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France hit by a cyberattack just months before the Paris Olympics: Header image
The government of France has been hit by a cyberattack that shut down more than 300 government websites and affected several state bodies just months before the June European Parliament election and the...
Mar 15, 2024
5 min read
Deepfakes are a rising security threat, and it's going to get worse: Header image
From AI-driven deepfakes interfering in the US election to a new iOS trojan that steals biometric data from iPhone users to the Hong Kong deepfake scandal that cost a multinational $26 million, AI-driven...
Feb 28, 2024
13 min read
$15M bounty offered for info on the Blackcat ransomware gang: Header image
Cooperating international law enforcement agencies are stepping up their game in the fight against cybercriminal gangs. Recently, the United States DOJ and the FBI, working with the United Kingdom National Crime Agency’s (NCA)...
Feb 23, 2024
6 min read
A deepfake video call scams a Hong Kong firm out of $26 million: Header image
Chances are that if you worked in accounting or finance and received a call from your boss asking you to make a transfer, you most likely would do it, especially if he asked...
Feb 14, 2024
5 min read
Why Google Search has become a tool for spreading malware: Header image
Tricking victims into downloading malware is a major component of a cybercriminal’s job. To do this, they employ a wide range of techniques that experts call vectors of attack. Popular vectors include buying...
Feb 6, 2024
11 min read
Stolen Device Protection added to iOS — but there's a security flaw: Header image
The much-anticipated new iPhone feature, Stolen Device Protection, is finally here. With it, Apple makes it extra difficult for thieves to access your stolen iPhone.  As good news as this may sound, tech...
Feb 1, 2024
4 min read
71M accounts exposed in one of the biggest-ever password dumps: Header image
If you’ve ever wondered how cyberattacks begin, the answer is usually through stolen credentials, data, and passwords dumped on the dark web and forums. From phishing to spear phishing, credential stuffing, account takeovers,...
Jan 24, 2024
4 min read
The 10 macOS security trends in 2024 according to experts: Header image
Apple devices are on the frontline of an increasing wave of cyberattacks. Mac users, who sometimes still assume their devices to be immune to malware, are being caught off guard by cybercriminals and...
Jan 22, 2024
13 min read
Can hackers now access your Google account without a password? Header image
An alarming new cybersecurity headline is echoing across mainstream media: “Hackers can now access your Google account without a password.” The news is based on an investigation by Pavan Karthick M. from CloudSEK,...
Jan 12, 2024
5 min read
A year in malware: The biggest macOS malware threats in 2023: Header image
The year 2023 saw a significant shift in the cybersecurity landscape, with macOS becoming a prime target for malicious actors. While traditionally considered more secure than other platforms, Apple’s operating system faced diverse...
Dec 20, 2023
9 min read