February 01, 2017 Added by:Ionut Arghire
A newly discovered Android Trojan can download applications from Google Play, but saves them onto the SD card instead of installing them, to keep this malicious activity hidden from the user.
January 31, 2017 Added by:Donato Capitella
The FriendFinder Network breach is a perfect example of how poor password storage can exacerbate the impact of a breach and expose accounts to further exploitation.
January 30, 2017 Added by:Steve Durbin
Enterprise risk management must build on a foundation of preparedness to create risk resilience by evaluating threat vectors from a position of business acceptability and risk profiling.
January 23, 2017 Added by:Myk Konrad
The reality is that office voice communications are not going away any time soon. In fact, with the popularity of UC, we’re seeing the role of the UC mobile client increase to handle live video, text messages and more.
January 13, 2017 Added by:Alexander Polyakov
SAP's first set of SAP Security Notes for 2017 includes 23 security patches, one considered Hot News (assessed 9.8 by CVSS base score v.3.0).
January 12, 2017 Added by:Nathan Wenzler
Any security program can benefit immediately by reviewing internal policies, improving the metrics used to measure their program's success, and consulting with legal counsel to ensure proper insurances and other risk mitigation plans are in place.
January 11, 2017 Added by:Nathan Burke
When a new threat is uncovered, an artificially intelligent system is able to apply its newly-found knowledge to all other systems in its network, launching investigations to find out whether other machines exhibit evidence of the threat or threat type.
December 23, 2016 Added by:Gary Southwell
Phishing continues to pose serious risk for today’s businesses that face significant financial loss, exfiltration of data, compromised credentials, loss of productivity and damaged reputations.
December 23, 2016 Added by:Mike Kail
With expensive cybercrime on the rise, companies across the globe are constantly trying to improve their security stance. As a result, many security vendors have taken advantage of this vulnerability with a FUD approach.
December 22, 2016 Added by:Jalal Bouhdada
Manufacturers are increasingly adopting IIoT technology with the goal of boosting manufacturing productivity, but are security practices falling by the wayside?
December 21, 2016 Added by:Dan Lohrmann
A new world of hacking motivations and causes is starting to develop — along with convenient, easy-to-use tools for computer novices to do many dangerous things online.
December 16, 2016 Added by:Steve Durbin
When it comes to cyber security, it’s more important than ever for board members and core executives — especially those not directly involved with deploying security programs — to fully participate and contribute on a continuous basis.
December 15, 2016 Added by:Bernard Parsons
There are areas where private and public sector can take a leaf out of each other’s books, as the security challenges facing both continue to escalate.
December 14, 2016 Added by:Meny Har
Security operations teams can no longer afford the time lost with threat intelligence operating in a separate silo. Only by truly weaving TI into the core security fabric and workflow can it lead to accelerating threat mitigation.
December 09, 2016 Added by:Ajit Sancheti
About half (49%) of IT security professionals are more concerned about internal threats than external threats.
December 09, 2016 Added by:Michelle Johnson Cobb
Organizations that seek to achieve greater representation of women in their IT security teams should maintain a steady, multi-faceted approach to recruitment — and continually evaluate their performance in terms of the advancement and retention of women in this area.
December 07, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
Major Internet players, including Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter, and YouTube, are teaming up to create a database designed help combat the spread of terrorist content online.