Law enforcement officials in the U.S. and Europe have arrested 150 people and seized more than $31 million in an international drug trafficking investigation stemming from sales on the darknet, the Justice Department said Tuesday. read more
Adobe on Tuesday released a slew of urgent patches with fixes for more than 90 documented vulnerabilities that expose Windows, macOS and Linux users to malicious hacker attacks. The security defects affect a wide range of popular products, including Adobe...
A new product seeks to solve the two primary security issues that come with moving to the cloud: the danger of accidental misconfigurations and the loss of visibility. read more
Iranian authorities on Tuesday blamed a mysterious cyber attack for unprecedented disruption to the country's fuel distribution network. read more
The open-source Mozilla Foundation says it blocked a series of malicious Firefox add-ons that misused the proxy API that extensions use to proxy web requests. The API allows add-ons to control the manner in which the browser connects to the...
A security researcher at CyberArk was able to easily break more than 70 percent of Wi-Fi passwords he sniffed using relatively simple, cheap equipment. read more
The Zero Day Initiative (ZDI) on Monday announced the targets and prizes for the next Pwn2Own Miami hacking contest, which focuses on industrial control system (ICS) products and associated protocols. read more
Public cloud security provider Sonrai Security today announced that it has raised $50 million in Series C funding, which brings the total raised by the company to $88.5 million. The new funding round was led by ISTARI, but existing investors...
Tel Aviv, Israel-based Piiano emerged from stealth mode on Tuesday with $9 million in seed funding and a data engineering solution designed to help enterprises centralize and secure personal and other sensitive information. read more
Hackers abused the BillQuick Web Suite billing software to compromise the network of an engineering company in the United States and deploy ransomware, threat detection firm Huntress reports. read more
UK intelligence agencies have entrusted classified data to Amazon's cloud computing arm AWS in a deal designed to vastly speed up their espionage capabilities, the Financial Times reported on Tuesday. read more
Cambridge, MA-based cloud-native logging, SIEM and security analytics company Devo Technology on Tuesday announced that it has achieved unicorn status after raising $250 million. read more
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced Monday that the State Department will establish a new bureau and envoy to handle cyber policy, revamping amid alarm over rising hacking attacks. In a memo to staff, Blinken said that a review...
Roughly seven months after being indicted for his actions, a Kansas man admitted in court to tampering with the systems at the Post Rock Rural Water District. read more
The United States Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) over the weekend issued an alert on a critical vulnerability in open source discussion platform Discourse. read more
The Russia-linked cyberespionage group that hacked IT management solutions provider SolarWinds continues to launch supply chain attacks, Microsoft warned on Monday. read more
Conducting scaled and cost-effective attack surface and digital threat monitoring gives organizations of all sizes the best chance of identifying and defeating their adversaries read more
A total of 15 cybersecurity-related acquisitions were announced October 11-24, 2021. read more
Security researcher Gerhard Wagner earned a $2 million bug bounty reward for a critical vulnerability in Polygon’s Plasma Bridge that could have allowed a malicious user to submit the same withdrawal transaction 224 times, with different exit IDs. read more
Facebook last week filed a lawsuit against a Ukrainian national who allegedly scraped the information of 178 million of its users and then sold the obtained information on hacker forums. read more