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By Black Hat Staff , 9/28/2016
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Black Hat Europe 2016: Penetration Testing is Key in Enhancing Your Security
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Last year, 594 million people were affected by cybercrime around the world (according to Norton Cybersecurity Insights Report). Cyber attacks will only become more sophisticated in the years to come. As the severity of online attacks continue to escalate, it is critical to find ways to mitigate potential exploits. Penetration testing is a great method of detecting vulnerabilities in your systems or devices and weve highlighted a few Black Hat Trainings that can truly enhance your skills.
By Black Hat Staff , 8/17/2016
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Black Hat USA 2016: Beware of Malware
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Over 430 million new pieces of malware were discovered last year, a 36% increase from the previous year (according to Symantec). Malware attacks are projected to rise in volume and frequency. Hackers are becoming more skilled at detecting vulnerabilities and commonly use malware as their method of attack. It is critical to be aware of the current malware threats and learn how you can defuse potential exploits.
By Black Hat Staff , 6/30/2016
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Improving Security Savvy Of Execs And Board Room
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark ReadingCommentaryVideo
Jeff Welgan describes how best to improve cybersecurity literacy throughout the C-suite.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/28/2016
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D-FENSE! Using Research To Craft Effective Cyber Defenses
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A pair of experts from Imperva stops by the Dark Reading News Desk to chat.
By Dark Reading Staff , 9/23/2016
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How Windows 10 Stops Script-Based Attacks On The Fly
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark ReadingCommentaryVideo
Move over Apple 'Walled Garden.' Windows 10's new antimalware scan interface halts scripts by signing code on the fly... but does it work? Security researcher Nikhil Mittal takes a look.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/21/2016
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How You Can Support InfoSec Diversity, Starting With The Colleagues You Already Have
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Jamesha Fisher, Security Operations Engineer of GitHub, visits the Dark Reading News Desk at Black Hat to discuss her work making security more accessible to the uninitiated, and how a predominately white and male information security field can better support women and people of color.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/20/2016
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Rise Of Machine Learning: Advancing Security With ML
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Hal Lonas of Webroot drops by the Dark Reading News Desk at Black Hat.
By Dark Reading Staff , 9/20/2016
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The Future Of AI-Based Cybersecurity: It's Here Now
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Stuart McClure, president and CEO of Cylance, stops by the Dark Reading News Desk at Black Hat.
By Dark Reading Staff , 9/19/2016
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Stop Blaming Users. Make Security User-Friendly.
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Jelle Niemantsverdriet of Deloitte explains how security improves if security tools and error messages educate users and 'put a smile on someone's face.'
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/15/2016
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Making The Dark Web Less Scary
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Lance James, chief scientist at Flashpoint, stops by the Dark Reading News Desk to share his thoughts about the Dark Web.
By Dark Reading Staff , 9/14/2016
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Keep It Simple: Security For A Complex Enterprise
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Michelle Cobb of Skybox Security talks to Dark Reading about security management.
By Dark Reading Staff , 9/14/2016
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Taking Down Impersonators: Methods For Combating Email Fraud
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Bob Adams, cybersecurity strategist at Mimecast, stops by the Black Hat News Desk.
By Dark Reading Staff , 9/14/2016
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Wisdom From A Thought Leader: AppSec Best Practices
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The Black Hat News Desk chats with Jeff Williams, CTO at Contrast Security.
By Dark Reading Staff , 9/14/2016
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Yes, Your Database Can Be Breached Through A Coffee Pot
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Aditya Gupta, CEO of Attify, talks about how to improve Internet of Things security and the very worst scenarios he's encountered in an IoT penetration test.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/13/2016
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Dan Kaminsky On How Not To Lose The Internet As We Know It
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Dan Kaminsky discusses how to improve the security and privacy of the Internet without destroying the openness and freedom to innovate that it has always provided.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/12/2016
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Look The Other Way: DDoS Attacks As Diversions
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Black Hat News Desk talks to Joe Loveless of Neustar.
By Dark Reading Staff , 9/7/2016
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Bad Boys, Whatcha Gonna Do When They Come For You?
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A Black Hat News Desk discussion with Shehzad Merchant of Gigamon.
By Dark Reading Staff , 9/7/2016
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Introducing Deep Learning: Boosting Cybersecurity With An Artificial Brain
Guy Caspi, Deep Instinct Co-Founder & CEOCommentary
With nearly the same speed and precision that the human eye can identify a water bottle, the technology of deep learning is enabling the detection of malicious activity at the point of entry in real-time.
By Guy Caspi Deep Instinct Co-Founder & CEO, 9/6/2016
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How Diversity Can Bridge The Talent Gap
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark ReadingCommentary
Women and minorities in the security industry share some hard truths about the security industrys hiring traditions and practices.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 8/18/2016
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User Ed: Patching People Vs Vulns
Lysa Myers, Security Researcher, ESETCommentary
How infosec can combine and adapt security education and security defenses to the way users actually do their jobs.
By Lysa Myers Security Researcher, ESET, 8/17/2016
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Dark Reading Radio: What Keeps IT Security Pros Awake at Night
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Join us for a wide-ranging discussion with (ISC) Chief Exec David Shearer on the most worrisome infosec trends and challenges.
By Marilyn Cohodas Community Editor, Dark Reading, 8/16/2016
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6 Things To Know For Securing Amazon Web Services
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
AWS is coming out with more new cloud security features.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 8/13/2016
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