A few days ago, SC magazine published an article reporting that TeamTNT – a hacker group that became notorious about a year ago for targeting the unencrypted credentials of AWS IAM identities – is now targeting 16 more applications, including Google Cloud. If that weren’t bad enough, the new SC ...
The CrowdStrike 2021 Global Threat Report called 2020 one of the most active years in recent memory for those tasked with stopping breaches and protecting organizations against cyberattacks, provided details on trends that emerged throughout the year and called on security teams to become more versatile, proactive and productive to ...
Artificial intelligence (AI) in cybersecurity can be a double-edged sword. While AI can effectively mitigate threats and prevent potential cyberattacks, criminals can also exploit the technology to their advantage – putting businesses and customers at significant risk. This, in turn, increases the need for greater security and protection. We’re still ...
2021-06-17: updated with information from Twitter user ARC In this post, we'll look at a campaign, that targeted multiple 3D or digital artists using NFT, with malware named RedLine. This malware is a so called "infostealer" or "information stealer" that is capable of extracting sensitive data from your machine (such ...
The global pandemic has accelerated business transformation far past the cloud tipping point and uncovered severe and far-reaching implications for security teams, according to an Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) survey of 500 IT and security personnel in North America and Europe. The vast majority—90%—of organizations surveyed said they have increased ...
Nearly three-quarters of CISOs aren’t confident that code in cloud-native architectures is free of vulnerabilities before it goes into production, according to research from Dynatrace. The report, based on a global survey of 700 CISOs in large enterprises with over 1,000 employees, was conducted by Coleman Parkes and revealed 89% ...
This week we have good news and bad news. On the one hand, a COO was caught and charged with potentially attacking a rival medical institution. A stolen data marketplace was shut down and bugs were found (all around). However, there has also been an increase in high-profile cyber-attacks. Keep ...
Details about the “ANOM” global crime sting where the FBI created a fake encrypted mobile phone for criminals that promised secure communications, new details about how the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack started, and some really bad security research about stolen user credentials. ** Links mentioned on the show ** Only ...
This Children’s Day, Arkose Labs reaffirms its commitment that it will continue to help make the internet safe for our children and youth Children are spending a lot of time online, leading to an increase in screen time. This is a cause of concern not only for their physical and ...
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La gestión de proyectos no es una tarea fácil, especialmente si se gestionan proyectos paralelos con dependencias entre equipos. La falta de visibilidad, junto con la dificultad para obtener las métricas correctas a tiempo, puede hacer casi imposible que … The post Agilice la gestión de proyectos con los análisis avanzados para el software Jira ... Read More
Security investments require executive buy-in. Learn what key development motivators can help justify your security program updates. The post Security at speed: Justifying your security program transformation using key development motivators appeared first on Software Integrity Blog ... Read More
Event Recap: Sandy Bird, Co-Founder & CTO of Sonrai Security, participated in an AWS showcase for cloud-scale data leaders. The post WFS Securely Changes Technology Approach appeared first on Sonrai Security ... Read More
This year’s Amazon Prime Day – well, two-days – is upon us once again. Peak shopping days like these are... The post If you’re taking advantage of Prime Day, be careful you’re not being taken advantage of appeared first on Entrust Blog ... Read More
At JumpCloud every individual makes a difference. We caught up with Irvin about what it’s like to work as a Senior Accountant. The post People of JumpCloud | Irvin Caldera Munoz appeared first on JumpCloud ... Read More
According to Imperva’s Bad Bot Report 2021, bad bot traffic has maintained its upwards trend, amounting to 25.6 percent of all traffic in 2020, an all-time high. Combined with good bot traffic, 40.8 percent of internet traffic in 2020 wasn’t human, as human traffic decreased by 5.7 percent to 59.2 percent of all traffic. In ... Read More
SOC 2 compliance is a heavy lift for compliance managers and IT admins — delegate controls responsibly and avoid stretching your team members too thin. The post SOC 2 Admin and Control Owner Responsibilities — and Tips for Passing an Audit appeared first on JumpCloud ... Read More
Resources. Some are infinite, most are finite, and all need to be used efficiently. We are told almost daily how to live a green lifestyle and specifically the need to use our resources more efficiently to better the planet, ourselves, and our neighbors. We are told to recycle, carpool, buy used cars, buy electric cars, ... Read More
This Saturday, June 19th—otherwise known as “Juneteenth”—marks an auspicious day dedicated to African American history and the official end of slavery in the US. Symbolically, it ... The post On the Importance of Juneteenth appeared first on ZeroNorth ... Read More
Phishing attacks continue to plague organizations across the globe with great success, but why? Cybercriminals are targeting the human element of organizations. Additionally, they are developing techniques to use an ... Read More
Each week Breach Clarity, recently acquired by Sontiq, compiles a list of what it considers to be notable data breaches—those that are worth highlighting because of the increased intensity of the risk to personal information. The Breach Clarity score identifies the level of risk on a scale of 1 to 10—the higher the score, the ... Read More
In May 2019, KrebsOnSecurity broke the news that the website of mortgage settlement giant First American Financial Corp. [NYSE:FAF] was leaking more than 800 million documents -- many containing sensitive financial data -- related to real estate transactions dating back more than 16 years. This week, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission settled its investigation ... Read More
Biden to Putin: Critical infrastructure should be "off-limits", more than a billion CVS Health records have been exposed online, the REvil ransomware gang was likely behand an attack on US nuclear weapons contractor Sol Oriens ... Read More
The footprint of ransomware has been growing globally in terms of both impact and payouts for attackers. However, it has also evolved into many dangerous forms nowadays as threat actors are stealing sensitive info through ransomware attacks and threatening to sell it on the dark web. This means that the avenues of extorting big money ... Read More
Prime Day is a two-day online shopping event in the US that enables consumers to score great deals and save money. Yet, fraudsters use this opportunity to execute many types of attacks. As we near Prime Day, let’s take a look at fraud trends that eCommerce businesses must be aware of so they can take ... Read More
In the early morning of May 14th this year, security staff attached to the National Cyber Security Centre in Ireland noticed suspicious activity within IT networks connected to the country's Health Service Executive, the HSE. Hours later, IT systems in dozens of hospitals, clinics, and health providers -- all serving the country's population of nearly ... Read More
Welcome to the Ask Chloé column on Security Boulevard! Each week, Chloé provides advice to readers’ questions to help guide them as they navigate the technology industry. This week, Chloé addresses a reader’s lack of focus and provides tips for getting back on track. Dear Chloe, I’m struggling to stay focused on projects. I don’t ... Read More
When Apple releases iOS 15 this fall, iPhone users will find something new – a designated space in Apple Wallet where they can store their state ID or driver’s license along with their credit cards. Some U.S. states have already begun to develop the infrastructure for digital IDs, but even states that allow digital driver’s ... Read More
Just days before President Biden was set to meet with Russia President Vladimir Putin, with cyberattacks a key topic on the agenda, NATO heads of state and government met at the North Atlantic Council meeting in Brussels and issued a communiqué that ultimately equates cyberattacks with kinetic attacks and leaves the possibility of military action ... Read More
With the need to secure work and learning anywhere today, CISO's need to plan a zero-trust strategy that includes access controls for the network and applications with authentication capabilities in real-time. Read more ... Read More
If you own an Amazon device (Ring, Echo, Dot, Plus, Show, Spot, Studio, Input or Flex) then starting this week, you may be sharing at least some attributes of your device with other Amazon device users. To create the kind of ubiquitous mesh network through which these devices can continuously communicate, Amazon will be rolling ... Read More
Last month, we released the industry’s first integrated security analyzer for Go. Now that it has been available for a few weeks, I thought it would be helpful to provide some detail about how the Contrast agent actually works, what it finds, and how it can help software developers ... Read More
Here are the top security stories from recent weeks. McDonald’s Hit by Data Breach Exposing Customer Information in South Korea and Taiwan Markets Children’s Apparel Giant Carter’s Exposes 410K Customer Records Hackers Steal EA’s FIFA 21 Source Code After Breach Ransomware Hits Foodservice Supplier Edward Don, Affects Business Operations Dept. of Justice Recovers $2.3 Million ... Read More
As an organization approaches the one to two year mark of their compliance journey, it’s time to shift ... Read More The post Getting Ahead of Compliance Scalability Issues with a Compliance Operations Platform appeared first on Hyperproof ... Read More
Recently we have been seeing a rash of WordPress website compromises with attackers abusing the plugin upload functionality in the wp-admin dashboard to redirect visitors and website owners to malicious websites. The payload is the following bogus plugin located here: ./wp-content/plugins/plugs/plugs.php At first glance these appear to be very unorthodox domains: hxxp://xn--o1aofd[.]xn--p1ai hxxp://xn--80ady8a[.]xn--p1ai hxxp://xn--80adzf[.]xn--p1ai hxxp://xn--g1aey4a[.]xn--p1ai ... Read More
Finding an SFTP server that’s FedRAMP authorized doesn’t have to be hard. We’re going to cover SFTP solutions that comply with FedRAMP requirements and maintain FedRAMP authorization. Is SFTP FedRAMP compliant? SFTP is an SSH (secure shell) file transfer protocol that encrypts data being transferred. However, it is not necessarily FedRAMP compliant: organizations must take ... Read More
It is with deep sadness that I must share that Vince Steckler, our former CEO, my predecessor and mentor, dear friend and Avastian legend, passed away in a tragic car accident on Tuesday this week. ... Read More
Considering the threats posed by the digital world, organizations today must think about security and the way it affects their software. With business outcomes and revenue ... The post SAST vs. DAST: What’s the Difference? appeared first on ZeroNorth ... Read More
As part of Sonatype’s unwavering commitment to our customer community, we’re excited to launch Sonatype Innovate—a program designed for innovators within the community, providing opportunities for collaboration, contribution, leadership, and professional development. ... Read More
Just a cursory look at the cybersecurity statistics will show that data breaches are sky-rocketing year on year. Even organizations that have made investments in website security and follow all. The post Why Should You Audit Your Website for Security? appeared first on Indusface ... Read More
Imperva research shows an increase in the volume of data stolen every year. In 2020, we started to see more and more breaches that exfiltrate records in billions. Based on the analysis of thousands of data breach details published on dbdigest, we made calculations on the raw data and found some interesting information about data ... Read More
Expert-Led Digital Identity Strategy, Technology, and Implementation for Healthcare with Accenture and ForgeRock The combined, specialized efforts of ForgeRock and Accenture in digital identity for healthcare, especially during a global pandemic, have provided a unique perspective. The unexpected digital transformation journey that the healthcare industry has taken from pre-pandemic to current day is staggering. Along ... Read More
Six people alleged to be part of the notorious CLOP ransomware gang have been detained and charged by Ukrainian police, following nearly two dozen raids across the country. According to a statement released by the Ukraine’s cyber police, the hacking group is thought to have inflicted $500 million worth of damage on universities and organisations ... Read More
The vast majority of today’s applications are made up of open source components. The 2021 “Open Source Security and Risk Analysis” (OSSRA) report, conducted by the Synopsys Cybersecurity Research Center (CyRC), found that 75% of the 1,500+ codebases analyzed were composed of open source. The post Reduce open source risk in M&A with software due ... Read More
Application protection is becoming a must if you want to keep your organization’s data secure; adding application protection is possible. The post What To Consider Before Getting Rid of Application Delivery Controllers appeared first on Radware Blog ... Read More
We’ve just completed Day 60 of our integration as ThycoticCentrify. I’m very excited about everything that our team has accomplished, how these two PAM industry leaders are coming together, and the positive feedback we’re hearing from customers. CUSTOMER EXCITEMENT Over the past 4+ months I’ve been able to engage with many Centrify and Thycotic customers, ... Read More