[ad_1] Servers worldwide that were used to control malware-infected systems jumped more than 71% compared to 2018, Spamhaus says. For the second year in a row, the number of servers used by attackers worldwide to control malware-infected systems increased sharply. The Spamhaus Project, which tracks both the domain names and the IP addresses used by
[ad_1] The good news is that Web servers have come a long way in terms of security. But to err is human, even for IT and security people. When the security industry thinks about breaches caused by human error, the image of an employee accidentally clicking on a malicious link in a phishing email often
[ad_1] Botnets are scanning the Internet for servers exposing RDP and using weak, reused passwords to obtain access. Security researchers are watching a new botnet, GoldBrute, which is currently brute-forcing a list of roughly 1.5 million remote desktop protocol (RDP) servers exposed online. The ongoing campaign is one of many scanning for vulnerable servers and
[ad_1] Under very specific conditions, code running in a Docker container could access files anywhere on a server, according to a new CVE. A recently discovered vulnerability in the Docker container platform could allow an attacker to gain access to files used by other containers and the host server itself. And, in an unusual progression
[ad_1] ShadowHammer campaign latest to highlight dangers of supply chain attacks.
Taiwanese computer maker ASUS may have inadvertently distributed malware to over 1 million users of its systems worldwide after attackers compromised software update servers at the company last year, Kaspersky Lab said in a report Monday. Available telemetry shows the attackers planted the
[ad_1] Firmware vulnerabilities provide direct access to server hardware, enabling attackers to install malware that can pass from customer to customer. Firmware vulnerabilities in so-called bare-metal cloud servers let attackers install malware and backdoors, which remain active and grant access as servers are reassigned to new customers. Researchers at Eclypsium are today releasing a report