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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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NeuVector Courts Large-Scale Enterprise Container Deployments

November 13, 2017 |

Version 1.3 of the application container security solution marks the arrival of a new Enterprise edition.

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Skills Shortage is a Key Factor in Data Breaches, Cyber Security Pros Say

November 13, 2017 |

62 percent of security professionals say their organization simply doesn't provide sufficient training for its cyber security staff.

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Security Applications of Blockchain

November 10, 2017 |

Certificate authorities, key signings and DNS records are some of the ways Blockchain could make data and the web more secure and prevent DDoS attacks.

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79 Percent of Companies Have No Plan in Place for GDPR

November 10, 2017 |

23 percent haven't yet determined whether it's relevant to their organization.

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Barracuda Acquires Sonian for Email Intelligence and Security

November 09, 2017 |

The deal will lend visibility into how the email habits of users align with a business' security, legal and compliance requirements.

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