Ransomware hits two state-run organizations in the Middle East and North Africa
It's the latest example of data-wiping tools being aimed at key organizations in the region.
Microsoft, Hewlett Foundation preparing to launch nonprofit that calls out cyberattacks
Informally known as the "Cyber Peace Institute," the organization plans to act as a neutral arbiter that calls out bad behavior on the internet.
Chinese-linked APT10 has been active in the Philippines, researchers say
In recent years the group has compromised organizations in the U.S., Europe, and Japan.
National Security Council cyber chief: Criminals are closing the gap with nation-state hackers
“They’re not five years behind nation-states anymore, because the tools have become more ubiquitous,” Grant Schneider says.
SamSam outbreak led to FBI restructuring, top official says
The notorious ransomware forced the FBI to rethink how the bureau tackles cyber investigations.
Tenable CEO blasts 'smoke and mirrors' of cybersecurity industry
“It’s an industry that has fed and continues to feed, to a large extent, off of fearmongering,” Tenable CEO Amit Yoran told CyberScoop.