The program is part of KPMG’s Global Cyber Day initiative and targets to reach 10,000 students by December 2022. Continuing its tradition, KPMG in Kuwait celebrated Cyber Month in the country for the second time to encourage a cybersafe world. The corporate social responsibility program aims to buttress the younger
The Check Point survey points out that despite increased spending in IT, small and medium sized businesses (SMBs) are not prepared for the increased cyber risks that come with growth. Check Point Software Technologies has released the results from a new survey of the SMB cybersecurity market, conducted by research
Smishing, a cyberattack strategy that combines SMS (short message service, also known as text messages) and phishing, has been revealed as a new and sophisticated mechanism to obtain personal and financial information from victims, through false forms on fraudulent sites. A wave of VexTrio attacks using dictionary domain generation algorithm
The Trellix Threat Labs Vulnerability Research team has released research detailing an unauthenticated remote code execution vulnerability, filed under CVE-2022-32548, affecting multiple routers from DrayTek, a Taiwanese company that manufactures Small Office and Home Office (SOHO) routers. The attack can be performed without user interaction if the device’s management interface
Amazon announced two new security initiatives that will help protect organizations and individuals from increasing cybersecurity threats. Starting in October, Amazon will make available to the public the cybersecurity training materials it has developed to keep its employees and sensitive information safe from cyberattack.
The Justice Department recovered $2.3 million in cryptocurrency ransom paid by Colonial Pipeline Co, cracking down on hackers who launched the most disruptive U.S. cyberattack on record. Investigators seized 63.7 bitcoins paid by Colonial (COLPI.UL) after its systems were hacked last month, resulting in significant shortages at US East Coast
Fujifilm, Japanese multinational conglomerate has been forced to shut down parts of its global network after falling victim to a suspected ransomware attack. According to a notice put up on its website, the company confirmed that its headquarters in Tokyo was hit by a ransomware attack on June 2.