Big GDPR gaffe!

You’ve probably heard of Ghostery. Even if you don’t use it yourself, you are likely to have seen it. Ghostery is a browser extension that helps you to manage website trackers for a cleaner, faster, safer experience. Ghostery’s German owner, Cliqz, part-owned by Mozilla, makes a Firefox-based browser called Cliqz,[…]

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Scams on cryptocurrency are on the rise

The popularity of cryptocurrency is continuously going up in 2018 and so does the cybercriminals hunger for cash. This week researchers have observed a rise in cryptocurrency scams, which target users of Ethereum and Bitcoin and typically request that victims send a small amount of the currency in exchange for[…]

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Ransomware will continue to be a threat

Ransomware has evolved from its humble beginnings, from encrypting most files on a single system and asking for a relatively small payout in a cryptocurrency, to more sophisticated practices like affecting data exfiltration, attacking databases, spreading laterally among different systems, and credential grinding. Recently, ransomware may look like is losing[…]

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BMW cars have over a dozen vulnerabilities

Researchers have discovered over a dozen vulnerabilities in the onboard computer units of BMW cars, and some of them can be exploited remotely, by the hackers, to compromise a vehicle. The cybersecurity flaws have been found during a cybersecurity audit conducted between January 2017 and February 2018. In March 2018,[…]

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