Since its initial launch five years ago, the Necurs botnet has quickly ascended the cybercriminal ranks. Today, it controls more than 6 million endpoints.
Iot devices are now under threat from a new strain of malware. BrickerBot infects vulnerable Linus-based endpoints and makes them permanently unusable.
The IBM X-Force team analyzed the Andromeda malware and determined that its operators have shifted their attention to the payment card industry.
A recent phishing campaign targeted GitHub developers with Dimnie malware, which enables fraudsters to alter open source code packages.
When implementing threat hunting programs for the first time, IT teams should start with basic concepts, then add more capabilities gradually.
Global cybercrime actors test their malware in small settings before launching internationally, leaving trails of clues to tip off astute security teams.
A new version of Petya ransomware, called PetrWrap, has been spotted by security researchers. This Trojan leverages old tricks to make fast money.
Although security researchers discovered Shellshock more than two years ago, it remains popular among fraudsters with basic skill sets and light wallets.
In this installment of "In Security," the Great Dawnack's crystal ball depicted a troubling future for companies battling increasingly advanced threats.
Analysts found that MySQL databases had been attacked by a ransomware campaign similar to the one that affected MongoDB databases in January.