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VMware Patches Code Execution Flaw in AirWatch Agent

VMware has addressed a critical remote code execution vulnerability in the AirWatch Agent applications for Android and Windows Mobile.

The VMware Workspace ONE platform, which is powered by AirWatch unified endpoint management (UEM) technology, is designed to help organizations manage corporate endpoints and improve enterprise productivity.

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VMware has addressed a critical remote code execution vulnerability in the AirWatch Agent applications for Android and Windows Mobile.

The VMware Workspace ONE platform, which is powered by AirWatch unified endpoint management (UEM) technology, is designed to help organizations manage corporate endpoints and improve enterprise productivity.

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SecurityWeek RSS Feed: ALTR Emerges From Stealth With Blockchain-Based Data Security Solution

Austin, Texas-based ALTR emerged from stealth mode on Wednesday with a blockchain-based data security platform and $15 million in funding.

ALTR announced the immediate availability of its product, which has been in development for nearly four years while the company operated in stealth mode.

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IBM Adds New Features to MaaS360 with Watson UEM Product

IBM announced on Monday that it has added two new important features to its “MaaS360 with Watson” unified endpoint management (UEM) solution.

UEM solutions allow enterprise IT teams to manage smartphones, tablets, laptops and IoT devices in their organization from a single management console.

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SecurityWeek RSS Feed: IBM Adds New Features to MaaS360 with Watson UEM Product

IBM announced on Monday that it has added two new important features to its “MaaS360 with Watson” unified endpoint management (UEM) solution.

UEM solutions allow enterprise IT teams to manage smartphones, tablets, laptops and IoT devices in their organization from a single management console.

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SecurityWeek RSS Feed: Open Source Tool From FireEye Helps Detect Malicious Logins

FireEye has released GeoLogonalyzer, an open source tool that can help organizations detect malicious logins based on geolocation and other data.

Many organizations need to allow their employees to connect to enterprise systems from anywhere in the world. However, threat actors often rely on stolen credentials to access a targeted company’s systems.

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SecurityWeek RSS Feed: FBI Attribution of ‘VPNFilter’ Attack Raises Questions

Information shared by the FBI on the massive VPNFilter attack in which more than half a million devices have been compromised raises some interesting questions about the connection between Russia-linked hacker groups.

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Europol Signs Cybersecurity Agreement With EU Agencies, WEF

Europol this week signed two memorandums of understanding related to cybersecurity cooperation – one with the World Economic Forum (WEF) and one with the European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA), the European Defence Agency (EDA), and the EU’s Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-EU).

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SecurityWeek RSS Feed: Two Vulnerabilities Patched in BIND DNS Software

Updates announced on Friday by the Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) for BIND, the most widely used Domain Name System (DNS) software, patch a couple of vulnerabilities.

While attackers may be able to exploit both of the flaws remotely for denial-of-service (DoS) attacks, the security holes have been assigned only a “medium” severity rating.

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Chili’s Restaurants Hit by Payment Card Breach

People who recently paid with their credit or debit card at a Chili’s restaurant may have had their information stolen by cybercriminals, according to Dallas-based Brinker International.

Brinker, which operates more than 1,600 Chili’s and Maggiano’s restaurants across 31 countries, issued a notice shortly after the data breach was discovered on May 11.

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