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Financial sector tops list for cyber attacks – report
Netwrix report identifies financial industry as prime cybercriminal target with 77% recording attacks in past year.
Egress experts predict wave of AI weaponisation in cyber threats for 2024
Egress forecasts AI-powered cyber threats to soar in 2024, with cybercriminals exploiting artificial intelligence.
EasyDMARC reveals alarming rise in suspicious email activity
EasyDMARC reports a concerning 75% increase in suspicious emails flagged by authentication systems between 2021 and 2023.
Kaspersky uncovers FakeSG, Akira and AMOS as latest cyber threats
Kaspersky reveals FakeSG, Akira, and AMOS as latest cross-platform cyber threats, highlighting the need for constant vigilance.
Top tips for staying safe online this festive season
Protect your Christmas tech presents: Keeper Security advises on safe gift operation to ward off cybercriminals.
'Data Never Sleeps': Domo's annual report reveals escalating online activity
Domo's 11th 'Data Never Sleeps' report reveals skyrocketing dynamics of online interaction, driven by innovation in entertainment and commerce.
2024 to witness renewed focus on cyber resilience
2024 to witness a renewed focus on cyber resilience, a growing talent gap, resurgence in AI-enhanced cyberattacks, and strategic focus on cybersecurity.
AI advancements being exploited for email cyberattacks
Cybercriminals are capitalising on the advancements in generative AI technology to conduct sophisticated email cyberattacks, says CISO of Abnormal Security.
Holiday shopping season sees seven-fold rise in retail fraud
Retail fraud surged almost seven-fold during the festive shopping period, alerting to growing cyber risks, says a study.
Aussies risk cybersecurity threats during summer holidays
Fraudulent agents and fake hotel websites pose heightened cyber threats for Australians during summer holiday planning, Norton survey reveals.
Retail fraud surges 700% during 2023 holiday season, Cequence reveals
Cybercriminals' new strategy resulted in a 700% hike in retail fraud during the 2023 holiday season, warns Cequence.
Alarming cybersecurity gaps found in Australia's top hospitals
Over a third of Australia's top-rated hospitals lack necessary protections against email fraud and spoofing, reveals a cyber security study.
New phishing method exploiting the Genial.ly platform
Check Point Harmony Email researchers expose a new phishing tactic dubbed 'Business Compromise 3.0' exploiting Genial.ly platform.
Lenovo & Microsoft collaborate to enhance cybersecurity with CRaaS solution
Lenovo and Microsoft announce joint Cyber Resiliency-as-a-Service (CRaaS) solution to bolster cybersecurity. .
APAC retail sector hardest hit by cyberattacks due to insufficient funding
APAC retail industry shows highest rate of cyberattacks in past 2 years due to poor cybersecurity investment.
AI to customise cyber threats, predicts cybersecurity firm Gen
Gen predicts AI will customise and escalate cyber threats by 2024, making cybersecurity a daily life necessity.
Group-IB uncovers new Linux RAT targeting Thai company networks
Group-IB reveals 'Krasue', a fresh Linux Remote Access Trojan (RAT), targeting solely Thailand-based companies.
Rising ransomware attacks exploit remote access software, warns WatchGuard report
Endpoint ransomware attacks see an 89% rise, whilst cybercriminals increase exploitation of remote access software, according to WatchGuard.
New Forescout report uncovers 21 new tech vulnerabilities
SIERRA: 21 Living on the Edge analysis unearths 21 new tech vulnerabilities, triggering concern for critical global infrastructure.
Military cyber security market to reach $7.2 billion by 2029
Surge predicted in military cyber security market, poised to reach a significant $7.2bn by 2029, according to figures from Adroit Market Research.
WatchGuard predicts cybersecurity threats and trends for 2024
Cybersecurity leader WatchGuard predicts a rise in AI-driven cyber threats, VR/MR headset attacks and harmful QR codes in 2024.
Cybercriminals wary of AI usage in operations – Sophos
Cybersecurity firm Sophos uncovers that despite recognising AI's potential, cybercriminals remain cautious about its integration in operations.
Enzoic predicts cybersecurity trends & threats for 2024
Enzoic CTO, Mike Wilson, forecasts key 2024 cybersecurity trends, underscoring API attacks and automation needs.
Surge in counterfeit app risk as cybercrime exploits rising digital consumption
Cybercrime surge sees a 32% rise in counterfeit applications on app stores in 2023, posing a serious threat to user safety.