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New Cooperative's Ransomware Attack Underscores Threat to Food & Agriculture
The Iowa grain cooperative took its systems offline in response to a security incident earlier this week.
September 21, 2021
The Iowa grain cooperative took its systems offline in response to a security incident earlier this week.
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
September 21, 2021
6 min read
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CTO 2.0: Maiffret Rejoins BeyondTrust
Hacker-turned-entrepreneur Marc Maiffret reflects on his past few years "embedded" with enterprise security teams and ho...
September 21, 2021
Hacker-turned-entrepreneur Marc Maiffret reflects on his past few years "embedded" with enterprise security teams and ho...
by Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor
September 21, 2021
3 min read
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Open Source Software Projects Up Their Security Game but Face More Attacks
Patches for dependencies are trickling up through the open source ecosystem faster than ever — a good thing because atta...
September 20, 2021
Patches for dependencies are trickling up through the open source ecosystem faster than ever — a good thing because atta...
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
September 20, 2021
4 min read
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International Insider Threat: DoJ Fines US Intel Officials Who Aided UAE
Three former US intelligence operatives have been fined $1,685,000 for aiding the United Arab Emirates in widespread hac...
September 17, 2021
Three former US intelligence operatives have been fined $1,685,000 for aiding the United Arab Emirates in widespread hac...
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
September 17, 2021
6 min read
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IoT 'Nutrition' Labels Aim to Put Security on Display
NIST has laid the groundwork for an easy-to-understand way to communicate to consumers the security of software and conn...
September 17, 2021
NIST has laid the groundwork for an easy-to-understand way to communicate to consumers the security of software and conn...
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
September 17, 2021
5 min read
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Microsoft Warns of Uptick in MSHTML Attacks
Attackers leveraging the flaw are using infrastructure associated with other criminal groups, including ransomware-as-a-...
September 16, 2021
Attackers leveraging the flaw are using infrastructure associated with other criminal groups, including ransomware-as-a-...
by Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
September 16, 2021
4 min read
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How Attackers Invest in Cloud-Focused Cybercrime
A new study reveals an active underground market for access credentials to tens of thousands of cloud accounts and resou...
September 15, 2021
A new study reveals an active underground market for access credentials to tens of thousands of cloud accounts and resou...
by Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
September 15, 2021
4 min read
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OWASP Reshuffles Its Top 10 List, Adds New Categories
The Open Web Application Security Project reshuffles its list of top threats, putting broken access controls and cryptog...
September 15, 2021
The Open Web Application Security Project reshuffles its list of top threats, putting broken access controls and cryptog...
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
September 15, 2021
5 min read
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OMIGOD: Azure Users Warned of Critical OMI Vulnerabilities
Security researchers share the details of four flaws in Open Management Infrastructure, which is deployed on a large num...
September 15, 2021
Security researchers share the details of four flaws in Open Management Infrastructure, which is deployed on a large num...
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
September 15, 2021
4 min read
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Microsoft Patches MSHTML Vuln Among 66 CVEs
This month's Patch Tuesday release addresses a remote code execution bug under active attack and a publicly known flaw i...
September 14, 2021
This month's Patch Tuesday release addresses a remote code execution bug under active attack and a publicly known flaw i...
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
September 14, 2021
4 min read
Article
API Security Startup Neosec Launches With $20.7M Series A
Neosec, founded by the security experts behind LightCyber, aims to bring principles from extended detection and response...
September 14, 2021
Neosec, founded by the security experts behind LightCyber, aims to bring principles from extended detection and response...
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
September 14, 2021
4 min read
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Ransomware Operators Ramp Up Pressure on Victims via Multiple Extortion Attacks
Though overall ransomware attack volumes dipped in the first half of this year, the number of campaigns involving three ...
September 14, 2021
Though overall ransomware attack volumes dipped in the first half of this year, the number of campaigns involving three ...
by Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
September 14, 2021
4 min read
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Nearly 50% of On-Premises Databases Have Vulnerabilities
A network compromise shouldn't mean "game over" for corporate data, but survey data shows many companies fail to protect...
September 14, 2021
A network compromise shouldn't mean "game over" for corporate data, but survey data shows many companies fail to protect...
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
September 14, 2021
4 min read
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Security Fears & Remote Work Drive Continued 2FA Adoption
Seventy-nine percent of people used two-factor authentication at least once in 2021, with 72% regularly using the techno...
September 14, 2021
Seventy-nine percent of people used two-factor authentication at least once in 2021, with 72% regularly using the techno...
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
September 14, 2021
4 min read
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Brute-Force Attacks, Vulnerability Exploits Top Initial Attack Vectors
A new analysis emphasizes how most security incidents can be avoided with strong patch management and password managemen...
September 13, 2021
A new analysis emphasizes how most security incidents can be avoided with strong patch management and password managemen...
by Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
September 13, 2021
4 min read
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