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Lessons from Cyber Essentials – Going Back to the Basics

October 11, 2018 Added by:Andrew Avanessian

IT leaders across all organisations should be working to weave in the Cyber Essentials scheme into the fabric of their businesses.

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Security Gets Messy: Emerging Challenges from Biometrics, New Regulations, Insiders

October 11, 2018 Added by:Steve Durbin

Information security professionals are facing increasingly complex threats—some new, others familiar but evolving.

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Could a Credit-Like Security Score Save the Cyber Insurance Industry?

October 11, 2018 Added by:Joseph Kucic

Enterprises need access to cyber insurance that accurately reflects their current security posture and that covers both direct and indirect expenses.

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Preview: SecurityWeek's 2018 ICS Cyber Security Conference (Oct. 22-25)

October 09, 2018 Added by:Eduard Kovacs

Hundreds of professionals from around the world will meet in Atlanta, Ga., on October 22-25, for SecurityWeek's 2018 ICS Cyber Security Conference, the largest and longest-running conference dedicated to industrial and critical infrastructure cybersecurity.

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Russian Hackers Spy on Military Targets, Governments: Report

October 09, 2018 Added by:Ionut Arghire

In 2017 and 2018, a Russian cyber-espionage group believed to be government-backed has engaged in covert attacks targeting military and government organizations in Europe and South America, Symantec warns.

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NIST and the Small Business: Addressing Cyber Insecurity

October 09, 2018 Added by:Baan Alsinawi

In August, President Trump signed the NIST Small Business Cybersecurity Act.

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Ransomware: Keep Safe and Stay Safe

October 09, 2018 Added by:Richard Hummel

Ransomware may not be the threat it once was, but it still poses a risk to the files and systems of businesses everywhere.

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Embracing Cybersecurity Best Practices, No Matter Where You Are

October 05, 2018 Added by:Mike McKee

Much like your physical health, there is no way to guarantee cyber health.

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6 Ways to Use CloudTrail to Improve AWS Security

October 02, 2018 Added by:Sanjay Kalra

Managing security in Amazon Web Services (AWS) is not a set-it-and-forget-it type of proposition.

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“You’re Both Right…Now Go To Your Rooms!”

October 02, 2018 Added by:Reuven Harrison

Traditionally, DevOps and security have butted heads, which causes a stalemate.

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DNC Phishing Scare Was a Training Exercise Gone Awry: Lessons Learned

October 02, 2018 Added by:Perry Carpenter

The recent phishing attack on the Democratic National Committee (DNC) was only a test conducted by the Michigan Democratic Party.

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Variations in State Data Breach Disclosure Laws Complicate Compliance

September 26, 2018 Added by:John Moran

New data breach notification laws are good news for consumers, better news for attorneys, but not very good news for businesses already struggling to stay on top of a constantly evolving regulatory landscape.

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Are Colleges Teaching Real-World Cyber Security Skills?

September 25, 2018 Added by:Adi Sua

The real challenge of the cybersecurity skill shortage is making sure new recruits are prepared for the real world.

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What Exactly is Threat Hunting - and Why Does it Matter?

September 24, 2018 Added by:Troy Kent

Though there is debate over the various attributes that make up threat hunting, every SOC has the potential to engage in some level of hunting – and taking action is what’s truly important.

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It's Time to Get Real about Complex, Emerging Threats

September 12, 2018 Added by:Steve Durbin

Information security professionals are facing increasingly complex threats—some new, others familiar but evolving.

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Under Expanding Cyber Siege, CISOs Admit Clear Visibility on Attacks Is a Challenge

September 12, 2018 Added by:Liviu Arsene

Increasingly, CISOs recognize that visibility must be relevant if they want to efficiently contain breaches and not waste precious time on a witch-hunt.

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Busting the VDI Security Myth

September 11, 2018 Added by:Tal Zamir

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) is not an isolation solution. If hackers control the end-user’s device, they control the VDI resources.

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Why Admin Rights Removal Is only the First Step towards Data Protection

September 11, 2018 Added by:Andrew Avanessian

Those that are committed to developing stronger safeguards against cyber threats shouldn’t rely on just one method to keep their data safe.

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FIN6 Hackers Update Arsenal of Techniques

September 11, 2018 Added by:Ionut Arghire

A cybercriminal group focused on stealing payment card data records has been using new tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs) in attacks observed in 2017 and 2018, IBM X-Force security researchers report.

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Hackers and Worms in the Singularity

September 07, 2018 Added by:David Holmes

On one path to the Singularity, hacking is the worst possible crime. But on the other path, hacking is humanity’s highest calling. Either way, the absolute value of hackers is going to be maximal.

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