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Larry Ellison Promises Oracle Autonomous Security Technology

October 2, 2017
How do you avoid becoming the next Equifax data breach? Oracle founder Larry Ellison figures you have to take humans out of the equation.
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Google Android and Apple iOS Update for Critical Wi-Fi Vulnerabilities

September 27, 2017
Months after Broadpwn bug, another set of critical cross-operating system Wi-Fi flaws has been patched.
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Threat Stack Raises $45M to Advance Security Platform

September 19, 2017
Total funding to date now stands at $70M as the company continues to grow.
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Open Source Summit: Securing IoT is About Avoiding Anti-Patterns

September 13, 2017
There are a lot of different pitfalls when it comes to IoT security that developers need to avoid.
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5 Top Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) Solutions

September 13, 2017
Enterprise mobility management (EMM) is a sophisticated technology for controlling mobile access to data and networks. We review five of the top EMM solutions.
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Lenovo Settles Superfish Privacy Claims with U.S. FTC for $3.5M

September 8, 2017
The simple lesson in this case is to not pre-install software that violates user privacy.
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Apache Struts Update Patches Critical Vulnerabilities

September 5, 2017
Widely used Java framework is once again updating for some highly impactful issues.
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Reflected XSS Vulnerability in WordPress WooCommerce Patched

August 31, 2017
Widely used ecommerce module had a flaw that could have been used as a stepping stone to a larger attack.
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VMware Outlines 5 Pillars of Cyber Hygiene

August 30, 2017
At the VMworld 2017 conference, VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger outlines the basics of improving cybersecurity.
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App Install Advertising Fraud is a $300M Problem

August 25, 2017
New report from DataVisor on the underworld of app install advertising reveals the techniques used by fraudsters.
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Google Improves Security in Android 8.0 Oreo

August 22, 2017
New version of Android includes multiple new capabilities to enhance mobile operating system security.
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New Research Sheds Light on the Mirai Botnet

August 21, 2017
USENIX paper on Understanding the Mirai Botnet provides seven months of data insights into the IoT botnet.
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How Amazon Solved The Biggest Cloud Security Threat

August 18, 2017
NEWS ANALYSIS: New services from Amazon announced this week could help to end unintentional data leaks.
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Ethereum Blockchain Powers Vault One Password Service

August 16, 2017
Ethereum isn't just for cryptocurrency anymore as a new startup uses the underlying open-source blockchain to help improve password security.
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ICS Security Firm Dragos Raises $10M

August 14, 2017
VIDEO: Rob Lee, CEO and Founder of Dragos discusses his Black Hat USA session on the Crash Override attack.
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Git, SVN and Mercurial Open-Source Version Control Systems Update for Critical Security Vulnerability

August 10, 2017
The three major open-source version control systems were all at risk from a flaw that could enable arbitrary code execution.
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Google Patches Android for 49 Vulnerabilities in August Update

August 8, 2017
Once again, Google's media framework is home to the bulk of the patched issues.
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Qualys CEO Calls WannaCry a "Godsend" for his Business

August 4, 2017
Qualys reports second quarter fiscal 2017 revenue of $55.3 million as security events like WannaCry help to drive more business opportunity.
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The Adventures of Anti-Virus and the Leaky Sandbox

August 3, 2017
VIDEO: SafeBreach co-founder and CTO Itzik Kotler and VP of Security Research Amit Klein provide an overview of their Black Hat session on how to exploit anti-virus vendors.
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