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Nemucod Malware Downloader Evolves into Ransomware

April 26, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire

Nemucod, a previously known JavaScript malware family designed to download additional malicious software onto the compromised computers, has evolved into ransomware and is now using 7-Zip to encrypt its victims’ files.

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Bangladesh Bank: Why Aren't We Talking About Privileged Account Management?

April 26, 2016 Added by:Jim Legg

While prevention of the initial breach is an important layer of an enterprise security strategy, perimeter-based threat protection alone is not sufficient to protect against today’s increasingly sophisticated and targeted external security threats.

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End-to-end Encryption, Today -- Loophole Closed or Moved?

April 22, 2016 Added by:Vanishree Rao

End-to-end encryption does not solve the problem, despite the common perception that it is the holy grail of instant-messaging security. It is necessary that service providers shift their attention toward non-traditional key-derivation mechanisms to close the loophole.

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Access Management Increases Security, Cuts Costs

April 22, 2016 Added by:Dean Wiech

While IT spending may be cut back, investments in identity and access management (IAM) solutions continue to grow because of security issues, flexibility and an overall cost savings.

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Nuclear Exploit Kit Targets Non-English Users in Over 150 Countries

April 21, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire

Researchers at Cisco Talos have recently had a closer look at Nuclear and noticed that its operators have switched focus toward non-English users, but that they are targeting people in more than 10,000 different cities in over 150 countries worldwide.

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A Security Lesson from Down Under: Australia’s Banking App Malware Theft

April 20, 2016 Added by:Harvey Boulter

The technology exists for banks to provide spoof-proof communications internally and to their customers, to avoid attacks such as those against the Android apps of major Australian banks.

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3 Requirements for Effective Security Investigations

April 15, 2016 Added by:Tomer Saban

In order to provide security teams with the ability to react quickly and accurately to cyber-attacks and overcome technical and resource-related limitations, here are three fundamental requirements to consider.

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RockLoader Dropper Downloads Locky, Kegotip, and Pony

April 14, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire

A new malware downloader has been spotted recently, used to drop various malicious programs to compromised computers, including the Locky ransomware and the Kegotip and Pony info stealers.

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SAP Security Notes April 2016 - DoS Vulnerabilities on the Rise

April 14, 2016 Added by:Alexander Polyakov

SAP's April security patches resolve 26 vulnerabilities in SAP products, including 19 SAP Security Patch Day Notes and 7 Support Package Notes.

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Cloud Email Applications Could Put Your Corporate Data at Risk

April 12, 2016 Added by:Yotam Gutman

Third party email cloud application could expose the organizations data since employees now have the ability to grant applications access to their corporate information

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