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Meltdown and Spectre: The Story So Far
January 4, 2018

On Wednesday, rumors surfaced that there were vulnerabilities in the majority of microprocessors, which would allow attackers to access system …

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Phishing for Gold: Threats to the 2018 Winter Games

February 6, 2018

Digital Shadows has been monitoring major sporting events since 2014, beginning with the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, and then …

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GDPR: Why You Need to Consider the Personal Data That Lies Outside of Your Organization

January 4, 2018

In 2010, reports emerged that the Information Commissioners’ Office (ICO) could now fine organizations up to £500,000 ($677,000) under the …

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‘Tis The Season To Do Predictions – The 2018 Cybersecurity Landscape

December 18, 2017

This post originally appeared on Huffington Post. Every year around this time all the security businesses and analysts leap for …

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Digital Shadows’ Most Popular Blogs of 2017: Analysis of Competing Hypotheses For The Win

December 12, 2017

This time last year, we looked back at the blogs that caught our readers’ attention the most. In 2016, it …

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GDPR – Not Just a European Concern

November 20, 2017

This post originally appeared on SecurityWeek. The recent Equifax breach that has been all over the news raises an interesting question: …

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Bringing Down the Wahl: Three Threats to the German Federal Election

September 14, 2017

Hacking has become the boogie man of political election discourse. In Kenya, the recent presidential election result was forcibly annulled …

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Bitglass: Compromised Credentials are Just One Way Your Corporate Data is Being Exposed

August 18, 2017

A guest blog from Bitglass, read the original at https://www.bitglass.com/blog/datawatch-beware-of-careless-insiders  Every day, employees around the world use the cloud to perform …

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Fraudsters Scoring Big – an Inside Look at the Carding Ecosystem

July 18, 2017

In season two of the Netflix series Narcos, Pablo Escobar points out that: “I’m not a rich person. I’m a …

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The Future of Marketplaces: Forecasting the Decentralized Model

July 17, 2017

Last week we wrote about the disappearance of AlphaBay dark web marketplace and assessed three potential scenarios to look out …

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Petya-Like Wormable Malware: The “Who” and the “Why”

June 30, 2017

Late on 27 June, the New York Times reported that a number of Ukrainian banks and Ukrenergo, the Ukrainian state …

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