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JFrog's New Tools Flag Malicious JavaScript Packages
The three open source tools flag malicious JavaScript packages before they are downloaded and installed from the npm package manager.
January 26, 2022
The three open source tools flag malicious JavaScript packages before they are downloaded and installed from the npm package manager.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 26, 2022
4 min read
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OMB Issues Zero-Trust Strategy for Federal Agencies
Federal officials tout the strategy as a more proactive approach to securing government networks.
January 26, 2022
Federal officials tout the strategy as a more proactive approach to securing government networks.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 26, 2022
1 min read
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Revelstoke Launches With SOAR Platform to Automate SOCs
The SOAR platform helps CISOs automate the security operations center via a low-code/no-code platform.
January 26, 2022
The SOAR platform helps CISOs automate the security operations center via a low-code/no-code platform.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 26, 2022
2 min read
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DHS Sounds Alarm on Potential for Major Russian Cyberattacks on US
Latest bulletin out of DHS advises state and local governments, critical infrastructure operators to be on alert.
January 24, 2022
Latest bulletin out of DHS advises state and local governments, critical infrastructure operators to be on alert.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 24, 2022
2 min read
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Biden Broadens NSA Oversight of National Security Systems
New Cybersecurity National Security Memorandum will let the spy agency "identify vulnerabilities, detect malicious threat activity and drive mitigations," agency cybersecurity director says.
January 20, 2022
New Cybersecurity National Security Memorandum will let the spy agency "identify vulnerabilities, detect malicious threat activity and drive mitigations," agency cybersecurity director says.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 20, 2022
2 min read
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Red Cross Hit via Third-Party Cyberattack
The incident compromised the personal data and confidential information of more than 515,000 "highly vulnerable people," the Red Cross reports.
January 20, 2022
The incident compromised the personal data and confidential information of more than 515,000 "highly vulnerable people," the Red Cross reports.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 20, 2022
2 min read
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1Password Raises $620M Series C, Now Valued at $6.8B
The massive funding round comes as the rise of cloud and remote work led to new threats and growing security and privacy concerns.
January 19, 2022
The massive funding round comes as the rise of cloud and remote work led to new threats and growing security and privacy concerns.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 19, 2022
2 min read
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Cloud Identity Startup Permiso Launches With $10M Seed
Permiso's co-founders say the No. 1 problem in the cloud is identity, and their platform is designed to tackle the notoriously difficult challenge of monitoring the activity of those identities.
January 18, 2022
Permiso's co-founders say the No. 1 problem in the cloud is identity, and their platform is designed to tackle the notoriously difficult challenge of monitoring the activity of those identities.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 18, 2022
2 min read
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Take 'Urgent' Steps to Secure Systems From Damaging Attacks, CISA Says
CISA issues alert for senior leadership of US organizations amid rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine.
January 18, 2022
CISA issues alert for senior leadership of US organizations amid rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 18, 2022
2 min read
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Europol Shuts Down Popular Cybercriminal VPN Service
VPNLab was used to support criminal activity, including ransomware campaigns and other attacks, Europol officials report.
January 18, 2022
VPNLab was used to support criminal activity, including ransomware campaigns and other attacks, Europol officials report.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 18, 2022
2 min read
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Maryland Dept. of Health Responds to Ransomware Attack
An attack discovered on Dec. 4, 2021 forced the Maryland Department of Health to take some of its systems offline.
January 14, 2022
An attack discovered on Dec. 4, 2021 forced the Maryland Department of Health to take some of its systems offline.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 14, 2022
2 min read
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BlueNoroff Threat Group Targets Cryptocurrency Startups
A series of attacks against small and medium-sized businesses has led to major cryptocurrency losses for the victims.
January 13, 2022
A series of attacks against small and medium-sized businesses has led to major cryptocurrency losses for the victims.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 13, 2022
2 min read
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Flashpoint Acquires Risk Based Security
Flashpoint plans to integrate Risk Based Security data and technology into its platform to boost threat intelligence and vulnerability management.
January 12, 2022
Flashpoint plans to integrate Risk Based Security data and technology into its platform to boost threat intelligence and vulnerability management.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 12, 2022
1 min read
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Honeywell Adds Deception Tech to Building Automation Systems Security
New OT security platform directs attackers toward phony assets to deflect threats.
January 11, 2022
New OT security platform directs attackers toward phony assets to deflect threats.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 11, 2022
2 min read
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FBI, NSA & CISA Issue Advisory on Russian Cyber Threat to US Critical Infrastructure
Advisory explains how to detect, respond to, and mitigate cyberattacks from Russian state-sponsored hacking groups.
January 11, 2022
Advisory explains how to detect, respond to, and mitigate cyberattacks from Russian state-sponsored hacking groups.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 11, 2022
1 min read
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