Russian hacker uses malware to steal gas

A hacker in southern Russia was arrested for using malware to steal gasoline and resell it.

U.S. considering new nationalized 5G network

President Trump’s national security team is mulling over the potential of a government-run 5G wireless network in an attempt to combat Chinese spying, according to a report from Reuters.

AI to look for behavioral patterns on social media

A new program in Canada aims to learn if Artificial Intelligence (AI) can detect patterns of behavior on social media, before people act.

Breach! Private info of 247K DHS staffers leaked

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently announced a data breach that occurred in May 2017.

Software company hit with $1B lawsuit

A lawsuit was filed in New York against electronic health records vendor eClinicalWorks for the failure to protect millions of patients’ records.

Google Play store assaulted by malicious app uploads

There are more woes in store for Google’s Android as cybersecurity companies gear up to release reports of an extensive malware attack happening in the Google Play Store.

Hacking group targeting cybersecurity professionals

A hacking group known as Group 74 is targeting professionals in the cybersecurity community with a fake conference document.

Millennials are the ‘sloppiest’ when it comes to online security

Millennials were raised in the computer age and, generally speaking, most are at ease with adapting to constantly changing tech.

Adware-laden harmful extension poses as popular Adblock Plus

If your users or staff use adblockers, make sure they’re not downloading this Chrome extension posing as a legitimate program.

Work with HR to prevent data damage and downtime from disgruntled ex-employees

Here’s another example of why HR and IT need to be a team when it comes to the unfortunate situation of letting someone go.