It is no surprise that everyone, including organizations, are vulnerable to a large amount of threats on a daily basis. In Q3 of 2016 alone, Panda Labs captured 18 million new malware samples; that is not including samples detected by other companies. Furthermore, in a study done by Friedrich-Alexander University (FAU), 78% of participants stated …read more
Vigilance Security Magazine – Complex attacks on web-based applications are on the rise, accounting for approximately 40 percent of all data breaches in 2016. To combat this growing threat, NSFOCUS has introduced its Web Application Security solution to ensure enterprises are equipped with the most comprehensive application-layer protection against web attacks that can result in …read more
SC Magazine UK – 2016 was a year of record breaking DDoS attacks, SC’s Roi Perez discusses why they are here to stay and what can we expect in 2017
PC Authority AU – The danger of atomic fragments in the 20-year-old IPv6 protocol have been known for a long time, so why are sys admins still failing to harden their networks against this vulnerability?
SC Magazine UK – The danger of atomic fragments in the 20-year-old IPv6 protocol have been known for a long time, so why are sys admins still failing to harden their networks against this vulnerability?
Dark Reading – Public cloud adoption and security concerns are expected to grow as more businesses transition to the cloud.
SC Magazine – A cybersecurity researcher found a flaw in Facebook’s WhatsApp’s encrypted messaging program, creating a backdoor that could allow the company to view message content.
Techopedia – Cybersecurity has been a key topic in IT for years and each and every year brings new challenges. Hackers develop new and more sophisticated ways to access data, resources and an increasing number of other things that are now found in the cloud, leaving cybersecurity professionals to defend their turf. And it seems …read more
The Merkle – Even though there has been a strong focus on cybersecurity throughout 2016, the year 2017 will be a defining moment for online security. Experts have weighed in what we are most likely to encounter in the cyber world over the coming months, and things are not looking pretty. New emerging trends will …read more
Computerworld – Getting the gang together. Last month, I presented you a chamber of horrors—the worst people you meet doing IT security, many of them your friends and, sadly, co-workers. But I don’t like to dwell on the negative! So I asked a slew of IT pros about the best people, the ones they want …read more