Several Polish banks hacked, information stolen by unknown attackers

Polish banks are frantically scanning their workstations and servers while checking logs in the search of signs of infection after some of them noticed unusual network activity and unauthorised files on key machines within their networks. This is – by far – the most serious information security incident we have seen in Poland. Continue reading “Several Polish banks hacked, information stolen by unknown attackers”

Hotel guests locked out of their rooms due to ransomware

Management of a hotel in Austria is considering moving back to traditional locks after their modern electronic key system got disabled by hackers demanding ransom and guests could not enter their rooms. Continue reading “Hotel guests locked out of their rooms due to ransomware”

Dropbox surprise – deleted files magically reappear after several years

A few days ago some Dropbox users experienced something rather unusual – the files and folders they deleted years ago reappeared in Dropbox synchronised folders. Continue reading “Dropbox surprise – deleted files magically reappear after several years”

IT Security Weekend Catch Up Holiday Edition – December 25, 2016

Afraid of missing important security news during the week? We’re here to help! Every week we put together a curated list of all important security news in one place, for your reading pleasure. Enjoy! Continue reading “IT Security Weekend Catch Up Holiday Edition – December 25, 2016”