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Who's In Your Wallet? Exploring Mobile Wallet Security

10/25/2021
Security flaws in contactless payments for transportation systems could lead to fraud for stolen devices, researchers find.

5 Ways CMMC Security Requirements May Impact Universities

10/25/2021
The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification puts research universities in a position where they must validate the effectiveness of their security controls before applying for a grant or bidding on a government contract.

How We Can Narrow the Talent Shortage in Cybersecurity

10/25/2021
Filling crucial roles in cybersecurity and addressing the talent shortage requires rethinking who qualifies as a "cybersecurity professional" and rewriting traditional job descriptions.

Ransomware Rise Pushes Organizations to Prepare for Attack

10/23/2021
Ransomware attacks continue to grow in number and severity, data shows, but organizations are stepping up to prepare for the threat.

aDolus Raises $2.5M to Secure Critical Infrastructure and Grow Sales and Marketing Team

10/22/2021
Software supply chain security experts to drive aggressive go-to-market strategy

'TodayZoo' Phishing Kit Cobbled Together From Other Malware

10/22/2021
Microsoft's analysis of a recent phishing attack shows how cybercriminals are mixing and matching to efficiently develop their attack frameworks.

7 Ways to Lock Down Enterprise Printers

10/22/2021
Following the PrintNightmare case, printer security has become a hot issue for security teams. Here are seven ways to keep printers secure on enterprise networks.

What Does Better Insider Risk Management Look Like?

10/22/2021
Conventional data security tools do not address insider risk — a growing problem in today's remote-hybrid world. We need a better way to manage insider risk.

What Squid Game Teaches Us About Cybersecurity

10/22/2021
When life inside the security operations center feels treacherous, here are some suggestions for getting out alive.

Google Buckles Down on Android Enterprise Security

10/21/2021
The launch of Android 12 brings several new default security features, along with new security efforts for Android Enterprise.

Malware Abuses Core Features of Discord

10/21/2021
Researchers warn that Discord's bot framework can be easily weaponized.

Cybrary Launches New Partnership with Check Point Software to Make Cybersecurity Training Accessible to All

10/21/2021
Online cybersecurity professional development platform bolsters the Check Point Education Initiative.

Security Teams Still Favor Prevention Over Detection

10/21/2021
Security leaders are adopting a multilayered approach to address new security threats and risks.

Akamai Technologies Completes Acquisition of Guardicore to Extend Its Zero Trust Solutions to Help Stop Ransomware

10/21/2021
Guardicore's micro-segmentation products will be added to Akamai's portfolio of Zero Trust solutions.

Plurilock to Acquire Assets of CloudCodes Software

10/21/2021
Transaction marks Plurilock’s second acquisition in 2021.

Invicti Security Announces $625 Million Growth Investment Led by Summit Partners

10/21/2021
Web application security provider plans to leverage new investment to continue product expansion and support global growth.

Nearly Three-Quarters of Organizations Victimized by DNS Attacks in Past 12 Months

10/21/2021
Response and recovery have significant impact on 58% of targeted businesses.

Cohesity Announces Disaster Recovery as a Service, Providing Automated Disaster Recovery

10/21/2021
New Offering Can Help Businesses Quickly Recover from Ransomware Attacks, Speed Data Recovery, and Advance Business Continuity

Why Should My Organization Consider XDR?

10/21/2021
XDR is a newish industry term addressing a very old problem: security products that don't work together to detect threats.

Microsoft Launches Security Program for Nonprofits

10/21/2021
A new set of security tools is built to assess risk, provide monitoring and notification if an attack occurs, and train IT pros and users.