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Hardware/Network

DDoS Attacks Nearly Double Since January

Organizations experienced an average of 237 DDoS attack attempts per month during the third quarter (equivalent to eight DDoS attack attempts every day), which represents a 35% increase in monthly

Vendor News

Global Cyber Alliance launched the Quad9 DNS service to secure your online experience

The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA) has launched the Quad9 DNS service (9.9.9.9), a new free Domain Name Service resolver that will check user’s requests against the IBM X-Force’s threat intelligence

Hardware/Network

Fileless Malware Prompts Evolution of Endpoint Defenses

Conventional network endpoint defense used to rely largely on the basic fact that computers primarily used files to communicate. Files were not only transmitted to and from other systems, but

Software

Why hackers reuse malware

Software developers love to reuse code wherever possible, and hackers are no exception. While we often think of different malware strains as separate entities, the reality is that most new

Mobile Software

Mobile Malware Incidents Hit 100% of Businesses

Attempted malware infections against BYOD and corporate mobile devices are expected to continue to grow, new data shows.Every business with BYOD and corporate mobile device users across the globe has

Software

Attackers Exploiting Microsoft DDE Protocol to Install Malware

Attackers are using Microsoft’s Dynamic Data Exchange protocol to download and install malware. Microsoft has warned about the issue, and given users guidance on how to protect themselves, but does

Industry Insights

Lastline Reveals Predictions and Trends For the 2018 Cyberthreat Landscape

By Noe Sacoco Jr -PM director at Lastline, Company predicts continued rise in cybercrime will be met with advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning as emerging methods to counteract

Mobile

Sneaky malware downloader found in apps on Google Play

Google has removed from Google Play eight apps that have served as downloaders for Android banking malware.The packages – a mixture of Android cleaners and news app – looked pretty

Hardware/Network

Should you fear the Reaper?

Move over Mirai, there’s a new monstrous botnet in town. The newly-discovered botnet, dubbed “Reaper” or “IoTroop,” appears to be a more powerful strain of the Internet of Things (IoT)

Mobile

Android users warned of malicious apps hidden in Google Play Store

ESET report reveals multi-stage malware lurking in family of legitimate-sounding apps.Android users have once again been warned to take care when installing new apps on their phone after yet another