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‘Internet of things’ is making us more vulnerable – Albuquerque Journal

The United States may have escaped most digital damage from the global “ransomware” virus, though cyber experts fear more attacks. One possible explanation is that the malicious software – “malware”

Growth of DDoS attacks slows, but risks remain and still matter – Networks Asia – Asia’s Source for Enterprise Network Knowledge

The risks to the Internet and to targeted industry sectors remain and continue to evolve, according to the latest State of the Internet / Security Report released by Akamai Technologies,

Potential threat: Flokibot, malware for PoS devices – The Indian Express

In addition to hundreds of thousands of computers across the globe being affected by Wannacry ransomware in the past few weeks, an area of concern for the financial services sector

The effectiveness of standards in preventing and mitigating DDoS attacks

Whether or not you work in IT security, distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are becoming more visible by the day. In the last three months of 2016 alone, DDoS

Yes, you still need endpoint malware protection – CIO

There has been a steady stream of reports and claims lately that many of us no longer need endpoint security, that antivirus (AV) programs on our PCs are worthless. Gizmodo

Threats and Benefits of the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT), which involves increasing inter connectivity of technology, has been described as part of the next industrial revolution. It will bring massive changes in existing patterns

How does a DDoS attack work? – Security – Techworld

DDoS attacks are one of the most common forms of cyber attack, with the number of global DDoS attacks increasing to 50 million annually, according to VeriSign. Distributed denial of

How to remove malware from your computer – Popular Science

Disaster has struck—an unwanted piece of malware took root on your computer. So what’s your next step? While the potential damage viruses can cause shouldn’t be underestimated, you might be

IoT Security: Government Accountability Office Highlights Risks Posed By Internet Of Things

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report on the internet of things (IoT) that found the growing popularity of web-connected devices poses a number of concerns involving security, privacy

Cyber attacks are certain, cyber security business is not – Livemint

New York: It’s now clear that cyber attacks are a fact of life for corporations and governments. What’s less clear are the winners and losers among companies focused on stopping