Microsoft has uncovered loads of Windows 11 security threats – here’s what you need to do

January 13, 2022

Microsoft has revealed that it has discovered several serious security vulnerabilities in Windows 11, as well as other versions including Windows 10. The revelations came as part of January 2022’s ‘Patch Tuesday’ – the day of the month that Microsoft […]

Over 3.7 million accounts were compromised in the FlexBooker data breach

January 7, 2022

Threat actors compromised the FlexBooker accounts of more than 3.7 million users, the attack took place before the holidays. Stolen data are now available for sale on multiple cybercrime forums. FlexBooker is an online appointment scheduling platform that allows users […]

Cyber 2022 Predictions About Open Banking

December 28, 2021

In 2022, open banking will continue to gain market traction and acceptance in the U.S. as traditional banks and financial institutions compete on customer satisfaction and digital relevance. Unlike traditional banking where all customer data is controlled by the parent […]

Network security, Security

How to Attract Hard-to-Find Cybersecurity Talent

January 18, 2022

Via: Security Week

Currently, nearly 600,000 cybersecurity positions remain unfilled in the US or put another way about 46% of all cyber positions. Globally, the shortage is approximately 2.7 million. What’s more, the problem is accelerating. This talent shortage has real world repercussions. […]

Data loss, Threats & Malware

Serious Security: Apple Safari leaks private data via database API – what you need to know

January 18, 2022

Via: Naked Security

Researchers at browser identification company FingerprintJS recently found and disclosed a fascinating data leakage bug in Apple’s web browser software. Technically, the bug exists in Apple’s open source WebKit browser engine, which means it affects any browser that relies on […]

Hacker, Threats & Malware

U.K. Hacker Jailed for Spying on Children and Downloading Indecent Images

January 14, 2022

Via: The Hacker News

A man from the U.K. city of Nottingham has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for illegally breaking into the phones and computers of a number of victims, including women and children, to spy on them and […]

Cyber warfare, Cyber-crime

Ukrainian websites hit by cyberattack amid tensions with Russia

January 14, 2022

Via: The Hill

Several Ukrainian government websites were hit by what officials called a “massive cyberattack” on Friday as hackers took control and posted messages warning Ukraine to “be afraid and expect worse.” In the early hours of Friday morning, Oleg Nikolenko, a […]