Equifax to pay customers $380.5 million as part of final breach settlement

Americans have until Jan. 22 to claim their share of the settlement.

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Authentication startup Trusona raises $20 million by promising to help clients ditch passwords

by Jeff Stone • 1 week ago

Trusona is working with the likes of Microsoft and the health care company Aetna.

Travelex says ransomware recovery is underway two weeks after global blackout

by Jeff Stone • 1 week ago

Whether the currency-exchange company paid the ransom remains unclear.

U.K. regulator dings tech retailer for breach that affected 14 million people

by Jeff Stone • 2 weeks ago

British authorities said the fine would have been much higher under GDPR.

TrickBot developers have spun up a new backdoor for high-value targets

by Shannon Vavra • 2 weeks ago

Banking trojan operators are upping their game, researchers say.

Kaspersky: North Korean hackers getting more careful, targeted in financial hacks

by Shannon Vavra • 2 weeks ago

Lazarus Group is tweaking some of its malware, delivery mechanisms, and payloads to evade detection.

Sodinokibi ransomware plagues Travelex currency exchange as investigation continues

by Jeff Stone • 2 weeks ago

The company's website was still offline at press time.

Cybersecurity’s warranty challenge

by cyber_admin • 2 weeks ago

Enterprises are facing a tough choice: patch a system and break a warranty or leave a vulnerability to be fixed by an equipment manufacturer?

Arkansas telemarketing firm blames ransomware for sudden holiday closure

by Jeff Stone • 4 weeks ago

The circumstances surrounding the alleged attack remain shrouded in mystery.

Mastercard jumps into the risk-assessment race with RiskRecon acquisition

by Jeff Stone • 4 weeks ago

Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga has advocated to stronger supply chain security for years.

'Unprecedented' sentencing for international GozNym cybercrime network

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

The cybercriminals' operation employed the malware to target 41,000 computers between 2015 and 2016.

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