Check Point reveals Global Threat Index with Formbook as top malware
Cybersecurity leader Check Point unveils Global Threat Index, identifying Formbook as September's dominant malware.
Qakbot cyber hacking operation revealed by Check Point and FBI
FBI dismantles Qakbot cyber hacking operation, impacting 700k computers worldwide. The malware is highly adaptive and financially-driven.
Notorious ransomware group REvil taken down in government fight back
Multi-government effort takes down notorious ransomware group REvil, hijacking servers in cybercriminal takedown.
Europol, FBI, Bitdefender team up on ransomware decryptor
The decryptor neutralises the latest versions of GandCrab – the most prolific families of file-encrypting malware to date.
Largest DDoS-for-hire websites responsible for 11% of attacks worldwide – Nexusguard
FBI crackdown on 'booters' reduces global DDoS attacks by 11%, but booter websites may make a comeback, says Nexusguard.
Advice: FBI urges people to reboot their routers following Russia attack
After the FBI issued a plea for people around the world to reset their routers, Vectra's EMEA director has some advice for businesses moving forward.
Decrypted: Phantom Secure takedown a 'significant blow' against Australia's organised crime networks
Australian, US and Canadian law enforcement agencies collaborate to bust Canadian security firm providing encrypted communications to organised crime market.
Microsoft, ESET & law enforcement disrupt Gamarue botnet
Microsoft, ESET, the FBI, Interpol, Europol and other security stakeholders have collectively dismantled a major botnet operation known as Gamarue.
FirstWave tackles $3 billion enterprise issue
Scammers targeting C-Level executives have cost businesses over $3bn, leading FirstWave to release an impersonation filter.
Stop bullying Apple around and start doing some intelligence homework
The FBI should stop bullying Apple and the technology industry and spend their time and energy instead on figuring out other ways of investigating.
Is Apple creating an unhackable smartphone?
Various sources attest to the fact that Apple is working on creating a phone that is unhackable by government bodies or even Apple itself.
FBI asks Apple to break into iPhones. Apple says no
Apple has solidified its stance on digital privacy, with CEO Tim Cook publishing an open letter to customers about why it won't comply with FBI's requ.
Political parties push for Coleman exit as Dotcom debacle drags on
NZ Immigration right to distance itself from claims ministers were unaware of FBI involvement in #KimDotcom case. (110 characters).
Should Coleman come clean over FBI Dotcom briefing?
Former Immigration Minister Jonathan Coleman called upon to reveal when he was informed of FBI investigation into Kim Dotcom.
Microsoft attacks global cyber criminals
In unison with the FBI and authorities across the world, Microsoft has disrupted a global cybercrime operation responsible for over half a billion dollars in financial fraud.
FBI arrests Kiwi in global Facebook ring
Global investigation into an alleged international cybercrime ring costing Facebook users NZ$1 billion.
Florida company loses Apple ID's not FBI
Software company sets record straight over stolen Apple IDs as FBI deny losing data.
Apple denies FBI device ID list
Apple distances itself from a hacker group's claim of stealing 12m device identification numbers from an FBI laptop.
FBI reveals Steve Jobs file
Apple founder was investigated in 1991 for a possible job with the US government; so what did they find?.
Safeguarding data centres
The increasing complexity of cyber attacks is driving the need for robust security measures in data centers.