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Microsoft Says SolarWinds Hackers Accessed Some of Its Source Code
2020-12-31 20:50

Microsoft on Thursday revealed that the threat actors behind the SolarWinds supply chain attack were able to gain access to a small number of internal accounts and escalate access inside its...

Microsoft Says 'SolarWinds' Hackers Viewed Internal Code
2020-12-31 19:41

Microsoft acknowledged Thursday that attackers who spearheaded a massive hack of government and private computer networks gained access to its internal "source code," a key building block for its...

S3 Ep13: A chat with hacker Keren Elazari [Podcast]
2020-12-31 17:13

Latest episode - listen now!

Ticketmaster to Pay $10 Million Fine Over Hacking Charges
2020-12-31 14:54

Ticketmaster agreed on Wednesday to pay a $10 million fine to escape prosecution over criminal charges accusing the company of hacking into the computer system of a startup rival. read more

Microsoft: SolarWinds hackers accessed our source code
2020-12-31 14:52

The threat actors behind the SolarWinds attack could breach internal Microsoft accounts to view the source code for Microsoft products. [...]

What’s Next for Ransomware in 2021?
2020-12-31 14:00

Ransomware response demands a whole-of-business plan before the next attack, according to our roundtable of experts.

Get back into the cybersecurity groove for 2021
2020-12-31 13:28

5 articles that help you become an expert, without needing you to be an expert to read them in the first place

Brexit Deal Mandates Old Insecure Crypto Algorithms
2020-12-31 12:19

In what is surely an unthinking cut-and-paste issue, page 921 of the Brexit deal mandates the use of SHA-1 and 1024-bit RSA: The open standard s/MIME as extension to de facto e-mail standard SMTP...

SMBs: How to find the right MSP for your cybersecurity needs
2020-12-31 12:00

Cybercriminals do what they do for money, so why not make it unworthy of their time to attack your small or medium business?

Data breach broker selling user records stolen from 26 companies
2020-12-31 10:04

A data breach broker is selling the allegedly stolen user records for twenty-six companies on a hacker forum, BleepingComputer has learned. [...]