The FTC is urging Congress to pass a broad federal privacy and security law--and allow the commission to be the enforcement authority for it.
Google I/O is a good place to announce a whole lot of new privacy features “coming soon." It is also a good place to bury plans to change how Google will handle HTTP cookies in Chrome.
The FIN7 attack group is still alive and well, despite arrests of some alleged members and intense attention from researchers and law enforcement.
Michael Bailey of FireEye joins Dennis Fisher to discuss his analysis of the Carbanak backdoor source code.
While it’s intriguing that the Dark Web may be smaller than perceived, it was never the biggest threat to enterprises.
On paper, the executive order seems to have some good ideas on increasing the pool of talented security personnel for the federal IT workforce. Would DHS be able to deliver on these new programs?
The new MegaCortex ransomware is using stolen domain controller credentials to gain a foothold in corporate networks before spreading.
Mozilla is going to ban Firefox add-ons with obfuscated code in a major overhaul of its policy.
Calls for jail time for C-suite executives after a data breach are getting louder, but proposed legislation such as the Corporate Executive Accountability Act would not prevent data breaches. Instead, it would will simply result in organizations lawyering up, CISO Advisor Dave Lewis argues.
The attack on IT outsourcing giant Wipro appears to have been motivated by gift card fraud, not espionage or a supply-chain attack against another company.
The Sodinokibi ransomware is being installed on vulnerable Oracle WebLogic servers that haven't been patched against CVE-2019-2725.
Bessemer System Federal Credit Union is suing Fiserv for not fixing the security issues in its banking platform, and says that thousands of small banks and credit union using the same software don’t even know their customer data is also vulnerable.
As Congress considers various privacy bills, advocates are pushing for a federal data protection agency to enforce any new law.
Docker revoked tokens linking GitHub and Bitbucket with Docker Hub accounts after discovering "unauthorized access" in its Hub database. Developers should check their code to ensure no unauthorized changes have been made.
Researchers from NCC Group developed an attack that can pull private keys from the hardware-backed keystore in some Qualcomm chips.