McAfee CEO 'cautiously optimistic' on companies' ability to handle GDPR
Christopher Young sees organizations working diligently to comply with the European rules, but there's only so much they can do ahead of the compliance deadline.
Lack of cooperation between contractors creates lasting vulnerabilities for DoD, official says
Col. Tim Brooks, the mission assurance division chief in the Department of Army Management Office, said a lack of dialogue between contractors is causing headaches as the military looks to harden its systems.
Want to reduce cybercrime? Undermine black market, watch cryptocurrency exchanges, experts say
Lawmakers want to know how to crack down on the monetization of stolen data.
Report: Cybercrime causes over $600 billion in damage annually
"It is a low risk crime that provides high payoffs. A smart cybercriminal can make hundreds of thousands, even millions of dollars with almost no chance of arrest or jail."
McAfee uncovers new malware in Olympics hacking campaign
Newly discovered elements of a hacking campaign targeting the Winter Olympics establish a permanent presence that siphon information from the victim’s computer, according to McAfee.
New hacking campaign targets North Korean defectors in South Korea
"The actors are familiar with South Korea and appear to want to spy on North Korean defectors, and on groups and individuals who help defectors," according to a researcher.