Attackers could have gained remote control of Oracle's popular Database Server by exploiting security holes that Oracle plugged this week.
Distributed denial of service attackers are coming up with more elaborate tools and attack methods to take down websites and networks, according to the latest report from DDoS mitigation firm Imperva.
U.S. federal agencies are belatedly looking into the broken security environment of Android devices.
The Department of Homeland Security's ICS-CERT is warning about critical vulnerabilities in industrial control systems made by Taiwan-based Moxa, Russia-based iRZ, and Germany-based Meteocontrol.
Fueled by growth in the Internet of Things, venture capital investment in cyber-physical security startups is forecast by Lux Research to reach $400 million in 2016, after rising 78 percent year over year to $228 million in 2015.
New information has come to light on a 2012 LinkedIn breach, suggesting that the breach impacted 167 million accounts – far more than the originally stated 6.5 million.
The retail industry was hit hard by web application attacks, suffering 43 percent of all web app attacks in the first quarter of this year, according to Akamai's latest State of the Internet Security Report.
Cybercriminals have created a formalized operating model and "value chain" similar to a legitimate business structure, explained HPE in its Business of Hacking report. This value chain is also their Achilles' heel.
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