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DHS notifies of vulnerabilities in hospital medical devices

05:15 21 September in Latest Threats
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Has your doctor's anesthesia apparatus been hacked? The US Department of Homeland Security has notified hospitals and health centers that many of the electronic medical devices in use at their facilities may be vulnerable to cyber-security attacks. The affected machines include surgical and anesthesia devices, ventilators, drug...

Australia Attacked by Dozens of Cyberattacks Per Week, 80% Said to Be State Sponsored

17:15 20 September in Latest Threats
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Talking at the Australian Defence Magazine cyber security meeting in Canberra, Major General Stephen Day, deputy director of cyber and information security at the Australian Signals Directorate, has discovered that the country is hit by dozens of malicious cyberattacks every week. Till Day, 789 attacks...

Gamarue Malware Downloads Malicious Files from SourceForge

05:15 20 September in Latest Threats
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[caption id="attachment_436" align="aligncenter" width="728"] Gamarue infection chain[/caption] Progressively malware developers are moving to legitimate hosting services to store malicious components. As per experts, a variant of the Gamarue malware is intended to download additional components from the popular code storehouse SourceForge. Four files have been recognized in...

Phone Spam Alert: Your Google Account Has Been Hacked, Reply Now

17:15 19 September in Latest Threats
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[caption id="attachment_433" align="aligncenter" width="280"] Mobile spam message warns of hacked Google accounts[/caption] While this appears to be a typical phishing scam, it might not be. Experts say it’s difficult to determine what the scammers’ goal is. When users reply to the message, they’re told to enter the...