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How to build your own VPN if you’re (rightfully) wary of...

While not perfect, either, cloud hosting providers have a better customer data record.

Keybase Extension Brings End-to-End Encrypted Chat To Twitter, Reddit, GitHub

A recently released extension for Chrome, developed by the public key crypto database Keybase, brought end-to-end encrypted messaging to several apps this week.

Dridex: A History of Evolution

In the several years that the Dridex family has existed, there have been numerous unsuccessful attempts to block the botnetrsquo;s activity.

The ongoing evolution of the malware demonstrates that the cybercriminals are not about to bid farewell to their brainchild, which is providing them with a steady revenue stream.

IT threat evolution Q1 2017. Statistics

According to KSN data, Kaspersky Lab solutions detected and repelled 479,528,279 malicious attacks from online resources located in 190 countries all over the world.

File antivirus detected a total of 174,989,956 unique malicious and potentially unwanted objects.

Available Tools Making Dent in WannaCry Encryption

Tools are beginning to emerge that can be used to begin the process of recovering files encrypted by WannaCry on some Windows systems.

Senate’s Use of Signal A Good First Step, Experts Say

The Senate's use of the end-to-end encrypted messaging app Signal is a good first step in protecting U.S. democratic institutions, but much more needs to be protected.

Ztorg: money for infecting your smartphone

This research started when we discovered an infected Pokeacute;mon GO guide in Google Play. We detected the malware as Trojan.AndroidOS.Ztorg.ad.

After some searching, I found some other similar infected apps that were being distributed from the Google Play Store.

After I started tracking these infected apps, two things struck me – how rapidly they became popular and the comments in the user review sections.

WannaCry ransomware used in widespread attacks all over the world

Earlier today, our products detected and successfully blocked a large number of ransomware attacks around the world.
In these attacks, data is encrypted with the extension “.WCRYrdquo; added to the filenames. Our analysis indicates the attack, dubbed “WannaCryrdquo;, is initiated through an SMBv2 remote code execution in Microsoft Windows.

Spotify and—no joke—iTunes are coming to the Windows Store

Apple's music app is a major get for Microsoft and Windows 10 S.

Openwave Mobility to Present at William Blair Technology Growth Conference 2017

REDWOOD CITY, CA May 10 2017 – Openwave Mobility, a software innovator enabling operators to manage and monetize encrypted mobile video, has been invited to present at William Blair’s Technology Company Growth Conference taking place in San Francisco on May 11.

This is an exclusive event for investors to meet outstanding technology companies with strong growth potential. John Giere, Openwave Mobility’s President & CEO will present and meet investors at the conference. Over 40 of... Source: RealWire

Backdoors: When Good Intentions Go Bad

Requiring encrypted applications to provide backdoors for law enforcement will weaken security for everyone.

Rich? This ransomware will charge you more to unlock your encrypted...

The 'Fatboy' ransomware automatically alters its demand depending on the prosperity of the country of the victim.