Since 2010, we’ve happily rewarded researchers who find and report security issues to us through Google’s Security Reward Program. [Read more…]
Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are more frequent, bigger and more damaging than ever before a new report by internet security firm Verisign has warned.
DDoS activity is the highest it’s ever been, with the final quarter of 2015 seeing an 85 percent rise in instances – almost double the number of attacks – when compared with the same same period in 2014. The figures for Q4 2015 also represent a 15 percent rise on the previous quarter. [Read more…]
Some nations are better prepared than others to deal with damaging cyberattacks from criminals, terrorists and rogue nations. [Read more…]
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden says the FBI’s ostensibly last-ditch attempt to unlock San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook’s iPhone is a sham. [Read more…]