AuthorJai Vijayan Contributing Writer

Twitter Breach Highlights Privileged Account Security Issue

Security incident that allowed attackers to hijack high-profile accounts suggests social media giant's controls for spotting insider abuse were not strong enough, security experts say.

Twitter Attack Raises Concerns Over its Internal Controls

Attackers temporarily gained control of the accounts of Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Bill Gates, and others, to tweet a bitcoin scam.

Vulns in Open Source EHR Puts Patient Health Data at Risk

Five high-risk flaws in health IT software from LibreHealth, a researcher at Bishop Fox finds.

New Mirai Variant Surfaces With Exploits for 9 Vulnerabilities Products

Impacted products include routers, IP cameras, DVRs, and smart TVs.

Mobile App Fraud Jumped in Q1 as Attackers Pivot from Browsers

RSA data reveals a continued shift away from browser-based fraud as attackers target mobile apps.

‘Joker’ Android Malware Pulls Another Trick to Land on Google’s Play Store

Authors of the malware, which signs up mobile users for premium services, are repeatedly finding ways to bypass app review checks.

Study Finds 15 Billion Stolen, Exposed Credentials in Criminal Markets

Data is fueling account takeover attacks in a big way, Digital Shadows says.

Study Finds 15 Billion Stolen, Exposed Credentials in Criminal Markets

Data is fueling account takeover attacks in a big way, Digital Shadows says.

Microsoft Seizes Domains Used in COVID-19-Themed Attacks

Court grants company's bid to shut down infrastructure used in recent campaigns against Office 365 users.

North Korea’s Lazarus Group Diversifies Into Card Skimming

Since at least May 2019, the state-sponsored threat actor has stolen card data from dozens of retailers, including major US firms.