In late April, a new variant of ransomware, Sodinokibi, was observed exploiting CVE 2019-2725 , a deserialization vulnerability in Oracle WebLogic Server. The vulnerability allows remote code execution without authentication. Vulnerabilities of this so…Continue Reading
SENSORID attack: Calibration fingerprinting that can easily trace your iOS and Android phones, study reveals.
Yesterday, at the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, the researchers presented a research paper titled , that introduces the calibration…Continue Reading
In the first part of this two-part series on Key Management, we saw how an increasing number of organizations are encrypting their sensitive data to mitigate cybersecurity risks. As covered earlier, with cybercriminals getting more sophisticated, merel…Continue Reading
Gartner’s latest IT spending forecast predicts that spending on data center systems will reach $195 billion in 2019, but decrease to $190 billion through 2022. In contrast, spending on cloud infrastructure services will grow from $39.5 billion in 2019 …Continue Reading
Microsoft announced today the final version of its security configuration baseline settings for Windows 10 Version 1903 and Windows Server Version 1903, downloadable today using the Microsoft Security Compliance Toolkit. The Windows 10 security baselin…Continue Reading
LAWtrust, an Etion company and Africa’s leading provider of digital security solutions, has announced the launch of the Trust Academy, designed to provide individuals and organisations with essential cyber security training and education. The academy, …Continue Reading
A new report that looked at millions of connections from IoT devices present on enterprise networks found that over 40% of them do not encrypt their traffic. This means a large number of such devices are exposed to man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacks wher…Continue Reading
LAREDO, TX (KGNS) – Ransomware is a type of virus that blocks your computer’s information and doesn’t give you access until you pay a certain amount of money.
Although these days cyber-attacks are nothing out of the ordinary, the City of Laredo has be…Continue Reading
A new survey from IBM says more than 70 percent of Americans have engaged in risky cyber behavior while traveling. Caleb Barlow, VP of threat intelligence for IBM Security, discusses the risks and how to prevent attacks.Continue Reading
2019 Cybersecurity Statistics. The SiteLock 2019 Website Security Report says these criminals now focus on quieter attacks. But that doesn’t mean they have decreased. Because attacks increased by 59% for 2018. And by December 2018 the number of attacks…Continue Reading