Phishing scam uses SharePoint and OneNote to go after passwords

by Paul Ducklin Here’s a phishing email we received recently that ticks all…


Travel company CWT avoids ransomware derailment by paying $4.5m blackmail demand

by Paul Ducklin According to reports, Minnesota-based business travel…


Servers at risk from “BootHole” bug – what you need to know

by Paul Ducklin Another month, another BWAIN! That’s our tongue-in-cheek…


ProLock ransomware – new report reveals the evolution of a threat

by Paul Ducklin SophosLabs has just published a new report on a ransomware…


Sports team nearly paid a $1.25m transfer fee… to cybercrooks

by Paul Ducklin If you were about to spend more than a million dollars, how…


Bundlore adware brings a new nest of risks to Mac users

A decade or so ago, many Mac users used to claim very confidently that…


Crypto founder admits $25 million ICO backed by celebrities was a scam

The Miami-based cryptocurrency firm Centra Tech was built on fairy dust and…


Microsoft Azure users leave front door open for cryptomining crooks

Remember when as a server operator all you had to worry about were people…


Billions of devices affected by UPnP vulnerability

Stop us if you’ve heard this before but a researcher has uncovered a new…


Double-crossing ransomware decryptor scrambles your files again!

by Paul Ducklin Here’s one for the books: ransomware that’s disguised as a…