AuthorKelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading

Researcher to Release Free Attack Obfuscation Tool

Cybercrime gang FIN7, aka Carbanak, spotted hiding behind another Windows function, according to research to be presented at Black Hat Asia next month.

Siemens Leads Launch of Global Cybersecurity Initiative

The new 'Charter of Trust' aims to make security a key element of the digital economy, critical infrastructure.

Russian Hackers Sentenced in Heartland Payment Systems Breach Case

Two more men involved in the massive payment card theft from multiple major US corporations that began in 2007 now sent to federal prison.

White House: Russian Military Behind NotPetya Attacks

Trump administration statement comes on the heels of UK government calling out Russia for the cyberattacks that spread through Europe and elsewhere.

Intel Expands Bug Bounty Program, Offers up to $250K

Microprocessor giant adds vulnerability-finding category for Meltdown, Spectre-type flaws.

Microsoft Fixes Two Security Flaws in Outlook

February security patches include updates for 50 vulnerabilities, 14 of which are critical.

One in Three SOC Analysts Now Job-Hunting

The more experienced a SOC analyst gets, the more his or her job satisfaction declines, a new survey of security operations center staffers shows.

North Korean APT Group Employed Rare Zero-Day Attack

Recent Adobe Flash exploit discovered against South Korean targets likely purchased, not developed by the hacking group.

2017 Smashed World’s Records for Most Data Breaches, Exposed Information

Five mega-breaches last year accounted for more than 72% of all data records exposed in 2017.

Adobe to Patch Flash Zero-Day Discovered in South Korean Attacks