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Attackers' Use of Uncommon Programming Languages Continues to Grow
Attackers use uncommon languages — such as Go, D, Nim, and Rust — to evade detection or make their development process m...
July 26, 2021
Attackers use uncommon languages — such as Go, D, Nim, and Rust — to evade detection or make their development process m...
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
July 26, 2021
5 min read
Article
Florida DEO Discloses Data Breach Affecting 58,000 Accounts
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity says personal information may have been taken from its unemployment benef...
July 26, 2021
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity says personal information may have been taken from its unemployment benef...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
July 26, 2021
1 min read
Article
Malware Infects Japanese Devices Ahead of Olympic Games
A Japanese security company reports the wiper malware searches for specific file types in a target's personal Windows fo...
July 23, 2021
A Japanese security company reports the wiper malware searches for specific file types in a target's personal Windows fo...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
July 23, 2021
1 min read
Article
Sophos Buys Network Detection And Response Startup Braintrace
The acquisition will add to Sophos' threat detection capabilities, the company reports.
July 22, 2021
The acquisition will add to Sophos' threat detection capabilities, the company reports.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
July 22, 2021
1 min read
Article
How to Secure Your Cryptocurrency Wallet
No matter your reason for investing in crypto, the two key steps are setting up a digital wallet and transferring your c...
July 22, 2021
No matter your reason for investing in crypto, the two key steps are setting up a digital wallet and transferring your c...
by Rui Maximo, Cybersec Entrepreneur
July 22, 2021
5 min read
Article
Cybercriminals Rewrite Malware to Target MacOS
Researchers discover a widespread, inexpensive malware variant has been redesigned to target both macOS and Windows devi...
July 21, 2021
Researchers discover a widespread, inexpensive malware variant has been redesigned to target both macOS and Windows devi...
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
July 21, 2021
5 min read
Article
Windows Privilege Escalation Vuln Puts Admin Passwords At Risk
Microsoft has issued a temporary workaround for systems vulnerable to CVE-2021-36934, also known as "HiveNightmare" and ...
July 21, 2021
Microsoft has issued a temporary workaround for systems vulnerable to CVE-2021-36934, also known as "HiveNightmare" and ...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
July 21, 2021
2 min read
Article
Why the FBI's Recovery of Colonial Pipeline Ransom Signals Hope for the Future
The "win for the good guys" is a monumental step toward breaking down the business model of ransomware and digital extor...
July 21, 2021
The "win for the good guys" is a monumental step toward breaking down the business model of ransomware and digital extor...
by Morgan Demboski and Alexander J. Parella, Threat Intelligence Analyst, IronNet Cybersecurity / Threat Hunter, IronNet Cybersecurity
July 21, 2021
5 min read
Article
7 Hot Cyber Threat Trends to Expect at Black Hat
A sneak peek of some of the main themes at Black Hat USA next month.
July 21, 2021
A sneak peek of some of the main themes at Black Hat USA next month.
by Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer
July 21, 2021
1 min read
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China's Claim on Vulnerability Details Could Chill Researchers
The Network Security Law of the People's Republic of China enforces coordinated disclosure, but also requires that resea...
July 20, 2021
The Network Security Law of the People's Republic of China enforces coordinated disclosure, but also requires that resea...
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
July 20, 2021
5 min read
Article
Google Cloud Debuts Security Tools for Public & Private Sectors
Today's announcements include a cloud-native intrusion detection system and government-focused offerings that comply wit...
July 20, 2021
Today's announcements include a cloud-native intrusion detection system and government-focused offerings that comply wit...
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
July 20, 2021
4 min read
Article
Name That Toon: Buzzard Bestie
Feeling creative? Come up with a clever caption for this month's contest, and our panel of experts will reward the winne...
July 20, 2021
Feeling creative? Come up with a clever caption for this month's contest, and our panel of experts will reward the winne...
by John Klossner, Cartoonist
July 20, 2021
1 min read
Article
Rapid7 Acquires Threat Intel Company IntSights for $335M
The company plans to combine its threat intelligence platform with IntSights' external threat intelligence capabilities.
July 20, 2021
The company plans to combine its threat intelligence platform with IntSights' external threat intelligence capabilities.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
July 20, 2021
2 min read
Article
FBI Asks Security Leaders to Prepare for Cyberattacks Ahead of Olympics
Officials warn of the potential for disruptive cyberattacks against organizations and people associated with the upcomin...
July 20, 2021
Officials warn of the potential for disruptive cyberattacks against organizations and people associated with the upcomin...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
July 20, 2021
1 min read
Article
Cybereason Secures $275 Million in New Financing
Latest funding round is led by Liberty Strategic Capital with participation from Irving Investors, Neuberger Berman, and...
July 20, 2021
Latest funding round is led by Liberty Strategic Capital with participation from Irving Investors, Neuberger Berman, and...
July 20, 2021
6 min read
Article