The attack recently on the core internet infrastructure is a bad omen for the imminent IoT future, writes Ajith Ram.
According to Consumer Security Risks Survey 2016, 67% of respondents in APAC countries are worried about online banking fraud. Average money lost to fraud is above US$400.
Hackers stole information from about 500 million Yahoo users in 2014. The stolen data does not include credit card details.
Hacker probably based in Romania Singer has over 89 million followers A hacker seems to have taken over Katy Perry's Twitter account, sending out a series of weird Tweets to the pop star's 89 million-plus followers.
Data on 167 million accounts for sale Original 2012 hack bigger than thought THE login details of around 167 million LinkedIn accounts are now for sale online by someone who is asking for US $2,200 for the whole lot, a security researcher said.
Almost 20% of households affected last year Risk goes up dramatically with multiple device use
Link between Sony and Bangladesh bank hacks Same malware used to target Vietnamese bank A TEAM from BAE Systems examining the US$81-million hack of the Bangladesh central bank in February think that there may be a connection with the devastating attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment in 2014.
Certificates using SHA1 algorithm being retired Browsers will report errors in sites using SHA1 Microsoft is planning to retire support for browser certificates signed by the SHA1 hashing algorithm in the next few months. Security researchers are warning that the widely used algorithm should be retired as soon as possible.
Security firm claims hack of major email services But most of the accounts are inactive or bogus