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Category: Security


Access control, Security

What is information security? Definition, principles, and jobs

January 17, 2020

Via: CSO Online

Information security definition Information security, sometimes abbreviated to infosec, is a set of practices intended to keep data secure from unauthorized access or alterations, both when it’s being stored and when it’s being transmitted from one machine or physical location […]


Network security, Security

What Is AI and How Can It Improve an Organization’s Security Posture?

January 17, 2020

Via: Security Intelligence

In the past few years, there’s been a lot of buzz around artificial intelligence (AI) in cybersecurity. Can AI really help businesses improve their security posture? How can we determine which solutions actually use AI versus which ones make hyped-up […]


Application security, Security

Facebook users will be notified when their credentials are used for third-party app logins

January 16, 2020

Via: Help Net Security

Facebook will (finally!) explicitly tell users who use Facebook Login to log into third-party apps what information those apps are harvesting from their FB account. At the same time, users will be able to react quickly if someone managed to […]


Cloud security, Security

What differentiates Oracle from other cloud providers when it comes to security?

January 16, 2020

Via: TechRadar

Cybersecurity is an important aspect and it becomes more precarious when organisations are flocking to the cloud to deploy mission-critical apps. Data is the new oil of the 21st century. The opportunity that the cloud presents also brings in challenges […]


Network security, Security

How SD-WAN Helps Achieve Data Security and Threat Protection

January 15, 2020

Via: Dark Reading

Retail and banking technology professionals are keenly aware of the large number of devices that connect to their enterprise’s network via Ethernet and Wi-Fi. IT sprawl at each branch adds complexity to network visibility and security, and that complexity means […]


Application security, Security

Windows 7: Microsoft Ceases Free Security Updates

January 14, 2020

Via: DataBreach Today

Microsoft on Tuesday will offer its final, free updates and security fixes for its Windows 7 operating system as well as Office 2010. The same goes for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2, which also saw free support and security […]


Network security, Security

From the AI arms race to adversarial AI

January 14, 2020

Via: TechRadar

The AI arms race is on, and it’s a cat and mouse game we see every day in our threat intelligence work. As new technology evolves, our lives become more convenient, but cybercriminals see new opportunities to attack users. Whether […]


Network security

Facebook quickly fixed a bug exploited in attacks that exposed Page Admins info

January 13, 2020

Via: Security Affairs

Last week Facebook has addressed a security issue that exposed page admin accounts, the bug was exploited in attacks in the wild against several high-profile pages. The page admin accounts are anonymous unless the Page owner opts to make the […]


Network security

Number of 5G connections to reach 1.5 billion globally by 2025

January 13, 2020

Via: Help Net Security

The total number of 5G connections will reach 1.5 billion globally by 2025, rising from only 5 million in 2019, according to Juniper Research. This is an annual average growth of 150% over the next 6 years. The new study […]


Network security, Security

5 Tips on How to Build a Strong Security Metrics Framework

January 10, 2020

Via: Threat Post

When designed appropriately and measured objectively, metrics are an indispensable part of a mature security program. Solid metrics can help an organization measure and track risk and performance as well as make educated adjustments and decisions as required. While most […]