Attorneys General File First Multistate HIPAA-Related Data Breach Lawsuit

Attorneys General from 12 U.S. states this week filed a lawsuit against a healthcare tech solutions provider over a data breach suffered by the company in 2015. The target of the...

Attorneys General File First Multistate HIPPA-Related Data Breach Lawsuit

Attorneys General from 12 U.S. states this week filed a lawsuit against a healthcare tech solutions provider over a data breach suffered by the company in 2015. The target of the...

2 Iranian Men Face New Charges Over Atlanta Cyberattack

ATLANTA (AP) — Two Iranian men already indicted in New Jersey in connection with a broad cybercrime and extortion scheme targeting government agencies, cities and businesses now face new federal...

Ukraine Accuses Russia of Cyberattack on Judiciary Systems

Ukraine has once again accused Russian intelligence services of launching cyberattacks against one of its government organizations. Ukrainian security service SBU announced on Tuesday that its employees blocked an attempt by...

Facebook Emails Show How it Sought to Leverage User Data

LONDON (AP) — A U.K. Parliament committee accused Facebook on Wednesday of cutting special deals with some advertisers to give them more access to data as it released 250 pages...

Russian Hospital Targeted With Flash Zero-Day After Kerch Incident

Security updates released by Adobe on Wednesday for Flash Player patch two vulnerabilities, including a critical flaw exploited by a sophisticated threat actor in attacks aimed at a healthcare organization...

Is Malware Heading Towards a WarGames-style AI vs AI Scenario?

Adam Kujawa, Director of Malwarebytes Labs, has been contemplating the evolution of malware attack and defense, attempting to work out strategies to stay ahead of cybercriminals in what has always...

DHS Says SamSam Ransomware is Targeting Critical Infrastructure Entities

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) this week issued an alert on activity related to SamSam, one of the most prevalent ransomware families...

Symantec Unveils USB Scanning Station for ICS, IoT Environments

Symantec on Wednesday unveiled a new product designed to protect critical infrastructure organizations, including industrial and Internet of Things (IoT) environments, against USB-borne threats. Industrial Control System Protection (ICSP) Neural is...

APT Review of the year

What were the most interesting developments in terms of APT activity throughout the year and what can we learn from them? Not an easy question to answer; everybody has partial visibility...