Researchers gained access to a Smominru command-and-control server to get details on compromised devices and scope of the attack.
Stories by Lucian Constantin
Researchers were able to achieve amplification rates of up to 15,300%. Some mitigations are possible.
The upcoming PSD2 requirements, which include multifactor authentication for online European payment card transactions, will have a ripple effect on the payments processing industry in the U.S. and elsewhere.
NetCAT takes advantage of Intel DDIO technology to remotely execute keystroke timing attacks.
Microsoft finds and fixes multiple RDS and RDP vulnerabilities in Windows, but new research on BlueKeep patch rates suggests many machines could remain exposed.
Remotely exploitable vulnerability in internet-connected devices gives attackers a means to cause disruption and damage in a wide range of industries.
According to new research, more companies are enabling biometric authentication on devices to verify access requests.
New Verizon report shows a big gap between organisations' mobile security risk concerns and mobile security best practices they implement.
Microsoft has removed eight applications from its app store for Windows that were mining Monero crypto-currency without users' knowledge.
A group of hackers that previously leaked alleged NSA exploits claims to have even more attack tools, as well as intelligence gathered by the agency on foreign banks and ballistic missile programs.
As the WannaCry ransomware attack evolves, more cybercriminals are likely to attempt to profit from the vulnerability it exploits and similar flaws in the future.
In response to recent attacks where hackers abused Google's OAuth services to gain access to Gmail accounts, the company will review new web applications that request Google users' data.
Attackers behind the highly successful Locky and Bart ransomware campaigns have returned with a new creation: A malicious file-encrypting program called Jaff that asks victims for payments of around $3,700
Users of Asus RT-N and RT-AC series routers should install the latest firmware updates released for their models because they address vulnerabilities that could allow attackers to hijack router settings.
The Tuesday updates for Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge forces those browsers to flag SSL/TLS certificates signed with the ageing SHA-1 hashing function as insecure.