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Jul 24, 2019

Citrix Confirms Password-Spraying Heist of Reams of Internal IP

Security experts say the attack stemmed from weak cybersecurity controls. Digital workspace and enterprise networks vendor Citrix has concluded its investigation into a 6TB data heist in March, which it said was the work of international cybercrim..... READ MORE


Jul 24, 2019

With more hints dropped online on how to exploit BlueKeep, you've patched that Windows RDP flaw, right?

Vital clues on how to exploit the notorious Windows RDP bug, aka CVE-2019-0708 aka BlueKeep, and hijack vulnerable boxes, emerged online this week. The growing number of hints can be used by folks to develop working code that attacks Microsoft's Remo..... READ MORE


Jul 24, 2019

WordPress Plugin Flaws Exploited in Ongoing Malvertising Campaign

n ongoing malvertising campaign is exploiting WordPress plugin vulnerabilities to redirect website visitors to malicious pages. A widespread and ongoing malicious advertising campaign is exploiting several recently-disclosed WordPress plugin vulne..... READ MORE


Jul 23, 2019

Thwart the pressing threat of RDP password attacks

The problem with RDP “In recent years, criminals deploying targeted ransomware like BitPaymer, Ryuk, Matrix, and SamSam have almost completely abandoned other methods of network ingress in favor of using RDP,” say Sophos re..... READ MORE


Jul 23, 2019

Cyberthreats targeting municipalities are on the rise

Through the first half of 2019, a growing number of municipalities across the US were hit with crippling ransomware attacks, while several large companies disclosed data breaches that exposed more than 625 million records. A new AppRiver report..... READ MORE


Jul 23, 2019

Several Vulnerabilities Found in Comodo Antivirus

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Comodo Antivirus, including one that allows an attacker to escape the sandbox and escalate privileges, and the vendor does not appear to have released any patches. David Wells, a researcher at Tenable, ..... READ MORE


Jul 23, 2019

Building Resilience to Foreign Interference, Misinformation Activities

As part of the effort to #Protect2020, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is working with national partners to build resilience to foreign interferences, particularly information activities (e.g., disinformation, misinfo..... READ MORE


Jul 23, 2019

It's 2019 and you can still pwn an iPhone with a website: Apple patches up iOS, Mac bugs in July security hole dump

On Monday Apple released a fresh round of security fixes for a load of its operating systems and applications. The July patch batch addresses vulnerabilities in iOS, MacOS, Safari, watchOS, and tvOS, though many of the updates are for common componen..... READ MORE


Jul 23, 2019

Firmware Vulnerabilities Show Supply Chain Risks

A recently announced pair of vulnerabilities in server firmware could put enterprise IT at risk.   A recently announced pair of vulnerabilities in the firmware for baseboard management controllers (BMCs) used by at least eight different manufact..... READ MORE


Jul 23, 2019

How Cybercriminals Break into the Microsoft Cloud

Microsoft and Trimarc researchers explore the most common attacks against the cloud and effective defenses and mitigation.   Even companies that previously said "no" to cloud are migrating their services and resources to cloud-based infrastructu..... READ MORE


Jul 23, 2019

FSB hackers drop files online

A hacking group that distributed files stolen from a Russian contractor to the media last week has published some of the documents online. After posting tweets taunting the Russian government, Digital Revolution exposed 170Mb of files relat..... READ MORE


Jul 23, 2019

Stop facial recognition trials now, warns UK committee

The UK government should suspend trials of automatic facial recognition systems until it can meet regulators’ concerns about the technology, according to a report released Friday. The report, issued by the House Of Commons Science and Tech..... READ MORE


Jul 22, 2019

Square Clover Launches Desktop Defenders, Which Features Advanced Endpoint Detection and Response for SMBs Managed Network Security & IT Support for SMBs

CHARLOTTE, N.C., - ​Square Clover, Inc, a managed services provider, announces the launch of its latest managed network security offering, Desktop Defenders, which features an advanced endpoint detection and response (EDR) for the sm..... READ MORE


Jul 21, 2019

Elizabethton City Schools Integrates Identillect’s Delivery Trust® to Protect Student Information Delivery Trust® Email Encryption Service Provides Educators the most Simple and Secure way of ensuring the protection of student sensitive data

IRVINE, Calif.,  -- Identillect Technologies Corp. (the "Company" or "Identillect") (TSX-V: ID), announced today Elizabethton City Schools, a leading educator in the state of Tennessee is implementing Delivery Trust® email security serv..... READ MORE


Jul 21, 2019

Securonix Achieves SOC2® + HITRUST CSF® Certification Certification Bolsters Securonix’s Mission to Transform Healthcare Security Monitoring with SaaS SIEM

ADDISON, Texas,  -- Securonix, Inc., the leader in next-gen SIEM, today announced that it has achieved SOC2 + HITRUST Type 2 certification for the Securonix SaaS environment. This is the latest advancement in Securonix’s ongoing commi..... READ MORE


Jul 21, 2019

69% of organizations believe that they will not be able to respond to cybersecurity threats without AI

69% of organizations believe that they will not be able to respond to cybersecurity threats without AI             Two in three organizations plan to deploy Artificial Intelligence to bolste..... READ MORE


Jul 21, 2019

Cybersecurity Training Study Reveals Phishing Identification and Data Protection Are the Top Problem Areas for End Users End users incorrectly answered one in four questions about phishing, underscoring the need for ongoing education to significantly reduce risk

SUNNYVALE, Calif.,  -- Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, today released its fourth annual Beyond the Phish® report, which examines end user understanding of a broad range of..... READ MORE


Jul 20, 2019

25 Million Infected Devices: Check Point Research Discovers New Variant of Mobile Malware “Agent Smith” malware automatically replaces installed apps with malicious versions without the user’s knowledge or interaction.

SAN CARLOS, Calif.,  -- Check Point Research, the Threat Intelligence arm of Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, has discovered a new variant of mobile ma..... READ MORE


Jul 20, 2019

Northrop Grumman Announces Webcast, Conference Call of Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results

Second Quarter 2019 financial results, webcast and conference call scheduled for Wednesday, July 24, 2019 FALLS CHURCH, Va., -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that its second quarter 2019 financial results will be posted o..... READ MORE


Jul 20, 2019

Anomali Discovers New Ransomware Targeting Consumer, Enterprise Storage Devices Devices Frequently Store High-Value Files and Backups, Usually Don’t Have Commercial Antivirus Protection Deployed

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.,  -- Anomali, a leader in threat intelligence, today published its latest research blog. It details a new type of ransomware identified by the Anomali Threat Research Team. Designated as “eCh0raix,” it is targeti..... READ MORE