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The CIO's Shifting Role: Improving Security With Shared Responsibility

03/25/2021
CIOs must create a culture centered around cybersecurity that is easily visible and manageable.

How Personally Identifiable Information Can Put Your Company at Risk

03/25/2021
By being more mindful of how and where they share PII, employees will deprive cybercriminals of their most useful tool.

6 Tips for Limiting Damage From Third-Party Attacks

03/25/2021
The ability to protect your organization from third-party attacks will become increasingly critical as attackers try to maximize the effectiveness of their malicious campaigns.

Sierra Wireless Website Still Down After Ransomware Attack

03/24/2021
The company believes the attack's impact is limited to its internal IT systems and corporate websites.

California State Controller's Office Suffers Data Breach

03/24/2021
Employee unwittingly gave hacker access to email account for more than a day.

Ransomware Incidents Continue to Dominate Threat Landscape

03/24/2021
Cisco Talos' IR engagements found attackers relied heavily on malware like Zloader and BazarLoader to distribute ransomware in the past three months.

Facebook Reports China-Linked Cyberattack Targeting Uyghurs

03/24/2021
Facebook has removed accounts used to send malicious links to Uyghur people with the goal of infecting their devices.

What a Federal Data Privacy Law Would Mean for Consumers

03/24/2021
With an array of serious proposals from both sides of the political divide, it looks as though the US may finally have a national privacy law.

How to Protect Our Critical Infrastructure From Attack

03/24/2021
Just how worried should we be about a cyber or physical attack on national infrastructure? Chris Price reports on how the pandemic, the growth of remote working, and IoT are putting assets at risk.

Prioritizing Application & API Security After the COVID Cloud Rush

03/24/2021
As companies hit the gas to accommodate the rapid shift to work-from-home, security fell behind. Now, it's time to close those gaps.

Anti-Spoofing for Email Gains Adoption, but Enforcement Lags

03/23/2021
More organizations adopt sender authentication, but strict quarantining or rejection of unauthenticated messages remains uncommon.

Inside the Web Shell Used in the Microsoft Exchange Server Attacks

03/23/2021
The history and details of China Chopper - a Web shell commonly seen in the widespread Microsoft Exchange Server attacks.

Disgruntled IT Contractor Sentenced in Retaliatory Office 365 Attack

03/23/2021
Former contractor deleted 1,200 user accounts in revenge.

Organizations Making Little Headway in Addressing Human Risk

03/23/2021
Most enterprise security awareness efforts remain half-hearted, a new SANS survey shows.

Do Cybercriminals Fear Arrest?

03/23/2021
Researchers explore how cybercriminals weigh the possibility of arrest and whether it deters criminal activity.

Disrupting the Cybercriminal Supply Chain

03/23/2021
It is time to turn the tables on cybercriminals and use their own tactics against them.

Cartoon Caption Winner: In Hot Water

03/23/2021
And the winner of The Edge's March cartoon caption contest is ...

Data Protection Is a Group Effort

03/23/2021
When every employee is well-versed in customer data privacy principles, the DPO knows the enterprise's sensitive data is in good hands.

Researchers Discover Two Dozen Malicious Chrome Extensions

03/22/2021
Extensions are being used to serve up unwanted adds, steal data, and divert users to malicious sites, Cato Networks says.

Acer Reportedly Hit With $50M Ransomware Attack

03/22/2021
Reports say a ransomware gang has given Acer until March 28 to pay, or it will double the ransom amount.