A recent report by Amnesty International has highlighted the dangers of the unchecked sale and transfer of surveillance technologies. The report focuses on a suite of highly invasive surveillance technologies supplied by the Intellexa alliance.
Spyware threat continues despite pledges by governments to curb its use. It typically targets journalists, activists, lawyers, political figures and other persons of interest that carry some socio-political dimension to nation state actors.
Over the last 12 months, the education sector in the UK suffered far more than in other countries. Education was the target in 16% of known attacks in the UK.
A recently uncovered malware, thought to have been active since April 2020, is exploiting known vulnerabilities to target popular SOHO routers from Cisco Systems, Netgear, Asus and others.
Interview with Lockbit ransomware operators conducted by Cisco Talos division highlighting the mindset and tactics of one of the current mainstream ransomware crime groups
Law enforcement and judicial authorities worldwide have this week disrupted one of most significant botnets of the past decade: EMOTET. Investigators have now taken control of its infrastructure in an international coordinated action.