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Category: Security


Access control, Security

How Organizations Can Prevent Users from Using Breached Passwords

December 4, 2020

Via: The Hacker News

There is no question that attackers are going after your sensitive account data. Passwords have long been a target of those looking to compromise your environment. Why would an attacker take the long, complicated way if they have the keys […]


Email security, Security

FBI Warns of Auto-Forwarding Email Rules Abused for BEC Scams

December 3, 2020

Via: Security Week

Cybercriminals are exploiting the mass shift to telework during the COVID-19 pandemic to conduct malicious operations, including BEC scams that are more likely to succeed due to the targeting of an email rule forwarding vulnerability. In 2019, BEC losses surpassed […]


Network security, Security

Bridging the Cybersecurity Skills Gap as Cyber Risk Increases

December 3, 2020

Via: Security Week

The uptick in cyber-attacks during the pandemic is well documented at this point. As ransomware, phishing, insider threats and other types of attacks rise, IT and business leaders are already anticipating an increased need for more cybersecurity professionals. The industry […]


Cloud security, Security

5 Ways to Accelerate Security Confidence for AWS Cloud

December 3, 2020

Via: Security Intelligence

Today’s cloud services customers are looking beyond the basic benefits of the cloud, such as ease of scale and payment options. Now, they want the cloud to keep their business evolving and improve customer experience to help them compete. Amazon […]


Network security, Security

4 tips for partnering with marketing on social media security

December 2, 2020

Via: CSO Online

If you ask cybersecurity execs where the biggest risk to their companies lies, 41.33% will tell you it’s marketing tech. At least, that’s what research provider Pollfish contends in its October 2020 report of 600 American professionals. Not just any […]


Network security, Security

The Future of Cybersecurity: How to Prepare for a Crisis in 2020 and Beyond

December 1, 2020

Via: Security Intelligence

When it comes to the future of cybersecurity, an ounce of prevention is worth far more than a pound of cure. According to the Ponemon Institute and IBM Security’s 2020 Cost of a Data Breach Report, enterprises that designated an […]


Network security, Security

COVID-19 Is Requiring Us to Implement Cyber Distancing

November 30, 2020

Via: Security Week

For many of us stuck working from home for most of the year, the lines between work and home activities have blurred. You might not even realize when you’re using your work computer to buy something online or using your […]


Cyber-crime, Email security, Phishing, Security

‘Return to Office’ Phishing Emails Aim to Steal Credentials

November 30, 2020

Via: DataBreach Today

Researchers at Abnormal Security have uncovered a credential-stealing phishing campaign that spoofs internal company memos concerning returning to the office. The ongoing campaign is believed to have targeted about 100,000 inboxes, bypassing Google G Suite email security, the researchers say. […]


Network security, Security

5 Cyber Lessons Learned From the U.S. Election

November 24, 2020

Via: Radware Blog

Last week, I took a deep dive on U.S. election-related topics, including the government’s response to potential cyber threats, the issue of malspam during the election, and whether or not nation-state attacks had a meaningful impact on the election. Here […]


Network security, Security

Top COVID-19 security statistics

November 23, 2020

Via: CSO Online

While far from over, the COVID-19 pandemic has had a massive effect on organizations and the security teams that work to protect them. Yet there have been learnings and interesting pieces of information at every stage of the pandemic. Many […]