It’s Time to Say Goodbye to the Internet Explorer Desktop App

Microsoft will be officially retiring the Internet Explorer 11 desktop app in the not-too-distant future. Here is what you need to know if your business is still using this web browser on Windows 10 machines. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

A Recent Monday.com Hack Reveals Access was Gained to their Source Code

monday.com and several other organizations have recently suffered a cyberattack through Codecov, a popular code coverage tool. The attackers accessed a read-only version of the source code for the company’s self-named software, which is a project management tool for enterprises that also facilitates collaboration between team members. monday.com served 100,000 clients as of 2020, including both technical and non-technical organizations. …

New Bills on Capitol Hill After the Colonial Pipeline Attack

The recent ransomware attack against the Colonial Pipeline illustrates the need for a plan to protect the economy in the event of a major cyberattack, according to members of the House’s Homeland Security Committee (HSC). The Colonial Pipeline shut down operations last week as a result of the attack, leaving 45 percent of the U.S. East Coast without its normal …

100 Million Android Users’ Data Affected with these Misconfigured Apps

Mobile app developers may have exposed the personal data of over 100 million Android users to malicious actors, according to Check Point Research (CPR). The app research firm discovered multiple vulnerabilities resulting from misconfigured third-party cloud services after examining 23 Android applications. The compromised personal data included chat messages, emails, geographic locations, passwords and photos. …Log into your iPressGo account …

A History of Ransomware

Ransomware is a type of malware in which the perpetrator threatens to commit a malicious act unless the victim pays a ransom. The simplest type of ransomware appears to lock the target system, although a person with reasonable knowledge of computers can usually resolve the problem without paying the ransom. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

The U.S. Government’s Plan to Deter Cyberattacks

The total number of malware infections that occur in a given year has been on the rise for the last decade. Flash forward to 2018 and that number had climbed to an impressive 812.67 million. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

The “Android Update” that’s actually Malware

Researchers at Zimperium zLabs have discovered a sophisticated Android app that masquerades as a software update. It appears to be an update for the Android mobile operating system (OS), but it actually exfiltrates data about users and their mobile devices. This malware is similar to other Android apps that Google discovered in its Play Store during early March 2021, which …

The Executive Order that will Require Software Vendors to Notify Government of Cybersecurity Breaches

The Biden administration is planning to issue an executive order that will require many software vendors to provide notification when they experience a data breach, according to a recent draft. Reuters reported on March 25, 2021 that the order will affect companies whose customers include agencies of the federal government. The administration could issue the order as early as March …

Microsoft Exchange Server Continues to be Hacked at an Alarming Rate

Microsoft has identified multiple 0-day attacks against on-premises versions of Microsoft Exchange Server. These attacks exploit vulnerabilities that allow attackers to access email accounts. They’re then able to install additional malware that provides them with additional capabilities through these accounts. The attackers include multiple state-sponsored groups that have targeted tens of thousands of Exchange servers throughout the world. …Log into …