Avast security analysts reported that the Hide 'N Seek botnet continues to grow by infecting vulnerable Internet of Things (IoT) devices still using their default passwords.
As another year ends, it's time to review your cybersecurity practices from the past year. How can you improve your security posture in 2019?
NIST has changed its long-standing recommendations for password management, favoring minimal user friction over complexity requirements and regular password updates.
This past summer saw a pair of Drupal security flaws exposed and patched. Is your website secure?
Your eight-character password is not as secure as you might think, but there are several simple actions you can take to truly strengthen your password security.
Bringing It All Back Home: Why You Should Apply Enterprise Network Security Policies to Your Smart Home
As threat actors increasingly target IoT devices to spread malware and facilitate DDoS attacks, it's crucial to establish network security policies for your home IT just as you would at work.
Over the past three decades in IT, a persistent problem lingers over even the most well-documented enterprise security policies: lackluster implementation.
The smart office market is forecast to double by 2023. But while IoT devices promise to bring a bevy of benefits, they also introduce entirely new categories of cyber risk.
Common password management habits have been insecure and out-of-date for a while. But despite knowledge of the risks around recycled credentials and other gaps, users have been slow to change tack.
According to July 2018 research, cybercriminals are offering remote desktop protocol (RDP) access to compromised networks at major airports, healthcare institutions and more for under $20.