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Larry Loeb Author, | 1/31/2020
Cisco's 2020 Data Privacy Benchmark Study is part of a three-year effort that involves surveying thousands of organizations worldwide. Their research has shown to them that -- beyond meeting compliance requirements -- good privacy is good for business and individuals.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 1/30/2020
Once again, a novel "speculative execution side-channel" attack has been discovered by researchers. They show in their paper on the attack that it will work against modern Intel microprocessors.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 1/28/2020
Remote Desktop Gateway (RDG) (which has also been called Terminal Services Gateway) is a Windows Server component that provides address routing for Remote Desktop (RDP). Users connect and authenticate to the gateway instead of directly to an RDP server. RDG will forward remote RDP traffic to an address that is specified by the user. The idea here is that ...
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Larry Loeb Author, | 1/27/2020
Coveware's Incident Response Platform has encountered a number of ransomware incidents in its deployment. Coveware has taken the aggregated anonymized ransomware data from cases that have been handled (and resolved) and reported about it in its blog.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 1/24/2020
DHS-CISA has issued a security advisory about GE Carescape medical instrumentation that enumerates many vulnerabilities present in them.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 1/23/2020
Inside of Windows is a methodology called Encrypting File System (EFS). It works on individual files or folders, rather than at the whole disk level like BitLocker does. Researchers at SafeBreach have discovered that it can be used to create a new kind of ransomware as well.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 1/21/2020
Microsoft is doing something concrete about container security with the release of the Microsoft Application Inspector, a cross-platform tool whose "primary objective is to identify source code features in a systematic and scalable way not found elsewhere in typical static analyzers" as the creators said in the Wiki. The idea behind it is to open up ...
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Larry Loeb Author, | 1/20/2020
One threat actor is taking advantage of the current problems with Citrix ADC/Netscaler (CVE-2019-19781) for their own advantage.
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Oliver Schonschek Security Now News Analyst, | 1/16/2020
A cloud data center in the EU is not enough for many German companies. They prefer German locations, preferably within their own particular region. At the same time, they need cloud services from US providers. The European data infrastructure GAIA-X can help connect these disparate needs of German firms and create market access for providers from the EU ...
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