The hacker who lived the high life after spreading malware via porn sites, Wipro demonstrates how to turn a cybersecurity crisis into a PR disaster, and why are humans listening in to your Alexa conversations?
All this and much more is discussed in the latest edition of the award-winning “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by special guest Brian Honan.
A British man has been jailed for over six years after exploiting ad networks on pornographic websites to spread malware onto innocent users’ computers.
Read more in my article on the Tripwire State of Security blog.
Researchers have discovered a new ransomware variant that has close ties to the group behind the Angler Exploit Kit, Bedep malware, and Reveton ransomware.
David Bisson reports.
A ransomware attack takes a sinister twist – displaying images of the purported sexual abuse of children in an attempt to scare computer users into paying up.
British Police have arrested two men and a woman in connection with a spate of computer attacks that have held innocent internet users to ransom.