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

Terra Quantum AG Company Says It Found Weakness That Imperils Encryption

Security experts have long worried that advances in quantum computing could eventually make it easier to break encryption that protects the privacy of people’s data. That’s because these sophisticated machines can perform calculations at speeds impossible for conventional computers, potentially enabling them to crack codes previously thought indecipherable. Now, a Swiss technology company says it … Continue reading Terra Quantum AG Company Says It Found Weakness That Imperils Encryption

5 New cybersecurity threats and challenges facing the financial services sector

It’s been a mixed year for the financial services sector. Some companies have seen increased demand for their services, while others have struggled to deal with the downturn in mortgage deals and reduced consumer spending. At a more granular level, many financial services companies have also had to deal with new ways of work, including … Continue reading 5 New cybersecurity threats and challenges facing the financial services sector

5 New cybersecurity threats and challenges facing the financial services sector

It’s been a mixed year for the financial services sector. Some companies have seen increased demand for their services, while others have struggled to deal with the downturn in mortgage deals and reduced consumer spending. At a more granular level, many financial services companies have also had to deal with new ways of work, including … Continue reading 5 New cybersecurity threats and challenges facing the financial services sector

Top 5 Need to Know Coding Defects for DevSecOps

Integrating static analysis into the development cycle can prevent coding defects and deliver secure software faster. Security practitioners are accustomed to intervening at the end of the software development process to identify security vulnerabilities, many of which could have been prevented with earlier intervention. To address this problem, developers who are already under pressure to … Continue reading Top 5 Need to Know Coding Defects for DevSecOps