The results of a survey published in Forbes stated that 56% of CEOs have seen that digital developments in their company have contributed to an increase in revenue. Efficient and…
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The First Smartphone for Free-Ranging Kids In an earlier article, we took a look at smartphone alternatives for free-ranging kids. Next up is the follow-on conversation … the time you give them their first, fully functional smartphone—and how to manage having it in your lives. For children, learning to use a first smartphone is just […]
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The Latest on the Uber Data Breach and Protecting Your Info You may have spotted the news last week that U.S. federal prosecutors brought charges against the former chief security officer of Uber. At issue was a breach that occurred in 2016, where prosecutors allege that he covered up a $100,000 payoff to the hackers […]
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It was every administrator’s worst nightmare. A small district hospital in western Colorado lost access to 5 years’ worth of patient records after ransomware attackers exploited holes in an aging infrastructure to strike. But it was also an increasingly familiar story as ransomware attackers escalate their attacks and go after targets across all sectors of […]
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Ransomware Evolution to Most Promising Victim (MPV) Attacks Ransomware cost businesses over $11.5 B with a 500% increase in attacks in 2019 according to Forrester Research. It’s your persistent threat. Ransomware is a type of malicious software that infects a computer and restricts users’ access to it and their data until a ransom is paid […]
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My name is Seb and I???m an application security (AppSec) engineer, part of the Application Security Consultant (ASC) team here at Veracode. My role is to help remediate flaws at scale and at pace, and to help you get the most out of the Veracode tools…
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Cybercriminals tend to keep with the times, as they often leverage current events as a way to harvest user data or spread malicious content. McAfee COVID-19 Threat Report July 2020 points to a rather significant surge in attacks exploiting the current pandemic with COVID-19 themed malicious apps, phishing campaigns, malware, and ransomware. However, what many users don’t realize is that ransomware attacks are a […]
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What is GPS spoofing? Global positioning system (GPS) technology is now the standard way for travelers to efficiently get from point A to point B. While GPS delivers unparalleled opportunities to businesses and individuals, there are some drawbacks to using this technology. GPS devices can be vulnerable to cyber attacks through GPS spoofing. GPS Spoofing […]
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The McAfee team is very proud to announce that once again McAfee was named a Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for SIEM for its McAfee Enterprise Security Manager (ESM) Solution, a recognition of high satisfaction from a number of reviews by verified end-user professionals. We are most appreciative of our customers who support our solutions and share […]
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Guest post by Adrian Taylor, Regional VP of Sales for A10 Networks The Emotet trojan recently turned from a major cybersecurity threat to a laughingstock when its payloads were replaced by harmless animated GIFs. Taking advantage of a weakness in…
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McAfee’s Senior Manager of Business Development, Tranel Hawkins and DB Cybertech’s Chief Data Scientist & Product Manager Ben Farber discuss the Security Innovation Alliance.
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According to the Yoroi annual cyber security report (available HERE), to Cyber Threat Trends (available HERE) and to many additional resources, Microsoft Office files (Word documents and Excel spreadsheet) are one of the most used malware loaders in the current era. Attackers lure victims, by seducing them to open a specially crafted Office document, which […]
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“Features are a nice to have, but at the end of the day, all we care about when it comes to our web and cloud security is architecture.” – said no customer ever. The fact is that nobody likes to talk about architecture when shopping for the latest and greatest cyber security technology, and most […]
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Guest post By Tom Kellermann, Head of Cybersecurity Strategy, VMware Carbon BlackCOVID-19 has reshaped the global cyberthreat landscape. While cyberattacks have been on the rise, the surge in frequency and increased threat sophistication is notable. Th…
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The controversial app’s users are ignoring geopolitical battle over its digital security, says Richard WaterworthTikTok’s UK chief has strenuously denied the video-sharing app, which Donald Trump has threatened to ban, shares data with China.Richard Wa…
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The concept of phishing is gaining immense popularity during the Covid-19 pandemic. People, by and large, are becoming victims of such fraudulent activities. Therefore, we have come up with 5…
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While a well-written one can improve your chances of being invited for an interview, a poorly-written paper can lead to the rejection of your application by the employer. According to…
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UK information commissioner ‘must ensure government uses public’s data safely and legally’Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageA cross-party group of more than 20 MPs has accused the UK’s privacy watchdog of failing to hold the g…
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Are you a network security monitoring dinosaur like me? Do you prefer to inspect your Zeek logs using the command line instead of a Web-based SIEM?If yes, try this one weird trick!I store my Zeek logs in JSON format. Sometimes I like to view the output…
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Veracode recently sponsored Enterprise Strategy Group???s (ESG) survey of 378 developers and security professionals, which explored the dynamic between the roles, their trigger points, the extent to which security teams understand modern development, a…
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There are 3,4 million digital payment system users worldwide. This figure is almost equal to the number of social media users globally and the half of word’s population to date….
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Posted by Eugene Liderman and Xevi Miro Bruix, Android Security and Privacy Team Trust is very important when it comes to the relationship between a user and their smartphone. While phone functionality and design can enhance the user experience, securi…
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Rise in settlements in 2019 included those paid to departing tech security staff shortly before major breachThe Bank of England paid departing staff almost £3m in “golden goodbyes” over 15 months, at the same time as an exodus of workers from its infor…
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It is important for businesses to be aware of what is happening in the industry as they impact companies on a micro level. You cannot reach a wider market without…
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The default factory settings on your phone are a double-edged sword. On one hand, they’re the best way to see what the creator recommends for you, and it makes it…
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