The Clop group attacked Software AG, a German conglomerate with operations in more than 70 countries, threatening to dump stolen data if the whopping $23 million ransom isn’t paid.
Account takeover fraud (ATO) attacks are on the rise, up nearly 300 percent since last year.
Privacy fears are blasting off after Amazon’s Ring division unveiled the new Always Home Cam, a smart home security camera drone.
COVID-19’s effect on work footprints has created an unprecedented challenge for IT and security staff. Many departments are scrambling to enable collaboration apps for all — but without proper security they can be a big risk.
The feature, criticized for “undisclosed data-mining,” is only the latest privacy faux pas for Zoom this month.
An informal Threatpost reader poll shows the majority of site visitors are privacy absolutists. But attitudes shift when the trade off is saving lives.
Ring outlined new security and data privacy measures, Tuesday, following backlash of the connected doorbell in the past year.
The data breach disclosure was met with ire from customers whose lab test results, health card numbers and more were accessed.
Researchers say that Amazon and Google need to focus on weeding out malicious skills from the getgo, rather than after they are already live.
IIoT-generated data – calibrations, measurements and other parameters – still need to be stored, managed and shared securely.