Ransomware Prevention is Insider Threat Mitigation

In 2017, the world experienced some of the most devastating cyber attacks yet. Most ransomware campaigns were successful due to insider negligence. In some cases, this was achieved with malicious intention by way...

PayPal Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results

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FS Lynda Clone 1.0 SQL Injection ≈ Packet Storm

<!--# # # # # # Exploit Title: FS Lynda Clone 1.0 - SQL Injection# Dork: N/A# Date: 13.12.2017# Vendor Homepage: https://fortunescripts.com/# Software Link: https://fortunescripts.com/product/lynda-clone/# Version: 1.0# Category: Webapps# Tested on: WiN7_x64/KaLiLinuX_x64# CVE:...

Let no endpoint go dark

The compromise of a single enterprise endpoint can ultimately lead to a wider security incident, ransomware outbreak, data breach, costly remediation and rebuilding of lost reputation. Most organizations know...

Hackers take control of security firm’s domain, steal secret data

A Dutch security firm recently fell victim to a well-executed attack that allowed hackers to...

What is a botnet? And why they aren't going away anytime soon

Botnets act as a force multiplier for individual attackers, cyber-criminal groups, and nation-states looking to disrupt or break into their targets’ systems. By definition, they are a collection of any type of internet-connected...

Google Online Security Blog: Vulnerability Reward Program: 2017 Year in Review

We awarded researchers more than 1 million dollars for vulnerabilities they found and reported in Google products, and a similar amount for Android as well. Combined with our Chrome awards, we awarded nearly...

On the Security of Walls

On the Security of Walls Interesting history of the security of walls: Dún Aonghasa presents early evidence of the same principles of redundant security measures at work...

Happy 8th Birthday, KrebsOnSecurity! — Krebs on Security

Eight years ago today I set aside my Washington Post press badge and became an independent here at KrebsOnSecurity.com. What a wild ride it has been. Thank you all, Dear Readers,...

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