Daily Archives: February 15, 2017

Cox Must Pay $8 Million to Cover BMG’s Legal Fees in Piracy Case

By | February 15, 2017

December 2015 a Virginia federal jury ruled that Internet supplier Cox Communications was responsible for the copyright infringements of its subscribers. The ISP was found responsible of willful contributory copyright infringement and ordered to pay music writer BMG Rights Management $25 million in damages. This week Cox acquired extra dangerous news. While the case is… Read More »

What’s In Shodan? Analyzing Exposed Cyber Assets inside the United States

By | February 15, 2017

By Numaan Huq, Stephen Hilt, and Natasha Hellberg The United States is residence to hundreds of 1000’s of unsecured and uncovered cyber assets. By “unsecured” and “exposed” we don’t basically imply that these devices have already been compromised. Rather, this means they’re susceptible to cyber assaults on account of insufficient safety or poor configuration. Some cyber… Read More »

CERBER Changes Course, Triple Checks for Security Software

By | February 15, 2017

By Marvelous Pelin and Gilbert Sison CERBER is a ransomware household that has seen its share of unusual options since its look early final year. From its use of audio warnings, to the focusing on of cloud platforms and databases, to distribution via malvertising, emailed scripting files, and exploit kits, CERBER has always been eager to sustain with the times, as a… Read More »