IDG Contributor Network: How malware affects IoT development

Few things have matched the speed at which the Internet of Things has developed in recent years, as it became an international phenomenon capable of reshaping markets and society virtually overnight. Yet when investors and tech-geeks alike think of the IoT, few of them realize the role that malware is playing in its development. So how exactly is Malware shaping the IoT as it continues to grow, and what should…

November 10, 2017

Smashing Security podcast #051: Robots, romance, passwords, and CrunchyRoll

November 9, 2017

Passwords are under the microscope again, CrunchyRoll leads anime fans to malware, a sexy robot gains Saudi citizenship, and Carole begins her career as an agony aunt. All this and much much more is discussed in the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, who are joined this week by special guest Maria Varmazis. Source:


New Phishing Attack Combines Phishing, Malware and Data Theft

The latest evolution of the Marcher Malware combines phishing, malware and data theft, to ensure attackers have all they need to steal victims’ banking details, researchers warn. View Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: ZDNet The post New Phishing Attack Combines Phishing, Malware and Data Theft appeared first on IT SECURITY GURU. Source:

November 7, 2017