Cyberattack on banks in Mexico, crooks take close to 400 million pesos

While the exact amount of stolen money and source of the cybercriminals are not known, the authorities have confirmed that no clients were affected. Cybercriminals infiltrated the Mexican financial system for...

Civil rights groups raise fears about Amazon Rekognition and surveillance

Use of software by law enforcement as a surveillance tool is a real concern for groups Amazon has come under fire from civil rights groups in the US that say their...

Microsite lands university with huge fine after large data breach

The University of Greenwich has received a fine of £120,000 because of the substantial damage and substantial distress caused by a security breach that exposed the personal information of 20,000...

Acunetix v12 – More Comprehensive More Accurate & 2x Faster

Acunetix, the pioneer in automated web application security software, has announced the release of Acunetix v12. This new version provides support for JavaScript ES7 to better analyse sites which rely...

Mosquito campaign by Turla undergoes significant TTPs shift

ESET researchers have observed a significant change in the campaign of the infamous espionage group Turla is a notorious espionage group, and has been active for at least ten years....

14 free online courses to help you learn more about computer security

Get a better understanding of cybersecurity with this list of free online courses that you can take to become more cyber-aware The internet offers a great variety of free courses about...

Cybersecurity training for employees still not as widespread as it should be

While training employees will not guarantee complete cyber safety for companies, it could go a long way to making workers more cyber-aware When it comes to wrapping a chain of...

Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison For Launching DDoS Attacks

A Man From New Mexico sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Attacks on various victims including  business competitors , prior employers and public services. A DDoS attack is a malicious attempt to disable or interrupt...

CloudFrunt – Identify Misconfigured CloudFront Domains

CloudFrunt is a Python-based tool for identifying misconfigured CloudFront domains, it uses DNS and looks for CNAMEs which may be allowed to be associated with CloudFront distributions. This effectively allows...

Open source code can be found everywhere but at what cost to safety?

One-third of audited codebases that contain Apache Struts suffer from the same vulnerability that facilitated the Equifax hack a year ago Open source code is ubiquitous both in commercial and internal...

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It’s (never) too late to learn long multiplication! – Naked Security

So far this week we’ve looked at Question 1 and Question 2 in our holiday-fun suggestions for technodiversions you might like: Install a...

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