How hackers used malicious Chrome extensions in a mass spying campaign

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

The discovery exposes another gap in web browser security despite vendor pledges to block malicious code from download stores.

White House pushing for research carveout in GDPR

by Chris Bing • 3 years ago

Some privacy provisions in GDPR could have a negative effect on security researchers' work.

Hottest trend for phishing scammers: Buying web domains instead of hacking them

by Shaun Waterman • 4 years ago

Hackers are increasingly abusing the highly decentralized web domain name registration system to buy internet addresses they can use in phishing attacks.

Hacked ICANN data still sells for hundreds of dollars years after breach

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 years ago

Criminals try to get value out of breaches no matter how old. ICANN data from years ago is still popping up on the dark net.