Security Awareness


Can CTF Players Replace Professional Penetration Testers?

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.

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BYOx: Developing and Deploying Effective Strategies to Safeguard Data

September 16, 2015 Added by:Steve Durbin

In today’s global, connected society, businesses of all sizes must prepare for the unknown so they have the flexibility to withstand unexpected and high impact security events. To take advantage of emerging trends in both technology and cyberspace, organizations need to manage risks in ways beyond those traditionally handled by the information security function, since new attacks will impact bot...

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Beware of the Imitations

September 16, 2015 Added by:Jayson Wylie

There have been reports of compromised Cisco IOS files being run in the wild. There have also been warnings about reversed engineered IOS images been detected.

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Wireless Security 101

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.

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Get Physical with your Physical Space

August 17, 2015 Added by:Jayson Wylie

Current social engineering practice has gone beyond mail phishing scams and there is high probability that there is potential of a malicious presence in the mix within the place of work.

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Hackers and Threats: Cybercrime Syndicates Go Global

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...

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Universities at risk of Data Breaches: Is it Possible to Protect Them?

July 17, 2015 Added by:Alexander Polyakov

As all university networks are complex and consist of numerous modules and there are numerous vulnerabilities in them, protecting them seems a nightmare for any IT team. Cybersecurity is not some separate steps taking from time to time, but the ongoing process.

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Cloud Security: It’s in the Cloud - But Where? (Part III)

July 06, 2015 Added by:Steve Durbin

Part III in this series looks at the need to institute a cloud assessment process and the four actions that organizations of all sizes can take to better prepare themselves as they place their sensitive data in the cloud.

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Enterprises See 30 Percent Rise in Phone Fraud: Report

June 25, 2015 Added by:Eduard Kovacs

Based on data from its “telephony honeypot,” anti-fraud company Pindrop Security has determined that the number of scam calls aimed at enterprises has increased by 30 percent since 2013.

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Enable the Business? Sometimes Security Must Say “NO”…

June 25, 2015 Added by:Anton Chuvakin

As a security technologist you may be asked to do the impossible.

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Thoughts on the Active Defense Debate

June 24, 2015 Added by:Joseph Pizzo

Organizations large and small need to run a better defense and get better at securing their assets, only then should an attack response be considered.

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Privacy Concerns Changing the Playing Field for Brands

June 24, 2015 Added by:Peter Zavlaris

New data suggests there are consequences for companies that don’t take their customers’ private information as seriously as the customers do.

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Half of All Websites Tested Failed Security and Privacy Assessment

June 23, 2015 Added by:Anthony M. Freed

Half of the nearly 1000 websites evaluated in the 2015 Online Trust Audit & Honor Roll study conducted by the Online Trust Alliance (OTA) were found to be failing to protect consumer’s personal data and privacy.

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We Need a New FUD

June 23, 2015 Added by:Dave Shackleford

I’m willing to argue that “breach weariness” is most certainly never going to be the catalyst for increased investment in security, and really bad/big breaches likely won’t either.

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Cloud Security: It’s in the Cloud - But Where? (Part II)

June 22, 2015 Added by:Steve Durbin

Cyber resilience has never been more important than it is today. As everything from supply chain management to customer engagement shifts to the cloud, operating in cyberspace now has bottom line implications if systems are disrupted. Cyber cloud resilience requires a balanced approach that protects both organizations and individuals while also enabling open, safe commerce and communication.

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“For me? You shouldn’t have. No, really…”

June 18, 2015 Added by:Malwarebytes

More often than not, the sad truth is that if you’re worrying after the creation stage, you’ve probably left it too late and those juicy secrets are going to escape. Deploying a healthy dose of caution before setting digital pen to paper is always going to pay off.

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