Category: World Cyber Security News

Protecting Against Data Destruction Attacks

Olympic Destroyer Recently, a string of cyber attacks disrupted services and caused a multitude of IT-related issues at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang.  While who is behind the attacks and the method of compromise are currently unknown the intention of the malware, known as ‘Olympic Destroyer’, appears to be focused solely on data destruction.  Talos […]

Global Weekly Executive Summary, 19 JAN 2018

Dark Caracal Summary A newly discovered global cyberespionage threat group has ties to a government intelligence agency in Lebanon, according to a joint report from Lookout Mobile Security and the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). The previously unknown threat group has been named “Dark Caracal” by Lookout, a San Francisco-based mobile security company. The joint report released […]