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Cloud Security Fail: Classified U.S. Military Data Exposed in Amazon S3 Bucket

November 29, 2017 |

The exposed data includes information on the Army's Distributed Common Ground System and its cloud component, Red Disk.

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McAfee to Acquire CASB Vendor Skyhigh Networks

November 28, 2017 |

McAfee, now a standalone cybersecurity vendor, will add Skyhigh's CASB capabilities to its portfolio of security solutions. 

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Thoma Bravo to Acquire Barracuda Networks, Take It Private

November 28, 2017 |

The security vendor will operate as a privately-held company after the $1.6 billion deal is sealed.

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Fortinet Enhances Its Cloud Security Portfolio as Threat Landscape Continues to Shift

November 28, 2017 |

Fortinet reports that 35 percent of organizations it monitored were attacked with the Apache Struts vulnerability in the third quarter of 2017.

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U.S. Justice Department: Chinese Hackers Hit Siemens, Moody's, Trimble

November 28, 2017 |

Three Chinese nationals are alleged to have run a six-year campaign aimed at stealing corporate data.

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Average Organization Faced 8 DDoS Attacks a Day in Q3 2017

November 27, 2017 |

That's a 35 percent increase over the previous quarter.

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U.K. NCSC Head Warns of Russian Cyber Threats to Critical Infrastructure

November 24, 2017 |

'Russia is seeking to undermine the international system,' Martin said.

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3 Lessons to Learn from the Uber Breach

November 23, 2017 |

What you do in response to a breach is just as important as what you may or may not have done to prevent it.

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Black Friday Warning: Holiday Cyber Attacks Expected to Increase by More Than 20 Percent

November 22, 2017 |

Such attacks often begin around the Thanksgiving holiday.

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25 Percent of IT Pros Say Their Leaders Are Digitally Illiterate

November 21, 2017 |

Another 22 percent are unsure.

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Uplevel Systems Launches Secure SMB Suite

November 20, 2017 |

Aimed at small businesses and the MSPs that serve them, the bundle includes a firewall, IPS, secure DNS, VPN and other protections.

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BlueBorne Vulnerability Hits Up to 20 Million Amazon Echo, Google Home Devices

November 20, 2017 |

Both companies have released security updates.

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Threat Intelligence Firm ThreatQuotient Attracts $30 Million in Funding

November 18, 2017 |

The cybersecurity startup gets the attention of Cisco and Japanese telecommunications company NTT Docomo.

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Flood of Attacks Spread Ransomware via Remote Desktop Protocol

November 17, 2017 |

The attacks present a particular threat to small businesses.

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SecTor: What the Story of David vs Goliath Teaches Cyber-Security

November 16, 2017 |

While offensive attacks and zero-day vulnerabilities often grab headlines, understanding risk is the key to security.

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Hacking Blockchain with Smart Contracts to Control a Botnet

November 16, 2017 |

Botract attack method revealed at SecTor security conference could enable a botnet to be as resilient and as distributed as the Ethereum blockchain itself.

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Fear the Retailer: Forever 21 Hacked as Black Friday Approaches

November 15, 2017 |

The company doesn't yet know how many locations were affected.

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Barracuda Floats Cloud Generation Firewalls

November 15, 2017 |

The company's updated NextGen Firewall and Web Application Firewall offerings are now ready to tackle cloud application security challenges.

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45 Percent of IT Pros Expect a Major, Disruptive Cyber Attack Within the Next Year

November 15, 2017 |

Still, 89 percent say they're confident in their organization's cyber security stance.

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Eavesdropper Flaw, Marcher Malware Threaten Mobile Devices

November 14, 2017 |

The vulnerability and phishing attack should both be easy to resolve -- but they're thriving.

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