Application Security

Only a third of Fortune 500 companies deploy DMARC, a widely-backed best-practice security measure to defeat spoofing — forged emails sent by hackers — and fewer than one-in-10 switch it on, according to a new survey. The survey, carried out

Over the past few years, it was known among cyber criminals that they would buy web extensions, modify them by injecting advertisements into websites to generate revenues. However, in recent events, it has become clear that hackers are currently shifting

Google has implemented new protections that should considerably reduce the risk of potentially malicious apps gaining control of users’ Google account. There can be no doubt that the added security is a direct consequence of the massive phishing attack in

The university of New Haven has developed what they call AGP (Artifact Genome Project), a database designed to revolutionize the way forensic data is analyzed and shared across the world between investigators. In short, it allows you to document how

A new vulnerability affecting one of the most popular WordPress plugin “WP Statistics” has been discovered allowing SQL Injection attacks to be potentially used. WP Statistics is a plugin that enables administrators to have information regarding the number of users

Password Reset MITM

Researchers have demonstrated that attackers can set up a malicious website and use users account registration process to successfully perform a password reset process on a number of popular websites and messaging mobile applications. The Password Reset Man in the

‘Do I really need to give this website so much about me?’ That’s exactly what I usually think after filling but before submitting a web form online asking for my personal details to continue. I am sure most of you

Scammers are increasingly abusing consumer awareness of sites that encrypt data sent over the internet using HTTPS, particularly through a spike in phishing attacks that hope to win the confidence of victims by using the protocol on spoofed sites. “For