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October 20, 2014 Added by:Paul Lipman
In just the last few years we have become a world of roamers.
October 20, 2014 Added by:Thu Pham
iThemes, a WordPress (WP) security provider, was recently breached and approximately 60,000 clients in their membership database had a slew of information stolen, including usernames, passwords, IP addresses and more. But, what is of particular concern is the fact that the company was storing their members’ passwords in plain text, which they admitted was in error in a
October 17, 2014 Added by:InfosecIsland News
On Monday, October 20, 2014, attendees from around the world will gather in Atlanta, Georgia for the 2014 Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Cyber Security Conference.
October 17, 2014 Added by:Joe Weiss
Bob Radvanovsky from Infracritical took a similar approach and the results are astounding. He acquired some Ruggedom switches from E-Bay and set up a network emulating a well pumping station. Within 2 hours of connecting the systems, he was being attacked primarily from China.
October 16, 2014 Added by:Anton Chuvakin
Security incidents call for an immediate incident response (by definition), while alerts need to be reviewed via an alert triage process in order to decide whether they indicate an incident, a minor “trouble” to be resolved immediately, a false alarm or a cause to change the alerting rules in order to not see it ever again.
October 16, 2014 Added by:Brian Prince
A coordinated effort by security companies has struck a blow against malware tools used by a cyber-espionage group known as Hidden Lynx.
October 15, 2014 Added by:Tripwire Inc
What we often don’t realize, however, is the amount of personal information our phones actually store and how easily accessible we make this data, not only for ourselves, but for others, too. A recent Android study proves many of us are likely not careful enough.
October 14, 2014 Added by:Pierluigi Paganini
According to a new report issued by the cyber security firm iSIGHT Partners, a group of Russian hackers has been exploiting a previously unknown flaw in Microsoft’s Windows operating system to spy on NATO, the Ukrainian government, a U.S. university researcher and many other entities.
October 14, 2014 Added by:Rafal Los
Security is hard, folks.
October 13, 2014 Added by:PCI Guru
It has been an interesting time as the December 31, 2014 deadline approaches and version 2 of the PCI DSS comes to its end of life. I have started to notice that there are a lot of security professionals and others that are closet lawyers based on the discussions I have had with some of you regarding compliance with the PCI DSS.
October 13, 2014 Added by:Tripwire Inc
At some point, your company is going to get the security wake-up call. Whether it’s a breach or an inquiry from an important customer that triggers it, your executives are going to call you one morning, demanding you focus on security in the development of your product.
October 11, 2014 Added by:Jeffrey Carr
Early bird registration is now open for Suits and Spooks DC. We've expanded it to three days so as to include one optional day of training (Wednesday Feb 4). Since this is Suits and Spooks and not your typical Security conference, you've never had training like this before: