Free Netflix pass because of Coronavirus? It's a scam

Free Netflix pass because of Coronavirus? It’s a scam

The public is being warned about fraudulent messages being shared on social media platforms that Netflix is offering free passes to its platform because of the Coronavirus pandemic. The messages, which have ...
Miracle cures and dodgy advice for Coronavirus

Miracle cures and dodgy advice for Coronavirus

As the Covid-19 pandemic spreads across the world, fraudsters are preying on the fears of consumers everywhere. Misinformation is spreading like wildfire, and misbranded or unapproved products claiming to have curative effects ...
How scammers exploit Spring Break in the time of COVID-19

How scammers exploit Spring Break in the time of COVID-19

Millions of US students and their families have looked forward to a fun-in-the-sun vacation for months now. However, with the Coronavirus outbreak declared a worldwide pandemic, most have either postponed trips or ...
New Phishing Scam Lures iPhone Owners with Romantic Chat, Gambling, ‘Free’ VPN

New Phishing Scam Lures iPhone Owners with Romantic Chat, Gambling, ‘Free’ VPN

Bitdefender this week has detected a new phishing campaign targeting iPhone owners with a range of scams aiming to defraud unsuspecting victims. First things first. If you receive the email pictured below, ...
Beware of GermanWiper – the ransomware that is not ransomware

Beware of GermanWiper – the ransomware that is not ransomware

A piece of wiper malware is making the rounds erasing people’s important files, with its authors demanding a modest ransom to restore the data. However, the ransomware campaign is a lie, and ...
Managed Security Services’ Black-Box Approach

Radical Transparency: Killing Managed Security Services’ Black-Box Approach

Enterprises have been turning to managed security services for years and are losing faith with the “black box” approach that has become the industry standard. Organizations are requesting answers to what should ...
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U.S. Army, Towson University Aim to Advance Intrusion Detection

U.S. Army, Towson University Aim to Advance Intrusion Detection

Researchers at the Army Research Lab (ARL) within the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command and Towson University are collaborating on an effort to make intrusion detection alerts more useful to cybersecurity ...
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SIEM with Real-Time Event Contextualization

Enrich Your SIEM with Real-Time Event Contextualization

A sizable portion of security research has gone into creating security alerts that are effective at informing security analysts when certain events happen. For example: more than 50 failed SSH login attempts ...
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Bitcoin Scammers Launch International Bomb Threat Hoax across US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand

Bitcoin Scammers Launch International Bomb Threat Hoax across US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand

An emailed bomb threat hoax sent Thursday afternoon has terrorized businesses and organizations across the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Claiming to have planted bombs all over the building, the email ...
Gigamon Acquires ICEBRG

Gigamon Acquires ICEBRG to Meld Security, Network Monitoring

Gigamon announced it is expanding the scope of its cybersecurity monitoring efforts significantly by acquiring ICEBRG, a provider of a cloud-based threat detection service. The combination of the sensors ICEBRG deploys coupled ...
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