Can Hackers Make Drones Drop out of the Sky?

While Amazon hasn’t begun using autonomous drones to deliver packages (yet), the aerial technology is becoming more and more popular. Hobbyists, racers, photographers, and even police departments have registered more than 1 million drones with the FAA. But is the emerging technology secure?  In the latest episode of “Hackable?”, host Geoff Siskind travels to Johns […]

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McAfee Advanced Threat Defense Incorporates the MITRE ATT&CK Framework to Help You Get the Play-by-Play Narrative on Adversaries

In the cybersecurity space, there’s a lot of talk about the “attacker advantage.” As a defender, you’re all too familiar with the concept. Every day, you and your team try to gain ground over adversaries who seem to get the jump on your defenses by exploiting the latest points of vulnerability. Gaining a better understanding […]

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Email Bomb Threats Follow Sextortion Playbook

Yesterday’s wave of email bomb threats appear to be an evolution of tactics by the same groups that earlier tried “sextortion” and personal threats, Talos researchers say. On December 13, dozens of organizations across the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand received email messages demanding $20,000 in bitcoin in return for the location of […]

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Shamoon Returns to Wipe Systems in Middle East, Europe

Destructive malware has been employed by adversaries for years. Usually such attacks are carefully targeted and can be motivated by ideology, politics, or even financial aims. Destructive attacks have a critical impact on businesses, causing the loss of data or crippling business operations. When a company is impacted, the damage can be significant. Restoration can […]

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Iranian Hackers Target Nuclear Experts, US Officials

Hackers ramp up efforts to infiltrate email accounts of Americans responsible for enforcing severe economic sanctions on Iran. Iranian cyberattackers are stepping up their game after US President Donald Trump re-enforced severe economic sanctions on the country last month, the AP reports. Much of the cyber espionage activity targets American officials who make sure the […]

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