The CopyCat malware exploits some known vulnerabilities in older versions of Android which allows an attacker to root the victim’s phone. It then can install applications and will hijack ads from your phone, effectively paying the attacker each time an ad pops up.
Applications are literally at the core of our digital lives, so it’s more important than ever to ensure that enterprises of all types can provide safe digital experiences. We hope this report provides valuable insights and recommendations on how to secure the apps that drive your business.
There's another 'worldwide' attack known as Petya Ransomware and it's spreading quickly - learn about it first from WhiteHat Security.
IDC predicts that by 2020, data breaches will affect nearly 25% of the world’s population.
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The question on a lot of peoples’ minds is, “Why was this allowed to happen, wasn’t there a fix?”. Microsoft did indeed release a fix for the SMB vulnerability that ultimately was exploited by the WannaCry attack some months ago. If this patch was available, why didn’t everyone patch? Why were that many systems vulnerable?
The WannaCry attack has gained worldwide notoriety for how quickly and far reaching it has spread. At the heart of the issue was a vulnerability in Microsoft's product that left unpatched systems vulnerable to attack.
A large scale cyber attack of hospitals across England has staff and patients reeling. The fallout has serious impacts on individuals’ healthcare, as everything from patient records and prescriptions to surgery schedules are inaccessible.
Every step has led me to where I am today, leading the Sales Engineering organization for WhiteHat Security. It’s a great opportunity to help my team demonstrate to organizations how application security works in a hands-on demonstration, and how to architect their AST solutions. But how did I get here?
As I was reading the proposed OWASP Top 10 for 2017 and preparing to submit my input, I thought I’d provide a brief recap of the changes here, and share the two large changes that stood out for me.