The distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack, wherein the perpetrator employs a botnet to make an online service or website unavailable by overwhelming it with traffic, is a favourite weapon of cyber...
More than 100,000 bug hunters have made hacking a full-time career, while for others it's the route into a lucrative IT role
Improperly secured AWS ElasticSearch database contained ‘treasure trove’ of employee data, which may include UK staff
Ecommerce platform compromised by eight different skimmers hosted accounts for a number of high-profile organisations
PayPal has been accused of ignoring reports warning of security flaws on its popular payments platform
State-backed cyber warfare is intended to sow confusion and disillusion people across the democratic world, writes Professor Peter Cochrane