Ransomware Attacks Vaccine Management Software Specialist; COVID-19 Trials Unaffected
Ransomware attacks eResearch Technology, whose software is being used to manage clinical trials of potential coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines, a report says.
Microsoft: COVID-19 Accelerated Digital Transformation of Cybersecurity
How have security budgets and spending evolved during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic? Microsoft survey results reveal cybersecurity priorities.
DOJ Accuses Hackers of Stealing COVID-19 Research for Chinese Spy Services
U.S. Justice Department (DOJ) charges two Chinese nationals with conducting a decade-long hacking campaign to steal intellectual property.
COVID-19 Hampers Cybersecurity Defenses, VMware Carbon Black Study Says
Cyber attack volumes have spiked in the last 12 months. COVID-19 pandemic further complicates matters, VMware Carbon Black cybersecurity research reveals.
Russian Hackers Seek to Heist COVID-19 Vaccine Research, Western Nations Claim
Three Western governments accuse Russian cyber operatives of attempting to steal coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine research. Russia denies hacking allegations.
Banking Phishing Campaign Tricks Victims with COVID-19, Family Leave Ruse
Phishing attacks attempting to capitalize on coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continue. IcedID banking malware involved, Juniper Networks researchers report.
FBI Records 20K COVID-19-related Cyber Threats in 2020
Roughly 20,000 coronavirus (COVID-19)-related cybersecurity threats have been reported to the FBI as of early June 2020. Here are the associated cybersecurity risks.
Hackers Lure Targets with COVID-19 Spoofs, Bogus Google Gmail Accounts
“Hacker-for-hire” cyber crews are capitalizing on the coronavirus (COVID-19) by using bogus gmail accounts to trick business leaders in key industries to hand over their Google account credentials.
IT Cybersecurity Could Face Budget Cuts in COVID-19 Economic Downturn
IT cybersecurity teams should brace for upcoming budget cuts amid economic jolt from coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, report says.
New York Dept. of Financial Services: COVID-19 Cybersecurity Reminders
New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) reinforces cybersecurity guidance amid COVID-19 pandemic.