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Equifax just became the first company to have its outlook downgraded for a cyber attack

Equifax just became the first company to have its outlook downgraded for a cyber attack

Mark Begor, CEO of Equifax, testifies during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill, March 7, 2019 in Washington, DC. Mark Begor, CEO of Equifax, testifies during a Senate Homeland…

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Facial Recognition Software 101: Current Debates and How to Elude It

Facial Recognition Software 101: Current Debates and How to Elude It

Facial recognition software is a relatively new technological development that is becoming adopted on a large scale by law enforcement agencies and national intelligence agencies worldwide. Theoretically, the adoption of facial recognition software and other…

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What is SQL Injection?

What is SQL Injection?

SQL Injection is a code injection technique used to attack data-driven applications by inserting malicious SQL statements into the execution field. The database is a vital part of any organization. This is handled by high-level…

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Liquid Telecom Launches New Cyber Security Platform in East Africa

Liquid Telecom Launches New Cyber Security Platform in East Africa

Liquid Telecom Kenya, part of the leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has today launched a Microsoft Cloud service in East Africa that offers a step-change in cybersecurity for the region’s most sensitive databases. The…

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70% of medical devices will be running unsupported Windows operating systems by January: report

70% of medical devices will be running unsupported Windows operating systems by January: report

The number of connected medical devices being used in hospitals and healthcare organizations continues to grow at a rapid pace, representing a vulnerable surface for cyberattacks. Raising the cyberrisks even further, 70% of devices in…

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Thirdwayv Announces the AppAuth ™ Cybersecurity Software Platform for Mission-Critical IoT Systems

Thirdwayv Announces the AppAuth ™ Cybersecurity Software Platform for Mission-Critical IoT Systems

Irvine, Calif., and IoT World Conference & Expo 2019, May 13, 2019 – Thirdwayv, a leading provider of end-to-end connectivity and security solutions for IoT applications, today announced it has added AppAuth ™ software to its growing suite…

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Category: Vulnerabilities

Category: Vulnerabilities

Microsoft SharePoint Vulnerability Exploited in the Wild May 13, 2019 Via: Security Week A critical vulnerability in Microsoft’s SharePoint collaboration platform has been exploited in the wild to deliver malware. The security hole, tracked as CVE-2019-0604,…

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A casual approach to workplace communications presents major security risks

A casual approach to workplace communications presents major security risks

Workers are comfortable sharing personal, sensitive and confidential information over chat platforms. They practice risky digital habits, and don’t care if their communications are leaked. Symphony Communication Services Workplace Confidential Survey, which polled over 1,500…

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Microsoft SharePoint Vulnerability Exploited in the Wild

Microsoft SharePoint Vulnerability Exploited in the Wild

A critical vulnerability in Microsoft’s SharePoint collaboration platform has been exploited in the wild to deliver malware. The security hole, tracked as CVE-2019-0604, got its first patch in February and another one in March after…

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The lurking danger of hacked email reply chains

The lurking danger of hacked email reply chains

Although phishing has been around in various forms since the 1990s, recent news has shown that it continues to evolve – and remains a major threat. These days, phishing tactics are so sophisticated it can…