Tag: cybercrime

Broken chain

Quantum Resistant Ledger Could Make Current Blockchain Models Obsolete

A recently-founded Blockchain platform is promising to offer solutions for the future in terms of cybersecurity, including quantum hack attacks. The long-awaited arrival of quantum computing is keeping cryptographers awake at night. Current security methods...
Back of an internet router

How to Factory Reset Your Internet Router

A group of Russian hackers recently unleashed a malware that has already infected hundreds of thousands of internet routers worldwide. The FBI has encouraged all US residents to reset their internet routers -- here's...
hacker perpetrating a data leak

The Data Leak is Normal Now

Recurring data breaches have emotionally desensitized society to cyber criminality. I think we've been down this road with terrorism. Here, we'll explore further. Once upon a time, we joked about socially disconnected computer geniuses hacking...
locky ransomware

20 Million Confirmed Attacks in 24 Hours: Locky and Other Ransomware

A new variant of the aggressive “Locky” ransomware hits 20 million confirmed attacks in a single day, warns a cybersecurity firm. Ransomware actors are sometimes incredibly sophisticated, demonstrating careful planning and methodical execution. Some hacker...
machine learning against web app attacks

How to use Machine Learning Against web app Attacks

Web applications have become a major target for cybercriminals, and the size and implications of the threat calls for drastic measures, like using machine learning to enhance security systems. In most cases we rely on...
unbotify

Hacker Bots Fooled by Israeli AI Startup Unbotify

If you're like us, you tire of automated phishing attacks and an inbox full of bogus friend invites. Luckily, using an AI to analyze behavioral biometrics, a startup has developed a cybersecurity solution that...