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  • Healthcare firms biggest target for cyber crooks

    ​The global healthcare sector experienced more than three times the number of security incidents than the average industry and is twice as likely to encounter data theft, according to a report.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner24 Sept. 15 12:49
  • Cranking up Google Apps for Work, using an actual key

    If the password isn't dead, it ought to be, shout headlines. Security experts almost universally despise the use of the password as almost the only form of end-user authentication, but there simply aren't that many alternatives.

    Written by Jon Gold22 April 15 22:41
  • Malware crooks using dated techniques to attack networks

    Malware authors are using dated measures that are still good enough to penetrate enterprise networks. In fact, 99.3 per cent of malware in 2014 took advantage of ‘command and control’ infrastructure used by at least one other malware author.

    Written by Byron Connolly08 April 15 22:05
  • Hackers prey on Russian patriotism to grow the Kelihos botnet

    The cybercriminal gang behind the Kelihos botnet is tricking users into installing malware on their computers by appealing to pro-Russian sentiments stoked by recent international sanctions against the country.

    Written by Lucian Constantin27 Aug. 14 01:47