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Tech Data opens first Cyber Range, focused on security education, enablement

Enterprise - - Cutting the ribbon to open the new Cyber Range in Arizona

Tech Data opened what it called the first "cyber...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 21:36:31 - #cybersecurity #fortinet #iot #techdata #security

Red Hat Responds to Zombieload v2

Enterprise - Network World News - Three Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVEs) opened yesterday track three flaws in certain Intel processors, which,...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 21:13:42 - #redhat #security

7 Courses That Will Help You Start a Lucrative Career in Information Security

Infosec - The Hacker News - As the world becomes more interconnected by the day, more and more companies of all sizes and industries are finding themselves...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:13:45 - #cybersecurity #security

Checkra1n, a working iPhone Jailbreak, was released

Infosec - Security Affairs - A working exploit for the checkm8 BootROM vulnerability is now available and security experts fear that threat actors could...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:13:44 - #cybersecurity #security

What you need to know about new data-security rules for business travel

Infosec - CSO Online - From U.S. Customs agents to cybercriminals, everyone wants to copy the data on your phone and laptop. Here's how to protect your...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:13:43 - #cybersecurity #security

Web payment card skimmers add anti-forensics capabilities

Infosec - CSO Online - Researchers have detected compromises on ecommerce sites with a new JavaScript-based payment card skimmer that uses anti-forensics...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:13:41 - #cybersecurity #ecommerce #security

5 Cybersecurity CISO Priorities for the Future

Infosec - Dark Reading - Seven chief information security officers share their pain points and two-year spending plans.
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:13:40 - #cybersecurity #security

Why We Wrote 'The Threat Intelligence Handbook: Second Edition'

Infosec - Recorded Future - Today, cyber threats are coming from everywhere - the open web and dark web, but also partners and other third parties, brand...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:13:39 - #cybersecurity #threatintelligence #security

Active Office 365 Phishing Campaign Targeting Admin Credentials

Infosec - The PhishLabs Blog - PhishLabs has detected attempts to compromise Microsoft Office 365 administrator accounts as part of a broad phishing campaign....
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:13:38 - #microsoft #phishing #security

As iOS vulnerabilities emerge, a new app promises to detect hacked iPhones

Infosec - CyberScoop - A new program in the App Store is promising to help users detect if outsiders are lurking on their device.
The consulting firm Trail...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:13:36 - #security

APWG: Two-Thirds of all Phishing Sites Used SSL protection in Q3

Infosec - The PhishLabs Blog - This week, APWG released its findings from Q3 that compiles insights from their member companies and provides an analysis...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:13:35 - #phishing #security

Microsoft issues patch for Internet Explorer zero‑day

Infosec - WeLiveSecurity - The critical flaw could also be exploited via a malicious Microsoft Office document
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:36:40 - #microsoft #security

What Is Next Generation SIEM? 8 Things to Look For

Infosec - Infosec Island - The SIEM market has evolved and today most solutions call themselves "Next Generation SIEM." Effective NG SIEM should provide...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:36:39 - #cybersecurity #ai #security

Qualcomm Chip Flaws Let Hackers Steal Private Data From Android Devices

Infosec - The Hacker News - Hundreds of millions of devices, especially Android smartphones and tablets, using Qualcomm chipsets, are vulnerable to a new...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:36:38 - #qualcomm #android #cybersecurity #security

4 Best Free Online Security Tools for SMEs in 2020

Infosec - The Hacker News - Cyberattacks on small and midsized companies in 2019 cost $200,000 per company on average, mercilessly putting many of them...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:14:09 - #accenture #cybersecurity #security

Cybersecurity: An Organizationwide Responsibility

Infosec - Dark Reading - C-suite execs must set an example of good practices while also supporting the IT department with enough budget to protect the...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:14:08 - #cybersecurity #security

Staying Ahead of Breaches: 4 Tips for a Proactive Security Program

Infosec - Recorded Future - We all know that the growing threat landscape puts greater stress on already overworked security teams. After attending the...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:14:06 - #cybersecurity #threatintelligence #security

Palo Alto Networks Delivers the Industry's Most Comprehensive Secure Access Service Edge

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Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:14:05 - #paloaltonetworks #security

Zscaler Named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateways for 9th Consecutive Year

Business Wire - Zscaler named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateways for the ninth year in a row.
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:13:59 - #zscaler #security

Ping Identity Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results, Provides Outlook for Full Year 2019

Business Wire - Ping Identity Holding Corp. ("Ping Identity," or the "Company") (NYSE: PING), a pioneer in Intelligent Identity, today announced its financial...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:13:55 - #iot #pingidentity #security

Auth0 Ranked as One of North America's Fastest Growing Companies on Deloitte's 2019 Technology Fast 500(tm)

Globe Newswire - Technology - Identity management leader ranked no. 5 in Washington state Identity management leader ranked no. 5 in Washington state
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:13:49 - #identity #auth0 #security

A guide for startups to prepare for the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

Tech - GeekWire - This week, Microsoft announced that it will be implementing the upcoming California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) for...
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:13:47 - #microsoft #cybersecurity #gdpr #ccpa #security

GitHub launches Security Lab to spot vulnerabilities in open-source code

Media - The Next Web - GitHub has officially launched a new Security Lab with an aim to secure open-source software. The objective is to "bring together...
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 13:36:21 - #acquisition #security

Trustifi Honored with 2019 InfoSec Award by Cyber Defense Magazine

Globe Newswire - Cyber Defense Magazine has honored Trustifi's with a 2019 InfoSec Award. The magazine recognizes Trustifi's Inbound Shield, Data Loss Prevention,...
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 16:13:16 - #cybersecurity #security

ForgeRock and Forrester to Host Webinar on Zero Trust - November 21

Globe Newswire - Technology - Forrester's Andras Cser Joins ForgeRock to Discuss "Zero Trust: Security Starts When Authentication Ends" Forrester's Andras Cser...
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 16:13:15 - #forgerock #security

LastPass by LogMeIn Announces Collaboration with HP to Boost Online Security

Globe Newswire - LogMeIn Inc. (NASDAQ:LOGM) today announced HP will offer easy access to its market leading password management solution, LastPass, to select...
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 16:13:12 - #lastpass #security

Fourteen years after launching 1Password takes a $200M Series A

Tech - TechCrunch - 1Password has been around for 14 years, and the founders grew the company the old-fashioned way without a dime of venture capital....
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 16:13:11 - #atlassian #security

Brave launches version 1.0 of its privacy-focused browser

Tech - TechCrunch - Brave, the company co-founded by ex-Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich after his ouster from the organization in 2014, today launched version...
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 15:38:38 - #android #machinelearning #security

Visa: Using AI To Separate The Good, Bad - From Billions Of Daily Transactions

Media - - Three billion credit and debit cards. More than 100 billion transactions, worth more than $11 trillion.
That's the payments volume...
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 15:13:14 - #cybersecurity #phishing #ai #machinelearning #identity #security

Microsoft November 2019 Patch Tuesday Reveals 74 Patches Before Major Windows Update

Infosec - TrendLabs Security Intelligence Blog - Following the relatively light list from last month, November proved to be a much more eventful month...
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 14:13:39 - #microsoft #security

Patch Tuesday, November 2019 Edition

Infosec - Krebs on Security - Microsoft today released updates to plug security holes in its software, including patches to fix at least 74 weaknesses...
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 14:13:38 - #microsoft #cybersecurity #security

Tealium Launches Private Cloud to Help Organisations Maintain Unparalleled Data Security in the Cloud

Business Wire - Tealium Launches Private Cloud
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 14:13:26 - #cybersecurity #security

How to lock down enterprise web browsers

Infosec - CSO Online - Browsers. You can't use the Internet without them, but they introduce insecurity and instability to the computing environment. Browsers...
Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:13:49 - #cybersecurity #security

DDoS Attacks Target Amazon, SoftLayer and Telecom Infrastructure

Infosec - Threatpost - The specific type of TCP attack used in the recent spate of DDoS efforts were TCP SYN-ACK reflection attacks.
Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:13:48 - #softlayer #ddos #security

Retailer Leaked Hundreds of Internal Passwords on Pastebin

Infosec - Krebs on Security - Orvis, a Vermont-based retailer that specializes in high-end fly fishing equipment and other sporting goods, leaked hundreds...
Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:13:47 - #firewall #cybersecurity #security

5 Security Processes You Shouldn't Overlook During M&A

Infosec - Dark Reading - Security needs to be a central element of due diligence if a merger or acquisition is to succeed
Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:13:46 - #acquisition #security

Security Intelligence in the Digital Transformation

Infosec - Recorded Future - As organizations become increasingly complex in their push for digital transformation, the need for actionable, automated threat...
Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:13:45 - #threatintelligence #security

Imperva Expands Executive Leadership With New Technical Talent

Business Wire - Imperva, Inc., the cybersecurity leader championing the fight to secure data and applications wherever they reside, today announced the appointment...
Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:13:34 - #cybersecurity #imperva #security

Don't Reboot Your Computer After You've Been Infected With Ransomware, Experts Say

Slashdot - Security experts don't recommend that users reboot their computers after suffering a ransomware infection, as this could help the malware in...
Tue, 12 Nov 2019 00:13:16 - #cybersecurity #security

Worldwide spending on security products and services set to reach $151.2 billion in 2023

Enterprise - ChannelLife New Zealand - "Considering there have been many attempts for hackers to acquire funds from banks, the banking industry is expected...
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 17:13:20 - #security

Accelerating cloud-native application development in the enterprise

Enterprise - Microsoft Azure - Each day more and more organizations experience the benefits of cloud native development. Using products like Azure Kubernetes...
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 17:13:16 - #microsoft #cloud #azure #microservices #kubernetes #machinelearning #threatprotection #threatdetection #security

New Azure Security Center and Azure platform security capabilities

Enterprise - Microsoft Azure - At Microsoft Ignite we're sharing the many new capabilities our teams have built to improve security with Azure Security Center...
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 17:13:15 - #microsoft #redhat #cybersecurity #devops #iot #centos #cloud #azure #kubernetes #threatprotection #hybridcloud #threatintelligence #cyberark #threatdetection #security

Carbonite To Be Acquired by OpenText for $23.00 Per Share

Business Wire - Carbonite, Inc. (NASDAQ: CARB), a global leader in data protection and cybersecurity, today announced that it has entered into a definitive...
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 15:37:29 - #cybersecurity #carbonite #security

OpenText buys data backup firm Carbonite for $1.42B

Tech - TechCrunch - Carbonite has agreed to a $1.42 billion purchase by OpenText, an enterprise information management giant, ending weeks of speculation...
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 15:37:28 - #acquisition #cybersecurity #carbonite #security

A Firewall Admin's Introduction to Serverless Security

Enterprise - Palo Alto Networks Blog - Ron Harnik, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Serverless Security
One of the most interesting things about working...
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 15:14:07 - #cybersecurity #datacenter #dynamodb #iot #paloaltonetworks #firewall #googlecloud #cloud #aws #acquisition #serverless #security

Sumo Logic acquires Dell-backed Jask for its security automation technology

Enterprise - SiliconANGLE - Sumo Logic Inc., an analytics and cybersecurity provider that recently achieved unicorn status, today announced that it has...
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 15:13:58 - #cybersecurity #sumologic #acquisition #threatdetection #security

Three Security Lessons for the Intelligent Enterprise

Enterprise - SAP - According to IDC research sponsored by SAP, only 33 percent of surveyed companies have a formal vulnerability and management process to...
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 15:13:54 - #cybersecurity #retirement #security

7 Simple Cybersecurity Tips You Can't Afford to Ignore

Enterprise - Channelnomics - Practice good cyberhygiene to protect customers from security...
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 15:13:45 - #cybersecurity #phishing #security

16M passwords from Fortune 500 companies found on the dark web

Enterprise - SiliconANGLE - 16 million passwords have been found to have been added to Dark Web sites over the last 12-months according to a report published...
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 14:37:29 - #cybersecurity #security

Five Tips to Approach DevSecOps Training

Enterprise - - Developers are on the front lines when it comes to protecting their organizations from cyberattacks. As we've seen with the hacks...
Mon, 11 Nov 2019 14:37:22 - #devops #cybersecurity #security