Monthly Archives: January 2017

Cyber Security Conference , Cyber Blog , Archives for January 2017

Why are the increased investments in cyber security not enough to curb the relentless growth in cybercrime?

Simply asking this question may cause defensive reactions, both from security specialists in organizations and from those part of security tech vendors. However, the point here is not to polarize, but to share our reflections on the potential causes for this imbalance. Cyber security spending is growing like never before Historically, the lack of an [...]

By | 2017-12-06T13:54:25+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Why are the increased investments in cyber security not enough to curb the relentless growth in cybercrime?

Ransomware groups have deleted over 10,000 MongoDB databases

Five groups of attackers are competing to delete as many publicly accessible MongoDB databases as possible By Lucian Constantin Groups of attackers have adopted a new tactic that involves deleting publicly exposed MongoDB databases and asking for money to restore them. In a matter of days, the number of affected databases has risen from hundreds [...]

By | 2017-12-07T10:46:45+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Ransomware groups have deleted over 10,000 MongoDB databases