Cybereason, announced the discovery of a new, highly targeted botnet campaign, using the stealthy, pervasive, Prometei Botnet, to target companies around the world with a multi-pronged attack that looks to steal bitcoin and data from corporate networks. The threat actor, a Russian speaker, is taking advantage of Microsoft Exchange vulnerabilities
PCs still running when Windows 7 reaches end of life on the 14th of January will be significantly more at risk of ransomware, warns Veritas Technologies. According to experts, 26 per cent of PCs are expected to still be running the Microsoft software after support for patches and bug fixes
Gregg Petersen, Regional Sales Vice President, MEA, Veeam Software says it’s not about being hack-proof; that is virtually impossible. Rather, you should make your security as robust as possible and ensure your backups are not solely located on your network, to eliminate the possibility of attack or corruption.
Digital Shadows believes that whatever happens in 2018 and beyond, it is clear that cybercrime will continue to be a problem and present governments, businesses and individuals with challenges to protect their data and their intellectual property. Alastair Paterson, CEO and Co-Founder, Digital Shadows discusses how the threat landscape will look like over the next 12