Information Security Demand for cyber security services to rise during elections, says McAfee CEO

Chris Young, CEO of McAfee, has predicted that the demand for cyber security services would rise significantly during general elections …

Information Security Under Armour’s MyFitnessPal app breached, 150 mn customer details accessed

Leading sportswear brand Under Armour announced on Thursday that account details of approximately 150 million users of the company's MyFitnessPal …

Information Security Lazio falls for email scam, transfers €2mn to hacker’s account

Italian football club Lazio fell victim to a sophisticated email scam and transferred two million euros to a bank account …

Information Security Cyber crime ring that swindled global banks off over EUR 1 billion apprehended

A Russian-Ukrainian cyber crime ring that caused losses of over EUR 1 billion to over 100 financial institutions in 40 …

Threats Iranian hackers targeting UK universities, warns NCSC

Shortly after it was revealed that a number of think tanks in the UK that specialised in discussing issues pertaining …

Threats Major rise in DDoS attacks on cryptocurrency exchanges in Q4

DDoS attacks on cryptocurrency exchanges, mostly located in the Asia-Pacific region, rose significantly in Q4, even beating the total number …

Information Security National Lottery hacked again! 10.5m customers asked to change passwords

Camelot, the operator of the UK's National Lottery, advised all of its 10.5 million users to change their passwords after …

Information Security Cyber criminals laundering £142 bn each year using cryptocurrencies

Cyber criminals across the globe launder up to £142 bn each year from the proceeds of their criminal activities and …

Threats U.S. agencies using GrayKey devices to hack into citizens’ iPhones

A sophisticated iPhone unlocker device named GrayKey is being used frequently by law enforcement authorities in the United States to …

Information Security Chinese hackers caught stealing data from government contractor’s network

Between May 2016 and late 2017, a hacker group alleged to be close to the Chinese government hacked into a …

Threats London firms losing £26 million every month to hackers: Scotland Yard

New statistics from the Scotland Yard's cyber crime unit have confirmed how cyber criminals are exploiting the human factor to …

Threats Over 9.32 bn malware attacks launched by hackers in 2017

Cyber criminals across the globe launched as many as 9.32 billion malware attacks last year, taking advantage of over 12,500 …