Tags security research

Researchers show how to tamper with medication in popular infusion pumps using software flaws

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The research illustrates the challenge of securing devices conceived decades ago from 21st-century digital threats.

Mozi botnet gets stealthier in infecting Huawei network gateways and other gear

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Botnets are hard to sink, Part Infinity.

Microsoft catches hackers using Morse Code to help cover their tracks

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Modern offensive and defensive cyber measures often rest on the simple concept of concealing and cracking code.

Vigilante hacking campaign blocks victims from visiting The Pirate Bay, other piracy sites

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

A hacker doesn’t appear to be happy with the amount of digital piracy out there.

Suspected Iranian hackers exploit VPN, Telegram to monitor dissidents

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

The research shows the limits of the cyber industry’s knowledge of Tehran-linked hacking against those who often bear the brunt of it.

Chinese hackers implicated in breach of Russian government agencies

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

An unusual report from Russia's Federal Security Service has caused a stir.