Credential Stuffing Attack Strikes Norton LifeLock

Norton LifeLock, a leading provider of identity protection and cybersecurity services, recently experienced a data breach caused by a credential stuffing attack.  Credential stuffing is a cyberattack in which a hacker uses previously compromised information from one account to access another account, website, or service. This highlights the risks of reusing passwords across accounts, making it easier for hackers to …

Create a Secure Environment for Remote Workers

Having remote workers in your business is a great way to expand cost-effectiveness and helps your business grow. But, unfortunately, many businesses have issued remote workers limited access to the network to protect important information. Knowing this, hackers are finding creative ways to access networks and steal vital information. It is important to ensure your remote workers have proper security …

CISA Issues Warning Over Microsoft Exchange Server Vulnerabilities

Microsoft has warned that hackers are already using zero-day Exchange Server exploits to break into victims’ networks and steal data and that more attacks are likely to come. Microsoft has given more details about how the vulnerabilities have already been exploited, starting with attacks in August. In a small number of targeted attacks, the CVE-2022-41040 and CVE-2022-41082 vulnerabilities were linked …

Product Releases from Amazon’s Hardware 2022 Event

A number of exciting products were announced at Amazon’s Hardware 2022 event. These announcements include two brand-new Eero home networking products and the news that the next-generation Echo Dot devices will feature Eero capabilities. The first product is the Eero PoE 6 access point. Due to PoE (Power over Ethernet) technology’s popularity among enterprises and home network enthusiasts, this is …

Malware-as-a-Service Gaining Popularity

Malware as a Service (MaaS) has gained popularity over the past few years as a method of spreading malware. Typically, MaaS is provided at a monthly, annual, or lifetime subscription price. Once a threat actor obtains access to the malware, they can target individuals through various tactics. A relatively new MaaS has emerged, called Erbium. Erbium is spread quickly across …

Hackers Are Using NFT Excitement To Trick Users

Researchers from Fortinet are warning of a new threat to be on the lookout for. Right now, NFTs are all the rage.  Everyone is talking about them, and many are excited about them.  Hackers have been quick to take advantage of that fact, and the Fortinet researchers have stumbled across a poisoned spreadsheet that purports to contain information about NFTs. …

Microsoft Defender Adds Cross Platform Mobile Protections

Microsoft recently announced an important upgrade to Microsoft Defender. It now supports vulnerability management for both Android and iOS. The company’s announcement reads in part as follows: “With this new cross-platform coverage, threat and vulnerability management capabilities now support all major device platforms across the organization – spanning workstations, servers, and mobile devices. Threat and vulnerability management in Microsoft Defender …

Microsoft Defender Adds Cross Platform Mobile Protections

Microsoft recently announced an important upgrade to Microsoft Defender. It now supports vulnerability management for both Android and iOS. The company’s announcement reads in part as follows: “With this new cross-platform coverage, threat and vulnerability management capabilities now support all major device platforms across the organization – spanning workstations, servers, and mobile devices. Threat and vulnerability management in Microsoft Defender …

Mac Malware Is Becoming A Bigger Threat For Users

In late 2020 a new strain of malware called UpdateAgent appeared and began infecting Mac users. Initially the strain wasn’t all that worrisome.  It stole system information but it was by no means the worst threat on a Mac user’s radar. Since that time, the hackers behind the malicious code have been busy. UpdateAgent has received a few developments, with …

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Facts About Phishing That You Need to See

Some of the most devastating cyberattacks in history, including incidents like the Colonial Pipeline ransomware disaster, started with a humble phishing email. Phishing is the type of cyberattack employees see the most by far. Phishing is an easy way for bad actors to obtain passwords, user data and other credentials, enabling them to undertake other cybercrime operations like business email …