Cyber Attacks

News and Articles About Cyber Attacks

How Cybercrime Has Changed (Infographic)
Cybersecurity

How Cybercrime Has Changed (Infographic)

Over the last decade, the cyber security industry has had to expand and adapt as new threats emerge.
Carly Okyle
Hackers Claim Responsibility for Attack on Pokemon Go Servers
Hackers

Hackers Claim Responsibility for Attack on Pokemon Go Servers

Hacking team OurMine claims responsibility for knocking the game's servers offline over the weekend.
5 Ways to Protect Yourself Against the Shocking State of Password Security
Password Security

5 Ways to Protect Yourself Against the Shocking State of Password Security

You don't want to get 'pwned,' as the gamers say. But you don't have a photographic memory. So, what should you do?
Joseph Carson
This Expert Hacker Shares the Secrets to Making Your Travel Safe From Cyber Attacks
Cybersecurity

This Expert Hacker Shares the Secrets to Making Your Travel Safe From Cyber Attacks

Black Hat and Def Con founder Jeff Moss shares with us five tips on keeping your devices safe while on the go.
Nina Zipkin
Battling Cyber Threats Begins With Employee Education
Cybersecurity

Battling Cyber Threats Begins With Employee Education

Even the best of software and technology is useless without appropriate human training.
Kelly Ricker
Cybersecurity

The Security Threats Small Businesses Must Keep Their Eyes On

To ensure small-business owners are equipped with the tools and resources needed to stay protected, we asked a number of experts what security threats SMBs face and how to remain safe.
Andrea Huspeni
What Small Businesses Need to Know About the Future of Cybersecurity and Hackers
Ask the Expert

What Small Businesses Need to Know About the Future of Cybersecurity and Hackers

With estimates ranging from 20 to 50 billion connected devices coming online between now and 2020, the attack surface is expanding at an exponential rate.
Gary Davis
Here's How to Build a Strong Security Team to Keep Your Company Safe and Sound
Security

Here's How to Build a Strong Security Team to Keep Your Company Safe and Sound

To keep your baby safe, six security experts offer up advice on finding and hiring a top-notch security team.
Andrea Huspeni
Global Financial Network SWIFT Warns Customers of Multiple Cyber Fraud Cases
Cyber Attacks

Global Financial Network SWIFT Warns Customers of Multiple Cyber Fraud Cases

This is the first acknowledgement that the Bangladesh Bank attack was not an isolated incident.
How Network Segmentation Can Help Entrepreneurs Manage Ransomware Risks
Cybersecurity

How Network Segmentation Can Help Entrepreneurs Manage Ransomware Risks

Like most cyber attacks, it may be just a matter of time before your company is compromised. This one tip will help you avoid the damage when it happens.
Peter Gasca
The Director of the FBI Puts a Piece of Tape Over His Laptop Webcam. Should You?
Cyber Attacks

The Director of the FBI Puts a Piece of Tape Over His Laptop Webcam. Should You?

Cyber security experts chime in on whether this is a smart move or over-the-top paranoia.
Dan Bova
Adobe Issues Emergency Update to Flash After Ransomware Attacks
Adobe

Adobe Issues Emergency Update to Flash After Ransomware Attacks

The software maker urged the more than 1 billion users of Flash on Windows, Mac, Chrome and Linux computers to update the product as quickly as possible.
Deeply Divided White House Will Not Support Encryption Legislation
Legislation

Deeply Divided White House Will Not Support Encryption Legislation

The political debate over the limits of encryption rages on.
Meet the Middlemen Who Connect Hackers for Hire With Corporate America
Hackers

Meet the Middlemen Who Connect Hackers for Hire With Corporate America

Hackers are a company's best last line of defense, and paying them to find security vulnerabilities is an increasingly common practice among all manner of companies, from Uber to GM.
Catherine Clifford