Cyber Security News

NCP engineering releases new VPN clients for macOS

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 01:22
NCP engineering announced the NCP Secure Enterprise macOS Client 3.1 and the NCP Secure Entry macOS Client 3.1 for secure virtual private network (VPN) connections. New features of the NCP macOS Clients include authentication via fingerprint and the protection against authorized third-party access to an unlocked MacBook Pro.
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Advancing security and ensuring privacy with machine learning

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 01:22
The Internet has many issues: lack of encryption and its governance, questionable marketing techniques, a misinformed average user. These issues are as old as the Internet itself. And machine learning algorithms can become the right tool to solve them. 1999 to 2018: Better connectivity, legacy technology.
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Twitter locks any account if the user changes the account display name to Elon Musk

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 01:18
Twitter is one of the few platforms where users can directly interact with people of significance from the real world including politicians, scientists, company CEOs, developers, filmmakers, and actors. It is likely that most may use a social media manager or someone to keep their account active and....
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Mañana acaba el plazo del cupón descuento en @0xWord

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 01:09
Como sabéis, esta semana en 0xWord se está cerrando el año. Como siempre, antes de cortar en verano para las vacaciones y hacer inventario, se ha habilitado un código descuento de 10% en todo el material que puedes utilizar para aprovisionarte de todos los libros que te hagan falta y estudiar mucho este periodo de relax.
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The Evolution of Endpoint Security

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 01:04
1 Endpoint security is constantly changing with the malware landscape, but has had a lot of challenges keeping up with unknown threats. Here’s a quick overview of how endpoint protection has evolved from traditional antivirus (AV) to endpoint detection and response (EDR) to next-generation antivirus....
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Putting up the Right Defence to Cyber Threats with...

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:59
With technology developing as fast as it is human beings are becoming more and more dependent on it. And in keeping up with the times and also its fast developing technology criminals have also changed their ways of crime adapting more cybercrime. Cyber attacks vary from installing spyware on a....
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International Law

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:55
Jessica Lenahan (Gonzales) v. United States , the first international human rights case brought by a victim of domestic violence against the United States, advanced women’s rights at the global level and highlighted how international human rights mechanisms can be used to amplify national reform efforts.
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Facebook pledges tough U.S. election security efforts as critical memo surfaces

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:52
The officials told reporters in a telephone briefing they expected to find such efforts on the social network ahead of the U.S. mid-term elections in November, but declined to disclose whether they have already uncovered any such operations. Facebook has faced fierce criticism over how it handles....
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My terrifying deep dive into one of Russia's largest hacking forums

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:35
#1222763: My terrifying deep dive into one of Russia's largest hacking forums. I spent three weeks studying FreeHacks, one of the dark web’s biggest platform for hackers. From passports to credit cards, nothing is safe The darknet (or dark web) is one of the most fascinating vestiges of humanity we’ve ever seen.
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Kaspersky: Asia the Focus of APT Operations in Q2

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:35
#1222761: Kaspersky: Asia the Focus of APT Operations in Q2. Asia has become a major field of play for a growing number of advanced persistent threat (APT) operations run by a mix of well-known and new bad actors, according to threat researchers with Kaspersky Lab.
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Cyberwar: What happens when a nation-state cyber attack kills?

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:35
#1222764: Cyberwar: What happens when a nation-state cyber attack kills? A cyber attack that kills someone is getting ever more likely. What happens then is a big -- and scary --question. The increasing sophistication and power of state-backed cyber attacks has led some experts to fear that, sooner....
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Most Important Cybersecurity Consideration to Secure Your Company’s Integrity

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:29
When it comes to cybersecurity then no any business would be able to ignore it! In fact, if we consider the reports of Verizon Data Breach Investigation then we would be able to see that 60% of the cyber attacks target SMBs, mostly because they are comparatively somewhat easy targets.
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Leaky Server Found Exposing Trade Secrets of Tesla, Ford, Fiat, GM, Volkswagen To Name Just a Few

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:29
The cyber security firm UpGuard has discovered sensitive data of hundreds of automotive companies including Tesla, Ford, Fiat, GM, Volkswagen etc, leaked on the internet. The shocking part is that the data is made available to the public due to a breach carried out on the Around 47,000 documents and....
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Boys Town Data Breach Exposed Personal Details Of Patients And Employees

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:29
Once again, a medical facility has suffered a security breach. Though it wasn’t as massive as some others reported previously, yet, a cyber attack is always important to pay attention to, regardless of its impact. An Omaha-based research hospital, the Boys Town National Research Hospital, disclosed....
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Impeachment Safety 101

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:26
The dangers here include sanctifying as gospel truth undocumented accusations from secret agencies or indictments from prosecutors, rather than waiting for evidence. They also include the bellicosity that one hears in the cries of treason and the heroification of the writers of “intelligence” reports.
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“新环境、新机遇、新挑战”中国关键信息基础设施安全高峰论坛召开

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:24
2018年7月21日,主题为“新环境、新机遇、新挑战”的中国关键信息基础设施安全高峰论坛在内蒙古乌兰察布市举办。 本次会议由国家信息中心、内蒙古大数据发展管理局、中国网络安全审查技术与认证中心、国家信息技术安全研究中心指导,乌兰察布市人民政府主办,由乌兰察布市大数据发展局、北京国信天辰信息安全科技有限公司、中国关键信息基础设施技术创新联盟(筹)承办,乌兰察布市华创信息产业投资发展有限责任公司协办,会议得到了《信息安全研究》杂志、中国关键信息基础设施人才智库的大力支持。 中国科学院郑建华院士,国家信息中心李新友首席工程师,中国网络安全审查技术与认证中心魏昊主任,国家信息技术安全研究中心俞克群主任,....
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Google Chrome to Show Not Secure For HTTP Sites and Fix for 42 Security Issues

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:23
With the release of Chrome 68 , Google to mark all the HTTP sites as “not secure” which makes easier for the user to know whether their personal information is safe as it travels across the network. Anything that sent over HTTP is not secured, the data sent between the browser and the server is....
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Queensland appoints defence expert to boost cybersecurity

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:21
The Queensland Government has appointed a strategic advisor to strengthen its engagement with the defence sector in the increasingly crucial field of cybersecurity. Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning Cameron Dick said Major General Stephen (Steve) Day AM DSC....
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Why Computer Criminals Are Targeting the NHS

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:19
We all know what happened on 12 May 2017. That’s the day when an updated version of WannaCry ransomware announced itself to the world. In a matter of days, the malware encrypted data stored on 200,000 computers across 150 countries. One of the victims affected by WannaCry was the United Kingdom’s National Health Service (NHS).
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Auditor-general still waiting on cyber resilience in the Commonwealth

Cyber Security News - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:03
Poor information security in government can have serious consequences for individual citizens and organisations in the community, but cyber resilience is still too rare in the public sector. Auditor-General Grant Hehir recently called on the Attorney-General’s Department, Australian Signals....
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