Russia-based cryptocurrency exchange Suex was sanctioned for its role in facilitating massive ransomware transactions.
More than half of all respondents said they used a public cloud, a 5% bump compared to 2019, and 21% additionally said they deploy multiple public clouds.
Nearly 80% of respondents to a Ping Identity survey said they have abandoned or stopped creating an online account for a variety of reasons.
Nutanix is launching AOS version 6, Nutanix Era and other new tools to help customers manage data and build out software-defined data centers.
The researchers found that when a ripple event triggers a loss of income, it can lead to losses of $36 million per event.
Open source code is used by most companies. It's time to improve its security.
People are spending 15% more than they did in 2018, equalling an extra $430 spent each year.
Alaska is still dealing with the fallout of a hack - and its health department warns members of the public that their personal data might have been stolen, too.
The Russian cyberattackers are using the new module to become more stealthy.
Eos.ii will monitor for threats against industrial IoT endpoints and platforms.
This should be a powerful and eye-opening feature.
We subject VPN providers NordVPN and Surfshark to the unyielding eye of our intrepid review team. If you're trying to decide between these two popular services, we have some suggestions.
The Sydney-based Trend Micro data centre region is expected to be one of many globally planned for launch by the security giant.
Security researchers leaked conversations between New Cooperative negotiators and BlackMatter operators.
The deal is expected to be finalized in F5's first-quarter fiscal year 2022, ending December 31, 2021.
Are you suspicious about your phone? Have a look at these settings to put your mind at ease.
These are the top 20 biggest, fastest, and most lucrative bounty programs on the HackerOne platform.
Here are the top 10 tips for keeping the data on your iPhone safe from hackers and snoopers. Even if you are pretty confident in your security, it might be worth checking to make sure things are in good order.
If you want to beef up the security on your Google Account, then the Advanced Protection Program those at risk of targeted attacks – such as journalists, activists, business leaders, and political campaign teams – is for you. Here's how to enable the Google Advanced Protection Program.
Disassembly of a Google Titan Bluetooth two-factor security key .
2019 is already proving a fruitful year for hackers with millions of records stolen, medical data leaks, and credit card data theft.
European law enforcement has smashed everything from Dark Web marketplaces to ATM skimmer rings.
Interested in the world of cybersecurity? Consider picking up a copy of these books to enjoy over summer.
For the past few years, the FBI has been keeping a separate list of the US' most wanted cybercriminals. Time to take a look at who's still on it -- in no particular order.
Your iPhone and iPad is likely packed with important, valuable, and even sensitive information that you might not want others to be able to access. Here are the steps you should take to lock down an iPhone or iPad running iOS 12.3.
Your iPhone and iPad is likely packed with important, valuable, and even sensitive information that you might not want others to be able to access. Here are the steps you should take to lock down an iPhone or iPad running iOS 12.2.
What would a modern-day Plague of Lice look like?
The technology managing the systems in our cars could be open drivers up to the risk of hacking. Find out the most common digital threats to our cars, and how you can reduce your risk.
This gallery contains a list of the technologies that have been many times at the heart of a large number of data breaches incidents in the past few years.
Time and time again, Facebook has been slammed for privacy practices and data handling. Here are some of the most prominent, recent scandals of note.
Tonya Hall interviews Aarti Borker, VP of Product Management at IBM Security, about how large and small firms can digitize faster if they tie security to business outcomes.
Danny Palmer tells Beth Mauder how the US and other G7 countries are urging Russia to take action on ransomware gangs. Read more: https://zd.net/3iO9m1P
Cybersecurity researchers discover hundreds of thousands of insecure severs, ports and cloud services being used by remote workers that could be easily exploited by cyber attackers.
"Cybersecurity is a board-level responsibility, and board members should be specifically asking about ransomware," says guidence from the NCSC.
ZDNet Security Update: Danny Palmer talks to John Hultquist, VP of analysis at Mandiant Threat Intelligence, about ransomware attacks and how to fight back against cyber criminals.
Cybersecurity researchers planted phoney passwords on the web. They found that attackers were extremely quick to test if usernames and passwords worked.
An old form of trojan malware has been updated with new abilities, warn cybersecurity researchers.
With advancements in cloud technology, IoT, and improved mobility apps, it's easier than ever to protect your home or business while you're away. ZDNet has gathered the best security cameras -- including Ring, Arlo, and Google Nest -- for you to choose from. Read more: https://zd.net/3ctayUz
Danny Palmer tells Karen Roby how fake alerts about things ranging from virus warnings to missed deliveries are being exploited to dupe people into downloading malware. Read more: https://zd.net/3uYWetn
ZDNet Security Update: Danny Palmer talks to Dr. Christine Izuakor, founder and CEO of Cyber Pop-up, about how employing people with a wider range of backgrounds and skills can benefit cybersecurity for all.
Danny Palmer tells Karen Roby how the Colonial pipeline ransomware attack has given boardrooms wake-up call on cybersecurity – and what steps they should take next. Read more: https://zd.net/3cblhTt
National Crime Agency report warns of the rise in frequency and severity of ransomware attacks as cyber criminals exploit increase in remote working.
Need an anti-spying solution designed to lock down your messages and protect your privacy? One smartphone case maker promises as much, but only proves a fraction of its claims.
An ideal backup tool for small businesses and larger enterprises alike, vmProtect 6 makes light work of protecting and rapidly recovering virtual machines on VMware vSphere hosts.
<p> King of the small business security market, <a href="http://www.sonicwall.com/uk">SonicWALL</a> recently added six new models to its popular <a href="http://www.sonicwall.com/uk/TZ_Series.html">TZ</a> range of UTM (Unified Threat Management) appliances, delivering a mix of enhanced functionality and improved performance. Designed to serve the one-man-band upwards, the new range is topped out by the TZ 210 which, as we discovered, neatly bridges the gap between SME and enterprise products — and at a price that the competition will find hard to match. </p>
McAfee Internet Security 2009 does a reasonable job, but it also leaves room for improvement.
As a tool for cleaning an untidy Windows registry, PC Tools Desktop Maestro seems to do a good job, and combines this ability with excellent privacy tools. However, users of Windows Vista may find Desktop Maestro being blocked by User Account Control.
Symantec Backup Exec System Recovery 8 provides flexibility when creating desktop and laptop backups. If you have high value data stored on your computer, then we think $106.53 is a reasonable price to ensure it's protected.
Symantec Backup Exec 12 allows complete system recovery and concentrates on continuous file/data protection. Though AU$1,795 may seem a lot of money for an application, Backup Exec might be worth the investment if you're using it for irreplaceable and highly valuable data.
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 2007 came in dead last in our CNET antispyware testing. Ad-Aware failed to detect half of the test spyware, and unlike nine out of the 10 other antispyware apps we reviewed in December 2007, left behind traces for all but one spyware.
<p>The <a href="http://www.billion.uk.com/product/biguard/biguards20.htm">Billion Electric BiGuard S20</a> is a VPN appliance aimed at small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), allowing remote access to applications on an office network, while also working as the firewall and internet gateway for the same network. It's a very capable unit, with many features you wouldn't necessarily expect to find on a lower-end unit, but it's let down by a difficult administrative interface and the use of ActiveX to provide some features. </p>
<p>The <a href="http://uk.trendmicro-europe.com/enterprise/products/products.php?cat=&prodgroup=1&family=53&id=226&rightnav=0,0">InterScan Gateway Security Appliance</a> (IGSA) is Trend Micro's flagship secure content management appliance. Pitched at mid-sized organisations of between 100 and 1000 employees, this bright-red rack-mount appliance is straightforward to install and virtually manages itself. There are also no hidden post-deployment costs, such as expensive client software or updates. You cannot, however, avoid the £496 yearly subscription charge. </p>
<p>A well-established vendor of software-based security tools, <a href="http://www.smoothwall.net/">SmoothWall</a> has taken the next logical step by developing a hardware based UTM (Unified Threat Management) appliance for small to medium sized businesses However, instead of simply porting its software to a low-cost platform (a common approach in this market), the company has gone for an ambitious dual-core-powered device, making it of interest to wide range of companies, large and small. </p>
ZyXEL's ZyWALL SSL 10 is an SSL VPN appliance aimed at small and medium-sized businesses, allowing secure remote access to files and applications on a company's network without manual installation of extra software. It can be used in place of or alongside an existing router or gateway, and offers an economical way to provide remote access to an office network. However, the hardware is somewhat limited, the licensing somewhat dubious and the management and user interfaces fixed and not necessarily easy to use.