The prices for stolen payment card data and other cybercrime products and services on Russian underground forums continue to fall. But the cybercrime ecosystem is more automated, effective and robust than ever, Trend Micro reports.
An unconfirmed post-breach report for bitcoin exchange Bitstamp shows the organization was targeted by a sustained attack that combined phishing via email and Skype with macro malware to successfully steal almost 19,000 bitcoins, worth $5 million.
Cisco announced plans to pay $635 million to purchase cloud security firm OpenDNS to better secure the "Internet of Everything." OpenDNS says the acquisition will leave its products and personnel intact.
Prior attempts at security have failed to solve email's fundamental flaw - anyone can send email using someone else's identity. This flaw has put the power of the world's most admired brands in criminal hands - through email, criminals can use almost any brand to send spam, fraud, phishing email and malware installs,...
When JPMorgan Chase decided to adopt DMARC to stop phishing attacks and protect its brand, the problem was much bigger than they anticipated. Once JPMorgan Chase deployed DMARC to secure their email with Agari, they learned the fraudulent email number was closer to a billion.
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An international police effort dubbed "Operation Triangle" has resulted in the arrest of 49 suspected members of a cybercrime group accused of launching phishing attacks to steal at least $6.7 million.
How does an advanced threat adversary operate for 10 years, undetected? FireEye APAC CTO Bryce Boland shares details of the decade-long APT30 campaign that targeted organizations in India and Southeast Asia.
Partners HealthCare System is the latest healthcare organizations to suffer a data breach following a phishing attack. But why did Partners wait five months to issue a breach notification, when HIPAA requires notifications within 60 days?
Partners HealthCare System announced that it is the latest healthcare organization hit by a data breach attributed to a phishing attack. The records of an estimated 3,300 individuals may have been compromised in the incident.
When IT veteran Branden Spikes founded his own company devoted to isolating browsers from attacks, he thought building the technology would be the top challenge. The venture capital community proved him wrong.
"More than one in four unsolicited SMS messages reported in 2014 attempted to steal the victim's personal or financial information" reported Cloudmark in their Annual Security Threat Report. Vishing (voice/phone scams) along with SMiShing (text message scams) continue to rise as fraudsters exploit the trust inherent...