Intrusion

Security investigator confronts Wipro on breach incident during investors’ call

Cybersecurity investigator Brian Krebs put Wipro in a tough spot by bringing up a critical data breach in the midst of a quarterly earnings call. Wipro called the incident a zero-day attack and has employed a forensic investigator to probe the incident.

Cyber espionage shows no signs of slowing down: Michael Sentonas, CrowdStrike

The bears, pandas, kittens and chollimas are out in the open, and the military top-brass is apprehensive. Michael Sentonas, VP of Technology Strategy at CrowdStrike, gives us a dekko at the cyber espionage threat landscape.

Triton malware strikes again, intrusion discovered at second industrial facility

The Triton malware allows such systems to be controlled remotely – potentially allowing malicious actors to cause explosions or release toxic gas.

Group behind TRITON industrial sabotage malware made more victims

The attackers stayed undetected on the victim's network for more than a year and sought out operational technology networks.

Nine out of ten critical infra establishments hit by cyber attacks: Ponemon

Security professionals in critical infra sectors across six countries revealed that 90 percent of them were hit by a cyber attack at some point in time, according to Ponemon Institute's latest research. We take a look at some of the most infamous ones.

What is Mimikatz? And how to defend against this password stealing tool

Mimikatz is a leading post-exploitation tool that dumps passwords from memory, as well as hashes, PINs and Kerberos tickets.

The cybersecurity legislation agenda: 5 areas to watch

The 116th Congress is only a few months old, but far-reaching cybersecurity bills to protect infrastructure and the supply chain, ensure election integrity, and build a security workforce are now being considered. Here’s the list.

India is a prime target for South Korea-based eCrime actor Shadow Crane: Report

The target scope of Shadow crane's campaigns appears to primarily focus on victims in China, Japan, South Korea, Russia, India and the DPRK - particularly those involved in the government, think tanks, media, academia and NGO sectors. 

Network Intelligence and Tripwire partner on industrial security

This strategic partnership will enable Network Intelligence to monitor and protect customers' operational technology (OT) networks using Tripwire’s solutions.

5 predictions expected to shape the security industry in 2019

Risk of breaches increase, which is why the trend in 2019 is around strengthening the cybersecurity of networked devices.

BSE partners with Lucideus for SOC-as-a-Service

BSE has signed a MoU with Lucideus to ward off potential cyber threats and secure stock brokers’ interests as per the SEBI guidelines. 

What is a CISO? Responsibilities and requirements for this vital leadership role

The chief information security officer (CISO) is the executive responsible for an organization's information and data security. Learn what it takes to land a CISO job and how to be successful in the role.