Eight applications hosted on Google Play were found infected with the Sockbot malware, which not only generates illicit advertising revenue but can also zombify the infected device as part of a botnet.
Security researchers and the Norwegian Consumer Council group recently released their findings on several smartwatches designed for kids and reported several vulnerabilities that can compromise privacy and security.
The interconnectivity that ties all devices and systems to the internet has invited malicious forces into the mix, exposing users and businesses to a wide range of threats. How do you stay safe and secure?
2017 has seen a 2,502 percent growth in the ransomware dark web economy. The same research also found over 6,300 places where cybercriminals had advertised ransomware services, along with over 45,000 ads.