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Stealthy Cybercrime Group Targets Russian Businesses

February 21, 2017

A cybercrime group called RTM has been discovered relentlessly targeting businesses in Russia and neighboring countries using small campaigns aimed at funneling cash out.

Reworked N.Y. Cybersecurity Regulation Takes Effect in March

February 17, 2017

State Eased Off More Prescriptive Guidance After Industry Voiced Concerns.

IoT Security In Healthcare: Major Challenges

February 21, 2017

The Internet of thing (IoT) is revolutionizing the world, influencing a broad array of industries in different ways: the global market of connected devices is expected to reach $163.24 billion by 2020.

Teaching Staff To Respect The Risk Of A Data Breach

February 18, 2017

Last year was another one characterized by constant, confusing, and highly consequential data breaches. At this point, all organizations need to take this persistent threat seriously. Yet research by the Ponemon Institute reveals that just 35 percent of respondents who are familiar with their companies’ data protection and privacy training programs feel that executives prioritize their employees’ understanding of the causes and effects of data breaches.

Is The Tesco Bank Hack The Wakeup Call Needed To Make Mobile Security A Priority?

February 4, 2017

The recent Tesco Bank hack has left the retail banking world reeling, searching for answers and more effective ways to secure networks against future attacks. It has been revealed weaknesses in the bank’s mobile applications left the door open for cybercriminals to brute force their way in and take more than £2.5 million of customers’ money. Worse still, the bank had been warned by several security experts of this weakness prior to the attack.

Banks Show a Woeful Lack of Data Security

February 6, 2017

About 83% of consumers believe their banks are secure from cyber attack and trust it with their money and most sensitive data too, but their faith is misplaced.

Data Breaches Becoming More Complex, Pervasive and Damaging

February 14, 2017

Data breaches are becoming more complex and are no longer confined to just the IT department, but are now affecting every department within an organization. Each breach leaves a lingering, if not lasting imprint on an enterprise, according to the 2017 Data Breach Digest from Verizon.

January 2017: The month in hacks and breaches

Feb 6, 2017

Hackers are off to a quick start in the new year.

Phishing campaign uses Yahoo breach to hook email

Feb 17, 2017

The Yahoo breach news is another opportunity for industrious criminals prey on user concern about account security. Here's what to look for in the latest phishing hook.

Would killing Bitcoin end ransomware?

February 21, 2017

Bitcoin and ransomware seem to go hand-in-hand, but experts explain that doing away with the cybercurrency would just force cybercriminals to find another anonymous way to extort money.

Cybersecurity salaries for sales engineers are $180,000 to $220,000 in 2017

March 8, 2017

Cybersecurity engineers earn more from giving demos than from writing code.

Cyber-criminal Tactics Get Incredibly Sophisticated

March 14, 2017

Cyber-criminals are getting more sophisticated, with advanced attack techniques and tools coming to the fore. In fact, there’s really no difference between the tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs) used by state-sponsored actors and those used by financially motivated actors.

M-Trends 2017

March, 2017

Trends from the Year’s Breaches and Cyber Attacks

Reworked N.Y. Cybersecurity Regulation Takes Effect in March

February 17, 2017

State Eased Off More Prescriptive Guidance After Industry Voiced Concerns.

IoT Security In Healthcare: Major Challenges

February 21, 2017

The Internet of thing (IoT) is revolutionizing the world, influencing a broad array of industries in different ways: the global market of connected devices is expected to reach $163.24 billion by 2020.

Google Discovery Shows Fragility of Mobile Phone Security

April 6, 2017

Wi-Fi Exploit Could Take Over Millions of Apple, Android Devices

Regulators Warn of Man-in-the-Middle Attack Risks

April 5, 2017

US CERT: Some End-to-End Security Products Vulnerable

BASEBAND ZERO DAY EXPOSES MILLIONS OF MOBILE PHONES TO ATTACK

April 7, 2017

Successful exploits, however, have a number of difficult requirements that reduce the overall risk to users.

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February 9, 2017

Cyber risk management should go beyond IT-specific concerns like malware, firewalls, and virus scans.

Terrorism risk shifting towards business continuity, physical security: Aon

February 3, 2017

Risk more weighted on business interruption than property damage.

Smart Home Systems Penetration to Reach 7% Globally by 2025, Says IHS Markit

February 16, 2017

The research firm suggests service providers will have to offer flexible billing models in order to preserve growth in the smart home market.

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Feb 10, 2017

We continue to hear dire warnings about the inherent security risks of the Internet of Things (IoT), and indeed IoT-related incidents are happening. With many companies beginning to capture IoT data from connected devices, a key question is are they doing enough to ensure that data and networks are secure?

Protecting Smart Home Devices from Security Breaches

January 31st, 2017

Design security need not take a back seat, even in the race to be first to market with smart, connected home products.

EVRYTHNG IoT platform: Making the physical digital easily, securely

The EVRYTHNG IoT platform is gaining traction with customers, helping digitize everyday objects and create actionable, real-time data.

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Cybersecurity: Trump’s Cyber Moves

February 9, 2017

Cybersecurity, already a top concern for corporate executives, has become a bigger issue in recent weeks.

February 20, 2017

It seems that not a week goes by without news of a major hack attack on a bank or financial services organization.

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