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Intel Announces First Quantum Computing Testing Tool

Intel and partners Bluefors and Afore have created a cryoprober, named the Cryogenic Wafer Prober, that allows researchers to test qubits on 300mm silicon wafers at temperatures of only a few Kelvins. According to Intel, this is the first such quantum computing...

Suspected State-Sponsored Hackers Pummel US and Australia

Dozens of companies in the U.S. and political parties in Australia have been targeted in recent attacks that appear to have state sponsorship. Did you enjoy this article? Then read the full version from the author's...

Chinese and Iranian Hackers Renew Their Attacks on U.S. Companies

SAN FRANCISCO — Businesses and government agencies in the United States have been targeted in aggressive attacks by Iranian and Chinese hackers who security experts believe have been energized by President Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal la Did you enjoy...

Over 92 Million New Accounts Up for Sale from More Unreported Breaches

All these numbers…. Now, a new set of databases containing millions of hacked accounts from several websites has been made available for sale on the dark web marketplace by the same hacker who goes by online alias Gnosticplayers. Did you enjoy this article? Then read...

Cybercriminals Exploit Gmail Feature to Scale Up Attacks

Criminals are taking advantage of Gmail's 'dots don't matter' feature to set up multiple fraudulent accounts on websites, using variations of the same email address, Agari says. Did you enjoy this article? Then read the full version from the author's...

Cloud Customers Faced 681M Cyberattacks in 2018

The most common attacks involved software vulnerabilities, stolen credentials, Web applications, and IoT devices. Cloud customers were hit with 681 million cyberattacks last year, according to analysts at cloud security provider Armor, which recently analyzed cloud...

7 Key Elements of a Successful Encryption Strategy

The most common method of protecting data in motion is the use of a secure sockets layer virtual private network (SSL VPN). Technologies such as SSL VPN are critical in the effort to protect against man-in-the-middle attacks and packet sniffers. Did you enjoy this...

Data breach attack surfaces to expand in 2019

When it comes the gauging the newsworthiness of a story, there’s an old adage in journalism that reporters should ask themselves whether or not the story is of the “dog bites man” or “man bites dog” variety. Did you enjoy this article? Then read the full version from...