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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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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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 […]


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Cable Haunt: Millions of Cable Modems With Broadcom Chips Vulnerable to Attacks

January 10, 2020

Via: Security Week

The vulnerability, dubbed Cable Haunt and tracked as CVE-2019-19494, was identified by researchers from Lyrebirds and an independent expert. They’ve reproduced the attack on ten cable modems from Sagemcom, Netgear, Technicolor and COMPAL, but other manufacturers also likely use the […]


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Covered Security provides financial incentive to improve security practices

January 10, 2020

Via: Help Net Security

Covered Security announced the Covered Kudo Sweepstakes, providing financial incentive for enterprise and home users of its Personal Assistant for Security to improve their security practices. Making the adoption of improved security habits fast, simple, and personally rewarding, the Personal […]


Network security

Facebook declares war on ‘deepfakes’

January 8, 2020

Via: Hot for Security

Beleaguered social media platform Facebook is stepping up its game against media manipulation. Recognizing that deepfake content poses a real threat to society, Zuck’s social network swears to ban all such content from its platform, starting now. A blog post […]


Network security

Smart cities are on the rise, what are the dangers?

January 8, 2020

Via: Help Net Security

A combination of job prospects, local amenities and other attractions is drawing more people to city living than ever before. Indeed, the UN estimates that by 2050 two-thirds of the global population will be living in cities, up from just […]