LATEST NEWS

Federal Reserve Bank of NY Creates Dedicated Cyber Security Threat Team (March 24, 25 & 26, 2015)

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has established a team dedicated to "strengthening and improving [the organization's ] overall supervisory approach to cyber security.......

Insurers Doing Business in NY State Notified of New Cyber Security Requirements (March 26, 2015)

The superintendent of the New York State Department of Financial Services has notified insurers doing business in that state that they have until April 27 to inform regulators of their efforts to protect data from cyber attacks.......

Hotel Wi-Fi Router Firmware Vulnerability (March 26, 2015)

The routers used by many hotel chains for their Wi-Fi networks have a vulnerability that put guests at risk of malware infection and data theft.......

UCSS Cyber Quests Registration Open (March 25, 2015)

Registration for the US Cyber Challenge (USCC) Cyber Quests competition is now open.......

Malvertising Campaign (March 25, 2015)

Researchers at Malwarebytes say that a malvertising campaign affecting the websites of New York Daily News and other organizations redirected users to the Hanjuan Exploit Kit.......

Neverquest/Vawtrak Trojan Used in Attacks on Canadian Banks (March 25, 2015)

A Trojan known as Neverquest or Vawtrak has been used in attacks against at least 15 financial institutions in Canada.......

California Privacy Bill Moves Out of Committee (March 25, 2015)

A bill in the California state legislature that would require warrants to access all digital data has moved out of committee.......

Rewards Offered for Two Indicted in Carding Scheme (March 26, 2015)

The US government is offering a significant reward for information leading to the arrest or conviction of two people who have been indicted for their alleged roles in a carding scheme.......

Android Flaw Allows Attackers to Modify or Replace Apps (March 24 & 25, 2015)

A security flaw in the Android operating system could be exploited to remotely take over vulnerable devices.......