Tag: Security

Application security, Cloud security

PureSec Emerges From Stealth With Security Product for Serverless Apps

January 17, 2018

Via: Security Week

Tel Aviv, Israel-based startup PureSec emerged from stealth mode on Wednesday with a security platform designed for serverless architectures and a guide that describes the top 10 risks for serverless applications. Founded by Shaked Zin (CEO), Avi Shulman (VP of […]

Application security, Vulnerabilities

BlackBerry Launches Security Product for Automotive, Other Industries

January 16, 2018

Via: Security Week

BlackBerry announced on Monday the launch of Jarvis, a new cybersecurity service designed to help companies in the automotive and other sectors find vulnerabilities in their software. Jarvis has been described by BlackBerry as a cloud-based static binary code analysis […]

Access control, Security

The end of Net Neutrality: the sky is not falling

January 5, 2018

Via: CIO

There was much ado in the media and political world recently about the Federal Communications Commission’s 3-2 vote to end the Obama administration’s two-year-old policy of “Net Neutrality” – that Internet service providers must enable access to all content and […]

Cyber warfare, Cyber-crime

Ransomware and Bitcoin Enter New Phase

January 5, 2018

Via: Security Week

The phenomenal appreciation in Bitcoin’s value against the dollar, up roughly 18x in 2017 and 4x since September, gives us pause to consider – from a security perspective – what this might mean for ransomware in the near and distant […]

Network security, Security

Enterprise endpoint protection failures will continue until accountability increases

January 5, 2018

Via: CSO Online

There is a great need for sweeping changes, more so than most know. The Cyber War continues to heat up and no enterprise is left on the sideline. Smaller business are being left for dead, successful ransomware attacks are driving […]

Access control, Security

Behavioral biometrics will replace passwords by 2022

January 4, 2018

Via: Hot for Security

In just a few years, we can all safely forget those cumbersome passwords we use to secure and unlock our devices. And we will be able to thank on-device artificial intelligence (AI) for easing the strain on our memory, according […]

Threats & Malware, Vulnerabilities

Intel: Massive cyber-vulnerability not limited to our chips

January 4, 2018

Via: The Hill

The massive cyber-vulnerability revealed this week in Intel’s chips goes beyond the firm and affects other companies’ chips as well, according to Intel. The chip flaw leaves many computer processors created over the last 10 years, according to some reports, open […]

Application security, Security

Browser data leakage bug – Mozilla to delete info just in case

January 2, 2018

Via: Naked Security

Mozilla published an unexpected security patch this week, bumping Firefox up to version 57.0.3. (You probably weren’t expecting a browser update between Christmas and New Year, but it’s good to know that security fixes don’t take second place in holiday season.) […]

Cyber warfare, Cyber-crime

Cybersecurity in 2018: Three predictions and one hope

January 2, 2018

Via: Help Net Security

Effective cybersecurity means keeping a close eye on the threats you currently face, and an even closer eye on the threats to come. As you consider your security strategy and investments for the coming year, here are three key trends that will define […]

Data loss, Network security, Security

Alteryx: a new massive data leak

December 22, 2017

Via: Panda Security

Researchers based in California reported that the information of 123 million US households had been found exposed on the internet. Every single person with an Amazon Web Services (AWS) account and the correct URL has been able to access the […]