Threats North Korean hackers stole $882 million from cryptocurrency exchanges in 2 years

A U.N. Security Council report has highlighted how North Korean hackers have been carrying out and sponsoring a wave of …

Threats Cryptomining infections outnumbered ransomware by ten times in 2018

Cryptomining operations infected IT networks of ten times as many organisations compared to ransomware infections in 2018 but only 16 …

Information Security How real is the threat of cryptojacking?

Danielle Russell, group product marketing manager at AlienVault, an AT&T company, says that 2018 was the year of cryptojacking. Can …

Threats Why cryptojacking is more harmful than you think

By Liviu Arsene, Senior e-Threat Analyst at Bitdefender In 2017, Bitcoin reached a record-high value of $19,000 per unit. Prior …

News Hackers stole $60 million in cryptocurrency from Japanese exchange

Hackers stole about $60 million in cryptocurrency from Japanese cryptocurrency firm Tech Bureau Corp on September 14th. According to government …

Threats Worried about cryptojacking? Here’s what you need to know

Adam Vincent, CEO, ThreatConnect, on the rising threat of cryptojacking and what you can do to protect your business. The …

Threats Cryptocurrency mining impacted 42% of organisations worldwide in H1 2018

Earlier this year, Symantec Threat Intelligence revealed that cryptocurrency mining (cryptojacking, cryptomining) operations rose by 1,200 percent in the UK …

Cryptomining Crypto-Miners and the Future of Cyber Defence

Most cyber-attackers aim to steal or jeopardise data, but there are a growing number of hackers that break into your …

Cryptomining Crypto-mining vs ransomware – a difference you should know!

Ed Moyle, Director of Thought Leadership and Research for ISACA, shares his thoughts ahead of TEISS2018, on the current and future challenges in the world of cyber …