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Attackers may have stolen information on unpatched vulnerabilities after hacking a Microsoft bug tracker back in 2013 [Read More]
The Linux kernel is susceptible to a local escalation of privilege impacting the Advanced Linux Sound Architecture (ALSA), Cisco warns. [Read More]
Technology companies worldwide have released or are working on releasing patches to address the dangerous Wi-Fi vulnerabilities publicly disclosed on Monday. [Read More]
BlackBerry patches two vulnerabilities, including code execution flaw, in Workspaces Server [Read More]
Security consulting firm AsTech has announced a $1 million guarantee for its Qualys Managed Services offering. [Read More]
A Middle Eastern threat group has been using a Flash Player zero-day vulnerability to deliver FinFisher spyware [Read More]
Adobe updates Flash Player to patch a zero-day vulnerability (CVE-2017-11292) exploited in targeted attacks [Read More]
Microsoft, Google, HP, Lenovo and Fujitsu warn customers of crypto vulnerability in Infineon chips [Read More]
Siemens patches two vulnerabilities, including one rated high severity, in building automation controllers [Read More]
Increasing number of organizations moved to Office 365, but many haven’t migrated due to security concerns, including ransomware and phishing [Read More]

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Alastair Paterson's picture
With greater awareness about POS system attacks, operations against third-party suppliers, and the vulnerabilities of public or semi-public Wi-Fi networks, companies can do a lot to mitigate risk and ensure safer journeys for travelers.
Jennifer Blatnik's picture
One of the crucial benefits of blockchain is its distributed capabilities, which mean there isn’t one centralized target to hack.
Jim Ivers's picture
Given the observation that consumers still seem oblivious to the risks and the lack of awareness about basic security hygiene, the education push will fall short.
David Holmes's picture
Security researchers found 26 vulnerabilities within ISP network devices that would have given them remote admin access to the majority of home networks in the United States.
David Holmes's picture
A manufacturer of a meter may have a different threat model involving the physical aspects of the device itself: device memory, firmware interface, ecosystem communications.
Jim Ivers's picture
These recommendations will help your organization reduce risk and save real money on the cost of resolving defects. It is not often you get such a clear win-win scenario.
Dan Cornell's picture
Being able to properly defend applications requires organizations to first identify their attack surfaces before meaningful risk management can take place.
Marie Hattar's picture
When done successfully, continuous testing and training prevents bugs and performance issues from going out the door, while enabling developers to better spot problems in the future.
Travis Greene's picture
To reduce exposure to malware, security teams need to learn the DevOps techniques that are being adopted across the rest of the IT organization.
Jim Ivers's picture
Medical devices are indeed vulnerable to attack, but the industry is waking up to the breadth of the problems, and several organizations are forming a vanguard to show the way forward.