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High-profile Twitter accounts hijacked to push...

The Twittersphere went into overdrive on Wednesday as a bunch of prominent, verified Twitter accounts were hijacked and started promoting a COVID-19 cryptocurrency giveaway sc...

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This CTO Says Cybersecurity Threats Have Becom...

In order to keep employees safe during the pandemic, more organizations are working remotely than ever before. To support staff that's sheltering in place, IT teams are moving ...

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A Twitter Hacking Spree Hits Elon Musk, Obama,...

An unprecedented “security incident” has rocked Twitter—and scammers are making off with huge amounts of bitcoin.

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Cryptocurrency Scam Spreads Across High-Profil...

Twitter accounts belonging to former president Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, and Bill Gates are among those hijacked in a massive cryptocurrency scam.

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Musk, Obama, Biden, Bezos, Gates—bitcoin sca...

As of 3:58pm California time, one wallet address used to receive victim’s digital coin had received more than $118,000, though it wasn't clear all of it came from people who ...

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Twitter Breach Reactions: Security Professiona...

All of Twitter went ablaze Wednesday afternoon as major crypto accounts started tweeting they had partnered with a phony site called “Crypto For Health” on a giveaway of 5...

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Post-Pandemic Cybercrime Prevention Poses New ...

When the Covid-19 pandemic forced businesses to shift overnight, even companies with robust cybersecurity measures were caught unprepared.

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Joker’ Android Malware Pulls Another Tri...

Authors of the malware, which signs up mobile users for premium services, are repeatedly finding ways to bypass app review checks.

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5 lessons to learn from high-profile hacks

As ecommerce continues to expand, with record growth figures already posted for 2020, so does the risk of fraud. Here are five lessons businesses can learn from recent cases o...

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RiskIQ Announces the Interlock Partner Program

Transformation initiatives, which have been accelerated by COVID-19, are producing an ever-expanding and dynamic digital presence for all companies. New applications and infrastructure are being deployed outside the control and purview of IT or Security teams. Meanwhile, adversaries are global, sophisticated, and agile—constantly tunings their approach and tactics. To keep pace, enterprises have...

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RiskIQ Analyzes Millions of Internet Observations to Map the Enterprise Attack Surface

The research comes from RiskIQ's unique collection technology, which extracts terabytes of internet data to map the billions of relationships between internet-exposed infrastructure worldwide to assess digital risk. The company's systems make daily scans of hundreds of unique ports and service banners across the entire IPv4 space and execute billions of HTTP requests to take in passive DNS data and ...

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RiskIQ Announces Investment from National Grid Partners

Over 6,000 organizations worldwide, including 30% of the Fortune 500, trust RiskIQ's capabilities for their cybersecurity programs, including vulnerability management, application security, and penetration testing programs. The $15M Series D funding round reflects RiskIQ’s proven ability to enable safe, sustained growth and digital innovation by addressing threats outside the firewall, where 70% ...

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RiskIQ Creates Complimentary COVID-19 Internet Intelligence Gateway to Fight Pandemic of Cybercrime

Security practitioners can lookup any suspicious COVID-19 URL via the Gateway. Submissions are crawled and analyzed by RiskIQ's systems and the results sent back. Because each malicious URL is added to RiskIQ blacklists through community participation, the site will become an authoritative source of intelligence that practitioners can use to block and investigate COVID-19 scams as they increase on ...

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Ransomware Attacks the Next Consequence of the Coronavirus Outbreak

Hackers Likely to Leverage Coronavirus Epidemic to Execute Ransomware Attacks, RiskIQ PredictsSAN FRANCISCO – March 11, 2020 – RiskIQ, the global leader in attack surface management, today issued an intelligence briefing assessing that cybercriminals are likely to leverage the global anxiety around the coronavirus outbreak to execute ransomware attacks against businesses. After extensive analy...

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