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September 23, 2015 Added by:Ilia Kolochenko
The first issue with the majority of CTFs is that they focus on single result (flag), rather than a process of comprehensive consecutive security testing.
September 22, 2015 Added by:Peter Zavlaris
As part of the ongoing battle for eyeballs, marketing departments implement tracking technologies that encroach on customer privacy, while digital assets are cobbled together from third-party technology to accelerate time-to-market.
September 18, 2015 Added by:Joe Weiss
The 2015 ICS Cyber Security Conference will be October 26-29 at the Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center in Atlanta (www.icscybersecurityconference.com ). This will be the 15th in a series that began in 2002. The Conference will have some new twists, but will also stay true to its roots - ICS cyber security and what makes ICS cyber security different. Specifically, there will be....
September 16, 2015 Added by:InfosecIsland News
The Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) announced an arrangement with the Federal Reserve Banks to provide direct access to FS-ISAC security threat information to over 10,000 of their financial institution customers.
September 09, 2015 Added by:Jayson Wylie
Not everyone is technology savvy and push to get something to function verses securing it to the extent that it should be. Even though the latest wireless routers will use the more up-to-date security configurations, there are older setups that may not be adequate.
September 01, 2015 Added by:InfosecIsland News
In 15 minutes, we’ll show you how nano-segmentation delivers the most granular, adaptive security across your data centers and public clouds.
August 20, 2015 Added by:InfosecIsland News
Mobile security researchers have identified a critical security flaw in the iOS mobile operating system that affects all iPhone, iPod touch, iPad devices running iOS 7 and later.
August 18, 2015 Added by:Mike Lennon
Microsoft issued an emergency out-of-band update to fix a critical vulnerability (CVE-2015-2502) being actively exploited in the wild and affecting all versions of Internet Explorer from IE 7 through 11.
August 04, 2015 Added by:Geoff Sanders
Historical forms of authentication were never meant for the networked landscape we live in today. The ﬁrst passwords were adequate authentication solutions only because the systems they secured were isolated. Unfortunately, the isolated systems that pervaded the early days of the computer revolution has set the foundation for authentication in the Internet Age.
August 04, 2015 Added by:Steve Durbin
Organizations are struggling to cope with the quantum speed and sophistication of global cyber-attacks being carried out by organized cyber-criminal syndicates. Moving forward, businesses need to prepare to be targeted at any time, and any place, by multiple assailants. Organizations that wish to keep pace with these developments, and remain financially viable, need to take action now, or face the...
The Technical Limitations of Lloyd’s Cyber Report on the Insurance Implications of Cyberattack on the US Grid
July 31, 2015 Added by:Joe Weiss
The recent Lloyd’s report on cyber implications of the electric grid serves an important need to understand the insurance implications of a cyber attack against the electric grid. Unfortunately, I believe the technical aspects of the hypothesized attack in the Lloyd’s study are too flawed to be used.