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Decrypted: The Expanse: “Well, this is off to a good start”

Enlarge / The most badass UN Deputy Undersecretary the solar system has ever seen. Shohreh Aghdashloo as Chrisjen Avasarala. In this...

PetrWrap: the new Petya-based ransomware used in targeted attacks

This year we found a new family of ransomware used in targeted attacks against organizations.After penetrating an organization’s network the threat actors used the...

Yahoo to give Marissa Mayer $23 million parting gift after sale...

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer seen at the Fortune Global Forum on November 3, 2015 in San Francisco. (credit: Getty Images | Justin Sullivan) ...

From Shamoon to StoneDrill

Beginning in November 2016, Kaspersky Lab observed a new wave of wiper attacks directed at multiple targets in the Middle East.The malware used in...

Breaking The Weakest Link Of The Strongest Chain

Around July last year, more than a 100 Israeli servicemen were hit by a cunning threat actor.The attack compromised their devices and exfiltrated data...

Yahoo reveals more breachiness to users victimized by forged cookies

(credit: Clever Cupcakes) Yahoo has sent out another round of notifications to users, warning some that their accounts may have been breached as...

KopiLuwak: A New JavaScript Payload from Turla

On 28 January 2017, John Lambert of Microsoft (@JohnLaTwC) tweeted about a malicious document that dropped a “very interesting .JS backdoor“.Since the end of...

Doctor Who’s Peter Capaldi to ditch TARDIS at end of 2017

Enlarge (credit: Doctor Who, BBC) Peter Capaldi's Time Lord has called time on Doctor Who, after he confirmed in a surprise announcement during...

Yahoo pushes back timing of Verizon deal after breaches

Verizon’s planned acquisition of Yahoo will take longer than expected and won’t close until this year’s second quarter, the internet company said on Monday. The...

More, cheaper, bigger, faster: The defense and cyber strategy of Donald...

Enlarge / Where's the defense and cyber-weapon procurement budget going, Mr. President-elect?Getty Images | Joe Raedle reader comments 75 Share this story Since...

Threat Attribution: Misunderstood & Abused

Despite its many pitfalls, threat attribution remains an important part of any incident response plan. Here's why. Threat attribution is the process of identifying actors...

Ransomware: How A Security Inconvenience Became The Industry's Most-Feared Vulnerability

There are all sorts of ways to curb ransomware, so why has it spread so successfully? The word "ransomware" conjures up images of dark cloaks...