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Brain Freeze: Researcher Warn Hackers Could Target Our Minds

Brain Freeze: Researcher Warn Hackers Could Target Our Minds

The researchers have reported that the development of cutting-edge brain implants which is designed to enhance key memory function is at risk due to the multiple vulnerabilities which could easily allow an attacker to interfere. One of the threat researchers, Kaspersky Lab and the University of Oxford Functional Neurosurgery Group has explained that the development of implantable pulse generators (IPGs) …

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BankIslami Customers Lose Over $6 Million in Biggest Security Breach in Pakistan’s History

BankIslami Customers Lose Over $6 Million in Biggest Security Breach in Pakistan’s History

A well known Pakistani bank has recently reportedly come under what seems to be one of the most major cyber attacks in the country’s history. As per our sources, a group of hackers (or more) have breached the data center of Bank Islami and stolen the data of thousands of customers. The alleged security breach first came to the light …

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Copy of Chinese Spy Chip Used in Security Training

Copy of Chinese Spy Chip Used in Security Training

The following reports from the Chinese spies infiltrated the supply chain of the servers which are assembled by the Supermicro Computers Inc., New York based CYBERGYM has recently launched a latest infrastructure security combat training program. CYBERGYM said that they have developed the training which could help the organizations prepare for such attacks. While making this training as realistic as …

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Most IT Pros Fear AI-Powered Attacks

Most IT Pros Fear AI-Powered Attacks

Around 80% of the security professionals who are well known to the prospect of attackers which are using the artificial intelligence (AI) against their organization, according to a recent search found from the Neustar. The global information servers provider which polled 301 IT and security professionals across the EMEA and the US to compile its latest International Cyber Benchmarks Index. …

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Bots Targeting SSH Servers and Brute Forcing Entry

Bots Targeting SSH Servers and Brute Forcing Entry

Botnets have been growing and is very common, and SophosLabs has discovered a new family of denial-of-services (DoS) bots which are used in the distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. The Family, dubbed Chalubo, which has been used in the several attacks that is specially targeting internet-facing SSH servers on the Linux based systems, according to SophosLabs. Using the ChaCha stream cipher, …

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Facebook is in Retail Therapy, Shopping for Security Firms

Facebook is in Retail Therapy, Shopping for Security Firms

Facebook is now paying attention to the wisdom of old adage, “When things get tough, the tough go shopping.” According to The Information, Facebook recently is shopping for a major cybersecurity firm. After spending tons of days at the hot seat for its failure to protect their users, Facebook is currently now looking to solve its cybersecurity problems by acquiring …

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European Banks and Police Warn Consumers of Cyber Scams

European Banks and Police Warn Consumers of Cyber Scams

Europol and European Banking Federation have recently launched a campaign which is designed to promote the public awareness of the growing incidents of financial fraud and data theft, as a part of European Cyber Security Month (ECMS). From the coming week the law enforcers from the 28 EU member states which includes Colombia, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland and Ukraine who will …

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Yale University Faces Additional Lawsuit after 2011 Breach

Yale University Faces Additional Lawsuit after 2011 Breach

Yale University one of the most reputable law schools in the country, Yale faces a second lawsuit after the personal information of more than 100,000 students was stolen by the hacker in a data breach, according to the GazetteXtra. From between the April 2008 and January 2009, electronic records which contains the social security numbers, date of births and both …

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