There are countless benefits to moving web infrastructure to support the HTTPS protocol, but it's not as simple as swapping one protocol for another.
Starting with the release of version 7.2 at the end of this year, the core of PHP will use Libsodium by default for routine cryptographical operations.
IoT security risks include physical, network, software and encryption attacks that target the sensor, network and application layers of IoT systems.
Researchers discovered a particularly malicious new strain of the VirLocker ransomware that can be tricked into thinking a ransom has been paid.
When applied to data security, the principles of quantum mechanics — namely, the theory of quantum entanglement — hold the potential to facilitate secure communication and prevent eavesdropping.
In additional to familiar malware processes, FireCrypt ransomware is capable of launching DDoS attacks after encrypting victims' files.
Revised Mobile Banking Trojans Faketoken and Tordow 2.0 Threaten Customer Information and Business Integrity
Banking Trojans already pose a huge threat to finance firms. Now, cybercriminals have added encryption capabilities to two existing ransomware campaigns.
The Ameriprise leak exposed sensitive financial data and highlighted the importance of password protection, especially when backing up confidential data.
Before leaving for a business trip, be sure to keep these basic travel security tips in mind to keep your data safe from local adversaries.
The recently discovered CryptoLuck ransomware is distributed by the RIG-E exploit kit, suggesting that it may target a large pool of victims.