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Wiper Malware Called “Coronavirus” Spreads Among Windows Victims

Wiper Malware Called “Coronavirus” Spreads Among Windows Victims Like NotPetya, it overwrites the master boot record to render computers “trashed.” A new Windows malware has emerged that makes disks unusable by overwriting the master boot record (MBR). It takes its cue from the COVID-19 pandemic, calling itself simply “Coronavirus.” Overwriting the MBR is the same…

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3 REASONS WHY YOUR COMPANY SHOULD INVEST IN CYBER SECURITY

3 REASONS WHY YOUR COMPANY SHOULD INVEST IN CYBER SECURITY In a business world were digitization and customers’ privacy are key, safeguarding data has become a real must. Facebook, Ticketmaster, Adidas, Orange… the image of these companies was severely damaged after a security breach became public knowledge. Here are 3 key reasons that explain why…

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Top 10 Dangerous DNS Attacks Types and The Prevention Measures

Top 10 Dangerous DNS Attacks Types and The Prevention Measures DNS stands for Domain Name System which remains under constant attacks, and thus we can assume there is no end in sight because the threats are growing increasingly nowadays. DNS generally uses UDP fundamentally and in some cases, uses TCP as well. When it uses…

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5 of the Biggest Cyber Security Risks for Businesses

5 of the Biggest Cyber Security Risks for Businesses Events of recent times have pushed cyber security practices to the front of many businesses’ minds — and not before time. With stories like the WannaCry outbreak and Equifax breach hitting headlines this year, the major impacts that can be caused by lax cyber security practices…

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The Biggest Cybersecurity Risks in 2020

The RSA Conference is the world’s biggest and most respected gathering of CISOs, technologists and cybersecurity specialists. As a new decade draws upon us — and as the next conference convenes in February in San Francisco — a new set of challenges is here. Sifting through 500 or so submissions from cybersecurity experts eager to…

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Warning — Unpatched Critical ‘Wormable’ Windows SMBv3 Flaw Disclosed

Warning — Unpatched Critical ‘Wormable’ Windows SMBv3 Flaw Disclosed Shortly after releasing its monthly batch of security updates, Microsoft late yesterday separately issued an advisory warning billions of its Windows users of a new critical, unpatched, and wormable vulnerability affecting Server Message Block 3.0 (SMBv3) network communication protocol. It appears Microsoft originally planned to fix…

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One billion Android devices at risk of hacking

One billion Android devices at risk of hacking More than a billion Android devices are at risk of being hacked because they are no longer protected by security updates, watchdog Which? has suggested. The vulnerability could leave users around the world exposed to the danger of data theft, ransom demands and other malware attacks. Anyone…

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Disa nga hapat për të siguruar biznesin apo platformën tuaj në hapësirën kibernetike

Disa nga hapat për të siguruar biznesin apo platformën tuaj në hapësirën kibernetike Shumica e bizneseve të vogla dhe të mesme kanë tendencë të kenë një ide të gabuar se për shkak të madhësisë së tyre, hakerat do të jenë më pak të interesuar për ta dhe përkundrazi do të preferojnë të synojnë ti sulmojnë…

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IDENTIFIKO Fake Pages në Facebook

IDENTIFIKO Fake Pages në Facebook Kohëve të fundit është shtuar hapja e faqeve të rrejshme në Facebook në emër të kompanive të mëdha në Kosovë me qëllim të dëmtimit të imazhit dhe mashtrimit të qytetarëve. Qëllimi i këtyre personave është krijimi i një audience në Facebook përmes mashtrimit në emër të disa kompanive. Me qëllim…

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Students become ‘white hat hackers’ in national cyber security project

Isabella Hogan doesn’t use Snapchat, Facebook or Twitter and has recently cut back on how much she uses Instagram, for safety reasons. “You can mistakenly post things on Instagram that you don’t think are there, people you don’t know could find out where you live, get your information, take your money,” the year 8 student…