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20 Questions for Improving SMB Security

July 24, 2017

Via: Dark Reading

Over the last few months, I’ve had the good fortune to chat with a number of small and medium-sized businesses about their unique security issues and challenges. What did I notice during many of my conversations? That most SMBs are […]


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7 tips to stay cyber safe this summer

July 24, 2017

Via: Malwarebytes

You’ve probably already seen the back-to-school ads on TV and rolled your eyes a little bit. We’re with you: There’s still plenty of summer left. That’s why we want to remind you about some of the cybersecurity pitfalls you might […]


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Top Cybersecurity Trends for the First Half of 2017

July 18, 2017

Via: Security Intelligence

Depending on how you look at it, security has thus far had another stellar year in terms of visibility across industry and society, criticality to business, and busyness for IT and security professionals. Still, we’re constantly behind the eight ball […]


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7 Deadly Sins to Avoid When Mitigating Cyberthreats

July 17, 2017

Via: Dark Reading

Organizations these days are in full swing “going digital,” with bold visions of a bright and shiny future. But too often in their quest for the holy grail of capturing market share, management tends to focus solely upon the digital […]


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How Virus Protection Software Has Evolved With the Threat Landscape

July 17, 2017

Via: Security Intelligence

John McAfee turned some heads in the security community two years ago when he declared that the virus protection software industry, which he is widely credited with creating 30 years ago, is dead. “In 1987, new applications for the Windows platform were […]


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What Can The Dark Web Teach Us About Enterprise Security?

July 11, 2017

Via: TrendMicro Blog

Ever since the law enforcement takedown of the Silk Road underground marketplace in 2013, there has been increasing interest in the depth and breadth of the Deep Web. This portion of the internet has been largely shrouded from the public eye, […]


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Strengthening U.S. Cybersecurity Requires Looking Beyond Nation-State Threats

July 10, 2017

Via: Security Week

President Trump’s executive order (EO) on “Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure” is a commendable first step in bolstering the nation’s federal defenses against large-scale cyber attacks and state-sponsored cyber adversaries. The need to combat these types of threats […]


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What Are Advanced Persistent Threats & How To Prevent Them

July 7, 2017

Via: Hot for Security

Financial gain is often the main motivator behind advanced attacks. So, with that in mind, let’s take a closer look at an APT that targeted a Bangladesh bank, whose purpose was to transfer around $951 million into the cybercriminal’s bank […]


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Avoiding the Dark Side of AI-Driven Security Awareness

July 6, 2017

Via: Dark Reading

Like many, I’m genuinely excited for the emerging influence of artificial intelligence, or AI. I love it on my smart devices, when I shop, and (in limited form) in my car. But I’m most pumped about what it could bring […]


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Artificial Intelligence Goes Hand in Hand with Cybersecurity

July 5, 2017

Via: Panda Security

The cyberthreat landscape evolves at breakneck speed. While cybercriminals are able to compromise a system in hours or minutes, the reaction of companies usually takes months or even years. In fact, 18% of new malware remains undetected in the first […]