach- Comment

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One in every 172 active RSA certificates are vulnerable to attack

Vulnerability has been discovered in RSA certificates that could compromise one in every 172 certificates currently in active use. On Saturday at the First IEEE Conference on Trust, Privacy, and Security in Intelligent Systems and Applications in Los Angeles, Calfornia, a team Continue reading One in every 172 active RSA certificates are vulnerable to attack

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Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Makes Nearly 40% of All Cyber Attacks in 2019

Cyber-attacks have targeted nearly 75 percent of large companies across Europe and North America over the last twelve months. According to PreciseSecurity.com research, almost 40 percent of all cyber-attacks in 2019 was performed by using cross-site scripting, which is hackers’ Continue reading Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Makes Nearly 40% of All Cyber Attacks in 2019

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LifeLabs reveals data breach, pays ransom to secure personal info of 15M people

The personal information of 15 million Canadians may have been exposed after a company that performs diagnostic, naturopathic, and genetic tests had its computer systems hacked. LifeLabs announced the breach on its website, saying it discovered the hack through proactive Continue reading LifeLabs reveals data breach, pays ransom to secure personal info of 15M people

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Cybereason Joined by Former Members of GCHQ, Foreign Office and Metro Police to Protect the UK General Election from Hackers

Cybereason’s Operation Blackout London Tabletop Simulation explored how territorial police services recognise and handle attempts to disrupt the election in a fictional UK city   Cybereason, creators of the leading Cyber Defense Platform, and former members of the British Government and the Continue reading Cybereason Joined by Former Members of GCHQ, Foreign Office and Metro Police to Protect the UK General Election from Hackers

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