Sunday, May 27, 2018
EDR – Not just for Large Enterprises?

EDR – Not just for Large Enterprises?

When you think of Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) tools, do you envision a CSI-style crime lab with dozens of monitors and people with eagle eye views of what their users and defenses are doing? For many, the idea of EDR seems like something for “the big players” with teams of highly trained people. This…
Economic Impact of Cybercrime: Why Cyber Espionage isn’t Just the Military’s Problem

Economic Impact of Cybercrime: Why Cyber Espionage isn’t Just the Military’s...

In a technology-driven age, entrepreneurs, organizations, and nations succeed or fail in large part based on how effectively they develop, implement, and protect technology. One of the most notable aspects of “The Economic Impact of Cybercrime” report released recently is the prominence of cyber espionage, the cyber-theft of intellectual property (IP) and business confidential information.…
GDPR Spurs 700% Increase in Data Protection Vacancies

GDPR Spurs 700% Increase in Data Protection Vacancies

GDPR Spurs 700% Increase in Data Protection VacanciesThe number of vacancies for Data Protection Officers (DPOs) has surged by 709% since the rules of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) were ratified nearly two years ago, according to Indeed. The jobs site claimed in new figures that the nationwide recruitment drive has attracted the attention…
#DeleteFacebook: Do You Really Need To?

#DeleteFacebook: Do You Really Need To?

Is it time to #deleteFacebook? Facebook’s long line of dramas has many of us rethinking our dependence on Mark Zuckerberg’s largest social media platform. While many of us were alarmed at the fake news allegations last year, the recent scandal with Cambridge Analytica has us genuinely spooked and now asking ourselves this question. The fact…
No Windows RDP Update? No Connection

No Windows RDP Update? No Connection

No Windows RDP Update? No ConnectionMicrosoft is getting tougher on clients that do not update their software, as it outlines in its latest advisory. The tech giant has created CredSSP updates for security vulnerability CVE-2018-0886, which was originally patched on March 13 2018. The CVE-2018-0886 security flaw is a remote code execution vulnerability that exists…
How the Rubber Meets the Road in Human-Machine Teaming

How the Rubber Meets the Road in Human-Machine Teaming

Everywhere you turn today, machine learning and artificial intelligence are being hyped as both a menace to and the savior of the human race. This is perhaps especially true in cybersecurity. What these alluring terms usually mean is simply related to detailed statistical comparisons derived from massive data collections. Let’s look at the terms themselves:…
Is Your SOC Caught in the Slow Lane?

Is Your SOC Caught in the Slow Lane?

Everybody’s got a device. And the data on that device is moving into the public cloud. Massive amounts of data.  In a world of massive amounts of data, who’s the traffic cop? The Security Operation Center (SOC). But these days the daily flow of data traffic resembles a Formula One race car going full out,…
Travel Agency Orbitz Hit with Data Breach, 880,000 Payment Cards Affected

Travel Agency Orbitz Hit with Data Breach, 880,000 Payment Cards Affected

We all love a good getaway, and as we look ahead to spring and summer, most of us are already planning our next vacation. To do that, we’ll tap one of the many online travel agencies out there to help us organize our plans. Only now, some travel-goers may have to stop trip planning so…
Infosecurity Magazine System Upgrade: 30th March-1st April

Infosecurity Magazine System Upgrade: 30th March-1st April

Infosecurity Magazine System Upgrade: 30th March-1st AprilInfosecurity Magazine will be undergoing a system upgrade from Friday March 30th until Sunday April 1st 2018. During this time users will be unable to access their member accounts and any member only content.  All other content will be available to access as normal. Thank you for your patience during this upgrade. …
RottenSys Malware Reminds Users to Think Twice Before Buying a Bargain Phone

RottenSys Malware Reminds Users to Think Twice Before Buying a Bargain...

China is a region that has been targeted with mobile malware for over a decade, as malware authors there are continually looking at different tactics to lure victims. One of the most innovative tactics that we have come across in the past several years is to get victims to buy discounted devices from sellers that…

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