Tags Sophos

All hands on deck: Infosec volunteers to protect medical organizations during COVID-19 crisis

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

By day, they are cybersecurity professionals at well-known companies. By night, they are working to protect health organizations from hackers.

Hackers seize on coronavirus fears for fodder in spearphishing, misinformation schemes

by Shannon Vavra • 4 weeks ago

Hackers frequently take advantage of crises and current events to tailor their messages better.

The anatomy of the MyKings botnet, and why it matters for security

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

The MyKings botnet, also known as Smominru, is a mash-up of recent security trends.

Thoma Bravo to spend $3.8 billion on Sophos in private equity's latest cyber deal

by Jeff Stone • 6 months ago

This comes amid a period of ongoing consolidation in the cybersecurity industry.

Why Cyber Command’s latest warning is a win for the government's information sharing efforts

by Shannon Vavra • 9 months ago

New details uncovered by CyberScoop show how much coordination went into Cyber Command's public VirusTotal upload of an Iran-linked tool.

From exploits to honeypots: How the security community is preparing for BlueKeep’s moment of truth

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

“Every CISO right now should have a plan already written down to deal with BlueKeep once the exploit starts surfacing."

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