On June 2-3, NIST will host a virtual workshop to enhance the security of the software supply chain and to fulfill the President’s Executive Order (EO) on improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity, issued on May 12, 2021. Among other things, Section 4 of th…Read More Enhancing Software Supply Chain Security: Workshop and Call for Position Papers on Standards and Guidelines
The events of 2020 didn’t prevent small- to mid-sized businesses (SMBs) from adopting the cloud. Impact Networking reported that SMBs’ overall cloud spending grew 6.3% between 2019 and 2020. Such growth is projected to lead more than a third (35%) of S…Read More Understanding the Cloud Security Challenges for SMBs
Veracode has been named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing (AST) for the eighth consecutive year. Gartner evaluates vendors based on their completeness of vision and ability to execute in the application securi…Read More Veracode Named a Leader in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing
In a previous post, we talked a bit about what pen testing is and how to use the organizations that provide them to your benefit. But, what about when one of them hands a client a failing grade? Consider this, you’re an MSP and you get a letter or email from one of your customers […]Read More Oh no! A client failed a pen test. Now what?
The Council is currently working on the next evolution of its mobile security standards. To date, PCI SSC has two mobile standards: PCI Software-based PIN Entry on COTS (SPoC) Standard, which provides a software-based approach for p…
A roundup of UK focused Cyber and Information Security News, Blog Posts, Reports and general Threat Intelligence from the previous calendar month, May 2021.UK Smarties Cities Cybersecurity WarningThe UK National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC…Read More Cyber Security Roundup for June 2021
Industrial control systems security consultant Chris Sistrunk discusses operational technology security and the challenges and cybersecurity risks of OT systems.
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In the last decade, cybercrime has become more sophisticated. Most individuals are not very keen on cybercrime and assume only corporates and businesses are targets. Ransomware is a prevalent form…
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Data security has always been a priority number one for business entities, and this question is topical in modern realities. The COVID-19 pandemic forced employees to turn to remote work, making inroads for cyber attacks. That’s why measures on data protection are necessary for every organization. Today, we do not imagine our lives without online […]Read More Tips for Protecting Business Data
Kodi is one of the user’s preferred media players worldwide. Many people enjoy the features that Kodi brings to the table. Aside from efficiency, the media box also runs on multiple platforms. Apps can be installed on Kodi. Kodi can run on several devices. It can be installed on your Android TV box, Android devices […]Read More Safe and Secure Streaming with Kodi Boxes
Firefighting is a race against time. Exactly how much time? For firefighters, that part is often unclear. Building fires can turn from bad to deadly in an instant, and the warning signs are frequently difficult to discern amid the mayhem of an inferno….Read More How AI Could Alert Firefighters of Imminent Danger
Senior doctors call on colleagues not to share personal data, in effort to buy time to raise awareness of plansSenior GPs have called on colleagues to refuse to hand over patients’ personal data to NHS Digital, in a move they hope will buy time to rais…Read More GPs urged to refuse to hand over patient details to NHS Digital
The website for the M1racles security vulnerability is an excellent demonstration that not all vulnerabilities are exploitable. Be sure to read the FAQ through to the end.
EDITED TO ADD: Wired article.
The world’s largest meat supplier, JBS, says that it has suffered a cyber attack against its IT systems in North America and Australia impacting its ability to “process” thousands of cattle, sheep, and pigs.Read More World’s biggest meat supplier, JBS, suffers cyber attack
The Risk Management Framework (RMF) is most commonly associated with the NIST SP 800-37 guide for “Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems: A Security Life Cycle Approach,” which has been available for FISMA co…Read More How to Apply the Risk Management Framework (RMF)
From knock-off designer products to too-good-to-be-true job offers, here are five common schemes fraudsters use to trick teenagers out of their money and sensitive data
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