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Malicious hackers are targeting SAP applications at an alarming pace, according to warnings from Onapsis and Flashpoint.

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Silicon Valley startup Anvilogic has raised $45 million in a Series C funding round led by Evolution Equity Partners.

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) investigating a ransomware attack in which hackers stole sensitive data.

Five Eyes cybersecurity agencies have released joint guidance on securely deploying and operating AI systems. 

Cisco patches a high-severity Integrated Management Controller vulnerability for which PoC exploit code is available.

Cherry Health says the personal information of over 180,000 individuals was stolen in a ransomware attack.

LabHost, a major phishing-as-a-service platform, has been shut down as part of a major law enforcement operation. 

Cisco announces Hypershield, an AI-native and cloud-native enterprise security solution with a wide range of capabilities.

Kapeka is a new backdoor that may be a new addition to Russia-link Sandworm’s malware arsenal and possibly a successor to GreyEnergy.

YL Ventures leads an early stage funding round for Miggo Security, a Tel Aviv startup working on application detection and response technology.

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MSSP Dataprise has appointed Nima Khamooshi as Vice President of Cybersecurity.

Backup and recovery firm Keepit has hired Kim Larsen as CISO.

Professional services company Slalom has appointed Christopher Burger as its first CISO.

Allied Universal announced that Deanna Steele has joined the company as CIO for North America.

Former DoD CISO Jack Wilmer has been named CEO of defensive and offensive cyber solutions provider SIXGEN.

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Malicious hackers are targeting SAP applications at an alarming pace, according to warnings from Onapsis and Flashpoint.

Join this one-day virtual summit as we shine the spotlight on the shadowy dynamics of ransomware attacks and how you can best prepare your…

Silicon Valley startup Anvilogic has raised $45 million in a Series C funding round led by Evolution Equity Partners.

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) investigating a ransomware attack in which hackers stole sensitive data.

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Developing StoryAutomattic, the parent company that operates WordPress, made an announcement this morning that it has been hacked, resulting what the company said was a low-level (root) break-in to several of their servers. The company warned that potentially anything on those servers could have been revealed to the attackers, including client source code.

General Electric today announced its plans to open an Information Security Technology Center in Glen Allen, Virginia that will house teams specializing in cyber security, as well as network design, architecture, data management, and application development.

In an effort to increase the level of protection against Advanced Persistent Threats targeting the manufacturing and process industry, McAfee and Siemens have partnered together, today announcing that Siemens-Division Industry Automation is officially tested and compatible with McAfee Application Control.

New Product Family Delivers Secure, Unified Network Access and Application Control SolutionsJuniper Networks today announced availability of the Juniper Networks MAG Series Junos Pulse Gateways, designed to provide a single point of convergence for managing the secure network connectivity for the mobile workforce.

ESET today announced the availability of ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 Business Edition for Linux Desktop and ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 for Linux, the company's new security solutions for corporate workstations and home computers running Linux.

According to a report released today by Commtouch, malware sent via email increased by 400% in the last week of March 2011. Commtouch says this significant increase was detected two weeks after the Rustock botnet was taken down.The rustock botnet was taken down in early March by an effort headed by Microsoft in cooperation with authorities and the legal system. Following the takedown, when the Rustock botnet was no longer cranking out spam by the billions, global spam volumes fell...

Looking to move beyond traditional Network Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS), McAfee today announced enhancements to its Network Security Platform, including enhanced botnet control through reputation intelligence, virtual network inspection and a traffic analysis port for network monitoring, forensics and other analysis engines.

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Adobe announced today that a critical vulnerability (CVE-2011-0611) exists in its Flash Player that could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.Adobe said there have been reports that the vulnerability is being exploited in the wild in targeted attacks via a Flash (.swf) file embedded in a Microsoft Word (.doc) file delivered as an email attachment, targeting the Windows platform. Adobe says it isn't aware of any attacks via PDF targeting Adobe...

HP today announced the availability of its HP ePrint service App for iPhone, enabling iPhone users to unlock the power of the HP ePrint Enterprise solution which lets users print within their enterprise network via HP Managed Print Services. With the launch of the HP ePrint service App, iPhone users can now print emails, presentations, reports, travel documents and more to any networked enterprise printer.

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