CISOs can’t prioritize threats; breaches go unaddressed, survey saysApr 24, 2017, 08:45 AM Ben Gane
Considering the complex mix of advanced threats, sponsored attacks and other risks facing companies, CISOs face a tough battle in keeping their enterprises safe from breaches.
MilkyDoor malware turns Androids into backdoors to attack enterprise networksApr 24, 2017, 08:43 AM Ben Gane
A new Android malware family is able to blend in with normal network traffic and avoid detection by encrypting its payloads, in order to access internal networks. The backdoor, known as MilkyDoor, has so far affected 200...
DressCode Android Malware Finds Apparent Successor in MilkyDoorApr 21, 2017, 09:14 AM Ben Gane
Mobile malware’s disruptive impact on enterprises continues to see an uptick in prevalence as mobile devices become an increasingly preferred platform to flexibly access and manage data. We recently found 200 unique...
What Hollywood Just Taught Us About RansomwareApr 21, 2017, 09:00 AM Ben Gane
Given the dramatic nature of cybercrime, it’s no surprise that Hollywood has been serving up a variety of plotlines and shows about hacking and cyber security. From Black Mirror to Mr. Robot, police procedurals and other dramas are teaching people just how dire cyber-attacks can be...
Lawsuit Claims Bose Snoops on Users, Passes Data to Third PartiesApr 21, 2017, 08:48 AM Ben Gane
Audio electronics giant Bose faces data mining charges over accusations that it has been covertly collecting its customers’ personal information, including tastes in music and podcasts, in cooperation with a San Francisco-based aggregator...
Been to one of these 1170 IHG hotels? Your credit card details may have been stolen by malwareApr 20, 2017, 09:04 AM Ben Gane
When a company starts a statement to customers with words describing how it “understands the important of protecting payment card data” you know that you’re about to hear some bad news… That’s precisely what InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has been forced to share...
RawPOS: New Behavior Risks Identity TheftApr 20, 2017, 08:54 AM Ben Gane
Despite being one of the oldest Point-of-Sale (PoS) RAM scraper malware families out in the wild, RawPOS (detected by Trend Micro as TSPY_RAWPOS) is still very active today, with the threat actors behind it primarily focusing on...
4 ways mobile devices still threaten your businessApr 20, 2017, 08:52 AM Ben Gane
Mobile devices have been commonly used in corporate environments for decades – bulky portable telephones, heavy laptops and PDAs. Then along came Apple and the smartphone, and soon everyone either had personal smartphone or...
Forcepoint NGFW: bold claims, real resultsApr 20, 2017, 08:38 AM Ben Gane
Many technology organizations make bold claims about ROI, but more often than not, there isn’t any data to back up those claims. We are happy to break the mold. Our Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) is designed to deliver high efficiency, availability and...
Get behind Griff at CRN Fight Night 2017!Apr 19, 2017, 12:46 PM Ben Gane
On Thursday 25th May, the industries finest converge upon The Brewery in London for CRN Fight Night, and this year our very own Griff Akai has made it through the grueling qualifying process and will be representing e92plus in the ring.