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Lavabit is recommencing operations on a new secure end-to-end communications platform, Lavabit owner Ladar Levison announced. [Read More]
A newly discovered variant of the HummingBad Android malware called "HummingWhale" has been downloaded millions of times after infecting 20 applications in Google Play. [Read More]
China plans to "clean up" internet service providers and crack down on devices such as virtual private networks (VPNs) used to evade strict censorship. [Read More]
In a new study, researchers show that de-identified web browsing histories can be linked to social media profiles using only publicly available data. [Read More]
Overhyped media reports can have a negative impact on ICS security, experts warn [Read More]
While the number of services affected by Heartbleed has dropped, Shodan has still found nearly 200,000 vulnerable devices [Read More]
Yahoo is reportedly under investigation by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), who is seeking information on recently disclosed data breaches. [Read More]
Researcher who took part in Hack the Army program gained access to an internal DoD network from a public-facing Army careers website [Read More]
Symantec revokes over 100 misissued certificates, including for domains such as and [Read More]
A newly discovered piece of ransomware is being offered via the Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) business model, allowing cybercriminals to easily customize their own versions of the malware, researchers explain. [Read More]

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Scott Simkin's picture
Threat intelligence can play an important role in improving an organization’s overall cybersecurity posture, provided the right case is made and the right processes are put in place.
Adam Meyer's picture
Cyber threat intelligence is showing us is that most threats simply exploit a series of well-documented vulnerabilities and other weak points to move along the path of least resistance – and the most profit.
Alastair Paterson's picture
Although ransomware and DDoS attacks have captured the attention of the security industry of late, a surge in trojan variants targeting banks across geographies is catching many by surprise.
Barak Perelman's picture
One of the biggest concerns, if these industrial threat predictions come true, is the likelihood of widespread collateral damage.
Josh Lefkowitz's picture
Not adhering to responsible disclosure has the potential to amplify the threats posed by certain vulnerabilities and incidents.
Ashley Arbuckle's picture
The healthcare industry has a lot to gain by digital transformation. However it also has a lot to lose if it doesn’t start with security as a foundation.
Marc Solomon's picture
Analysts must work together and across the organization to provide the right intelligence in the right format and with the right frequency so that it can be used by multiple teams.
Lance Cottrell's picture
When properly integrated, detection, response, and prevention reinforce each other, each making the other more effective.
Travis Greene's picture
Whether US government officials improve their handling of classified information in the new administration or not, industry can certainty learn from the blunders and reduce risks.
Torsten George's picture
While machine learning can help reduce time-to-remediation, will it ever be able to autonomously protect organizations against cyber-attacks?