Content posted in May 2018
FBI & DHS Warn About 2 North Korea Malware Threats
Jeffrey Burt 5/31/2018 4 comments
The FBI and Department of Homeland Security are warning about North Korea's Hidden Cobra group, which is suspected of being behind the Joanap and Brambul threats that have targeted multiple countries for almost a decade.
Relax: PGP Is Still Secure
Larry Loeb 5/16/2018 3 comments
Talk about overreacting. After researchers claimed to have found some flaws in PGP, the industry lost its collective mind. Here's what is really happening.
UNC Researchers Pitch Framework to Fight Password Reuse
Jeffrey Burt 5/15/2018 2 comments
The proposal from two security researchers at the University of North Carolina would entail creating a protocol that would enable websites and service providers to block attempts by individuals trying to use the same password for multiple sites.
Endpoint Security: A Never-Ending Battle to Keep Up
Simon Marshall 5/7/2018 1 comment
Endpoint security has evolved over the last several years as the BYOD trend has slowed, but enterprises are still uploading more data to the cloud, which is accessible on more devices. Even the notion of what an endpoint is has changed. What can enterprise security do?
Microsoft's TCPS Project Looks to Secure IIoT & ICS
Larry Loeb 5/2/2018 5 comments
As industrial systems continue to grow and ICS and IIoT get more connected, Microsoft is looking for a new way to lock down data within these systems. At a recent show, Redmond detailed TCPS, which offers new ways to protect data through the cloud.
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.
One threat actor is taking advantage of the current problems with Citrix ADC/Netscaler for their own advantage.
The European data infrastructure GAIA-X can help connect thedisparate needs of German firms and create market access for providers from the EU and beyond.
In an unprecedented move, the National Security Agency advised Microsoft about a bug in one of the CryptoAPI libraries used since NT 4.0 days.
E-commerce fraud has no morals.
Podcast: Infrastructure Hunting – Stopping Bad Actors in Their Tracks
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Keith Furst of Data Derivatives interviews Daniel Wagner, author of a new book, Virtual Terror: 21st Century Cyber Warfare. They discuss the ways ...
Sage Wagner, senior security pre-sales engineer with RiskSense, provides a demo of the company's latest technology 'RiskSense Solution,' a ...
Janus Technologies is launching a line of products that protect against the many threats to enterprises' sensitive data. David Schultz, vice ...
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