IBM's "2016 Cyber Security Intelligence Index" reported that the government sector is now the fourth most frequently targeted industry in the U.S.
Machine learning systems like A12 are designed to augment human analysis with cognitive intelligence, enabling IT professionals to reduce false positives.
Cybercriminals recently discovered how to modify the Mirai botnet source code, which leaked in September, to compromise devices remotely via TCP port 7547.
IBM X-Force researchers reported that the TrickBot banking Trojan added new attack capabilities designed to target savings banks in Germany.
According to IBM Managed Security Services data, cybercriminals most commonly target the SIP and SCCP protocols in VOIP spam attacks.
CTF competitions offer a closed arena for IT amateurs and experts to build and exercise their cybersecurity skills — and have a little fun along the way.
TrickBot has developed new attack methods specifically designed to target banks in Canada in addition to its previously established targets.