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Oliver Schonschek Security Now News Analyst, | 11/14/2019
The revised EU Payment Services Directive (PSD2) aims to modernize Europe's payment services. It promotes more secure payments and better consumer protection. But the new security procedures troubled some payment service providers, so tighter payment security in the EU has been postponed.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 10/14/2019
Radware, a security solutions vendor, teamed up with Enterprise Management Associates, Inc. (EMA) in July 2019 to conduct their third annual 2019 State of Web Application Security Report, which is a global, online survey. It collected 278 responses from executives and senior IT professionals at companies with at least 250 million USD/EUR/GBP in revenue ...
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Larry Loeb Author, | 10/7/2019
Cequence Security's CQ Prime Threat Research Team has blogged the discovery of a vulnerability in the Cisco Webex and Zoom video conferencing platforms (among others) that could allow an attacker to "enumerate" or list and view active meetings that are not protected.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 10/4/2019
FireEye has written a blog about what they observed financially motivated threat actors were doing that focused on disrupting business processes by the mass deployment of ransomware throughout a victim's environment. FireEye researchers James Wyke and Jeremy Kennelly say these ransomware campaigns have been accompanied with multi-million-dollar ransom ...
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Dan Reis SecurityNow Expert, | 10/2/2019
The layered defense approach As mentioned in a previous article, a standard practice recommended by the security industry is to layer protection systems at multiple control points throughout a network. The goal is to facilitate threat detection and detailed information gathering to identify and alert on threats or abnormal patterns of user, application ...
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Larry Loeb Author, | 10/1/2019
It finally happened. After years of efforts and rewrites, Linus Torvalds has signed off on a new optional feature for Linux that locks down the kernel much earlier in the boot process than was previously being done. Matthew Garrett, David Howells and others bear the honor (aggravation?) for seeing this one through.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/27/2019
Data Theorem commissioned Enterprise Strategy Group to survey 371 IT and cybersecurity professionals who had responsibility for cloud programs at organizations in North America to look at how data protection and security standards are changing because of the newer mixing of cloud applications alongside onsite processing.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/26/2019
In the last article, we considered five out of the ten most common web security vulnerabilities. This time we finish the list.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/24/2019
The Open Web Application Security Project, or OWASP, is an international non-profit organization that is dedicated to web application security. OWASP holds as a core principle that all of its materials be freely available and easily accessible on its website, thus making it possible for anyone with a browser to improve their own web application security. ...
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