Tom Harnish

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Cybercrime Black Markets Grow Up

Cybercrime forums selling advanced attacks on demand are outpacing businesses' ability to defend themselves, new study from RAND finds.<p>9 Notorious …

Black Markets for Hackers Are Increasingly Sophisticated, Specialized, and Maturing

Read Online<p>Markets for Cybercrime Tools and Stolen Data<p>Hackers' Bazaar<p>by Lillian Ablon, Martin C. Libicki, Andrea A. Golay<p>Related Topics:<br>• Computer …

Report: 97% Of Mobile Malware Is On Android. This Is The Easy Way You Stay Safe

In 2013 Android grew to a very large number: 87%. This was its share of the global smartphone market. It also grew to an even larger one: 97%. This was Android’s share of global mobile malware.<p>Unless you’ve had your head under a rock you’ll have noticed the latter is fast becoming the weapon of …

News Briefs

<i>September 10, 1996</i><p>THE DAILY FED<p>News Briefs<p><i>News summaries from</i> OPM AM<i>, the daily newsletter of the Office of Personnel Management.</i> OPM AM <i>is available</i> …

Back to the Future: Putting analog hard stops to cyber

While the “Internet of things” may not live up to the hype, the world is going digital. It seems like an inexorable trend away from analog at gigabit …

Hackers Mistake NASA For NSA, Take Down Wrong Home Page

We're a little late to this party, but it's too fun not to share. Last week, a group of Brazilian hackers decided to get the NSA back for all its …

Up The Ante

Is Analog The Answer To Cyber Terrorism?

Ralph Langner is one of the foremost experts on the security of critical infrastructure that we have. So, generally, when Ralph says something – …

Krebs on Security

Social media sites are littered with seemingly innocuous little quizzes, games and surveys urging people to reminisce about specific topics, such as …