In this age of destructive and fast-spreading malware, companies are giving whitelisting a second look -- and with cloud-based, peer-to-peer whitelists and reputation scoring, the technology now has a chance to be widely adopted.
Despite Microsoft rolling out a patch for a vulnerability almost two months prior, some companies hadn’t implemented the patch because they still needed to test it in their environment. But that lag is what left the UK’s National Health Service open to attack.
Behavioral analytics and A.I, among other technologies, are needed for better corporate defenses.
The first sign of trouble was a call from Brooke Frizzell's bank: Had her husband, Craig, just called in claiming to have forgotten his account password?
Employees booting up computers at work Monday could see red as they discover they're victims of a global "ransomware" cyberattack that has created chaos in 150 countries and could wreak even greater havoc as more malicious variations appear.
This weekend's global online extortion attack reinforces the need for businesses and other large organizations to update their computer operating systems and security software, cybersecurity experts said.
The speed of wire and electronic transfers makes bank and brokerage accounts a more appealing target, especially as security advances in other areas — like chip and pin technology on debit and credit cards.
My team in the Threat Research Center at WhiteHat Security specializes in mobile application business logic assessments, which is a hands-on penetration test of both mobile client-side apps and the business logic that can be used to circumvent the security built into the program.
Transparency is everything; privacy is next to impossible.
Belfast is set to deliver the definitive master class in how “not to get hacked” next week when the city hosts two major cyber security conferences which will include insights from a former spy agency boss, some of the world’s top online security entrepreneurs and international professional hackers.
Can a deleted app keep on tracking you, even if the app is off the phone? The unsatisfying answer: Yes and no.
The U.S. House of Representatives voted Tuesday to overturn rules scheduled to go into effect later this year that would have banned internet service providers such as Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Verizon from tracking user online activities and reselling the data without consumers first opting-in.