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Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Listening to the echoes of cybersecurity history

January 17, 2018

Via: CSO

The start of every new year brings with it a promise to ourselves to follow a new path. This is an effort to avoid mistakes we know will lead to unsatisfactory outcomes. Sadly, cybersecurity suffers from the same problems we […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Vulnerability Spotlight: Multiple Unpatched Vulnerabilities in Blender Identified

January 16, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

Technology has evolved in incredible ways that has helped people to create and visualize media like never before. Today, people can use tools such as Blender to visualize, model, and animate 3D content, especially since it’s free and open-source software. However, this […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

New DDoS botnet targets ARC-based IoT devices

January 15, 2018

Via: CSO

Well, this is bad…very bad. Mirai malware and its many variants which have targeted CPU architectures in the past, is now targeting the second most popular type of CPU core – ARC processors. Meet Mirai Okiru, the Mirai variant targeting […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Board cybersecurity field trips

January 12, 2018

Via: CSO

The annual Consumer Electronics Show shifted from geek heaven to a decidedly more serious tone this year as entire Boards of Directors from companies around the country descend on the Strip to learn about cybersecurity, hacking and more. Hopefully, in […]


Monitoring, Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Future cyber security threats and challenges: Are you ready for what’s coming?

January 9, 2018

Via: CSO

The world is changing, and with it so is the internet. Or perhaps it’s the other way around. The internet continues to create new business and social opportunities that massively scale and widely interconnect. The increasing depth and volume of […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Achieving long-term resilience with NIST’s Cybersecurity Framework

January 9, 2018

Via: CSO

The laudable aim of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is to build a common language through a set of best practices and security principles that any organization can apply to combat cybercrime. We’ve looked at what NIST’s […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Volunteer your services, not your personal information

January 9, 2018

Via: CSO

After seeing the devastation from hurricanes Harvey and Irma, many people wanted to help the victims. Some donated money, while others donated their time and traveled to neighborhoods and helped homeowners clean up. Having helped during super-storm Sandy, I know […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Cybersecurity past to predict the future

January 3, 2018

Via: CSO

As part of the recently published research report from ESG and the information systems security association (ISSA) titled, The Life and Times of Cybersecurity Professionals<, 343 infosec pros were asked to identify the cybersecurity actions their organizations have taken over […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Juniper Expands Security Portfolio With Automation Capabilities

December 27, 2017

Via: eWeek

Juniper Networks announced new security products and capabilities at its annual NXTWORK customer event on Dec. 13. The aim of the new capabilities is to make security simpler to manage and operate by automating security tasks. Among the new security […]


Security

Phish? Everyone’s on the hook.

December 14, 2017

Via: Cisco Blog

There’s no doubt that general awareness for cybersecurity has been on the rise in recent years. The importance of using strong passwords, for example, is now common knowledge. But one very popular and effective threat continues to fly largely under […]