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CyberGRX Shows Organizations Fail to Mitigate Third-Party Risk

09/22/2021
Independent Research Firm uncovers that significant events would need to happen for organizations to elevate the importance of third-party cyber-risk mitigation strategies.

Why Security Pros Should Rethink Their Focus on Information Resilience

09/22/2021
Resilience is often defined as being able to withstand disruptions and rebound to a previous state. But a system's ability to return to a prior state doesn't mean it's sufficiently resilient.

Druva Introduces Curated Recovery Technology for Accelerated Ransomware Recovery

09/22/2021
Combining this comprehensive ransomware recovery module with Druva's built-in security framework, businesses can now better protect critical data and recover faster with confidence.

Synology Releases C2 Backup for Windows

09/22/2021
Synology launches C2 Backup, providing powerful and efficient data protection for Windows devices.

New Cooperative's Ransomware Attack Underscores Threat to Food & Agriculture

09/21/2021
The Iowa grain cooperative took its systems offline in response to a security incident earlier this week.

CTO 2.0: Maiffret Rejoins BeyondTrust

09/21/2021
Hacker-turned-entrepreneur Marc Maiffret reflects on his past few years "embedded" with enterprise security teams and how it has shaped his security view.

10 Threat Trends in DNS Security

09/21/2021
Cisco Security examines Cisco Umbrella data for trends in malicious DNS activity during 2020.

US Treasury Dept. Sanctions Suex Cryptocurrency Exchange

09/21/2021
Sanctions are a result of Suex's role in facilitating transactions for ransomware attackers., officials say.

Data Sharing, Added Security Steps Drive Consumers to Shop Elsewhere

09/21/2021
A new survey finds most shoppers will stop a transaction if asked for too much personal information or to complete many security steps.

5 Ways to Become a Better Cyber-Threat Exterminator

09/21/2021
Tactical threat intelligence feeds directly into security operations and helps tighten existing security controls and improve incident response times.

Elizabeth Kolade on How AI Is a 'Double-Edged Sword' & the Challenge of Harmonizing Cyber and Physical Security

09/21/2021
An analyst at the Defence Space Administration, Nigeria, Elizabeth Kolade was named in the list of 'One to watch: Security' for the IFSEC Global Influencers in Security and Fire 2021. Julian Hall put some quickfire questions to her on the trends and issues she's witnessing in the sector.

Why Cryptomining Malware Is a Harbinger of Future Attacks

09/21/2021
Crypto thieves rely on users not noticing installation of their tiny payload on thousands of machines, or the CPU cycles being siphoned off to perpetuate the schemes.

Open Source Software Projects Up Their Security Game but Face More Attacks

09/20/2021
Patches for dependencies are trickling up through the open source ecosystem faster than ever — a good thing because attackers are focusing more on open source software.

archTIS Acquires Cipherpoint Technology Assets and Customers

09/20/2021
Accretive asset purchase adds to archTIS’ rapidly growing annual recurring revenue, global distribution and industry-leading intellectual property.

10 Ways to Avoid Zero-Trust Failure

09/20/2021
Here are the prerequisites to have in order before getting past the zero-trust gate.

Google: New Privacy Feature Will Affect 'Billions' of Android Devices

09/20/2021
Starting in December, Google will expand its "permissions auto-reset feature" to devices using Android 6.0 and higher.

F5 Networks to Buy Threat Stack

09/20/2021
F5 Networks plans to combine its application and API security tools with Threat Stack's cloud protection capabilities.

White House Cybersecurity Summit: A Missed Opportunity

09/20/2021
Last month's summit with the president was missing something crucial: representation from those who deal with critical infrastructure.

Arista, Cisco, Huawei, Juniper Networks, and Nokia Launch New MANRS Equipment Vendor Program to Improve Routing Security

09/17/2021
Founding members of the MANRS Initiative will tackle the systemic vulnerabilities of global routing security through groundbreaking collaborative action.

CISA to Host Fourth Annual National Cybersecurity Summit

09/17/2021
Registration is now open for the October event.