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NEWS & INDUSTRY UPDATES

IOActive researchers found 10 vulnerabilities affecting more than 20 models of Linksys Smart Wi-Fi routers [Read More]
Cisco has released software updates to patch high severity DoS vulnerabilities in Firepower, ASA, IOS and UCM products [Read More]
Drupal has released updates for versions 8.2 and 8.3 to address a critical access bypass vulnerability [Read More]
Oracle’s Critical Patch Update (CPU) for April 2017 contains 299 fixes, the highest compared to previous CPUs. [Read More]
Kaspersky extends bug bounty program - adds Password Manager to scope and increases maximum reward to $5,000 [Read More]
Chrome, Firefox and Opera expose their users to phishing attacks that rely on Unicode domain names [Read More]
Critical vulnerability in the References module for Drupal exposes more than 120,000 websites to attacks [Read More]
Recently disclosed remote code execution vulnerability related to Java implementations of AMF3 affects VMware vCenter Server via BlazeDS [Read More]
Microsoft assures customers that the latest Shadow Brokers exploits have already been patched, including several with March updates [Read More]
Files released by the mysterious hacker Shadow Brokers suggested Friday the US National Security Agency had penetrated the SWIFT banking network and monitored a number of Middle East banks. [Read More]

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Jim Ivers's picture
If we agree that quality and security problems are both a form of defect, then we must sufficiently address both to produce software of the highest integrity.
Adam Meyer's picture
As with anything new, you need to prepare and plan for IoT devices being in your environment to maximize the value they provide, while minimizing the inherent risk of these network-enabled devices.
Dan Cornell's picture
Gaining an understanding of the tools that development teams use provides security teams with valuable insight into how developers work, how they make decisions, and the incentives that drive them.
Jim Ivers's picture
Enlightened toy manufacturers likely begin to embrace the basic concepts of IoT security and build connected toys that can be trusted by parents.
Jim Ivers's picture
Enabling developers through the right mix of tools and education just makes too much sense and generates too much value for all concerned.
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.
Josh Lefkowitz's picture
Not adhering to responsible disclosure has the potential to amplify the threats posed by certain vulnerabilities and incidents.
Jim Ivers's picture
Many of you understand that addressing the vulnerabilities in your software is something you can no longer ignore, and are ready to get serious about software security.
Jim Ivers's picture
If your target is a connected toy, there is a new angle to consider: how secure is that toy? Is the connectivity of the toy potentially exposing personal data about your child?
David Holmes's picture
Many can figure out how to hack Smart-city services using simple techniques like replay to get free services or, in some cases, make a little bit of money.