Malware-ransomware combo campaign hits North American inboxes
Popular credential-stealing malware AZORult has been paired with the Hermes ransomware to send thousands of emails to computer users in North America, according to new research.
As ransomware hobbled Atlanta, banks drilled for next iteration of attacks
The exercise, which assembled 18 financial institutions and the industry’s threat-sharing center, simulated a “WannaCry-like” ransomware attack.
Inside 'Project Indigo,' the quiet info-sharing program between banks and U.S. Cyber Command
CyberScoop has uncovered "Project Indigo," a covert agreement between The Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center and U.S. Cyber Command that allows for the sharing of threat information.
European Central Bank proposes framework to strengthen financial system’s defenses
The European Central Bank (ECB) wants to make penetration testing a regular practice.
Two Russians sentenced to prison for role in hacks against U.S. companies
Just three of the corporate victims lost more than $300 million, according to prosecutors.
FS-ISAC releases API for safer data sharing
The Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center is releasing the API in order “to foster universal adoption of a more secure and robust data sharing framework."