Ploutus is an ATM Malware discovered in 20131 that targets ATMs manufactured by NCR in Mexico., Since its discovery, the malware has been a nightmare for Latin America banks enabling criminals to steal more than $45 millions dollars.
Ploutus gained a lot of media coverage thanks
The terms “Hacker” and “Malware” are part of our daily vocabulary due to its significant impact on society, enterprises, and individuals alike. There is a good chance you or someone you know has been impacted by cyberattacks. These attacks come in many shapes and forms.
It’s been about 3 months since I shared my research at DefCon surrounded by fellow white hat hackers, representatives from the device manufacturers, FDA and yes, Department of Homeland Security. The presentation was a culmination of research that started months before DefCon and culminated with
The FDA issued a safety communication last week advising firmware updates of implantable cardiac pacemakers. Safety communications are quite common. In fact, the FDA has issued ten such communications so far this year, most of them focusing on accuracy errors, potential contaminations, and other operational
I’m thrilled to announce our Series B funding today. It’s a great milestone for us, and reaffirms our vision and strategy to deliver a revolutionary and much needed solution to market. As we geared up for this announcement, I was asked repeatedly what this funding
It’s been a busy several weeks for myself, an architect in the IoT Security industry, and others in similar roles around the globe. The WannaCry ransomware opened the floodgates and out came threats from ‘Hidden Cobra’ and now NotPetya. And we expect more to follow.
A widespread ransomware campaign was first reported on May 12, 2017, indicating tens of thousands of infections across 99 countries. This was an unprecedented cyber-attack, which encrypted users' data and demanded a payment to unlock it. Security researchers initially believed that the healthcare industry may
Silicon Valley is world-renowned for its innovation and global influence on how we live our lives. It is also a place striving to achieve diversity in the workplace where both men and women from all over the world can play similar roles in shaping that
What was your initial reaction when you first heard of the FBI’s warning last week, the one regarding the cyber security risk of FTP servers in healthcare facilities? Your reaction may have been similar to mine. What’s new is old and what’s old is new.