Archive for January, 2017

Locky Infection Causes Loss of 8 Years of Police Department Evidence

Jan 30 2017

Locky Infection Causes Loss of 8 Years of Police Department Evidence The Police Department in Cockrell Hill, Texas admitted in a press release…

Highly Effective Gmail Phishing Technique Exploited

Jan 17 2017

The Phishing Attack and What you need to know. A new highly effective phishing technique targeting Gmail and other services has been gaining…

WhatsApp backdoor and how to protect yourself

Jan 13 2017

Earlier today we reported about a security problem in WhatsApp that means it is possible for messages to be intercepted and read…

Massive New Crypto “Locky” Ransomware Attack Is Coming

Jan 12 2017

Jan Sirmer at the Avast blog wrote: “Based on analysis of past Crypto Locky ransomware attacks, experts in the Avast Threat Labs…

Windows 10 Creators Update Insider Preview Build 15002 Released, Here’s What’s New

Jan 10 2017

Microsoft has today released a new build of Windows 10 to Insider Preview members who are in the Fast Ring. Those who…

Atlassian acquires Trello for $425 Million

Jan 09 2017

Atlassian today announced that it has acquired project management service Trello for $425 million. The vast majority of the transaction is in…

John McAfee 3 Major Cybersecurity Predictions for 2017

Jan 09 2017

John McAfee , CEO at MGT Capital Investments, Inc. (MGTI) provides CSO with his predictions for 2017. “IoT denial of service attacks…

Amazon acquired AI security startup harvest.ai for $20M

Jan 09 2017

Amazon Web Services appears to be ramping up its security chops. TechCrunch has learned that the e-commerce giant’s cloud services group quietly…

Chatbots , Why the customer success market needs them

Jan 06 2017

Bots that run automated tasks, with or without a visible user interface, have been around for a long time, but chatbots, or…