Double-crossing ransomware decryptor scrambles your files again!

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


Botnet blasts WordPress sites with configuration download attacks

by Paul Ducklin Security researchers at WordFence, a company that’s focused…


You DID change your password after that data breach, didn’t you?

by Paul Ducklin Until a few years ago, received wisdom for passwords…


Nuclear missile contractor hacked in Maze ransomware attack

by Lisa Vaas The US is protected by what’s known as a nuclear triad: a…


Google deletes Indian app that deleted Chinese apps

by Danny Bradbury Google has deleted an app from the Play Store that offered…


VMware flaw allows takeover of multiple private clouds

by John E Dunn VMWare’s VMware Cloud Director has a security flaw that…


Crime agency turns to Google ads to deter teen DDoS hackers

by John E Dunn Britain’s National Crime Agency (NCA) has hit on what looks…


Facebook to verify identities on accounts that churn out viral posts

by Lisa Vaas Facebook announced on Thursday that it’s going to be verifying…


COVID-19 tests, PPE and antivirual drugs find a home on the dark web

by John Shier Criminals have been quick to adapt to the global coronavirus…