TeleBots: First evidence linking Industroyer to NotPetya – Week in security with Tony Anscombe

ESET’s analysis of a recent backdoor used by TeleBots – the group behind the massive NotPetya ransomware outbreak – uncovers strong code similarities to the Industroyer main backdoor, revealing a rumored connection that was not previously proven. Google+ to shut down. California outlaws poor default…

Graceful upgrades in Go

The idea behind graceful upgrades is to swap out the configuration and code of a process while it is running, without anyone noticing it. If this sounds error prone, dangerous, undesirable and in general a bad idea – I’m with you. However, sometimes you really…

Hackers compromise Facebook users’ security

… of the motive behind the cyber attack. (Flickr)By James Wright Staff … what the motive of the attack was, according to CNBC. If … percent after news of the hacking broke, according to ETtech. For … criminals means hackers will show no signs of…

British Airways hackers targeted Cancer Research UK and other British businesses

… been targeted by the Russian hackers behind cyber attacks on British … had learned.   Magecart, an anonymous Russian group of cyber criminals, tried to … bandanas for chemotherapy patients. The hackers planted malicious code into Cancer … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE British Airways…

Germany joins allies in accusing Russia of widespread cyber attacks

… Russia of being behind massive cyber attacks in 2017, echoing the governments … of launching attacks on them. “We strongly condemn such attacks on international … military intelligence workers had been hacking into the networks of Western-based … Unit published a list of hacker…

The Network week in review: Oct 1- Oct 5

This week, we went behind the scenes with Cisco at Global Citizen Festival and met the head of Cisco Asia Pacific, Japan and Greater China Miyuki Suzuki. Make sure you check these out and all the other stories from this week! More RSS Feed: VISIT…

UK accuses Russia’s GRU military intelligence of cyber attacks

… linked to the release of hacked files on cyclist Sir … of being behind four high-profile cyber attacks. The National Cyber Security Centre … accused of? The NCSC says hackers from the GRU, operating … the state were accused of hacking UK think tanks…

Cybersecurity Experts Ponder Who Is Exposing China’s Hackers

… is behind Intrusion Truth, an anonymous group that has published a series … comment. However, in August, the group told Motherboard that “we are … exposing those responsible, naming the hackers themselves and identifying the agencies … .” The group also declared that its…

Cyberespionage Experts Want to Know Who’s Exposing China’s Hacking Army

… behind an anonymous effort to expose China’s hacker army? An anonymous group calling … the most prolific suspected China-linked hacking groups tracked by cybersecurity researchers. It … that outlined two alleged Chinese hacking campaigns, including providing the names … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Cyberespionage…