Cyber Crime

Cyber Crime

cybersecurity

Russia accounted for 58% of nation-state cyberattacks observed in the past year, according to a recent Microsoft study. Most of these attacks targeted government...

The Hillel Yaffe Medical Center in Hadera has been targeted by a ransomware attack without prior notice. The medical center announced today that the...
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The growing impact of ransomware and cybercrime is worrying the US Administration, especially as it is intertwined with cryptocurrency.  US President Joe Biden stated top...
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125,698,496 people were pawned in the LinkedIn Scraped Data data breach during the first half of 2021, according to haveibeenpwned.com website. Attackers scraped data...
cyber attack

The largest-ever distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack was foiled by the internet infrastructure giant Cloudflare. The attack occurred earlier this summer. According to Cloudflare,...
INNOTECH

iHLS is proud to present INNOTECH 2021 - the International Cyber, Homeland Security Technologies, and Innovation event. A giant two-day exhibition with national pavilions...
cybersecurity

In recent months, various major cyber incidents have had an impact on US critical infrastructure community and caused downstream consequences to Americans that rely...

By 2025, cyber attackers will have weaponized operational technology (OT) environments to successfully harm or kill humans, Gartner research firm predicts. OT is a type...
cybersecurity

The US Government is expanding its efforts to cope with the rising global threat of ransomware attacks during the last few years, targeting critical...

Ransomware is malicious software that encrypts a computer system’s data and demands payment to restore access. To help organizations protect against ransomware attacks and...
cyberthreats

“Ransomware is a national security threat,” claims the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Threat actors have figured out how to exploit US bureaucratic...
organized crime

There is a concerning expansion and evolution of serious and organized crime in the EU, warns the EUROPOL assessment EU SOCTA 2021. Published every four...

Earlier this year, Group of Seven (G7) leaders had urged companies like Facebook and Google to do more to curb extremist content online. A...
deepfake

Deepfakes, an AI-based technology to create false content, have become easier than ever to make. The FBI suspects Russian and Chinese actors are using...

With the world of security constantly changing and hackers adapting to those changes, nothing is perfect in terms of security. While two-factor authentication is...
cybersecurity

“As cybersecurity professionals defend increasingly dispersed and complex enterprise networks from sophisticated cyber threats, embracing a Zero Trust security model and the mindset necessary...
cyber

Deepfake technology involves the creation of synthetic media, generally, video material, using artificial intelligence and machine learning tools which allow for an individual’s facial...
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With an information society that transfers an increasingly large amount of personal data over public channels, information security has become a global challenge. Security...
cybersecurity

Honeypots are not a new technique in cybersecurity. A honeypot is a computer system that’s intended to attract cyberattacks, like a decoy. It mimics...
cyber attack

Zero-day cyber attacks are among the most dangerous threats to computer systems and can cause serious and lasting damage. As an example, the WannaCry...
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Almost every month during 2020, more than 1 million people in the US were affected by data breaches at health-care organizations, according to data...
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Increasing losses from cybercrime have become a challenge for enterprises of all sizes. This has led to, over the past five years, a dramatic...