Russian hackers hijack Ubiquiti routers to launch stealthy attacks

By Sergiu Gatlan Russian military hackers are using compromised Ubiquiti EdgeRouters to evade detection, the FBI says in a joint advisory issued with the NSA, the U.S. Cyber Command, and international partners. Military Unit 26165 cyberspies, part of Russia’s Main...
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Remote access giant AnyDesk resets passwords and revokes certificates after hack

Image Credits: TechCrunch / PhotoMosh Remote desktop software provider AnyDesk confirmed late Friday that a cyberattack allowed hackers to gain access to the company’s production systems, putting the company in lockdown for almost a week. AnyDesk’s software is used by millions of...
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Everything you need to know about VPNs

VPN stands for ‘virtual private network’ and is typically offered as a service to browse the internet securely — if it’s used correctly Image Credits: Bryce Durbin / TechCrunch It’s hard to spend an hour or two on YouTube without encountering an ad or a paid...
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Here we go again: 2023’s badly handled data breaches

Delays, silence and unanswered questions follow these organizations into the new year Image Credits: MirageC / Getty Images Last year, we compiled a list of 2022’s most poorly handled data breaches, looking back at the bad behavior of corporate giants when faced with hacks and...
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5 Easy Things You Should Do To

5 Easy Things You Should Do To Protect Your Business Today Let’s face it – no one likes to think about bad things happening to them, much less plan for them. We wanted to give you a quick “brush-up” on some simple things you can (and should!) be doing to protect your business....
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US senator warns governments are spying on Apple and Google users via push notifications

Image Credits: Bryce Durbin / TechCrunch U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) has warned in a letter to the Justice Department that unidentified governments are spying on Apple and Google phone users through their push notifications. The letter says his office received a tip last year...
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