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World’s biggest DDoS marketplace taken down, six suspected admins nabbed

World’s biggest DDoS marketplace taken down, six suspected admins nabbed

For as little as $15 per month, anyone with a criminal bent could rent the services of webstresser.org to take down a targeted site. The post World’s biggest DDoS marketplace taken down, six suspected admins nabbed appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Pirate websites expose users to more malware, study finds

Pirate websites expose users to more malware, study finds

The study found that the more time users spent on pirate sites the higher the likelihood that some type of malware would compromise their computers. The post Pirate websites expose users to more malware, study finds appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Cybersecurity training still neglected by many employers

Cybersecurity training still neglected by many employers

While training employees will not guarantee complete cyber safety for companies, it could go a long way to making workers more cyber-aware The post Cybersecurity training still neglected by many employers appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Saks and Lord & Taylor stores suffer data breach exposing five million cards

Saks and Lord & Taylor stores suffer data breach exposing five...

Cybercriminals are believed to have stolen information for more than five million credit and debit cards that shoppers had used at dozens of Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks Off 5th and Lord & Taylor stores mainly in the United States between May 2017 and March 2018. The post Saks and Lord & Taylor stores suffer data…
Employers’ best bet for appealing to security pros? Value their opinions

Employers’ best bet for appealing to security pros? Value their opinions

The report also sheds light on how not to go about attracting new hires. Vague and inaccurate job descriptions along with job postings that include insufficient qualifications were found to top the list of turnoffs for many jobseekers The post Employers’ best bet for appealing to security pros? Value their opinions appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Trends 2018: Democracy hack

Trends 2018: Democracy hack

Can the electoral processes be protected? The post Trends 2018: Democracy hack appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
WannaCryptor: The curious tale of a ravenous cryptoworm

WannaCryptor: The curious tale of a ravenous cryptoworm

Do you still remember how WannaCryptor ran its – winding – course? It was a tale that revealed a number of intriguing plot lines amid the ransomworm’s numerous twists and turns. The post WannaCryptor: The curious tale of a ravenous cryptoworm appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Firms using WebEx at risk of poisoned Flash attacks

Firms using WebEx at risk of poisoned Flash attacks

Companies should check they are running latest version of WebEx, and beware attacks via the road less travelled. The post Firms using WebEx at risk of poisoned Flash attacks appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
RSA 2018: IoT security comes of age

RSA 2018: IoT security comes of age

IoT security may have finally turned the corner towards a more secure future. The post RSA 2018: IoT security comes of age appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Open source code is ubiquitous and so are many vulnerabilities

Open source code is ubiquitous and so are many vulnerabilities

One-third of audited codebases that contain Apache Struts suffer from the same vulnerability that facilitated the Equifax hack a year ago The post Open source code is ubiquitous and so are many vulnerabilities appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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