Threat Level: green Handler on Duty: Daniel Wesemann

SANS ISC: Information Security News Information Security News

Sign Up for Free!   Forgot Password?
Log In or Sign Up for Free!

Popular News

Top News

1 day ago VC Giant Sequoia Capital Informs Investors of Data Breach

SecurityWeek View Synopsis+1

Silicon Valley-based venture capital giant Sequoia Capital informed investors last week that their information may have been compromised in a data breach.

1 day ago How cyberattacks can threaten colleges and universities

TechRepublic View Synopsis+1
With the shift to remote learning, schools are facing greater security risks and smaller financial margins, says BlueVoyant.

1 day ago These hackers sell network logins to the highest bidder. And ransomware gangs are buying

ZDNet View Synopsis+1
Stealing and selling RDP credentials has risen over the last year - and cyber criminal middlemen are making a profit by putting businesses at risk from ransomware and other attacks.

1 day ago France Warns of Stolen Healthcare Credentials

InfoRiskToday View Synopsis+1
Alert Comes Amid Recent Ransomware Attacks on Hospitals, OthersFrench authorities are warning the country's healthcare sector of the discovery of a glut of stolen credentials, apparently belonging to hospital workers, that were found for sale on the dark web. The alert comes amid a recent rise in ransomware attacks on hospitals and other healthcare entities.

Latest News

3 hours ago Cloud, data amongst APAC digital skills most needed

ZDNet View Synopsis+1
Up to 819 million workers in Asia-Pacific will use digital skillsets by 2025, compared to 149 million today, with businesses likely to face severe shortage in data, cloud, and cybersecurity if little is done to build up these capabilities.

5 hours ago Facebook bans Myanmar military-controlled accounts from its platforms

ZDNet View Synopsis+1
Facebook and Instagram will remove these accounts to slow down the Myanmar military's efforts to coordinate harm and incite violence across the country.

6 hours ago Google Discloses Details of Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in Windows

SecurityWeek View Synopsis+1

Google's cybersecurity research unit Project Zero on Wednesday disclosed the details of a recently patched Windows vulnerability that can be exploited for remote code execution.

9 hours ago Washington Senate OKs Measure Creating State Office of Cybersecurity

SecurityWeek View Synopsis+1

In response to a security breach that exposed personal information from around 1.6 million unemployment claims filed last year, the Washington Senate has unanimously passed a measure that creates a state Office of Cybersecurity.

9 hours ago Federal Reserve's Money Transfer Services Suffer Outage

InfoRiskToday View Synopsis+1
Operational Error Blamed for Nationwide System CrashThe Federal Reserve's online money transfer system, including Fedwire Funds and Fedcash, suffered an outage for more than three hours Wednesday afternoon, citing technical issues for the event and not a cyber incident. Systems were restored by late afternoon.

10 hours ago PerimeterX Banks $57 Million for Bot Protection Expansion

SecurityWeek View Synopsis+1

Looking to take advantage of a growing global market for its bot protection technologies, PerimeterX has banked a new $57 million round of venture capital funding.