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10 Can't-Miss Talks at Black Hat Asia

02/23/2018
With threats featuring everything from nation-states to sleep states, the sessions taking place from March 20-23 in Singapore are relevant to security experts around the world.

Visa: EMV Cards Drove 70% Decline in Fraud

02/23/2018
Merchants who adopted chip technology saw a sharp decline in counterfeit fraud between 2015 and 2017, Visa reports.

Leveraging Security to Enable Your Business

02/23/2018
When done right, security doesn't have to be the barrier to employee productivity that many have come to expect. Here's how.

Enabling Better Risk Mitigation with Threat Intelligence

02/23/2018
In order to get the maximum benefit from threat intel you need to be able to operationalize it. Here's how.

Best Practices for Recruiting & Retaining Women in Security

02/22/2018
Gender diversity can help fill the security talent gap, new Forrester Research report says.

Criminals Obtain Code-Signing Certificates Using Stolen Corporate IDs

02/22/2018
The certificates are available on demand at prices ranging from $299 to $1,599, says Recorded Future.

It's Not What You Know, It's What You Can Prove That Matters to Investigators

02/22/2018
Achieving the data visibility to ensure you can provide auditors with the information they need after a breach, and do so in just a few days, has never been more difficult.

SEC: Companies Must Disclose More Info on Cybersecurity Attacks & Risks

02/22/2018
New agency guidance statement also says company officials, execs can't trade stocks if they have unannounced information on a security breach at the company.

IRS Warns of Spike in W-2 Phishing Emails

02/22/2018
The IRS reports an increase in reports of phishing emails asking for W-2 information.

Anatomy of an Attack on the Industrial IoT

02/22/2018
How cyber vulnerabilities on sensors can lead to production outage and financial loss.

Security Liability in an 'Assume Breach' World

02/22/2018
Cybersecurity today is more than an IT issue. It's a product quality issue, a customer service issue, an operational issue, and an executive issue. Here's why.

Global Cybercrime Costs Top $600 Billion

02/21/2018
More than 50% of attacks result in damages of over $500K, two reports show.

The Mobile Threat: 4 out of 10 Businesses Report 'Significant' Risk

02/21/2018
Organizations put efficiency and profit before security, leading to system downtime and data loss, according to inaugural research from Verizon.

Trucking Industry Launches Info Sharing, Cybercrime Reporting Service

02/21/2018
American Trucking Associations developed new Fleet CyWatch threat reporting, information sharing service in conjunction with FBI.

Takeaways from the Russia-Linked US Senate Phishing Attacks

02/21/2018
The Zero Trust Security approach could empower organizations and protect their customers in ways that go far beyond typical security concerns.

7 Cryptominers & Cryptomining Botnets You Can't Ignore

02/21/2018
Cryptominers have emerged as a major threat to organizations worldwide. Here are seven you cannot afford to ignore.

C-Suite Divided Over Security Concerns

02/21/2018
Survey shows 60% of CEOs plan to invest the most resources in malware prevention, but CISOs, CIOs, and CTOs are on a different page.

Getting Started with IoT Security in Healthcare

02/21/2018
There's a hazard that comes with introducing any new element into patient care whether it's a new drug or a connected device. These four steps will help keep patients safe.

Researcher to Release Free Attack Obfuscation Tool

02/20/2018
Cybercrime gang FIN7, aka Carbanak, spotted hiding behind another Windows function, according to research to be presented at Black Hat Asia next month.

Facebook Aims to Make Security More Social

02/20/2018
Facebook's massive user base creates an opportunity to educate billions on security.