Attacker goes on mass hijacking of Chrome extensions Security firm Proofpoint says it has found evidence that a number of extensions for Google's Chrome browser were hijacked and used to divert traffic and…
Researcher sells Poloniex flaw info after 60-day wait A security researcher who claims to have managed to bypass two-factor authentication on the website of the US-based digital asset exchange Poloniex says he sold…
Researcher finds Marcus Hutchins' code that was used in malware A security researcher says code has been discovered that was written by British hacker Marcus Hutchins that was apparently "borrowed" by the creator of the…
Maersk says Windows ransomware attack may cost it US$300m The container shipping company A.P. Moller–Maersk Group expects that a Windows ransomware attack it suffered in June will cost it between US$200 million and US$300…
Get rich or die trying: lone attacker hits hundreds of companies A lone attacker in Nigeria has been found to be responsible for a wave of relatively unsophisticated intrusion attempts into about 4000 companies worldwide.
Backdoor found in NetSarang software used for secure connections Attackers have managed to penetrate the defences of a company named NetSarang and install a backdoor in its software which is used to manage servers…
ThreatMetrix Q2 ’17 cyber crime report: highest-levels of attacks ever, targeting streaming and ride-sharing Dramatic cyber crime growth with 144 million attacks detected over the last 90 days mean they are at the highest-ever levels recorded, with emerging digital…
Marcus Hutchins pleads not guilty to FBI malware charges British security researcher Marcus Hutchins, who came to prominence after he inadvertently stopped the spread of the WannaCry ransomware in May, has pleaded not guilty…
All-female panel tackled IoT cyber security at Kaspersky Lab and HPE event An all-female panel discussed the rise of IoT and its need for protection, along with how to do this at a Kaspersky Lab and HPE…
Cyber Plus: Australia’s ‘first’ small-biz bundle for tackling cyber crime Billed as providing a “complete range of tools and services including cyber liability insurance, technology tools, and access to a crisis response team”, Cyber Plus…

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