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5-Year Breach May Have Exposed Billions of Text Messages

10/06/2021
The attack affected Syniverse, a major telecom company that annually routes billions of text messages for hundreds of mobile carriers.

MacOS Security: What Security Teams Should Know

10/06/2021
As more macOS patches emerge and cybercriminals and nation-states take aim at the platform, experts discuss how macOS security has evolved and how businesses can protect employees.

Aerospace, Telecommunications Companies Victims of Stealthy Iranian Cyber-Espionage Campaign

10/06/2021
Since at least 2018, "MalKamak" group has targeted firms in the Middle East, Russia, and other areas to steal sensitive data, security vendor says.

How to Determine the Best Managed Cybersecurity Model for You

10/06/2021
Organizations need to protect against online threats in the most cost-effective manner possible. How do they determine the best managed cybersecurity model?

Why Not Sharing Is Caring When It Comes to Cybersecurity

10/06/2021
Three key tips to help ensure your employees keep vital information safe.

Amazon's Twitch Streaming Service Hacked, Sensitive Data Leaked

10/06/2021
Attackers claim to have dumped Twitch source code, payment information, and unreleased gaming product plan online.

Optiv Rebrands as Cyber Advisory & Solutions Leader

10/06/2021
Optiv announced it will create a new market category to protect business value and accelerate performance.

A Culture of Unity Is Key to Solving the Cyber Challenge

10/06/2021
Lack of unity in vendor solutions and in security teams' culture are detrimental to a successful and productive security strategy.

Mandiant Tackles Ransomware and Breaches With New Tools

10/05/2021
Mandiant's new software-as-a-service offerings tap into the company's extensive threat intelligence capabilities to help cybersecurity teams detect and respond to ransomware attacks and data breaches.

Misconfigured Apache Airflow Platforms Threaten Organizations

10/05/2021
Security researchers found thousands of credentials for popular cloud-hosted services exposed on insecure instances of the popular workflow management technology.

Mandia Alerted NSA on FireEye's SolarWinds Breach

10/05/2021
"National security" concerns led former CEO Kevin Mandia to call the NSA when FireEye discovered its breach in late 2020.

Google to Enable Two-Factor Authentication for 150M More Users

10/05/2021
The company also provided guidance on how to protect information stored in inactive accounts.

Loss of Intellectual Property, Customer Data Pose Greatest Business Risks

10/05/2021
The slightly "good" news? Security professionals are a little less concerned about certain threats than last year, according to Dark Reading's "State of Incident Response 2021" report.

Why Access Control Has Become an Important Front in the War Against Cybercrime

10/05/2021
A Hiscox report has found that spending on cybersecurity from businesses has doubled since 2019. Tomáš Vystavěl, Chief Product Officer at 2N TELEKOMUNIKACE, investigates why access control has become such an important asset in the fight against cybercrime.

CVE Data Is Often Misinterpreted: Here's What to Look For

10/05/2021
Common vulnerabilities and exposures (CVEs) contain actionable details that can help address your security concerns. Here's how to get more from CVE data.

Windows 11 Available: What Security Pros Should Know

10/04/2021
Microsoft discusses the security requirements and changes coming to the newest version of its Windows operating system.

One Identity Acquires OneLogin to Boost Identity Security Portfolio

10/04/2021
The combination of One Identity and OneLogin will provide customers with a unified identity security platform to manage identities and networks.

New Atom Silo Ransomware Group Targets Confluence Servers

10/04/2021
An attack that took place over two days used a recently disclosed vulnerability in Atlassian's Confluence collaboration software.

Law Enforcement Agencies Seize $375K in Ukraine Ransomware Bust

10/04/2021
A coordinated effort by law enforcement agencies is viewed as a good sign, but security analysts fear this is just the tip of the iceberg.

CISA Kicks Off Cybersecurity Awareness Month

10/04/2021
CISA will dedicate October to encourage everyone to be cyber smart.