Amazon's annual Prime Day sale has turned into one of the biggest shopping days of the year, with more than $1B in sales last July, according to the company. Cybersecurity firm McAfee recently reported that a popular phishing kit designed to scam Apple customers, has recently been reconfigured to target Amazon shoppers.
Capgemini found that as digital businesses grow, their risk of cyberattacks exponentially increases. 21% said their organization experienced a cybersecurity breach leading to unauthorized access in 2018.
Homeland Security officials say that Russian hackers used conventional tools to trick victims into entering passwords in order to build out a sophisticated effort to gain access to control rooms of utilities in the U.S.
Iran may have been languishing behind the curve when it comes to advanced military cyber capabilities, despite its sponsorship of attacks in the non-military sphere, but the country is determined to change that quickly.
A team of self-styled “hacktivist” security researchers, with an impressive track record of exposing breach after breach as part of a web-mapping project that searches for vulnerabilities within online databases, has disclosed one of the biggest to date.