A major area of impact of AI tools in cybercrime is the reduced need for human involvement in certain aspects of cybercriminal organizations.
Cisco Talos is seeing an increasing number of ransomware variants emerge, since 2021, leading to more frequent attacks and new challenges for cybersecurity professionals, particularly regarding actor attribution.
The guidance within ISO 27001 identifies which security controls are appropriate, while ISO 27002 describes the controls in detail and how they can be implemented.
Commercial spyware has become so notorious that international governments are taking notice and action against it, as evidenced by the Biden administration’s recent Executive Order on commercial spyware.
As a result of user applications increasingly registering actual “.zip” files as URLs, these filenames may trigger unintended DNS queries or web requests, thereby revealing possibly sensitive or internal company data in a file’s name to any actor monitoring the associated DNS server
The software supply chain has become a key security focus for many organizations, but the risks associated with supply chain attacks are often misunderstood.
Tools like ChatGPT aren't making social engineering attacks any more effective, but it does make it faster for actors to write up phishing emails.
Whether it be threat hunting, an active defense posture or just improving security instrumentation alerts and logs an organization keeps, it’s best for every user — no matter the size — to be prepared for when a cybersecurity incident or breach occurs.