Cybersecurity

November 16, 2019

Keeper Security has released the findings of its 2019 Global State of Cybersecurity in Small and Medium-Sized Businesses survey. The findings revealed that almost 3 out of 4 retailers have already fallen victim to cybercriminals and that over 50% of these companies are yet to come up with a sufficient defense strategy.

By Neill Sciarrone,  Co-founder and President of Trinity Cyber, Inc.

October 25, 2019

Despite major advancements in technology, the global approach to cybersecurity has remained the same for decades: respond and recover. The same vulnerabilities are repeatedly exploited in similar ways, and this trend shows no signs of slowing because current security tools do…

By Megan Berkowitz, August 21, 2019

In May 2018, insurance company Aflac revealed that it had been the target of a successful cyberattack that led to a data breach and the possible exposure of customers’…

August 17, 2019

The Global Cyber Alliance, a global, cross-sector effort dedicated to eradicating cyber risk has launched the…

August 2, 2019

Trinity Cyber has secured $23 million in funding from investors led by Intel Capital.

July 31, 2019

Capital One has announced that it has suffered a data breach affecting approximately 100 million individuals in the US and approximately 6 million in Canada.

July 24, 2019

IBM Security has announced the results of its annual study examining the financial impact of data breaches on organizations. The report, sponsored by IBM Security and conducted by the Ponemon Institute, was based on in-depth interviews with more than 500 companies globally that had suffered a data breach in the past year.

May 18, 2019

Fast Retailing, Asia’s largest retail holding company has confirmed that an excess of 461,091 customer accounts has been hacked.

Fast Retailing became aware of unauthorized logins to customer accounts on the retailer’s UNIQLO Japan and GU Japan online store websites. The company has confirmed that 461,091 unauthorized logins occurred between April 23 to May 10.

May 6, 2019

According to the Japan Times, The Japanese government has announced the development of malware, consisting of viruses and backdoors which will be the countries’ first form of cyber-weaponry.

Japan is the latest country to create a cyber-arsenal following in the footsteps of the USA, UK, and Germany. The technology is to be produced by private contractors and is due for completion by the end of 2019. The introduction of malware as a defense is part of a…

April 12, 2019

Facebook is facing yet another incident of users’ data being exposed, this is the latest in a number of data breaches since 2018.

Australian cybersecurity company, UpGuard, discovered a large cache…

February 24, 2019

A Turkish based cryptocurrency company has been the target of a cryptocurrency heist totaling $2.47 million.

December 10, 2018

The questions-and-answers website, Quora, is the latest victim of a data breach which is estimated to have affected over a hundred million users.

November 7, 2018

The cybersecurity start-up, Keeper Security, has launched BreachWatch, a service which monitors the dark web for users’ hacked information.

BreachWatch provides in-depth monitoring of the dark web…

November 4, 2018

Following the mega-hack in 2013, web service provider Yahoo has reached an agreement where they will pay $50m in damages to 200 million people affected by the security breach. The breach affected a total of three billion accounts.

October 26, 2018

Lazarus, the North Korean hacker group, is responsible for stealing $571 million in cryptocurrency attacks according to the Hi-Tech Crime Trends…

October 22, 2018

Trade.io, a Swiss blockchain company has been hacked out of 50 Million TIO Tokens according to an announcement made by the company. The market value of the missing coins was $11 million although the value dropped to…