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Microsoft has published information on the required standards to have a Windows 10 device be considered highly secure. [Read More]
Avira launches SafeThings, a new solution designed to help ISPs and manufacturers build security into home routers [Read More]
Windows Defender Exploit Guard that ships with Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, systems running Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system can fend off emerging threats, Microsoft says. [Read More]
Symantec announces new capabilities in Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) and claims it’s leapfrogging the competition [Read More]
Organizations are increasingly turning to machine learning for security solutions, according to a new study commissioned by Cylance [Read More]
Study shows one-third of industrial networks are accessible from the Internet and 10% of OT networks are already infected with malware [Read More]
Endgame used Mitre’s ATT&CK Matrix to evaluate its endpoint detection and response product by emulating an APT3 attack [Read More]
Researchers claim Apple silently patched a macOS vulnerability that can be exploited to bypass quarantine and execute JavaScript code [Read More]
Unsigned apps can steal passwords from the macOS keychain, researcher warns. Issue affects several versions of OS, including High Sierra [Read More]
Mozilla revealed plans to introduce a new key establishment (Curve25519) algorithm in Firefox to improve both security and performance. [Read More]

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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.
Alan Wlasuk's picture
I made a mistake the other day, a horrible mistake. I let my kid use my computer. My once perfect computer now has a life of its own, a malware bot that nests firmly in a place that I can’t see.
Michael Goff's picture
About 50 percent of all software piracy violations found at corporations happen from businesses that are already clients of the software they are accused of stealing. So, what steps should both the software vendor and their customers take to ensure the relationship avoids speed bumps such as software piracy?
Alan Wlasuk's picture
While our attention is immediately drawn to the Internet when we think about the benign-turned-evil Matrix, a more interesting comparison can be made to the current Internet plague of botnets.
Robert Vamosi's picture
Laptop batteries use microcontrollers to tell the lithium battery when it's full and when it needs to be recharged. What's intriguing is that cybercriminals could install malware that would remain on the device no matter how many times you reinstalled the operating system.