Zulfikar Ramzan, the chief technology officer for Elastica, a cloud security start-up, helps explain the security flaw Heartbleed and open-source software, and offers suggestions for how consumers can protect themselves.
A remote access tool used to commandeer a Windows PC has been found to also include an Android component, an indication that hackers are seeking cross-platform RATs for PCs and mobile devices, a researcher says.
While Medicaid fraud control units, or MFCUs, have made headway in recent years preventing and catching outright fraud and improper billing schemes, many state fraud control officials have “concerns about a lack of fraud referrals from MCOs,” the HHS Office of the Inspector General wrote in its latest annual report.
Kaspersky's security research team today revealed "one of the most advanced" cyber-espionage malware threats "The Mask" (aka Careto). Victims including government institutions, private equity firms and high-profile activists are exploited.
Detailed graphics, blowing wide open the alarming way text message (SMS) spam spreads across the U.S., have prompted chief information officers at telecoms firms to start taking aggressive preventative action.