According to a new report, Russian cybercriminals used spear-phishing attacks to breach Sony Pictures Entertainment at the end of 2014.
Dr. Char Sample sat down with IBM's Diana Kelley to discuss the topic of attribution and how it can help organizations fight off cyberattackers.
Wiper malware can destroy important data and cripple computer systems. It was most recently used in the high-profile breach against Sony Pictures.
The Jan. 20 State of the Union address is expected to focus on the fight against cybercriminals and malware in the wake of recent data breaches.
Michael Mann's upcoming "Blackhat" the movie has a life-imitates-art quality based on recent hacking events, such as the devastating Sony Pictures attack.
A look at the top data breaches that compromised millions of records containing personal information from major retailers and other companies in 2014.
According to the FBI, businesses should watch out for a particularly destructive type of malware that is capable of wiping out data on infected systems.
The Sony Pictures hack that was reported last week may now have spread from internal damage to data theft of intellectual property and more.
Several reports claim Sony Pictures Entertainment's internal network was attacked by cybercriminals making unspecified demands in exchange for stolen data.