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SpaceX will try again to launch, not land, a Falcon overnight

Enlarge / If all goes well, it'll look a bit like this, but darker. (credit: SpaceX) Update, March 15: A new launch window is...

VU#608591: PHP FormMail Generator generates code vulnerable to multiple issues

Vulnerability Note VU#608591 PHP FormMail Generator generates code vulnerable to multiple issues Original Release date: 07 Mar 2017 | Last revised: 07 Mar 2017

IDG Contributor Network: Compressing Web API responses to reduce payload

Web API is the technology of choice for building RESTful web services in .Net.It supports many media types, with application/json the one that's widely...

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...

DC robot overlords? No, they’re just making deliveries

Enlarge Washington DC's city council has unanimously approved the terms of a test deployment of sidewalk-crawling delivery “drones” within the District, scheduled...

Mac malware is still crude, but it’s slowly catching up to...

Enlarge (credit: Patrick Wardle) Malicious Microsoft Word documents that abuse macros have long been the bane of Windows users. Now, security researchers have...

Fileless attacks against enterprise networks

During incident response, a team of security specialists needs to follow the artefacts that attackers have left in the network.Artefacts are stored in logs,...

​SonicWall reports 638 million instances of ransomware in 2016

The network security firm said ransomware was the payload of choice for malicious email campaigns and exploit kits in 2016, with Locky claiming the...

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...

Ransomware app hosted in Google Play infects unsuspecting Android user

Aurich Lawsonreader comments 33 Share this story Google Play, the official market for Android apps, was caught hosting a ransomware app that...

HummingBad malware returns in new, more annoying variant

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a HUMMINGWHALE The HummingBad malware first discovered in February 2016 is making a return visit...

Satan enters roll-your-own ransomware game

Code named for Prince of Darkness offers commissions for spreading evil Satan is infecting computers, encrypting files and demanding ransoms. No, we're not talking about the...