[ad_1] The new malware, dubbed “Milum,” can take control of industrial devices. A Trojan that gains remote control of devices has been identified and is being tracked by researchers with the Kaspersky Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT). Dubbed “Milum,” the Trojan is being distributed in a campaign the researchers are calling “WildPressure.” Analysis indicates
[ad_1] For all the cautions against doing so, one-third of organizations in a Proofpoint survey said they paid their attackers after getting infected with ransomware. Ransomware attacks on organizations are likely to continue unabated in the near term if the results of a new survey by Proofpoint are any indication. The security vendor recently polled
[ad_1] Pending approval of the settlement, affected account holders may be eligible for a payout or two years of free credit monitoring. Yahoo account holders who were among the 3 billion affected in a series of data breaches between 2013 and 2016 could qualify for a cash payout or two years of free credit monitoring.
[ad_1] Research highlights how most criminals exploit human curiosity and trust to click, download, install, open, and send money or information. Most cybercriminals target people, not infrastructure: More than 99% of emails distributing malware from 2018 into 2019 required human interaction to click links, open documents, accept security warnings, or complete other tasks to effectively
[ad_1] In 2.5 hours of research, one security expert uncovered more than 80 actively compromised ecommerce websites. Magecart, the e-commerce threat behind security breaches at Ticketmaster, British Airways, and other prominent targets, remains a top concern among researchers: In 2.5 hours, one security expert discovered more than 80 e-commerce sites actively under the control of
[ad_1] Research presented at DEF CON shows that attackers can hijack Wi-Fi and Bluetooth-connected speakers to produce damaging sounds. Sound can be damaging to physical health — even lethal. And a hacker can generate sounds that can do damage through common Wi-Fi- and Bluetooth-connected devices, according to a research presentation at DEF CON 27. Matt
[ad_1] Enterprise VulnerabilitiesFrom DHS/US-CERT’s National Vulnerability Database CVE-2018-18995PUBLISHED: 2019-01-03
Pluto Safety PLC Gateway Ethernet devices ABB GATE-E1 and GATE-E2 all versions do not allow authentication to be configured on administrative telnet or web interfaces, which could enable various effects vectors, including conducting device resets, reading or modifying registers, and changing configu… CVE-2018-18997PUBLISHED: 2019-01-03