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Network security, Security

Sentry’s capabilities enable enterprise teams to reduce risk and management overhead

September 17, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

Sentry announced new capabilities that reduce management overhead and accelerate issue response times for enterprise development teams. With percent-based alerts, Code Owners for GitHub and GitLab, team and personal notifications in Slack, and SCIM support for Okta, teams can find […]


Cloud security, Security

Safe Systems CloudInsight M365 Security Basics provides visibility into Microsoft security settings

September 17, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

Safe Systems released CloudInsight M365 Security Basics, which provides financial institutions visibility into their security settings for Azure Active Directory and O365/M365 tenants. Digital security will continue to be a growing concern for modern financial institutions. According to a recent […]


Threats & Malware, Vulnerabilities

Open source cyberattacks increasing by 650%, popular projects more vulnerable

September 17, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

Sonatype released a report that revealed continued strong growth in open source supply and demand dynamics. Further, with regard to open source security risks, the report reveals a 650% year over year increase in supply chain attacks aimed at upstream […]


Access control, Security

The digital identity imperative

September 17, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

The ever-evolving shift to digital means that most of our day-to-day activities are carried out online. We’re now accustomed to simply toggling through a few apps to book a ride, order dinner and scroll through content from friends and public […]


Access control, Security

Microsoft announces passwordless authentication option for consumers

September 16, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

After offering the passwordless authentication option to enterprise customers in March 2021, Microsoft has now started rolling it out to its consumer segment of users. The Passwordless account option “Beginning today, you can now completely remove the password from your […]


Data loss, Threats & Malware

Mass Personal Data Theft From Paris Covid Tests: Hospitals

September 16, 2021

Via: Security Week

Hospital officials said they filed a complaint with the Paris prosecutor’s office on Wednesday after confirming on September 12 that such a cyber attack took place over the summer. Stolen were the identities, social security numbers and contact details of […]


Network security, Security

How CISOs and CIOs should share cybersecurity ownership

September 16, 2021

Via: CSO Online

In most organizations, it is common for both the CISO and CIO to have responsibilities around cybersecurity—an issue increasingly pivotal to the effective running of any modern business. Clear, defined cybersecurity ownership can prove integral to successful organizational security positioning. […]


Cyber warfare, Cyber-crime

Russia & Ransomware: ‘Nothing’s Changed’

September 16, 2021

Via: SecureWorld

The same week that infamous cyber criminal gang REvil re-emerged from the depths of the dark web with a new ransomware variant, U.S. officials say that not much has changed when it comes to ransomware and Russia. President Biden spoke […]


Threats & Malware, Vulnerabilities

Bot attack volumes growing 41% year over year, human-initiated attacks down 29%

September 16, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

Bot attack volumes grew 41% year over year with human-initiated attacks falling 29%, according to a report from LexisNexis Risk Solutions. The report confirms earlier trend patterns showing the financial services industry and media businesses bear the brunt of increased […]


Cyber-crime, Phishing

Attackers Impersonate DoT in Two-Day Phishing Scam

September 15, 2021

Via: Threat Post

Threat actors impersonated the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) in a two-day phishing campaign that used a combination of tactics – including creating new domains that mimic federal sites so as to appear to be legitimate – to evade security […]