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CLKscrew - design flaws in energy management systems expose devices to remote attacks [Read More]
Hackers can use replacement touchscreens to take complete control of smartphones and tablets, researchers warn [Read More]
Described as 'The Next WannaCry Vulnerability', all that is currently missing is full disclosure of the vulnerability (CVE-2017-8620) and a usable exploit. [Read More]
Philips and ICS-CERT warn healthcare providers of potentially serious vulnerabilities in a radiation exposure tool [Read More]
ZDI discloses unpatched remote code execution vulnerabilities affecting Foxit Reader [Read More]
The public availability of new exploit packages fueled millions of new attacks on popular applications during the second quarter of 2017, according to Kaspersky Lab. [Read More]
TunnelBear commissioned an audit of its VPN product and only few vulnerabilities were found in recent versions [Read More]
Drupal 8 security update patches access bypass vulnerabilities in views, REST API, and entity access system [Read More]
Cybercriminals combine Office exploits for CVE-2017-0199 and CVE-2012-0158 likely in an effort to avoid detection [Read More]
VMware patches hard-to-exploit DoS vulnerability in the NSX-V network virtualization solution [Read More]

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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.
Jennifer Blatnik's picture
If the WannaCry incident taught us anything, it’s that global, widespread ransomware can and will impact organizations without any notice. The time to prepare is now.