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What online attacks will dominate the threat landscape this year?

This article will focus on three different and pressing issues that the IT security industry needs to be prepared for during 2018 – the increase of cyber threats via social

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Financial services firms most adept at making balanced security investments

Cyber attacks cost financial services firms more to address and contain than in any other industry, and the rate of breaches in the industry has tripled over the past five


Never Mind Malware – Social Engineering Will Be Your Biggest Threat This Year

As we enter a new year, IT security teams and cyber-criminals are both already searching for the development that will tip the scales in the on-going cyber arms race. A


Credential phishing kits target victims differently depending on location

There is a new attack vector in town – the customization of phishing kits. In a recent case uncovered by PhishMe Intelligence, a phishing kit was crafted to target residents

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Enterprises spend more than $16 million on hidden costs of detection

Most organizations employ some kind of detection-based security to protect their systems. But a new report by cyber security company Bromium reveals that this approach has major hidden costs.Upfront licensing

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The new gold rush: A look inside cryptocurrency fraud

Cybercriminals are flooding to the new world of cryptocurrencies looking to exploit the boom in interest and adoption of these electronic currencies, according to Digital Shadows. This new gold rush


ICO protection: Key threats, attack tools and safeguards

Group-IB has analyzed the basic information security risks for the cryptoindustry and compiled a rating of key threats to an ICO (initial coin offering).On average, over 100 attacks are conducted

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High-Profile Twitter Accounts Hit by Turkish Propaganda Campaign

A Twitter campaign purportedly carried out by Turkish hacker group ‘Ayyildiz Tim’ has targeted the accounts of several high-profile individuals to spread political propaganda, according to McAfee.In a blog post

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Security in the enterprise: Things are looking up!

Cybersecurity is quickly becoming the number one business priority, says identity and access management company Okta.Based on the results of an analysis of authentication and verification events made through the


Wombat Security Pinpoints Phishing Impacts and Key Regional, Industry, and Generational Differences in Fourth Annual State of the Phish™ Report

Wombat Security Technologies (Wombat), the leading provider of cyber security awareness and training, today announces the release of its annual State of the Phish™ research report. The report findings demonstrate