Cyber threat

Ransomware tops the Europol’s list of Cyber Threats!

The European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation (EUROPOL) has named ransomware as the most pressing cyber threats observed in the past 12 months. The report generated by Europol claims that ransomware has reached to a point where it has started to eclipse other areas of cybercrime such as data breaches, card fraud, and P$%^graphy. […]

Role of Cyber Threat Intelligence Analysts in an Organization

Threat intelligence is evidence-based information, including context, mechanisms, indicators of compromise, implications and actionable advice, about existing or emerging hazards to assets. Threat intelligence allows IT professionals to make decisions and take action accordingly. Historically, intelligence tactics, techniques, and procedures as well as various types of intelligence operations existed long before cyberspace was conceived. Intelligence […]

Companies in China witness a surge in cyber attacks

Firms operating in China and Hong Kong(HK) have witnessed a surge in cyber attacks in the past couple of years. This was confirmed by a PWC survey which added that cyber attacks grew 969 percent between 2014 and 2016. The surge in cyber attacks was witnessed due to a widely adopted trend where innovation has […]

Cyber Security to be challenged in Christmas season!

Online retailers in US and UK may find the coming days of Christmas season really tough. And that’s due to the fact that fraudsters are in an intention to launch one million cyber attacks a day on all major online stores serving in UK and US. With Black Friday and Cyber Monday fast approaching, Cyber […]

Director of US Intelligence resigns and admits that the US is vulnerable to cyber attacks

Director of US National Intelligence James Clapper has put down his resignation today morning before the House Select Committee on Intelligence. This move was expected as the newly elected US President Donald Trump is on a transition spree of setting the right tone for National Security Agencies during his administration. Mr. James put down his […]

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