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Google Offers Free DDoS Protection To Political Compaigns

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:43
broke yesterday that Google parent company Alphabet’s experimental incubator Jigsaw will provide free cybersecurity protection to political campaigns. For the last two years, Jigsaw’s Project Shield has focused on fighting DDoS where it might be used for censorship around the world, offering free....
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Papua New Guinea blocks Facebook for a month to assess impact on society

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:41
P apua New Guinea has said it will ban Facebook for a month to give authorities time to sift the social network for fake profiles and assess its impact on the country in the wake of mounting criticism against the site. Sam Basil, the southeast Asian nation'a communications minister, said the site....
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My experiences coleading purple team

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:40
I've been fortunate enough to manage a red team program for several years and since it's inception it has gone through many changes. What started out as adhoc engagements trying to see how far we could get/what problems we could find, turned into a mechanism to work more closely, and regularly with operations/it teams.
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FBI's urgent request: Reboot your router to stop Russia-linked malware

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:35
An analysis by Talos, the threat intelligence division for the tech giant Cisco, estimated that at least 500,000 routers in at least 54 countries had been infected by the malware, which the FBI and cybersecurity researchers are calling VPNFilter. ... 2018-05-27. By�Derek Hawkins | The Washington Post U.
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Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus Complete Review

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:35
Pros Extremely fast scan times; Manages to score top marks in various malware-blocking security tests; Reasonably decent scores in various malware removal security tests; Very tiny in terms of the size of the program and the installer Cons Bonus features such as the anti-phishing protection feature....
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Hackers access DocuSign customer e-mails addresses, initiate massive phishing campaign

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:34
Popular digital signature service DocuSign today confirmed that hackers have been able to access customer e-mail addresses from one of its systems. Hackers are now sending phishing e-mails to DocuSign customers, tricking them to click on links containing malicious software.
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Fortinet espande il partner program Fabric-Ready con nuoviFabric Connector per automatizzare la sicurezza di...

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:31
Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), leader mondiale nelle soluzioni di cybersicurezza integrate e automatizzate, ha annunciato i suoi nuovi Fabric Connector, che automatizzano le funzionalità operative in ambienti multi-vendor attraverso l’integrazione di API aperte (Application Programming Interfaces) con le tecnologie dei partner Fabric-Ready.
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Il trojan bancario BackSwap impiega tecniche innovative per svuotare i conti delle vittime

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:31
I ricercatori di ESET, il più grande produttore di software per la sicurezza digitale dell’Unione europea, hanno individuato un nuovo trojan bancario, chiamato BackSwap, che impiega tecniche innovative per aggirare le protezioni dei browser e rubare soldi dai conti correnti delle vittime.
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British interior minister to discuss Russia, terrorism on US visit

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:29
LONDON: New British interior minister Sajid Javid will travel shortly to the United States to discuss threats posed by Russia, international terrorism and organised crime with top U.S. officials, Javid's office said on Tuesday. Javid will meet U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Homeland Security....
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Cyber Risk Analytics With Jerry Skurla of Bay Dynamics

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:28
Their conversation covers the benefits cyber risk analytics for enterprises, including an oft-forgotten perk of cybersecurity in general: allowing for greater prioritization in your security planning. As Jerry Skurla puts it, most companies have too much new data and new access points in their IT....
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Cryptocurrency Mining: Abuse of system resources

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:27
Recent advances including digital currencies and the associated public transaction record blockchain have paved the way for an array of new financial activities. Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are beginning to be accepted as payment by major retailers , creating more concrete use cases and capabilities.
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Hacker sentenced to 5 years for major Yahoo security breach

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:26
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) A Canadian computer hacker has been sentenced to five years in prison in connection with a massive security breach at Yahoo that federal agents say was directed by Russian government spies. U.S. Judge Vince Chhabria on Tuesday also fined 23-year-old Karim Baratov $250,000.
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Is Your OWASP Top 10 Test Really Effective? Register for Our Webinar to Find Out!

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:25
Many teams and organizations rely on the OWASP Top 10 list of the most critical web application security vulnerabilities as a basis for their application security testing, and as high-level guidance for assessing risks and prioritizing remediation of vulnerabilities.
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New Guide on How to Position Website Security for Customers

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:13
Website security is challenging, especially when dealing with a large network of sites That is why we have created a for web professionals and web service providers. Our main objective is to help you understand how to leverage a website security plan for your clients.
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Federal Authorities: Reboot Your Router to Stop Russian Malware

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:04
It is not uncommon that you might need to reboot your router because of some error or bug, but it’s not often that you need to reboot it in the name of national security . The US government has advised owners of home and small business routers to restart them to neuter a particularly nasty strain of....
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Saabs vd: "Sverige är ockuperat av främmande makt"

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 15:04
Vi är redan ockuperade av främmande makt. Det sade försvarskoncernen Saabs vd Håkan Buskhe under ett framträdande på it-säkerhetskonferensen Paranoia som anordnades i Oslo under tisdagen. – Jag anser att vi befinner oss mitt i en kris. Jag anser att vi är ockuperade.
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FBI Warns Users to Reboot All SOHO Routers

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 14:56
. Everyone with a home router should reboot their systems as a precaution in the wake of the recently discovered VPNFilter attack infrastructure. The FBI is widening its guidance on who should reboot a SOHO router in response to the VPNFilter attack that infected more than a half million routers and network-attached storage devices.
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How to Empower Today’s ‘cISOs’

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 14:56
Although many security leaders have a C in their title, not all are true capital-C “Chiefs.” Here are three ways to live up to the job description. Many security and risk leaders have an uppercase “C” in their title, but there is nothing “Chief” about them.
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FoxGuard Releases New Sentrigard Security Platform™

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 14:56
CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. May 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- FoxGuard Solutions, Inc. recently released its new Sentrigard Security Platform, which was demonstrated at the SAME/Joint Engineer Training Conference & Expo in Kansas City, MO on May 24, 2018 . Industrial Control Systems are the critical....
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UK security spend low despite breaches

Cyber Security News - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 14:54
However, despite a 24% increase in the number of attacks compared with the previous year, UK firms claimed to feel less vulnerable to data threats, compared with those across Germany, Sweden and the Netherlands, and consequently invested less in cyber security.
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