Average Bug Bounty Payments Growing

HackerOne released its first report on its bug bounty program, and reveals an industry shift toward enlisting hackers for better cybersecurity. Source: Threadpost

Complex Petya-Like Ransomware Outbreak Worse than WannaCry

Today's global ransomware attack is spreading via EternalBlue and through local networks using PSEXEC and WMIC. Source: Threadpost

Google Hit With $2.7 Billion Antitrust Fine

Claiming the company abused its dominance as a search engine to push its shopping service, search giant Google was hit with a hefty $2.7 billion fine this week. Source: Threadpost

Schroedinger’s Pet(ya)

Earlier today (June 27th), we received reports about a new wave of ransomware attacks spreading around the world, primarily targeting businesses in Ukraine, Russia and Western Europe. If you were one...

Second Global Ransomware Outbreak Under Way

A massive ransomware outbreak is spreading globally and being compared to WannaCry. Source: Threadpost

Major Hole Plugged in Secure File Transfer Tool

Biscom recently patched a stored cross-site scripting vulnerability in its secure file transfer product. Source: Threadpost

Neutrino modification for POS-terminals

From time to time authors of effective and long-lived Trojans and viruses create new modifications and forks of them, like any other software authors. One of the brightest examples amongst them...

Another RCE Vulnerability Patched in Microsoft Malware Protection Engine

Google Project Zero’s Tavis Ormandy found another remote code execution vulnerability in the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine, the third since early May. Source: Threadpost

Svpeng Behind a Spike in Mobile Ransomware

Mobile ransomware attacks spike in the first quarter of 2017, growing three and a half times compared to the previous year. Source: Threadpost

Anthem Agrees to Settle 2015 Data Breach for $115 Million

Anthem agreed late Friday to pay $115 million to settle U.S. lawsuits around a data breach that hit the company in 2015. Source: Threadpost
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Policy Experts Push To Make Vulnerability Equities Process Law

By making the Vulnerability Equities Process law, advocates of the idea argue there would be more reliability, transparency and accountability in the process of...

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