Cyber Security Tag

Security experts say a spike in email scams linked to coronavirus is the worst they have seen in years.   Cyber-criminals are targeting individuals as well as industries, including aerospace, transport, manufacturing, hospitality, healthcare and insurance. Phishing emails written in English, French, Italian, Japanese, and Turkish languages have...

(Image credit: GettyImages) A Virgin Media database containing the personal details of 900,000 people was left unsecured and accessible online for 10 months, the company has admitted. The information was accessed "on at least one occasion" by an unknown user. The database, which was for marketing purposes, contained...

(Image credit: Shutterstock.com / Tharnapoom Voranavin) Employee and user data leaked due to unsecured server. Sporting company Decathlon has suffered a massive data breach exposing records of over 123 million users and employees. According to researchers at vpnMentor, more than 9GB of data was leaked from an unsecured ElasticSearch...

[et_pb_section fb_built="1" _builder_version="3.22.3"][et_pb_row _builder_version="3.25" custom_margin="|auto|-353px|auto||" custom_padding="0px|||||"][et_pb_column type="4_4" _builder_version="3.25" custom_padding="|||" custom_padding__hover="|||"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.27.4" header_2_font="|600|||||||" header_2_text_color="#0c71c3" header_2_font_size="20px" custom_padding="0px|||||" custom_padding_tablet="" custom_padding_phone="" custom_padding_last_edited="on|desktop"]A new variant of the notorious Emotet Windows malware is able to spread wirelessly by brute-forcing Wi-Fi network passwords and scanning for shared drives to infect. The wormification of...

A new variant of the notorious Emotet Windows malware is able to spread wirelessly by brute-forcing Wi-Fi network passwords and scanning for shared drives to infect. The wormification of the trojan attack was detected by researchers at Binary Defense, who this month reported that the technique...