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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/20/2019
Tavis Ormandy (who works for Google's Project Zero) has been following LastPass, the password manager, for years. In 2016, he found problems with their extension for the Firefox browser that could allow a remote code execution. He has also found password theft vulnerabilities in the past. They got patched.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/18/2019
Nexusguard is, it says, "a cloud-based distributed denial of service (DDoS) security solution provider."
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/17/2019
F-Secure, like many security companies, uses "honeypots" to get information about attacks.
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Dan Reis SecurityNow Expert, | 9/12/2019
Welcome to another SecurityNow Podcast.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/6/2019
Accenture conducted a blind survey with 300 senior IT and business executives from companies with annual revenues in excess of US$1 billion. Respondents came from ten industries and seven countries. Participants from IT included CIOs/CTOs, their direct reports, and vice presidents (VPs) or directors of infrastructure/network The business respondents ...
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/5/2019
Eclypsium is a firmware security player, and it has found some vulnerabilities in the Supermicro X9, X10 and X11 platform of servers that can, as Eclypsium puts it in a blog post, "allow an attacker to easily connect to a server and virtually mount any USB device of their choosing to the server, remotely over any network including the Internet."
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Larry Loeb Author, | 9/3/2019
Trend Micro Incorporated has lately been seeing a lot more of the "fileless" kind of malware attacks. In its mid-2019 roundup report, Trend Micro says that there has been a surge in fileless attacks that were designed to use this approach to disguise malicious activity. Detections of this kind of threat alone by them were up 265% compared to the first ...
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Dan Reis SecurityNow Expert, | 8/27/2019
Digital transformation is driving network edge requirements A distributed enterprise's network is the digital frontline connecting them to suppliers, partners or consumers located anywhere on the planet. Unfortunately, managing such a wide range of connectivity points creates an increasingly complex network environment -- especially at the edge of the ...
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Larry Loeb Author, | 8/23/2019
A company's inside staff can be its biggest threat, as so many examples show.
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In a wide-ranging interview, Cisco security boss Gee Rittenhouse talks about how machine learning, AI, blockchain and other emerging technologies ...
CloudPassage's new technology, called Container Secure, involves a five-step process to ensure seamless security in container deployments from the ...
You can't so much as go to a coffee shop today without hearing the word 'blockchain.' Hearing about a useful blockchain is less common, but ...
Last year, 60 million companies changed owners worldwide. That turnover makes it incredibly difficult to avoid doing business with entities (e.g., ...
Keith Furst of Data Derivatives interviews Daniel Wagner, author of a new book, Virtual Terror: 21st Century Cyber Warfare. They discuss the ways ...
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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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Join editor Curt Franklin as he talks with Cricket Liu, head of DNS for Infoblox about the security implications of DNS -- one of the foundation services of the web.
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