Security experts from Google have developed a test suite that allows developers to find weaknesses in their cryptographic libraries and implementations.
Ransomware creators are increasingly targeting companies and other organizations, sometimes using techniques borrowed from cyberespionage attacks, because they're likely to pay more money for their data.
A new power outage that affected parts of Kiev and the surrounding region in Ukraine late Saturday might have been the result of a cyberattack.
Cybercriminals are adding file-encrypting features to traditional mobile banking trojans, creating hybrid threats that steal sensitive information and lock user files at the same time.
Without the macOS update released this week, Apple's disk encryption can be easily bypassed by connecting a specially crafted device to a locked MacBook.
The No More Ransom project, a coalition of law enforcement and security companies, has expanded with 30 new members and added 32 new decryption tools for various ransomware variants.
Following a massive data breach that affected over one billion Yahoo accounts, users should review the settings of their accounts, clean their mailboxes and turn on additional account security features.
Adobe Systems released security updates for several products, including one for Flash Player that fixes a critical vulnerability that's already known and exploited by attackers.
Facebook has launched a tool that allows domain name owners to discover TLS/SSL certificates issued without their knowledge.
Networking device manufacturer Netgear released firmware updates for several router models in order to patch a critical vulnerability that's publicly known and could be exploited by hackers.
Several models of Netgear routers are affected by a publicly disclosed vulnerability that could allow hackers to take over those devices.
The number of ransomware attacks targeting companies increased threefold from January to September, affecting one in every five businesses worldwide.
Botnets made up of hacked home routers were used to launch distributed denial-of-service attacks against the five largest financial organizations in Russia.
The next major version of OpenVPN, one of the most widely used virtual private networking technologies, will be audited by a well known cryptography expert.
Germany-based industrial conglomerate ThyssenKrupp was hit by a cyberespionage attack earlier this year that resulted in data being stolen from its industrial solutions and steel producing units.