Tags security research

Patreon security team layoffs cause backlash in creator community

by Tonya Riley

A former Patreon employee told CyberScoop that after the layoffs "there are no qualified security personnel" at the company.

DOJ changes to CFAA guidance are overhyped, lawyers say

by Suzanne Smalley

The Department of Justice's guidance on when and how to charge defendants for violating CFAA remains ambiguous, lawyers say.

DOJ revises computer fraud prosecution standards to ease off 'good-faith' research

by AJ Vicens

The policy revision instructs prosecutors not to target good-faith security research under the historically fraught law.

New details emerge on prolific Conti-linked cybercrime group

by AJ Vicens

Google's Threat Analysis Group is calling the hackers Exotic Lily, and it says they employed relatively novel tactics.

Sandworm-linked botnet has another piece of hardware in its sights

by Joe Warminsky

The CyclopsBlink malware is now targeting internet routers from hardware maker ASUS, Trend Micro researchers said.

Researchers show how to tamper with medication in popular infusion pumps using software flaws

by Sean Lyngaas

The research illustrates the challenge of securing devices conceived decades ago from 21st-century digital threats.