Category: Cyber Events

7 Cybersecurity Trends to Look Out for in 2020

If the previous decade were any indication, hackers will become even more aggressive in 2020 and in the following years. Recent studies show alarming statistics that should keep those in the cybersecurity industry on...

NGINX office in Moscow raided by police

Russian authorities have raided NGINX offices in Moscow over a copyright infringement complaint filed by Rambler on December 4th, 2019. For those who are not familiar with NGINX, it is the world’s second-largest open-source...

Labour Party’s campaign sites hit by DDoS Attack

A spokesperson from the Labour Party in the United Kingdom has confirmed that the party’s digital platforms suffered a massive DDoS attack due to which its security systems were blocked. The attack occurred only...

AWS hit by massive DDoS attacks that lasted 8 hours

Under “usual circumstances,” AWS makes headlines for exposing databases of companies using its services. A few days ago (Oct 22, 2019), the world’s large cloud services provider – Amazon Web Services (AWS) – was...

Authorities use hackers to find missing persons

Australia Holds World’s First Hackathon to Find Missing Persons. Whether hacking can be ethical or not, it is still a debatable point but law enforcement agencies in Australia have come up with an interesting...

The Forgotten Victims of Data Breach

“There is no way to tell his story without telling my own. And if his story is a confession, then so is mine.” – Captain Benjamin L. Willard, Apocalypse Now. 16:05, Atrium Bar President...

Information Security Professional Degeneration

00:35 Ministry of Sound, London, UK – We all know what professional development is; I am going to talk about going to the opposite: professional degeneration. If you ask mid-and-advanced-career information security professionals about...

How Vapes Can Be Used For Hacking Computers

The popularity of vaping has been increasing over the past years. Many people that used to smoke traditional cigarettes are now switching to vaping. Some people have even argued that vaping can help a...

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