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UK University is Under Cyberattack – Knocks Out Online Learning

All of the University of Hertfordshire's IT systems, including Office 365, Teams, and Zoom, as well as local networks, Wi-Fi, email, data storage, and VPN, were knocked out by a crippling cyberattack. On Wednesday, the...
Cybersecurity Degree

Grambling State University Student To Get Louisiana’s First Bachelor’s Degree in Cybersecurity

At a time when data breaches are making headlines, a Grambling State University student is about to receive Louisiana's first bachelor's degree in cybersecurity. Alexis White of Arcadia also holds a biology degree. Grambling received...
zoom vulnerability

A Zero-Day Vulnerability in Zoom Triggers Remote Code Execution Without User Input

The researchers who found the bug have been paid a total of $200,000 for their efforts. Researchers have discovered a zero-day vulnerability in Zoom that can be exploited to initiate remote code execution (RCE) attacks. The...
Lazarus hacking group’s latest weapon strikes South African freight

Lazarus Hackers New Backdoor Malware, Dubbed Vyveva Strikes South African freight

The Lazarus hacking group uses a new backdoor in targeted attacks against the freight industry, according to researchers. The new backdoor malware, dubbed Vyveva, was discovered in an attack against a South African freight and...

Senators Demand More Information About the SolarWinds Hack Following the AP Report

Key lawmakers expressed concern on Tuesday that they have been kept in the dark about what Russian hackers are accused of stealing from the federal government, and they pressed Biden administration officials for more...

In the Age of Cyber-Information Warfare, Protecting Human Rights

Disinformation is undermining technology's infinite ability to benefit industries, enterprises, and societies. In today's world, there isn't a debate that doesn't mention "fake news" and its potential to mislead critical dialogue about events like elections...

How to check if your data was exposed in the Facebook 2021 data leak?

More records are being stored online than ever before, and large swaths of personal data are increasingly falling into the hands of cybercriminals. According to data collected by Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, over 4 billion records...

WeChat Security Must be a Top Priority in China’s Growth Strategies

China's rising middle class has considerable purchasing power, accounting for nearly a quarter of global GDP. Global growth strategies in every sector include gaining market share in China. China, on the other hand, faces specific...
Facebook data leaked - 533 Million Users Data is Available Online For Free

Facebook data leaked – 533 Million Users Data is Available Online For Free

On Saturday, the personal details of over half a billion Facebook Inc. users resurfaced online for free, highlighting the company's ability to gather mountains of data and its struggles to secure these confidential assets. According...
Florida School

Largest School Districts was Hacked by a Criminal Gang and Demanded $40 Million in...

A criminal group hacked one of the country's largest school districts' computer system, encrypting district data and requesting $40 million in ransom or erasing the files and publishing students' and employees' personal details online. Broward...