AuthorKelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading

Microsoft Announces General Availability of Threat Protection, Insider Risk Management

Microsoft made several security announcements ahead of RSA Conference, including its decision to bring Microsoft Defender to iOS and Android.

Users Have Risky Security Habits, but Security Pros Aren’t Much Better

Researchers spot gaps in users' and IT practitioners' security habits, and between security tools and user preferences.

User Have Risky Security Habits, but Security Pros Aren’t Much Better

Researchers spot gaps in users' and IT practitioners' security habits, and between security tools and user preferences.

44% of Security Threats Start in the Cloud

Amazon Web Services is a top source of cyberattacks, responsible for 94% of all Web attacks originating in the public cloud.

DDoS Attacks Nearly Double Between Q4 2018 and Q4 2019

Peer-to-peer botnets, TCP reflection attacks, and increased activity on Sundays are three DDoS attack trends from last quarter.

FBI: Business Email Compromise Cost Businesses $1.7B in 2019

BEC attacks comprised nearly half of cybercrime losses last year, which totaled $3.5 billion overall as Internet-enabled crimes ramped up.

Microsoft Patches Exploited Internet Explorer Flaw

This month's Patch Tuesday brings fixes for 99 CVEs, including one IE flaw seen exploited in the wild.

Cybercriminals Swap Phishing for Credential Abuse, Vuln Exploits

Infection vectors were evenly divided among phishing, vulnerability exploitation, and unauthorized credential use in 2019.

How North Korea’s Senior Leaders Harness the Internet

Researchers learn how North Korea is expanding its Internet use in order to generate revenue and bypass international sanctions.

RobbinHood Kills Security Processes Before Dropping Ransomware

Attackers deploy a legitimate, digitally signed hardware driver to delete security software from machines before encrypting files.