Mirai creators and operators plead guilty to federal charges
The Department of Justice announced guilty pleas from the three Mirai creators and operators behind the massive worldwide botnet DDoS attacks in 2016.
December Patch Tuesday closes year on a relatively calm note
Windows Server administrators should focus their patching efforts on a Remote Procedure Call vulnerability that could allow an attacker to stake his claim to company data.
Breach awareness low among executives, CA Veracode survey says
According to a new survey from CA Veracode, breach awareness regarding recent major cyber incidents was low among executives, managers and directors, surprising some experts.
Return of Bleichenbacher: ROBOT attack means trouble for TLS
A team of security researchers discovered many vendors' TLS implementations are vulnerable to the Bleichenbacher oracle attack, which was first discovered 19 years ago.
1.4 billion stolen credentials found on dark web
A massive repository containing more than 1.4 billion stolen credentials was found on the dark web with special features for malicious actors.
Emergency Microsoft patch out for Malware Protection Engine
A critical vulnerability found in the Windows Malware Protection Engine required an emergency Microsoft patch, but one expert said Microsoft hasn't handled the announcement well.