Tag: Mobile

Cyber Attack Trends: Mid-Year Report

Looking back at the first half of 2017, the word ransomware is probably one of the first that come to mind, courtesy of WannaCry...

2017-8-14 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES Reports claim that a nation-state actor has breached EirGrid, Ireland’s electricity transmission company, and gained complete access to the company’s...

“The Next WannaCry” Vulnerability is Here

This Tuesday, Microsoft released a security patch including 48 fixes, 25 of which are defined as “critical”. While Microsoft updates happen every month, this one reveals...

2017-7-17 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES A worker of the Multi-State Lottery Association (MSLA) in the US took advantage of his access to its secured computers...

2017-7-10 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES Security researchers have found an unsecured Amazon S3 server belonging to the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), which led to the...

May’s Most Wanted Malware: Fireball and Wannacry Impact More Than 1 in 4 Organizations...

THE TAKEAWAY: Check Point’s latest Global Threat Impact Index revealed more than one in four organizations globally was affected by the Fireball or Wannacry attacks...

How the CopyCat malware infected Android devices around the world

Check Point researchers identified a mobile malware that infected 14 million Android devices, rooting approximately 8 million of them, and earning the hackers behind...

2017-5-22 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES WannaCryptor ransomware refuses to leave the headlines, as security researchers are claiming for a possible connection between the malware and...

2017-5-15 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES A global attack has infected tens of thousands of machines with WannaCryptor ransomware. To spread within an infected network, the attack...

2017-4-24 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES A wave of email-spread malware hit Americans, seeking to exploit the April tax payment deadline by sending malicious attachments that appear...