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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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Should the Internet be Secure by Default? Facebook CSO Says No

August 2, 2017
VIDEO: Facebook CSO Alex Stamos explains why security shouldn't be baked into the fabric of the internet and why researchers remain attracted to zero-day vulnerabilities.
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DEF CON Takes Aim at Smart Guns

July 31, 2017
Security researcher reveals that smart gun technology apparently isn't all that smart.
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How DEF CON Securely Streams Video to Hackers

July 31, 2017
VIDEO: Videoman explains the networking setup used at the DEF CON 25 security conference to share video content.
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Black Hat: How To Break the First Law of Robotics

July 27, 2017
Researchers at Black Hat conference reveal attacks against industrial robots.
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The Dark Tangent Reflects on 20 Years of Black Hat

July 26, 2017
Jeff Moss, aka 'Dark Tangent' takes time on the Black Hat stage to reflect on the event and the community he launched two decades ago.
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Black Hat: Building a Ransomware Resilient File System with ShieldFS

July 26, 2017
Researchers detail new approach that could one day help limit the risk of ransomware attacks.
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CrowdStrike Debuts Cybersecurity Search Engine Technology at Black Hat

July 25, 2017
Security vendor debuts a new capability that will accelerate time to resolution for incident investigations.
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Black Hat: The Next Generation of Red and Blue Security Testing is Purple Team

July 25, 2017
Accenture Security details a new approach to improve incident management and response.
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Qualys Expands Cloud and SSL/TLS Security Services

July 24, 2017
New CloudView and CertView modules announced for the Qualys Cloud Platform.
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