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Cybercrime figures are ‘tip of the iceberg’

By Tim Thurlings, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer, Bluedog Security Monitoring (www.bluedog-security.com) Tim Thurlings of bluedog Security Monitoring says that the current figures disguise the full extent of the problem

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As Necurs Botnet Falls from Grace, Emotet Rises

Researchers wonder if a recent “amateur spam” campaign by the once-prevalant malware distribution botnet is a sign of trojans looking to other infection paths. Click here to view original webpage

Software

Cybersecurity technology acquisitions continue to grow

The cybersecurity technology sector continues to experience a wave of acquisitions. Leading technology vendors and security service providers continue to strengthen their portfolios by acquiring technology and capabilities to address

Software

How to stop Phishing Attacks : Cybersecurity Research Findings

Nearly eight in 10 organizations cut their risk of phishing attacks through security awareness training activities, a new report specific to that type of malware infiltration found. Click here to view

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Emerging Cyber-Security Threats for 2020: The Rise of Disruptionware and High-Impact Ransomware Attacks

Disruptionware is defined by the Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT) as a new and “emerging category of malware designed to suspend operations within a victim organization through the compromise of the

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US Cybersecurity Agency Issues Emotet Warning

America’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) issued a warning yesterday after observing an increase in the number of targeted cyber-attacks that utilize Emotet. Click here to view original webpage at www.infosecurity-magazine.com

Artificial Intelligence

AI, automation emerge as critical tools for cybersecurity

Artificial intelligence and automation adoption rates are rising, and investment plans are high on enterprise radars. AI is in pilots or use at 41% of companies, with another 42% actively

Vendor News

Microsoft discovers new sLoad 2.0 (Starslord) malware

After thoroughly having its secrets laid bare last month in a Microsoft exposé report, the operators of the sLoad malware have put into circulation a revamped 2.0 version earlier this month.

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Cybersecurity: Awareness is Only the First Step

European Cyber Security Month (ESCM) is an annual campaign designed to raise awareness of the myriad of threats individuals and organisations face in today’s ever more connected world Click here

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Check Point report highlights latest cyber-threats worldwide

Check Point Research has published its 2020 Cyber Security Report. The report highlights the main tactics cyber-criminals are using to attack organisations worldwide across all industries and gives cybersecurity professionals