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June 06, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
Dubbed BadBlock, a new ransomware doesn’t stop at encrypting the user’s photos, videos, and images, but does the same for Windows system files as well, which ultimately results in the computer being no longer usable.
June 03, 2016 Added by:Ajit Sancheti
Embracing new technologies that help intelligently automate parts of security to provide overwhelmed security teams a hand is a start. But in the long run, bigger changes to security strategies will need to take place. Everyone in a company needs to be responsible for security, not just the CISO.
May 30, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
Dubbed BackDoor.TeamViewer.49, the new Trojan was discovered by Dr. Web and Yandex earlier this month being distributed via a fake Flash Player update. The bogus update package, however, turns out to be a different malicious application called Trojan.MulDrop6.39120, which acts as a dropper, Dr. Web researchers say.
May 26, 2016 Added by:InfosecIsland News
SecurityWeek’s 2016 CISO Forum will take place on June 1-2, 2016 at the Ritz Carlton, Half Moon Bay.
May 24, 2016 Added by:Brian Soldato
User Entity Behavior Analytics (UEBA) platforms are very promising. In the near future, expect to see user behavior analytics platforms integrate more directly with infrastructure and with automated response.
May 22, 2016 Added by:InfosecIsland News
A long-lasting website infection campaign meant to redirect users to exploit kits (EKs) such as Angler and Neutrino continues to run strong roughly one year and a half after being originally discovered.
May 16, 2016 Added by:Steven Rogers
It is never too late to remind employees about phishing emails and where to route suspicious finds.
May 10, 2016 Added by:Peter Zavlaris
To some, the Tor network is believed to be a haven for threat actors, as well as a platform for launching web based attacks.
May 10, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
Malvertising, the malicious activity that involves spreading malware via online advertising, has been trending up over the past few years, and 2016 might become a record-breaking year for it, Cyphort Labs researchers suggest.
May 09, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
Allowing organizations to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities as early as possible, threat hunting is a new trend in enterprise security, recently released SANS Institute research reveals.
May 09, 2016 Added by:Vanishree Rao
Thanks to digital preferences of millennials, increased digitization and cloudification will drive the demand for cloud security products and services.
May 03, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
Steam recently patched security vulnerabilities in its system to prevent attackers from tapping into the data transmitted between a local client and the Steam network to view plain-text passwords or take over accounts.
May 03, 2016 Added by:Ganesh Kirti
We looked at how well CASBs would fare in helping enterprises survive the treacherous 12 and guess what? CASBs clearly address nine of the treacherous 12 (along with many other risks not mentioned in the report).
April 26, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire