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Category: Security


Network security, Security

New HITRUST program helps start-ups with information privacy and security

October 9, 2018

Via: Help Net Security

HITRUST is helping start-up companies make information privacy and security a foundational component while still focusing on growing their business with the introduction of the RightStart Program. The newly introduced program helps start-ups accelerate their adoption of the risk management, […]


Cloud security, Security

Race to the Cloud Creates Security Complexity

October 9, 2018

Via: Symantec Connect

Cloud computing has gone mainstream as more organizations shift their applications and workloads from on-premise data centers to public cloud platforms. Almost every company in the world—96 percent, according to one annual survey[1]—has moved some part, if not the majority, […]


Application security, Security

Picking the right focus for web application security testing

October 9, 2018

Via: Computer Weekly

In a perfect world, you would have the time and the money needed to test all of your software for security flaws. From websites to enterprise applications to the cloud and everything in between, you would know exactly where things […]


Application security, Security

Qualys Community Edition: Discover IT assets, manage vulnerabilities, scan web apps

September 6, 2018

Via: Help Net Security

In this podcast recorded at Black Hat USA 2018, Anthony Mogannam, Product Manager, SME/SMB Solutions at Qualys, talks about issues related to open source software and Qualys Community Edition. Here’s a transcript of the podcast for your convenience. Hello everybody, […]


Application security, Security

Security Think Tank: How to manage software vulnerabilities

September 6, 2018

Via: Computer Weekly

Software vulnerabilities continue to be discovered on a daily basis, and it can often be a race against the hacker to apply relevant updates and remediate a vulnerability before the weakness is exploited. This is particularly the case for zero-day […]


Access control, Security

Latest Version of Chrome Improves Password Management, Patches 40 Flaws

September 5, 2018

Via: Security Week

The highly popular web browser now has an improved password manager that makes it easier for users to have a unique and strong password for each site. When a user is setting a new password, Chrome can generate it and […]


Network security, Security

Less than a third of companies have dedicated cybersecurity insurance

September 4, 2018

Via: Help Net Security

Only one third of senior executives in UK organisations admit their company insurance currently covers them for a security breach and for the financial impact of data loss, despite the fact that 81 percent agree that it is ‘vital’ their […]


Network security, Security

Unidentified Devices Leave Networks Vulnerable

September 4, 2018

Via: CSO Online

As organizations embrace digital transformation to improve operational efficiency, IoT devices—including industrial and medical IoT—are being deployed at an unprecedented rate. This rapid adoption of IoT is one of the primary reasons why networks are in constant flux. New devices, […]


Network security, Security

Why Automation Will Free Security Pros to Do What They Do Best

August 31, 2018

Via: Dark Reading

People are and will always be the most critical cybersecurity resource. Right now, the talent pool with the unique skills and training to respond to cyber threats is unfortunately all too limited, and the way we are making use of […]


Cloud security, Security

How to retrofit the cloud for security: 2 essential steps

August 31, 2018

Via: InfoWorld

At the majority of enterprises that migrate applications to the cloud, security is an afterthought. This doesn’t mean it’s not important, but that they looking to address security requirements after the workloads and data have already settled in the cloud. […]