Is Flash Dead?

Flash has become a nightmare for people in the security industry with tale after tale of vulnerabilities being found in the ancient development environment. But is it time to call it a day for the adobe flash player? This may have already been answered for us with Adobe themselves saying in July 2017 it would[…]

Bitcoin mining malware hits new highs

In the last 6 months we have seen a trend of malware authors and malicious web developers gearing up their mining operations. This type of cryptocurrency mining malware can either be built into a webpage stealing CPU cycles in the background, or, Trojan’s designed to drop a mining payload generating money for the attacker while[…]

What is Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) and how could it be used?

Cross-site scripting (XSS) is one of the most common threats open to attack in modern web applications today. According to some reports, this could be as high as 47.9% of all sites being susceptible [1] [3] and is ranked as the 3rd highest issue with web applications by OWASP a research group into web vulnerabilities.[…]

Cyber Security – Company of the Month

Cyber security solutions that pack a punch Business and Industry Today is happy to announce that Emeiatec has been chosen as this issue’s Cyber Security Company of the Month for the outstanding way that they are helping smaller businesses to protect their companies and assets from cyber threats. Emeiatec is one the UK’s fastest growing[…]