Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#590 Qbot malware morphs quickly to evade detection
The Qbot malware is back and hard at work again with infections reported on 54,517 machines, according to researchers at BAE Systems—with 85 percent of those impacted systems residing in the United States. Qbot’s latest incarnation has learned new tricks since its early days in 2009, and is riling security professionals with its ability to evade detection. So far, BAE Systems reports, the criminals behind this latest Qbot wave have repurposed the original Qbot source code and tweaked it in such a way that the most recent version can slip through most security systems.
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#592 Underwriters Labs refuses to share new IoT cybersecurity standard
#591 Broken IBM Java patch prompts another disclosure
#590 Qbot malware morphs quickly to evade detection
#589 Cisco report: Cybersecurity to help businesses deliver digital growth strategies
#588 Let's Encrypt free security certificate program leaves beta
#587 The future of Firefox is … Chrome
#586 Jigsaw ransomware decrypted: Will delete your files until you pay the Ransom
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