Rick McElroy stories
Latest VMware threat report reveals truth about deepfakes
VMware's Global Incident Response Threat Report reveals increased cyber attacks amid pandemic disruptions and geopolitical events.
Majority of banks paid ransom for cyberattacks last year
VMware's most recent report finds 74% of businesses experienced one or more ransomware attacks in the last year, with 63% deciding to pay the ransom.
Hackers increasingly ‘island hopping’ – so what does it mean?
Carbon Black's Rick McElroy discusses this new trend and what it means for the new age of cybercrime.
Cyber attackers using businesses to target nation states
64% of incident response professionals had experienced attackers launching secondary command and control after an initial attack was shut down.
How to make attackers’ lives harder with effective threat hunting
Sandboxing was big, but I believe that in two years sandboxing won’t be an effective control, because the bad guys understand it.
How Wi-Fi KRACK vulnerability can hit almost everyone with an endpoint
We can be sure that attackers will leverage that delta in patching. Communication and router security has been ignored for too long.
What we can learn from the Google Docs hack
Remember, don’t be embarrassed about falling victim. The more we talk about how these things happen the better we will be.
Strategy for cyber crime: own the routers, own the Internet
Mobile devices & smart TVs controlled by cyber criminals make scary headlines. There's something scarier – the possibility that routers can be owned.