Cyber Crime

Cyber Crime

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...
cyber

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...
Morphisec cybersecurity

Increasing losses from cybercrime have become a challenge for enterprises of all sizes. This has led to, over the past five years, a dramatic...
identity

The US federal authorities are accelerating the fight against identity counterfeit. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has begun a new nationwide public awareness...
cybersecurity

New Zealand’s central bank was hacked. The Reserve Bank said that one of its data systems has been breached by an unidentified hacker who...

Used in many industrial operations, robots – a key component of Industry 4.0 – represent yet another type of endpoint in operational technology (OT)...

The forthcoming Tokyo Olympics events due to open on July 23 could be targeted by cyberattacks, especially over the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic....

The broad move to distance learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic has brought about cybersecurity challenges. An increase in ransomware attacks has urged the...
cyber

2020 has been a challenging year from the point of view of cybersecurity, with many organizations reacting to the unexpected impact of the COVID-19...

The Director General of the Israel National Cyber Directorate (INCD), Yigal Unna, attended the InnoTech broadcast on innovation, cyber, and HLS organized by iHLS,...
cybersecurity

Terrorism and crime pose a direct threat to the security of citizens worldwide, and to international stability and prosperity. It is a persistent global...