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Lizard Squad member jailed after offering DDoS-for-hire attack service

Lizard Squad member jailed after offering DDoS-for-hire attack service

"Hacker-for-hire" service launched distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks against websites and phone-bombed its victims. The post Lizard Squad member jailed after offering DDoS-for-hire attack service appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
World Backup Day: Banks having each other’s back

World Backup Day: Banks having each other’s back

As World Backup Day reminds us, robust backups are integral to healthy information security practices of any organization. This is doubly true for those operating in critical sectors. The post World Backup Day: Banks having each other’s back appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Pingu Cleans Up: Subscription scam on Google Play

Pingu Cleans Up: Subscription scam on Google Play

The game was uploaded to Google Play and attempted to trick users into unwittingly signing up for a weekly paid subscription The post Pingu Cleans Up: Subscription scam on Google Play appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Drupal releases patch fixing “highly critical” flaw

Drupal releases patch fixing “highly critical” flaw

The update plugs a security hole that exposes a million Drupal websites to attacks The post Drupal releases patch fixing “highly critical” flaw appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
WannaCryptor said to reappear, hitting Boeing’s computers

WannaCryptor said to reappear, hitting Boeing’s computers

The notorious ransomware prompted fears that aircraft production could be impacted The post WannaCryptor said to reappear, hitting Boeing’s computers appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
World Backup Day: Saving the day by saving data

World Backup Day: Saving the day by saving data

World Backup Day, celebrated annually on March 31, is a timely reminder of the importance of taking effective measures that can make all the difference when a data loss incident strikes. It is also a good time to pause and reflect on the rising tide of threats that organizations, notably those operating in critical industries,…
The Last Windows XP Security White Paper

The Last Windows XP Security White Paper

Using the strategies and procedures we present in our paper could help prevent an attacker from taking control of your computer The post The Last Windows XP Security White Paper appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Critical Infrastructure Interview with David Harley

Critical Infrastructure Interview with David Harley

WeLiveSecurity sat down with David Harley to get a better understanding of Critical Infrastructure and the role he has played in the area throughout his career. The post Critical Infrastructure Interview with David Harley appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Mr. Robot S03E05: A Runtime Error, Credential Theft and New Easter Eggs

Mr. Robot S03E05: A Runtime Error, Credential Theft and New Easter...

The latest episode of this series marks the halfway point in the third season and, in addition to some amazing camerawork there are several examples of actions related to IT security that crop up throughout the episode. The post Mr. Robot S03E05: A Runtime Error, Credential Theft and New Easter Eggs appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
How diversity in cybersecurity contributes to your company

How diversity in cybersecurity contributes to your company

Diverse background can contribute to your organization's security. Here are some tips to get more diversity in security perspectives. The post How diversity in cybersecurity contributes to your company appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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