Use of TLS to protect malware communications has doubled, says Sophos

Vast majority of malicious TLS traffic is used by malware loaders and droppers

Firms weakening security by not policing user accounts, warns Sophos

Failing to delete user accounts of former staff to prevent attackers from creating phony new accounts are opening entry points, security vendor Sophos warns

Sophos says attacker leveraged an ‘access permission issue’

Cybersecurity provider Sophos is telling an unknown number of customers their personal information may have been copied by a hacker.

ITWC Morning Briefing, August 6, 2020 – Talking exposure notification apps with Sophos’ Chester Wisniewski

We talk with a cybersecurity expert from Sophos about the effectiveness of exposure notification apps, a round up a bunch of news.

Sophos sees small amount of progress in war against cyber attackers

In its year end review the security vendor spots changes in attackers' techniques

Sophos anti-exploit solution detects ransomware; HPE updates security suites

Sophos releases Intercept X, which looks for exploit techniques and includes the ability to stop ransomware from encrypting files

New Canadian ransomware campaign shows how attacks are tailored: Sophos

Convincing but phony Bank of Montreal phish an example of increasing sophistication of attackers

Canadian firms not using encryption enough to protect data: Sophos

Study of IT decision-makers in six countries has some "eye-opening" results. Read why

Sophos extends endpoint suite

Company adds the ability to detect malicious traffic talking to an attacker's servers as another way to increase corporate protection

Sophos turns to the cloud, reaches out to AWS customers

Security software maker Sophos bets on the cloud

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