Vulns & Alerts
June 17, 2015 Added by:Tripwire Inc
The mammoth rise in cybercrime has made organizations revise their application security strategy and implement new techniques to safeguard their software. This is largely because traditional security methodologies, such as Manual Testing and Web Application Firewalls (WAF), have been rendered irrelevant due to evolving hacking techniques.
June 15, 2015 Added by:Steve Durbin
Organizations are becoming increasingly dependent on their use of cloud services for business benefit both internally and when working with third party suppliers across multiple jurisdictions. However, while these services can be implemented quickly and easily, organizations need to have a clearer understanding of where their information is stored and how reliable these services are.
June 10, 2015 Added by:Eduard Kovacs
A researcher who has analyzed the software installed on infusion pumps manufactured by Hospira says several models are plagued by the vulnerabilities disclosed earlier this year.
June 09, 2015 Added by:Brian Prince
Recent stats from the Verizon Data Breach report showed that many of the most exploited vulnerabilities in 2014 were nearly a decade old, and some were even more ancient than that.
May 21, 2015 Added by:Tripwire Inc
During my career, I have built and managed hundreds of production-level client and server systems, and nothing can be more worrisome than when it comes time to apply patches and upgrades to software. Why? Because things can, and often times, do go wrong during patch and upgrade cycles.
May 14, 2015 Added by:Pierluigi Paganini
Adobe issued an update to fix 52 flaws in Flash Player, Reader and Acrobat products, that fortunately aren’t being publicly exploited in the wild.
May 14, 2015 Added by:Brian Prince
Perhaps it is not surprising that any time a critical new bug appears comparisons to other notorious bugs come soon after.
May 06, 2015 Added by:Steve Durbin
Organizations function in a progressively cyber-enabled world today and traditional risk management isn’t nimble enough to deal with the risks from activity in cyberspace. Enterprise risk management needs to be extended to create risk resilience, built on a foundation of preparedness.
May 06, 2015 Added by:Paul Lipman
Today’s cyber criminals are more aggressive than ever before in their quest to achieve financial gains through hacking. With that being said, it should come as no surprise that our nation's schools are a prime target for such attacks. In this article, iSheriff CEO Paul Lipman highlights the five actions that can be taken to upgrade cyber security practices.
May 06, 2015 Added by:Eduard Kovacs
Researchers have identified several critical vulnerabilities in Hospira LifeCare patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) infusion systems, which can be exploited by a remote attacker to take complete control of affected devices.
May 06, 2015 Added by:Joe Weiss
There have been more than 500 actual control system cyber incidents globally in multiple industries. The impacts have ranged from trivial to significant environmental releases to significant equipment damage to major cyber-related outages to deaths. Most of the incidents were not malicious and the vast majority were not identified as cyber.
April 30, 2015 Added by:Eduard Kovacs
Researchers at High-Tech Bridge have identified several vulnerabilities in TheCartPress, an eCommerce plugin installed on more than 5,000 WordPress websites.
April 16, 2015 Added by:Eduard Kovacs
With less than three weeks to go until Suits and Spooks London 2015 kicks off, the agenda is nearly finalized. Our first 2-day international event will host experts in cyber warfare, intelligence, advanced persistent threats, sophisticated malware, and political issues.
April 14, 2015 Added by:Joe Weiss
There is a tendency by many in the cyber security community to only care about malicious cyber attacks as opposed to unintentional cyber incidents.
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