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“Douze Points!” would naturally sound like an amazing compliment to any European organization, meaning it has scored the highest grade possible. Oh, you don’t get it? Every year, the phrase is used several times by the Eurovision song content presenter when a country gets the maximum number of points (“douze points” means twelve points in […]
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May 7, 2019
Hi folks! You may find below the latest news about global incidents, threats and attacks handpicked by our super XM Cyber team of experts. BleepingComputer – Japan will develop its first-ever malware as a defense measure against cyber attacks May 4 The news was reported by the Kyodo News. Japan will develop its first-ever computer […]
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May 5, 2019
What better day, May the 4th, to take inspiration from Star Wars as you continuously work hard to be always one step ahead of cyber attackers? “Ready are you? What know you of ready?” Yoda to Luke Skywalker [The Empire Strikes Back] Star Wars Day, May 4, is observed by fans across the world. The […]
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May 1, 2019
Hi folks! You may find below the latest news about global incidents, threats and attacks handpicked by our super XM Cyber team of experts. SecurityWeek – P2P Flaws Expose Millions of IoT Devices to Remote Attacks April 26 Vulnerabilities discovered by a researcher in a peer-to-peer (P2P) system named iLnkP2P expose millions of cameras and […]
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April 28, 2019
With over 15,000 attendees anticipated to come this year, Infosecurity Europe promises to be sourcing and knowledge hub for Europe’s information and cybersecurity community. XM Cyber is very excited to make its debut at Infosecurity Europe, where our global team of experts – including our new UK-based staff – will showcase XM Cyber’s newly enhanced platform to […]
April 25, 2019
With spring in full swing, organizations should definitely dedicate some time to scrubbing and sprucing up their security. While for many households clearing clutter is an annual ritual that marks the end of the winter and the beginning of the spring, digital spring cleaning is key for companies to avoid data breaches. Over 4.5 billion […]
April 21, 2019
Hi folks! You may find below the latest news about global incidents, threats and attacks handpicked by our super XM Cyber team of experts. Bleeping Computer – Unsecured Databases Leak 60 Million Records of Scraped LinkedIn Data April 18 Eight unsecured databases were found leaking approximately 60 million records of LinkedIn user information. While most of the information is publicly […]
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April 21, 2019
Hi folks! You may find below the latest news about global incidents, threats and attacks handpicked by our super XM Cyber team of experts. ThreatPost – North Korea’s Hidden Cobra Strikes U.S. Targets with HOPLIGHT April 12 The custom malware is a spy tool and can also disrupt processes at U.S. assets. A never-before-seen spyware variant […]
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April 13, 2019
Hackers are constantly finding new ways to get through bank defenses, whether they are targeting a large international institution or a local community branch. These aren’t just brute force attacks either; they often go undetected by employing legitimate tools, mimicking real users, and impersonating user behavior. The $60 million Taiwanese SWIFT bank cyber heist, $31 […]
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April 8, 2019
Hi folks! You may find below the latest news about global incidents, threats and attacks handpicked by our super XM Cyber team of experts.   Help Net Security – Vulnerability found in Guard Provider, Xiaomi’s pre-installed security app April 4 Check Point Research discovered a vulnerability in one of the preinstalled apps on devices manufactured […]
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April 7, 2019