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  • What are buffer overflow attacks and how are they thwarted?
    by Rene Holt on December 6, 2021 at 10:30 am

    Ever since the Morris worm, buffer overflows have become notorious fare in the world of vulnerabilities The post What are buffer overflow attacks and how are they thwarted? appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

  • Week in security with Tony Anscombe
    by Editor on December 3, 2021 at 4:20 pm

    ESET researchers analyze malware frameworks targeting air-gapped networks – ESET Research launches a podcast – INTERPOL cracks down on online fraud The post Week in security with Tony Anscombe appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

  • Scammers exploit Omicron fears in new COVID‑19 phishing campaign
    by Amer Owaida on December 3, 2021 at 4:07 pm

    Fraudsters take advantage of the emergence of the new variant to dupe unsuspecting victims out of their sensitive data The post Scammers exploit Omicron fears in new COVID‑19 phishing campaign appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

  • Launching ESET Research Podcast: A peek behind the scenes of ESET discoveries
    by Roman Kovac on December 2, 2021 at 10:30 am

    Press play for the first episode as host Aryeh Goretsky is joined by Zuzana Hromcová to discuss native IIS malware The post Launching ESET Research Podcast: A peek behind the scenes of ESET discoveries appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

  • Jumping the air gap: 15 years of nation‑state effort
    by Alexis Dorais-Joncas on December 1, 2021 at 10:30 am

    ESET researchers studied all the malicious frameworks ever reported publicly that have been used to attack air-gapped networks and are releasing a side-by-side comparison of their most important TTPs The post Jumping the air gap: 15 years of nation‑state effort appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

  • More than 1,000 arrested in global crackdown on online fraud
    by Amer Owaida on November 29, 2021 at 5:04 pm

    The INTERPOL-led operation involved law enforcement from 20 countries and led to the seizure of millions of dollars in illicit gains The post More than 1,000 arrested in global crackdown on online fraud appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

  • Week in security with Tony Anscombe
    by Editor on November 26, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    How scammers take advantage of supply chain shortages – Tips for safe online shopping this holiday season – Steps to take after receiving a data breach notice The post Week in security with Tony Anscombe appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

  • The triangle of holiday shopping: Scams, social media and supply chain woes
    by Tony Anscombe on November 25, 2021 at 10:30 am

    ‘Tis the season to avoid getting played by scammers hijacking Twitter accounts and promoting fake offers for PlayStation 5 consoles and other red-hot products The post The triangle of holiday shopping: Scams, social media and supply chain woes appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

  • Avoiding the shopping blues: How to shop online safely this holiday season
    by Amer Owaida on November 24, 2021 at 10:30 am

    With the holiday shopping bonanza right around the corner, here's how to make sure your online spending spree is safe The post Avoiding the shopping blues: How to shop online safely this holiday season appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

  • FBI, CISA urge organizations to be on guard for attacks during holidays
    by Amer Owaida on November 23, 2021 at 8:08 pm

    Threat actors have previously timed ransomware and other attacks to coincide with holidays and weekends The post FBI, CISA urge organizations to be on guard for attacks during holidays appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

  • What to do if you receive a data breach notice
    by Phil Muncaster on November 22, 2021 at 10:30 am

    Receiving a breach notification doesn’t mean you’re doomed – here’s what you should consider doing in the hours and days after learning that your personal data has been exposed The post What to do if you receive a data breach notice appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

  • Week in security with Tony Anscombe
    by Editor on November 19, 2021 at 4:15 pm

    ESET discovers watering hole attacks in the Middle East – Getting your life back on track after identity theft – How foreign influence operations have evolved The post Week in security with Tony Anscombe appeared first on WeLiveSecurity