The top stories of 2020
As we have done in previous years, the Security magazine team compiled our favorite articles from this year.
5 Cyber Basics for the C Suite From the Outside In
It’s all too easy to get lost in the technological details of security solutions or scare tactics around cyberattacks.
WFH? Digital security during a pandemic
An article in Computerweekly noted there used to be one criminal campaign a day worldwide
End the vicious ransomware cycle
D-Link Bug Could Affect Over 400,000 IoT Devices
It has been revealed that a previously disclosed serious vulnerability in D-Link IoT devices including baby monitors could affect more than 120 products around the world.
Adwind RAT Resurfaces—with a Zero Detection Rate
The Adwind remote access Trojan (RAT) has resurfaced, after a few months, in a series of targeted attacks. It’s not your usual RAT—it can bypass antivirus altogether and claims a zero detection ...
CryptoDrop Tool Spots and Stops Ransomware in its Tracks
Security researchers have developed what they claim to be an “early warning detection system” that can stop ransomware in its tracks.
Trojan Delilah Recruits Malicious Insiders Via Extortion
Organizations have been warned of a rise in insider threats after a new trojan was revealed which is specifically designed to gather information on targeted victims so that malware authors can ...
Android Trojanized Adware 'Shedun' Infections Surge
Security firms are warning that they've seen a spike in infections tied to a virulent strain of trojanized Android adware. Known as Shedun, the malware can root smartphones, survive factory resets and ...