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Larry Loeb Author, | 10/22/2018
From September 19 to October 5, security firm Avast found itself blocking malicious cryptomining URLs, which were related to infected networks with MikroTik gateways, over 22.4 million times.
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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 10/22/2018
Ransomware attacks are increasingly becoming a public affair.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 10/19/2018
In January of this year, Google's Project Zero security team revealed it had discovered an entire class of memory-based attacks against x86-based CPUs that they called Spectre and Meltdown.
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Jeffrey Burt Freelance Editor & Journ, | 10/19/2018
Some of the code used a decade ago by a threat group that attacked more than 140 US companies over a four-year period has resurfaced in a number of campaigns that primarily target South Korean organizations, but has also expanded to include the US and Canada, according to researchers with McAfee.
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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 10/18/2018
A new threat group called GreyEnergy has been targeted power plants and other critical infrastructure in the Ukraine and Poland over the last three years, and the malware used in these attacks has been linked to a previous malicious actor dubbed BlackEnergy.
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Alan Zeichick Principal Analyst, Camden Associates, | 10/18/2018
Security alerts don't come in a slow, steady drip-drip-drip.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 10/17/2018
At some point, all technology standards outlive their usefulness, but many times they continue to hang on for a variety of reasons. Then, all of sudden, the hammer comes down and they disappear.
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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 10/17/2018
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Gartner Symposium/ITXPO -- For IBM CEO Ginni Rometty, today might focus on the cloud, whether it's private, public, hybrid or multicloud, but the future belongs to quantum computing and blockchain -- and she believes that Big Blue has the lead over the competition.
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Scott Ferguson Managing Editor, Light Reading, | 10/17/2018
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Gartner Symposium/ITXPO -- CIOs are expected to spend more of their budgets on cybersecurity tools, as well as artificial intelligence technology, over the next 12 months as the enterprises they work for continue the digital transformation of their business.
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Susan Fourtané
Susan Fourtané , 10/22/2018 4:40:49 PM
Google+ Bug Exposed Personal Data of 500K Users – Report
Perhaps they move somewhere else? 

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Susan Fourtané
Susan Fourtané , 10/22/2018 4:37:51 PM
Uber Settles With California Authorities Over 2016 Data Breach
I've no idea what happens in House of Cards. 

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LarryLoeb
LarryLoeb, 10/22/2018 10:19:15 AM
MIT Researchers Have a DAWG in the Fight Against Spectre & Meltdown
@Ariella Groan. Just a bit.

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Ariella
Ariella, 10/22/2018 9:07:27 AM
MIT Researchers Have a DAWG in the Fight Against Spectre & Meltdown
Re: DAWG
So it's CAT vs. DAWG? They have a bit of a sense of humor there.

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Ariella
Ariella, 10/22/2018 9:02:02 AM
Ransomware: Still a Security Threat & Still Evolving
@StephenGiderson I couldn't agree more. We really need to up our game on this.

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