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Embrace chaos: different cyber-security narrative needed to inspire action

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 12:00
. Humans love a good story: it's how we've evolved as a species. We're always looking to make sense of the world around us by fitting random events into an overarching narrative of our lives to bring purpose and meaning. This gift of human storytelling can inspire us to great things, if we hear the right stories.
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Challenging the Economics of Cybersecurity with Cyber Threat Intelligence-Sharing Programs: Part 2

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 12:00
Figure 3 provides a visual summary of the impediments found and the activities they impact. According to that research, the following five impediments directly affect intelligence-sharing activities: Inaccessibility: Inability to obtain existing known data; Source Identification: Not knowing where....
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Evolving technologies will allow managing cyber risk (rather than threat)

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 12:00
Though long-term estimates are notoriously tough to pin down, contested assessments on the cost of cyber attacks range from approximately £300 billion for 2014 to more than £2.2 trillion by 2020 (a figure, if true, larger than the global illegal drugs market).
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Toronto is hosting a conference on Big Data and analytics

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:59
- The Canadian data industry convenes in downtown Toronto this week for the two-day Big Data Toronto 2018 Conference & Expo happening June 12 and 13. This conference, happening now, is centred on education, networking and product demos — with a focus on predictive analytics, advanced machine....
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WATCH: Advent IM’s Mike Gillespie talks GDPR, his Tony Porter collaboration and raising security standards

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:58
The Future of Security Theatre sponsored by Tavcom Training and Panasonic Business will see a number of security specialists take to the stage to deliver their expertise in video surveillance, network security and more. Mike Gillespie from Advent IM will be presenting every day on “ Raising standards; raising cyber security awareness “.
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Avnet Online Communities Reach One Million Members

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:55
PHOENIX--( )--One million members have joined Avnet’s online communities, and Hackster.io , creating the world’s largest collaborative networks of engineers, entrepreneurs and developers who learn from each other’s product ideas. element14 and Hackster help product developers all over the world get work done faster and more effectively.
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Optiv Security Announces Key Executive Appointments Aligned to Global Services Expansion and Business Growth Strategy

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:55
DENVER--( , the world’s leading security solutions integrator, today announced it has named Chad Holmes as chief services and operations officer and Nate Brady as chief financial officer, two key appointments that support the company’s global services expansion and business growth strategy.
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Endpoint Security vs Legacy Antivirus: What’s the Difference?

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:55
But as we here at Solutions Review are fond of saying, those days are gone. The age of legacy antivirus is coming to an end. The reason why lies in the comparison of endpoint security vs legacy antivirus—and how much the latter fails to live up to modern cybersecurity expectations.
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Three Vulnerabilities Found in Foscam IP Cameras (CVE-2018-6830)

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:50
Three vulnerabilities have been found in Foscam security cameras. Owners of such cameras are urged to update as soon as possible. The flaws are described as an arbitrary file-deletion bug, a shell command-injection bug and a stack-based buffer oferflow vulnerability. The bugs were discovered by researchers at VDOO.
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Beware of Store Fast at store-fast.top - it is a Fraudulent Online Store

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:48
The Store Fast website located at www.store-fast.top is a fraudulent online store. Online users are advised to stay away from the fraudulent online store because those who have shopped from it, run the risk of their personal, credit card and other payment processing information getting stolen by cybercriminals and used fraudulently.
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Beware of utmoney.bid - it is a Fraudulent Work-From-Home Website

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:48
The website UT Money located at www.utmoney.bid, which claims users can earn money viewing ad units and attracting referrals, is a scam or fake being operated by online scammers or cybercriminals. The website (utmoney.bid) claims it offers members the opportunity to earn money for viewing ad units....
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The age of cyber maturity

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:47
Why people are a bigger threat than tech When it comes to cyber security incidents and data breaches the blame has a habit of landing on the shoulders of nefarious cyber criminals or technological failures. To a large extent, this is fair. It is easy to blame the cyber criminal after all, it’s their....
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UK watchdog hits Yahoo with £250k data breach fine

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:47
UK watchdog hits Yahoo with 250k data breach fine The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has issued the UK arm of Yahoo a 250,000 fine after an investigation focusing on the 515,121 UK accounts that had their data exposed during the on the company.
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Facebook Admits Privacy Settings 'Bug' Affects 14 Million Users

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:46
Facebook last week acknowledged a software glitch that changed the settings of some 14 million users, potentially making some posts public even if they were. intended to be private. The news marked the latest in a series of privacy embarrassments for the world's biggest social network, which has....
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Report: Chinese Hackers Siphon Off ‘Massive’ Amounts of Undersea Military Data

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:44
Nation-state attackers affiliated with the Chinese government have made off with a trove of undersea military secrets, according to a report. Hackers were able to mount a lateral attack after compromising the networks of a Navy contractor working for the Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Rhode....
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The Google Pixelbook power button is now a 2FA token

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:44
. If you own a Google Pixelbook, intriguing news – it appears the power button can now double as an alternative to using U2F (Universal 2nd Factor) tokens for two-factor authentication (2FA). As the name implies, U2F tokens such as the YubiKey are hardware tokens that plug into a USB port to....
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Modern Cybersecurity Demands a Different Corporate Mindset

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:44
. Very few organizations have fully incorporated all relevant risks and threats into their current digital strategy, research finds. Today, all organizations are digital by default. However, it has never been more difficult for organizations to map the digital environment in which they operate, or their interactions with it.
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Bitcoin value tumbles as hackers loot CoinRail cryptocurrency exchange

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:44
. Over the weekend, the small South Korean cryptocurrency exchange CoinRail confirmed via Tweet that it had been hacked. On its site, CoinRail explained that to safe storage in a cold wallet. 해킹공격시도로 인한 시스템 점검중입니다. 일부코인(펀디엑스,NPXS)이 확인되었으며 추가적인 코인피해가 있는지 여부를 확인중입니다.
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MIT researchers develop frequency-hopping transmitter to protect IoT devices against hackers

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:44
In 2018, an estimated 21 billion sensors and devices are connected, forming what is known as the Internet of Things (IoT). This figure is expected to exceed 50 billion by 2020. Although this technology has helped improve the life of users, this vast pool of connected devices are also vulnerable to attack.
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נפטר תמיר סגל, מנהל טרנד מיקרו ישראל

Cyber Security News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:42
תמיר סגל , מנהל הפעילות של טרנד מיקרו (Trend Micro) בישראל, נפטר. סגל ז"ל היה בן 66 במותו. הוא הותיר אחריו אישה ושלושה ילדים. סגל שימש כמנהל הסניף הישראלי של ענקית אבטחת המידע זה שמונה שנים. לפני כן, הוא כיהן בתפקידי ניהול בכירים משך יותר משני עשורים. סגל היה דירקטור ומנכ"ל של כמה חברות היי-טק....
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