AuthorJai Vijayan Freelance writer

Growing Job Pressures Increase Risk of Burnout for Cybersecurity Professionals

A new Trustwave survey shows information security executives and practitioners are under increasing pressure from trying to keep up with threats and compliance mandates.

Las Vegas Most Insecure Cyber City in US; St. Louis Least Vulnerable

Forty-three percent chance of users connecting to high or medium-risk networks in Las Vegas - compared to less than 1% risk in least vulnerable areas, Coronet says.

Federal Jury Convicts Operator of Massive Counter-Antivirus Service

Frequency & Costs of DNS-Based Attacks Soar

The average cost of a DNS attack in the US has climbed 57% over the last year to $654,000 in 2018, a survey from EfficientIP shows.

Kaspersky Lab to Move Some Core Operations to Switzerland

Most customer data storage and processing, software assembly, and threat detection updates will be based in Zurich.

Shadow IoT Devices Pose a Growing Problem for Organizations

An Infoblox survey shows many companies have thousands of non-business Internet of Things devices connecting to their network daily.

Proofpoint Sounds Warning on Vega Stealer Targeted Data Theft Campaign

Marketing, PR, and advertising firms are among those being targeted.

Proofpoint Sounds Warning on Vega Stealer Targeted Data Theft Campaign

Marketing, PR, and advertising firms are among those being targeted.

Author of TreasureHunter PoS Malware Releases Its Source Code

Leak gives threat actors a way to build newer, nastier versions of the point-of-sale malware, Flashpoint says.

SynAck Ransomware Gets Dangerous ‘Doppleganging’ Feature

New Process Doppelganging, obfuscation features makes the malware much harder to spot and stop.