Memory Errors Top MITRE’s ‘Most Dangerous’ List

Memory Errors Top MITRE’s ‘Most Dangerous’ List

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With data threats rising, memory buffer errors present the biggest threat to organizations MITRE has released a new list of the Top 25 Most Dangerous Software Errors, and a type of memory buffer error tops the list, with by far the highest risk score. While many organizations have been complacent ... Read More
Virsec Vaccine Against Ransomware Epidemic

Virsec’s Vaccine Against the Ransomware Epidemic

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Virsec delivers unrivaled protection against the most advanced cyberattacks, including those that attempt to encrypt sensitive data and hold it hostage for ransom payments. By protecting the full application stack at the web, memory, and host layers, Virsec can detect and stop ransomware attacks at the first step before damage ... Read More
Patching the Iron Tail Is Easier Said Than Done

Patching the Iron Tail Is Easier Said Than Done

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Cyber Defense Magazine, August 13, 2019, by Willy Leichter, Vice President of Marketing, Virsec Challenges with Patching Industrial Control Systems Leave Significant Risk Everyone knows that you should patch your application servers as often as possible. You should also brush your teeth, eat your broccoli and call you mother. But ... Read More

6 Reasons Why Encryption Back Doors Won’t Deter Criminals

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Law enforcement, the government, and high-tech companies erupt in disagreement – and private citizens are caught in the middle Washington DC has recently revived a long-standing debate about encryption. Every couple years something causes the issue to erupt again. People’s view shift and law enforcement has expressed increasing frustration during ... Read More

Prediction Series #12: Moving WAFs to the Cloud Means Dialing Down App Security

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WAFs in a Cloud Environment Deliver the Lowest Common Denominator for Security Different from a traditional firewall that monitors traffic between servers, a web application firewall (WAF) filters the content of specific web applications. It’s designed to filter, monitor and block HTTP traffic to and from a web application. As ... Read More
Gartner Market Guide Calls Memory Protection a “Mandatory Capability”

Gartner Market Guide Calls Memory Protection a “Mandatory Capability”

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Cloud Workload Protection Platform Report Highlights Changing Security Needs Research firm Gartner recently released an update to its Market Guide for Cloud Workload Protection Platforms authored by influential security analyst Neil MacDonald. While the CWPP acronym might not roll off the tongue, it is rapidly emerging as an important category ... Read More