New Royal Ransomware emerges in multi-million dollar attacks

A ransomware operation named Royal is quickly ramping up, targeting corporations with ransom demands ranging from…

Fired admin cripples former employer’s network using old credentials

After being laid off, an IT system administrator disrupted the operations of his former employer, a…

New Chaos malware infects Windows, Linux devices for DDoS attacks

A quickly expanding botnet called Chaos is targeting and infecting Windows and Linux devices to use…

Investigating at the interface of data science and computing | MIT News

A visual model of Guy Bresler’s research would probably look something like a Venn diagram. He…

Mexico president AMLO confirms poor health amid largest computer hack in country’s history

A hacker group named Guacamaya infiltrated Mexican military files today getting access to 6 Terabytes of…

Lazarus hackers are weaponizing open-source software

Microsoft says the North Korean-sponsored Lazarus threat group is trojanizing legitimate open-source software and using it…

New malware backdoors VMware ESXi servers to hijack virtual machines

Hackers have found a new method to establish persistence on VMware ESXi hypervisors to control vCenter…

Hacking group hides backdoor malware inside Windows logo image

Security researchers have discovered a malicious campaign by the ‘Witchetty’ hacking group, which uses steganography to…

Critical Magento vulnerability targeted in new surge of attacks

Researchers have observed a surge in hacking attempts targeting CVE-2022-24086, a critical Magento 2 vulnerability allowing…

UMass celebrates groundbreaking for $125 million computer science building

AMHERST – The University of Massachusetts on Thursday celebrated the groundbreaking of a $125 million facility…

Mike Lindell under investigation over identity theft and damage to computer connected to voting machine

Mike Lindell’s efforts to aid Donald Trump and the campaign to overturn the 2020 election may…