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Category: Security


Cyber-crime, Email security, Phishing, Security

Phishers go after business email credentials by impersonating U.S. DOL

January 19, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

Phishers are trying to harvest credentials for Office 365 or other business email accounts by impersonating the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), Inky‘s researchers have warned. The ploy? The DOL is ostensibly inviting companies to submit “proposals from qualified contractors […]


Application security, Security, Threats & Malware, Vulnerabilities

Mandatory Chinese Olympics App Has ‘Devastating’ Encryption Flaw: Analyst

January 19, 2022

Via: Security Week

The “simple but devastating flaw” in the encryption of the MY2022 app, which is used to monitor Covid and is mandatory for athletes, journalists and other attendees of the games in China’s capital, could allow health information, voice messages and […]


Network security, Security

How to Attract Hard-to-Find Cybersecurity Talent

January 18, 2022

Via: Security Week

Currently, nearly 600,000 cybersecurity positions remain unfilled in the US or put another way about 46% of all cyber positions. Globally, the shortage is approximately 2.7 million. What’s more, the problem is accelerating. This talent shortage has real world repercussions. […]


Application security, Security

U.S. Government, Tech Giants Discuss Open Source Software Security

January 14, 2022

Via: Security Week

The recent disclosure and exploitation of vulnerabilities affecting the widely used Log4j logging utility have once again highlighted the importance of open source security and software supply chain security. The goal of the White House summit was to identify ways […]


Network security, Security

2022 Cybersecurity Predictions from Lookout: Work From Anywhere Ends On-Premises Security

January 11, 2022

Via: The Hacker News

Lookout, an endpoint-to-cloud cyber security company, have put together their cyber security predictions for 2022. 1 — Cloud connectivity and cloud-to-cloud connectivity will amplify supply-chain breaches One area organizations need to continue to monitor in 2022 is the software supply […]


Network security, Security

7 hot cybersecurity trends (and 2 going cold)

January 11, 2022

Via: CSO Online

As we enter the second year of the pandemic, it’s not an exaggeration to say that COVID-19 has impacted every aspect of our personal and professional lives. When it comes to trends in enterprise security, the pandemic has been a […]


Access control, Mobile, Security, Wireless security

How to share your Wi-Fi password safely

January 11, 2022

Via: Malwarebytes

You may not have as many people visiting your home due to the pandemic, but restrictions are a hit-and-miss affair. It’s possible your region has opened up a little, and you’re seeing folks in your home for the first time […]


Privacy protection, Security

What to expect in 2022 privacy wise?

January 10, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

DeleteMe releases its privacy predictions for 2022, based on developments seen in 2020/2021 as well as original research conducted for its 2021 PII Marketplace Report. “A lot of things related to online privacy have changed in the last 2 years, […]


Cloud security, Security

5 top hybrid cloud security challenges

January 10, 2022

Via: CSO Online

For a growing number of organizations, IT environments encompass a blend of public cloud services, private clouds, and on-premises infrastructure—with the latter becoming an ever-smaller portion of the mix. The past two years have seen a major uptick in the […]


Cloud security, Security

6 cloud security trends to watch for in 2022

January 10, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

It’s fascinating to take a step back and look at how “the cloud” developed over the last two decades. There has been a lot of innovation that has sparked a new wave of technologies – from the boom in serverless […]