LazyScripter hackers target airlines with remote access trojans

Security researchers analyzing multiple sets of malicious emails believe they uncovered activity belonging to a previously unidentified actor that fits the description of an advanced persistent threat (APT). The actor received the name LazyScripter and has been active since 2018, using phishing to target individuals seeking immigration to Canada for a job, airlines, and the … Continue reading LazyScripter hackers target airlines with remote access trojans

Game Over: Stopping DDoS Attacks Before They Start

Video games are poised for a revolution, but benefits will come to fruition only if the industry can guarantee consistent performance and availability. At one point or another, all online gamers have suffered from a sudden time lag or lost Wi-Fi connection at a crucial moment. Most players find these issues frustrating, but in some … Continue reading Game Over: Stopping DDoS Attacks Before They Start

2020s COVID Accelerated Digitalization Demands Stronger Cybersecurity in 2021

As critical infrastructure faces increasing and sophisticated attacks, these trends will enable the energy sector to shore up its cybersecurity defenses. From shifts in geopolitics, the energy transition, and climate change to upending the status quo in global health, financial markets, and private sector business models, 2020 will be remembered as a year of seismic … Continue reading 2020s COVID Accelerated Digitalization Demands Stronger Cybersecurity in 2021

Rethinking IoT Security: Its Not About the Devices

Keeping IoT safe in the future will require securing the networks themselves. Focusing on the devices is a never-ending battle that will only become more burdensome. Across the rapidly changing enterprise landscape, Internet of Things (IoT) security is top of mind for most organizations. As cybersecurity leaders, we know that the growing amount of IoT … Continue reading Rethinking IoT Security: Its Not About the Devices

Stolen credit card shop Jokers Stash closes after making a fortune

The administrator of Joker's Stash, a popular and one of the longest-running marketplace for cybercriminals to purchase stolen credit cards, announced on Friday that they would permanently shut down the operation next month. They published messages on multiple cybercriminal forums to inform about the retirement, set for February 15, and that all servers and backups … Continue reading Stolen credit card shop Jokers Stash closes after making a fortune