Big Blue has stuck to its claims that geoblocks would provide enough protection for the online Census against DDoS attacks, and that Nextgen was to blame.
Occasionally, I get the kind of email that says, "we think someone has leaked a confidential file to someone outside the organisation".
The two tech giants want to build secure payments encryption into the hardware layer of chipsets in connected devices.
Existing BMO customers will be able to opt-in to the service and use the Identity Check app's fingerprint scanner or facial recognition technology to verify online purchases.
Trump won't have trouble finding support for his claim of a "rigged" election, thanks to badly secured voting devices.
Security experts say voting machines are easy to tamper with, and in several key battleground states ballots will be nearly impossible to verify.
Last week assault on Dyn's global managed DNS services was only the start. Here's how to fend off hackers' attacks both on your servers and the internet.
A number of the company's US-sold products were used in the attack, which prevented millions of users from accessing dozens of high-profile websites.
New S$42.8 million (US$30.8 million) facility will see National University of Singapore and the local carrier jointly conduct research and develop security tools, tapping data analytics and "secure by design" concept.
A Russian hacker is on the US law enforcement radar after cyberattacks were launched against LinkedIn, Dropbox and Formspring.
In the rush to roll out LTE mobile networks worldwide, basic security measures are ignored. More than two years after problems were first exposed, roaming data links are still at risk.
Researchers prove that a clever physical hack can compromise smartphones, too. The post Elegant Physics (and Some Down and Dirty Linux Tricks) Threaten Android Phones appeared first on WIRED.
On April 15, 2015, a network engineer noticed a strange signal emanating from the US Office of Personnel Management. That was just the tip of the iceberg. The post Inside the Cyberattack That Shocked the U.S. Government appeared first on WIRED.
Almost everyone affected by the cyberattack had a part to play — from shipping shoddy devices to a consumer apathy towards security.
The world of security for the Internet of Things just became more complex. IoT devices are no longer a potential threat to their owners; now they pose a significant threat to everything connected to the Internet. The old IoT security...Show More Summary
Each weekend we round up the news stories that we didn't break or cover in depth but still deserve your attention. The post Security News This Week: Ecuador Takes Away Assange's Internet Privileges appeared first on WIRED.
Hector "Sabu" Monsegur has returned to the hacking scene---this time on the right side of the law. The post Anonymous' Most Notorious Hacker Is Back, and He's Gone Legit appeared first on WIRED.
UPDATED: You may never have heard of Dyn, but you know the sites it supports. These include Twitter, SoundCloud, Spotify, and Reddit. They are all disabled Friday because of a massive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack.
?Enterprises should be taking notes as cyber warfare in U.S. election revealing the kill-shot tactics of hacking
When the internet fails you, have a backup plan.