IT security

  • October 12, 2018 12 Oct'18

    AI is no silver bullet for cyber security

    A security expert has called for businesses to manage the risks of adopting new technologies and improve their cyber hygiene, rather than see artificial intelligence as a panacea for their security woes

  • October 11, 2018 11 Oct'18

    Crypto-mining malware poses as Flash updates

    Cryptocurrency mining malware is posing as Flash updates that appear to be legitimate, Palo Alto Networks security researchers warn

  • October 11, 2018 11 Oct'18

    RATs and Mimikatz among top publicly available hacking tools

    Remote access Trojans (RATs), web shells and Mimikatz among the top publicly available tools that are used in cyber attacks around the world, a five-nation cyber intelligence report reveals

  • October 11, 2018 11 Oct'18

    The troublesome saga of Verify

    As the government plans to hand over its flagship identity assurance programme to the private sector, Computer Weekly looks at the history of the troubled project and how Verify ended up on the chopping board