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NIST is seeking feedback, especially on the information about the state of cybersecurity standardization for IoT, at [email protected] by April 18. [Read More]
Last year was record-breaking by number of vulnerabilities disclosed, with a total of 20,832 such security flaws, a new Risk Based Security report reveals. [Read More]
SWIFT attacks: Russia’s Central Bank says one of the country’s financial institutions lost $6 million, and hackers attempted to steal $2 million from India’s City Union Bank [Read More]
More than 30 lawsuits have been filed against Intel by customers and shareholders over the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities [Read More]
Google Project Zero discloses unpatched Edge vulnerability that can be exploited to bypass a security feature designed to prevent code execution [Read More]
Threat actors are exploiting a recently patched vulnerability (CVE-2017-10271) in Oracle WebLogic Server to infect systems with crypto-currency mining malware. [Read More]
Several BGP daemon vulnerabilities patched in Quagga, a routing software used by several Unix platforms [Read More]
The United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand have joined the U.K. in blaming Russia for the destructive NotPetya attack launched last summer [Read More]
Dispel launches platform designed to help secure elections, including voter, ballot and campaign information [Read More]
The newly discovered DoubleDoor Internet of Things (IoT) botnet is using two exploits to ensure it can bypass authentication on targeted devices and render additional protections useless. [Read More]

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Ashley Arbuckle's picture
By understanding and easing the cultural shift this entails, you can save time and money and sleep better at night with security occupying a seat at the DevOps table.
Travis Greene's picture
As DevOps and agile development methodologies take greater root in the enterprise, the traditional tools and approaches for eliminating vulnerabilities in code will no longer be able to keep pace.
Dan Cornell's picture
When planning a testing strategy for an application, it is important to evaluate the applicability and likely effectiveness of the various testing approach options.
David Holmes's picture
Several tech vendors have been added to the list of vendors vulnerable to a variation on the Bleichenbacher attack called the ROBOT attack.
Lance Cottrell's picture
Laws to support swift and automatic updates for all devices, and consequence to organizations that fail to ensure their IoT devices are secure, would be a big step forward for IoT security.
Jim Ivers's picture
With a software composition analysis (SCA) tool in place, security teams can quickly scan an information repository and know where vulnerable software is being used.
David Holmes's picture
The "Reaper" IoT botnet is holding itself up as a blinky light in front of our faces, reminding the InfoSec community that we really need to get ahead of IoT madness.
Jack Danahy's picture
With all of our collective focus on machine learning, we simply can’t overlook human learning’s critical role in guarding against attack and protecting the organization.
Torsten George's picture
We need to consider whether traditional approaches to vulnerability management are still viable and if just upgrading existing methods or tools is sufficient.
Jalal Bouhdada's picture
Vendors, practitioners and security experts must all work closely together to combat the well-funded actors who pose a threat to medical devices.