Security threats

Exploit kit activity up 75 percent in third quarter 2015

Infoblox DNS Threat Index notes four exploit kits accounted for 96 percent of total activity in the category

Security threats

In wake of Paris attacks, Anonymous declares 'war' on IS

Hacking collective claims it will launch 'massive' cyber attacks against Islamic State


ISnSC launches Counter Terrorism and Cyber Crime Unit

CTCU will help law enforcement in cyber investigations through advanced tools and services

Cloud computing

Microsoft and Red Hat partner on cloud

Red Hat Enterprise Linux now available on Microsoft Azure cloud platform

Security threats

OS X can be vulnerable to crypto-ransomware, says Symantec

Proof-of-concept malware shows OS X devices can have files encrypted by ransomware attack

Security software

Sophos targets advanced threats with Security Heartbeat

Company first to bring synchronised security to endpoints and networks in new Sophos XG firewall

Security threats

UK’s Talk Talk faces costs of up to $53m from cyber attack

Telco licks wounds, muddles on, after unauthorised access of 157,000 customers’ data


Lockheed hosts cyber security competition

Security contest simulated a cyber attack on oil & gas company

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