R.I.P. Kevin Mitnick

One of the most famous – or infamous – hackers of all time, Kevin Mitnick, passed on July 16th.

While early in his career he was definitely leaning towards the dark side, he later did more for raising awareness to cybersecurity threats than most people.


Sextortion is criminal, but may not be a crime

“Sextortion” is a popular theme in media and the news, but it may or may not be a big deal. It might not even be a crime depending on where you live. No one can really come up with a consensus about what it is and how widespread it is. It’s even difficult to pin down what constitutes the typical perpetrator of this crime.


Putting proactive API security first

Cyberattacks are becoming more frequent and more harmful, particularly when it comes to APIs. However, with the right knowledge and tools, organisations can be in a good position to defeat them before they happen.