Ten hacker security measures to prevent cyber attacks
Cybersecurity awareness remains a hot topic, and users are increasingly aware of the dangers of the digital world ,trying to avoid them within their means.
Three unsafe technologies that could 'hack our bodies'
Implantable technologies are still quite primitive and hacking into them is unlikely to have major consequences, aside from medical devices.
Younger generations less likely to change their passwords
Generation Z and Millennials in Australia and Canada less likely to change passwords, says study. Americans want companies to pay ransom.
Australia is 5th most hacked worldwide, says cybersecurity expert
According to the expert, cybercriminals are prospecting for valuable information, exploiting vulnerabilities and forging new techniques.
Qakbot cyber hacking operation revealed by Check Point and FBI
FBI dismantles Qakbot cyber hacking operation, impacting 700k computers worldwide. The malware is highly adaptive and financially-driven.
Why fuzzing is an insufficient method for testing your APIs
One of the common techniques used in software testing to identify potential vulnerabilities or bugs in a programme is fuzzing.
Major surge in memory-based attacks as hackers evade traditional cloud security defences
Protecting workloads with tools that understand how to interpret attacks on cloud runtime environments is crucial.
Cyber Sentience exposes hackers selling school IT System access
A cyber security firm says hackers are selling access to IT systems at hundreds of New Zealand schools and tertiary institutes.
Over 340 million accounts compromised in data breaches
Over 340 million people have been impacted by business data breaches in the first four months of 2023, with Twitter's breach being the largest.
KnowBe4’s new tool to help against QR code phishing attacks
KnowBe4 offers a complementary QR Code Phishing Security Test tool that identifies end users who fall victim to QR code phishing attacks.
Check Point highlights new ChatGPT4.0 account theft concerns
Check Point Research has identified a growing trend on the dark web and hacking underground involving the theft and sale of stolen ChatGPT Premium accounts.
Intellectual property, automobile hacking, and economic challenges amongst 2023 cybersecurity challenges
Driven by nation-state threats, market competition and internal threats, many companies will face an increased risk of losing valuable intellectual property.
Encryption: What it is, how it can help, and what to watch out for
VPN Encryption: How it Protects Your Data and Keeps the Internet Secure. Learn about encryption and its role in internet security. #CyberSecurity.
Resurgence of OpsBedil: Is hacktivism now on TikTok?
A new threat advisory from Radware details a resurgence of OpsBedil operations, which first made an appearance in 2021.
Five cyber threat trends and what they mean to your business
Global cybercrime is on the rise, posing risks to businesses. Accenture has released a report on key cyber threat trends.
Cybercriminals hack 93% of company networks - report
Positive Technologies' new report shows that external attackers can breach 93% of networks and insiders have full control in all cases.
Check Point reveals the top 10 malware affecting New Zealanders in November
Formbook, Emotet, and Trickbot take the top three spots in November's list from the Check Point Software threat intelligence arm.
Vale 2021, hello 2022: on the brink of full-out cyberwar
2022 could be the year of a full-out cyberwar, with governments gearing up to strike back against cybercriminals.
New Norton study reveals severity of cyber attacks on gamers
A new special report by security software company Norton has found that two out of five gamers in New Zealand have experienced a cyber attack.
Hackers leak 5 million email addresses daily - reports
Hackers leak around 5.5 million email addresses daily, with passwords attached, according to research by cybersecurity firm Surfshark.
Attacks in phishing emails with business, IT and HR focus becoming increasingly dangerous
Phishing attacks targeting businesses, IT, and HR are increasingly dangerous, warns new research by security firm KnowBe4.
Hacking humans: Social engineering exploits business vulnerabilities
The rise in online transactions has led to a surge in cyber-attacks, with fraudsters exploiting vulnerabilities in corporate payment systems, warns eftsure.
HackerOne unveils sweeping product expansion, including vulnerability ranking table
HackerOne introduces new features for its security intelligence services, including a worldwide top 10 ranking table and CVE Exploitation Index.
Security experts weigh in on United Nations hacking breach
Hackers sold a United Nations employee's stolen username and password on the dark web for $1000, according to reports.