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Proof-of-concept (PoC) code for one DoS vulnerability in Windows leads to the discovery of a different but similar flaw [Read More]
The FTC is offering $25,000 for an innovative tool (hardware or software) that can secure home IoT devices [Read More]
Google researcher Tavis Ormandy discovers certificate-related issues in Kaspersky antivirus products [Read More]
With non-malware attacks, the whole cyber kill chain can be conducted without installing anything or dropping any binary to disk. [Read More]
Security researcher Chris Evans this week made public a full 0-day drive-by download exploit impacting Ubuntu and Fedora and possibly other current Linux distributions as well. [Read More]
The Nymaim Trojan is now fingerprinting MAC addresses and comparing the targeted machine’s MAC address against a hardcoded list, which allows it to avoid virtual environments and thwart analysis tools. [Read More]
Apple has patched more than 70 vulnerabilities with the release of macOS Sierra 10.12.2 [Read More]
Microsoft’s December 2016 Patch Tuesday security bulletins address several publicly disclosed vulnerabilities in IE, Edge and .NET [Read More]
Researcher finds ten vulnerabilities in Intel Security’s McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux, including flaws that can be chained for remote code execution as root [Read More]
Malwarebytes 3.0 endpoint security combines the market preference for a single all-in-one product with the security expert's preference for layered security. [Read More]

FEATURES, INSIGHTS // Endpoint Security

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Scott Gainey's picture
There’s a difference between “nice-to-have” security products and “must-have” security products. The “must-haves” are critical to protecting organizations from cyber attacks.
Simon Crosby's picture
It’s hard keeping criminals from infiltrating networks, much less worrying that users will simply open the door to bad guys by letting their guard down.
Wade Williamson's picture
Behavioral detection models can focus in on what the attacker actually does, instead of relying on a set of signatures or known indicators of compromise that often lag behind attackers.
Simon Crosby's picture
Next-gen Anti-Virus can’t help any more than traditional AV, but the principle of least privilege, enforced through virtualization based security, can stop the breach before it starts.
Mike Lennon's picture
For the past several years, enterprise security leaders have been challenged with the task of locking down endpoints with traditional security solutions that are proving to be ineffective against todays threats.
Simon Crosby's picture
Attackers return again and again to vulnerable components like Flash because they can keep tapping into perennial vulnerabilities.
Simon Crosby's picture
While flexibility offers countless benefits for corporations and their employees, this new emphasis on mobility has also introduced a new set of risks, and this in turn re-ignites a focus on endpoint security.
Simon Crosby's picture
While data breaches aren’t going away anytime soon, every company has a choice of how they prepare for them. By focusing on the endpoint, businesses can better secure themselves with less cost and less time expended by the IT team.
Jon-Louis Heimerl's picture
Was the Mayan Apocalypse was a myth? Since I am a security geek, I just happen to talk about security a lot. What are some security myths I have heard in my conversations with some very bright people?
Shaun Donaldson's picture
Virtualized end-user systems and public cloud computing will play a role in nearly every business over the next decade, but applying the disposable philosophy universally in an enterprise environment is beyond risky, when you consider how attacks have changed.