AuthorKelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading

The Morris Worm Turns 30

How the historic Internet worm attack of 1988 has shaped security - or not.

Energy Sector’s IT Networks in the Bulls-Eye

Attackers are actively infiltrating energy organizations and utilities for reconnaissance purposes.

Pervasive Emotet Botnet Now Steals Emails

Researchers discover new cyber-spying function in the persistent malware operation's arsenal.

FTC Offers Small Businesses Free Cybersecurity Resources

Cybersecurity for Small Businesses campaign kicks off.

Side-Channel Attack Exposes User Accounts on Facebook, XBox, Other Social Sites

New Security Woes for Popular IoT Protocols

Researchers at Black Hat Europe will detail denial-of-service and other flaws in MQTT, CoAP machine-to-machine communications protocols that imperil industrial and other IoT networks online.

Startup Spun Out of Securosis Secures $2.5 Million Seed Investment

DistruptOps officially rolls out its SaaS for automating control of cloud operations and security.

Facebook Update: 30 Million Users Actually Hit in its Recent Breach

The good news: That number is less than the original estimate of 50 million. The bad news: It might not have been the only attack.

Russian Hacking Groups Intersect in Recent Cyberattacks

Two different hacking teams best known as Turla and Fancy Bear employed the same stealthy attack method in an unusual overlap of hacking activity.

Mandia: Tipping Point Now Here for Rules of Cyber Engagement

FireEye CEO and nation-state hacking expert Kevin Mandia says Russia began changing the game in 2015.