September 15, 2016 Alert Number I-091516-PSA Questions regarding this PSA should be directed to your local FBI Field Office. Local Field Office Locations: www.fbi.gov/contact-us/field Ransomware Victims Urged to Report Infections to Federal Law Enforcement The FBI urges victims to report ransomware incidents to federal law enforcement to help us gain a more comprehensive view of […]
19 Aug 2016 8 Security threats by Lisa Vaas Developers, your security warnings are messing with people’s brains, and not in a good way. In fact, given the poor timing of security warnings popping up, most people – we’re talking about up to 87% in some cases – ignore them. Ignore, as in, researchers have […]
ATM card skimming incidents increased 546% from 2014 to 2015. Click here for the entire article.
The Deep End By Paul Venezia We either have strong encryption and unassailable digital privacy, or we have total madness InfoWorld | Mar 14, 2016 The last few turns in the Apple/FBI fiasco have been illuminating and highly disturbing — it’s becoming a war. Late last week, the Department of Justice filed a motion against […]
29 Feb 2016 by Paul Ducklin SophosLabs researcher and regular Naked Security contributor Gabor Szappanos (Szapi) has recently being reviewing the past year’s worth of attack data relating to Microsoft Word document exploits. He wanted to look at how this branch of cybercriminality has been evolving, and where it’s likely to go in 2016. To […]