NSFOCUS in the News

NSFOCUS Unveils New DDoS Mitigation Solution with Contextual Analysis

March 5, 2019 | Devika Jain

Cyberwire – RSAC’s 2019 edition of its Innovation Sandbox was held yesterday, with ten of the security sector’s most interesting start-ups on display. NSFOCUS, a leader in holistic hybrid security solutions, today unveiled Attack Threat Monitoring, which provides real-time insights and contextual awareness of the global DDoS threat landscape.

Data Manipulation: The Next Level of Cyberattacks

February 20, 2019 | Devika Jain

Channel Futures – Today cyberattacks aim to steal information or hijack infrastructure. While these threats are damaging enough, nation states and bad actors are not resting on their laurels. Next up in their nasty bag of tricks is blowing a hole in data integrity via unauthorized data changes, planting false information, changing sensor reads, and […]

Chrome 72 arrives with code injection blocking and new developer features

January 29, 2019 | Devika Jain

VentureBeat – Google today launched Chrome 72 for Windows, Mac, and Linux. The release includes code injection blocking and new developer features. You can update to the latest version now using Chrome’s built-in updater or download it directly from google.com/chrome. With over 1 billion users, Chrome is both a browser and a major platform that […]

Week in review: Man in the Cloud attacks, Google GDPR fine, business resilience

January 27, 2019 | Devika Jain

Help Net Security – Researchers analyze DDoS attacks as coordinated gang activities In a new report, NSFOCUS introduced the IP Chain-Gang concept, in which each chain-gang is controlled by a single threat actor or a group of related threat actors and exhibit similar behavior among the various attacks conducted by the same gang.

Researchers analyze DDoS attacks as coordinated gang activities

January 21, 2019 | Devika Jain

Help Net Security – In a new report, NSFOCUS introduced the IP Chain-Gang concept, in which each chain-gang is controlled by a single threat actor or a group of related threat actors and exhibit similar behavior among the various attacks conducted by the same gang. Researchers analyzed attack types, volume, size of events, gang activities, […]

Are Smart Cities Secure?

January 20, 2019 | Devika Jain

RFID Journal – Planning and oversight have the most significant impact when securing a smart city utilizing Internet of Things and RFID technologies. Recently, I participated in several tenders for smart-city projects around the world. I also partook in CEO roundtable discussions at Telecom Exchange LA, including one about what Los Angeles would look like […]

The Daily Briefing

January 18, 2019 | Devika Jain

CyberWire – Yesterday Troy Hunt announced, to considerable éclat, the discovery of a large trove of credentials for sale in a dark web souk. He calls it “Collection #1.” The hood offering the material for sale goes by the nom-de-hack of “Sanixer.” KrebsOnSecurity contacted Sanixer and concluded that the material is relatively old, gleaned from […]

Morning Cybersecurity: Cyberattacks could cost trillions globally

January 17, 2019 | Devika Jain

POLITICO – OUCH! CYBERCRIME LOSSES WILL STING — Research out today from Accenture found that cyberattacks could cost companies worldwide some $5.2 trillion over five years. That’s according to more than 1,700 CEOs and C-suite executives in Accenture’s first survey of business leaders on the financial toll from criminal hackers. High tech is expected take […]

Cybersecurity trends 2019: What should you look out for?

January 4, 2019 | Devika Jain

Silicon Republic – As the year begins, there are a few key areas that cybersecurity professionals should keep in mind. After the excesses of the holiday period, you are more than likely looking at the blank slate of a new year before you with a sense of optimism and hope for times ahead. Those in […]

Cyber security predictions roundup for 2019

December 21, 2018 | Devika Jain

IT WORLD CANADA – Criminals using artificial intelligence. More nation-state backed attacks. The Internet held hostage. Dangerous chatbots. President Trump’s cellphone will be hacked. And, of course, more malware. These are some of the predictions security vendors see coming in the next 12 months. It’s not a pretty picture, but then again cyber security never […]