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New Vaultree Encryption-as-a-Service Keeps Cloud Data Fully Encrypted
Encryption startup Vaultree aims to give companies the ability to work with fully encrypted data in the cloud.
October 12, 2021
Encryption startup Vaultree aims to give companies the ability to work with fully encrypted data in the cloud.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 12, 2021
1 min read
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Smaller 'Bit and Piece' DDoS Attacks Slam Servers to Evade Mitigation Systems
Nearly all DDoS attacks in the first half of 2021 were less than 1 Gbps, Nexusguard found.
October 12, 2021
Nearly all DDoS attacks in the first half of 2021 were less than 1 Gbps, Nexusguard found.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 12, 2021
1 min read
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Wiz Reaches $6B Valuation
Startup created by former leaders of Microsoft Cloud Security Group experiencing rapid growth.
October 11, 2021
Startup created by former leaders of Microsoft Cloud Security Group experiencing rapid growth.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 11, 2021
1 min read
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Forcepoint to Acquire Bitglass
Deal will merge Bitglass's security service edge technology with Forcepoint’s SASE architecture.
October 11, 2021
Deal will merge Bitglass's security service edge technology with Forcepoint’s SASE architecture.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 11, 2021
1 min read
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'FontOnLake' Malware Family Targets Linux Systems
Researchers report that the location of its C2 server and the countries where samples were uploaded may indicate targets...
October 08, 2021
Researchers report that the location of its C2 server and the countries where samples were uploaded may indicate targets...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 08, 2021
2 min read
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Patch 'Immediately': Apache Issues Software Fix Amid Zero-Day Attacks
CISA reports it's seeing ongoing scanning for the flaws and expects the activity to accelerate.
October 08, 2021
CISA reports it's seeing ongoing scanning for the flaws and expects the activity to accelerate.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 08, 2021
1 min read
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Former Google Employees Launch Supply Chain Security Startup
Chainguard aims to make the software supply chain secure by default as supply chain-focused attacks continue to rise.
October 07, 2021
Chainguard aims to make the software supply chain secure by default as supply chain-focused attacks continue to rise.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 07, 2021
2 min read
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5-Year Breach May Have Exposed Billions of Text Messages
The attack affected Syniverse, a major telecom company that annually routes billions of text messages for hundreds of mo...
October 06, 2021
The attack affected Syniverse, a major telecom company that annually routes billions of text messages for hundreds of mo...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 06, 2021
2 min read
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Amazon's Twitch Streaming Service Hacked, Sensitive Data Leaked
Attackers claim to have dumped Twitch source code, payment information, and unreleased gaming product plan online.
October 06, 2021
Attackers claim to have dumped Twitch source code, payment information, and unreleased gaming product plan online.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 06, 2021
1 min read
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Google to Enable Two-Factor Authentication for 150M More Users
The company also provided guidance on how to protect information stored in inactive accounts.
October 05, 2021
The company also provided guidance on how to protect information stored in inactive accounts.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 05, 2021
2 min read
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New Atom Silo Ransomware Group Targets Confluence Servers
An attack that took place over two days used a recently disclosed vulnerability in Atlassian's Confluence collaboration ...
October 04, 2021
An attack that took place over two days used a recently disclosed vulnerability in Atlassian's Confluence collaboration ...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 04, 2021
2 min read
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Companies Face Issues as Let's Encrypt Root Certificate Expires
Experts warn devices will be affected after major HTTPS certificate provider Let's Encrypt saw its root certificate expi...
October 01, 2021
Experts warn devices will be affected after major HTTPS certificate provider Let's Encrypt saw its root certificate expi...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 01, 2021
2 min read
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4.6M Neiman Marcus Online Customers Alerted to Data Breach
The breach occurred in May 2020.
October 01, 2021
The breach occurred in May 2020.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 01, 2021
1 min read
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Akamai Acquires Guardicore in $600M Deal
In other acquisition news today, Arctic Wolf announced it will acquire Habitu8, a managed security awareness platform, f...
September 30, 2021
In other acquisition news today, Arctic Wolf announced it will acquire Habitu8, a managed security awareness platform, f...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 30, 2021
2 min read
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Russian Officials Arrest Group-IB CEO, Accuse Him of Treason
Ilya Sachkov, founder and CEO of the massive cybersecurity firm, was arrested on treason charges and will be in custody ...
September 29, 2021
Ilya Sachkov, founder and CEO of the massive cybersecurity firm, was arrested on treason charges and will be in custody ...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 29, 2021
1 min read
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