Critical vulnerability found in infrastructure and manufacturing applications

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/05/02/infrastructure-manufacturing-infrastructure/ A critical remote code execution vulnerability has been discovered in two Schneider Electric applications heavily used in manufacturing, oil and gas, water, automation and wind and solar power facilities. … Read more

Microsoft, Facebook and Symantec are among 34 companies pledging not to help governments launch cyberattacks

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/17/cybersecurity-tech-accord/ More than 30 technology companies have signed the Cybersecurity Tech Accord, making a number of pledges relating to cyberattacks. Microsoft, Facebook, Dell, HP and LinkedIn are just a few … Read more

White House joins UK government in blaming Russia for NotPetya

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/16/us-uk-blame-russia-for-notpetya/ The US government has joined the government of the UK in pointing the finger of blame at Russia for the NotPetya cyberattacks. The ransomware/destructoware hit computers around the world … Read more

Cyber criminals in ‘gold rush’ to exploit cryptocurrencies

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/01/criminals-exploit-cryptocurrencies/ A new report from risk management and threat intelligence company Digital Shadows shows that cyber criminals are looking to exploit the boom in interest and adoption of cryptocurrencies. The … Read more

How cybercriminals are attacking machine learning

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/25/how-cybercriminals-are-attacking-machine-learning/ Machine learning (ML) is getting a lot of attention these days. Search engines that autocomplete, sophisticated Uber transportation scheduling and recommendations from social sites and online storefronts are just … Read more