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Possible data breach of Wellington billing and payment system

June 08, 2018

WELLINGTON, Fla. - Wellington officials said Thursday they were recently notified about potential unauthorized charges on credit cards used by ...

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Atlanta city official proposes US$9.5million towards ransomware recovery costs

June 08, 2018

More than two months ago, Atlanta's connected systems city-wide were hit with a ransomware message which locked the city's files and demanded a ...

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Hero Who Saved World From WannaCry Ransomware Could Face Years In Jail For Making Bad ...

June 08, 2018

Also known online as MalwareTech, Hutchins is the cybersecurity researcher that helped stop the WannaCry ransomware last year. And now, he's ...

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Crypto-mining malware a major threat to African markets

June 08, 2018

"Take ransomware for example – ransomware relies on the victim to pay a ransom for the attack to be profitable. Similarly, banking Trojans, which ...

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Major Australian banks pull plug on career pages after HR contractor admits data breach

June 08, 2018

Australian banks NAB and Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) have shut down their career pages, following a data breach at HR company ...

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Travel site phishing scam and genealogy site data breach | Avast

June 08, 2018

Users of the popular travel-booking site booking.com received bogus texts directing them to change their passwords “due to a security breach.

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Top eight security threats every small business CEO should know about

June 08, 2018

Cyber attacks are on the rise – according to Malwarebyte's annual State of Malware report, malicious ransomware attacks across the globe rose by ...

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Ransomware Attacks in Healthcare

June 08, 2018

This is a complimentary program sponsored by Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP. Cybercrime Magazine predicts that global ransomware attacks will ...

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Oath must swear to comply with GDPR after massive Yahoo data breach

June 08, 2018

Yahoo's new owner Oath escapes fine by Irish data watchdog over data breach that affected 500m people, but must tighten up its systems. Ireland's ...

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Major universities hit by data breach affecting thousands of job applicants at top firms

June 08, 2018

Leading universities including Melbourne and Macquarie have become the latest victims of a major data breach at human resources firm PageUp, ...

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Tips for avoiding ransomware attacks

June 08, 2018

New research from WatchGuard Technologies reveals that more than one in five Australians have been the victim of a ransomware attack. The survey ...

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Why the notifiable data breach scheme should be the 'notification of archaic systems and processes'

June 08, 2018

There has been a lot of talk in recent months about the government's new notifiable data breach (NDB) legislation. The legislation requires ...

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