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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 9/24/2018
When Microsoft starts its Ignite conference this week, the software giant is looking to close the door for good on an era of complicated log-ins and security passwords.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/24/2018
It turns out that there's even more bad bots jamming networks than originally thought.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/21/2018
Cloudflare is adding a new feature to its hosting and firewall products that the networking company hopes will address the slow uptake of the Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC) protocol.
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Jeffrey Burt Freelance Editor & Journ, | 9/21/2018
Malware developers are increasingly putting multiple functions into their software to expand the reach of their capabilities and to possibly cover their tracks to hide the real intent of their campaigns. A new malware tool called Xbash is a particularly toxic mix of features that range from mining cryptocurrencies and ransomware to self-propagation and ...
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Jeffrey Burt Freelance Editor & Journ, | 9/20/2018
Politics has taken center stage in many countries around the world as rapid social and economic changes roil almost the entire Western hemisphere, including in the US and Europe. It now seems that the authors of recent ransomware campaigns are also dipping their toes in the political waters, at least in terms of naming those campaigns.
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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 9/20/2018
Within the last year, nearly half of all hackers found ways to bypass the security features of Microsoft Windows 10 and Windows 8, typically using social engineering techniques to compromise the operating system, according to a recent industry survey.
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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 9/20/2018
Account takeover attacks are steadily increasing, with cybercriminals, and even amateurs, looking to make a quick buck, using these techniques to create much more sophisticated phishing campaigns that are targeting enterprises, a new study finds.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/19/2018
Security teams are all too familiar with how a data breach affects the security posture of an organization. The changes that are made post-breach -- both reactive and pro-active -- can greatly affect how the organization conducts itself.
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Joe Stanganelli Principal, Beacon Hill Law, | 9/19/2018
A recently passed California bill may begin to set a legislative standard in the US for basic Internet of Things (IoT) security, but it's such a low and vague standard in such a politically unfashionable area that it may not signal much in terms of what's to come.
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Susan Fourtané , 9/23/2018 11:55:58 AM
IoT Security Concerns Include Pet Trackers, Kaspersky Finds
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