Europol has taken down the WebStresser service, one of the biggest DDoS-for-hire portals, as part of Operation Power Off
The High Court has ruled that the controversial Investigatory Powers Act (2016), also known as the Snoopers’ Charter, is illegal and must be amended.
Uber suffers 57 million record data breach, then pays hush-money to prevent disclosure to customers in shocking cover-up that has now been exposed
The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) bill has been passed by the US Senate. But what is CISA, why does it matter to everyone who uses the Internet and what does the IT security industry have to say about it?
According to a number of reports 2016 was a piss-poor year as far as stopping phishing was concerned
IT Security Thing is present at numerous tech events across any given year, including the Red Hat Summit 2018 in San Francisco
Could old hardware be weakening your security posture? New research regarding a design flaw in pre-Sandy Bridge Intel processor architecture provides plenty of food for secure thought.
There are some handy hackers out there, no doubt; but hacking by hand is becoming an increasingly scarce commodity with the rise of automatic cybercrime.
Researchers from the University of Illinois have published a paper entitled MoLe: Motion Leaks through Smartwatch Sensors, which, if you believed everything you read online, might lead you to think that your smartwatch is at risk to hackers.