A week in security (October 30 – November 5) | Advanced Mobile Spy Software
Last week on our blog, we told you what to expect at the upcoming Irisscon security conference in Dublin. We gave you a quick introduction into the why and how of analyzing malware based on their API calls. And we issued a warning about some lesser-known cybercrimes. Plus we explained why emerging APAC markets are prime targets for cybercriminals. We also introduced you to some of the scariest malware monsters that could come knocking on your door for more than just candy. And finally, we explained how cryptocurrencies work and why all the cybercriminals love them. Other news More data records were lost or stolen in the first half of 2017 than in all of 2016. In total, 918 data breaches led to 1.9 billion records being compromised worldwide in the first half of 2017. (source: CSO Online) Galleries hit by cybercrime wave. Hackers are using an email scam to intercept payments between galleries, collectors, and others. (source: The Art Newspaper) Investigation: WannaCry cyberattack and