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Content posted in June 2017
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Giant Fireball Hits Enterprise Networks
Curt Franklin  |  6/5/2017  | 
Goodness, gracious, great Fireball of malware.
The Security of SD-WAN
News Analysis-Security Now  |  6/5/2017  | 
With Software-Defined WAN (SD-WAN), lower costs and increased efficiency are the big payoffs. Is there a price to be paid in security?
Majority of DDoS Attacks are Short, Low-Volume Bursts
Quick Hits  |  6/5/2017  | 
DDoS attacks largely fall into the camp of short, low-volume sieges, but large-volume attacks are sharply on the rise, according to a study released today.
Securely Managing Employee Turnover: 3 Tips
Commentary  |  6/5/2017  | 
Don't let the process spiral into organizational chaos. Here are steps you can take to keep your company safe.
Faster Response Means Lower Costs
Curt Franklin  |  6/2/2017  | 
Speed may be the missing ingredient in minimizing damage from cyberattacks.
Cosmetic Surgery Clinic's Photos Released in Cyber Blackmail Attack
Quick Hits  |  6/2/2017  | 
A Lithuanian cosmetic surgery clinic is breached, with attackers releasing more than 25,000 patient photos, some of them nude, following a blackmail scheme.
It's About Time: Where Attackers Have the Upper Hand
News  |  6/2/2017  | 
Businesses take a median of 38 days to detect cybercrime, but can decrease the impact of a breach with faster incident response.
Hollywood Film Studio Seeks Up-And-Coming Hackers for Reality TV Show
Quick Hits  |  6/2/2017  | 
New program on major cable network will feature competitions, personalities.
How to Succeed at Incident Response Metrics
Commentary  |  6/2/2017  | 
Establishing a baseline of what information you need is an essential first step.
OneLogin Breach Reignites Concerns over Password Managers
News  |  6/1/2017  | 
Entrusting all your passwords to a single organization creates a single point of failure, experts say in the wake of a new data breach at OneLogin.
Your Security Problem Isn't Technical, It's Personal
News Analysis-Security Now  |  6/1/2017  | 
Finding a solution starts with admitting that there's a problem. In cybersecurity, the process should start with people, not technology.
Sensitive DoD Data Discovered on Unprotected Server
Quick Hits  |  6/1/2017  | 
Researcher found unsecured repository of 60,000 documents of sensitive US data on a publicly exposed Amazon Web Services "S3" bucket used by government contractor Booz Allen Hamilton.
Internet Society Takes On IoT, Website Security, Incident Response via OTA Merger
News  |  6/1/2017  | 
What happens now that the Online Trust Alliance - which includes Microsoft, Symantec, Twitter, and other big names - will be under the umbrella of the global Internet organization?
Security & Development: Better Together
Commentary  |  6/1/2017  | 
How DevSecOps removes the silos between security and application development teams so that everyone can work together at the same speed.
Putin Points to Patriotic Russian Hackers as Possible Culprits
Quick Hits  |  6/1/2017  | 
Russian President Vladimir Putin denies nation-backed hacking but says patriotic hackers may be targeting countries that are at odds with his country.
DevOps & SecOps: The Perks of Collaboration
Partner Perspectives  |  6/1/2017  | 
Organizations cant bypass security in favor of speed, making SecOps a perfect complement to DevOps.
FBI: 8 Steps to Prevent Phishing Attacks
Quick Hits  |  6/1/2017  | 
Federal agency offers up best practices for businesses to lock down their operations against phishing attacks.
Chinese 'Fireball' Malware Infects 20% of Global Corporate Networks
News  |  6/1/2017  | 
The Fireball malware has infected over 250 million computers and is capable of executing code on all of them, raising potential for large-scale damage.
DNS Is Still the Achilles Heel of the Internet
Partner Perspectives  |  6/1/2017  | 
Domain Name Services is too important to do without, so we better make sure its reliable and incorruptible
SMB Security: Dont Leave the Smaller Companies Behind
Commentary  |  6/1/2017  | 
Helping improve the security posture of small and medium-sized businesses should be a priority for security organizations of all sizes.
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