Tags security research

Look to the sky: How hackers could control cranes by abusing radio frequencies

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 days ago

Your garage-door remote is probably more secure than the remotes for heavy machinery.

To raise security awareness, researchers spent months hacking mock building systems

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 days ago

“Only having a patch is not enough,” a ForeScout researcher told CyberScoop. “We need to create awareness to warn the community.”

Ryuk ransomware shows Russian criminal group is going big or going home

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

A subset of a Russian hacking group has raked in $3.7 million since August using Ryuk.

Cutely named apps siphon user data from phones

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

Here's a reminder of the ease with which crooks can hide their malware in popular app hubs.

Russian APT activity is resurgent, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The bears are back in town.

USB threat to industrial facilities comes into sharp focus with new Honeywell data

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

A new study from Honeywell shows how USB drives can propagate advanced threats like Stuxnet and Trisis.

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