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Google Buckles Down on Android Enterprise Security
The launch of Android 12 brings several new default security features, along with new security efforts for Android Enter...
October 21, 2021
The launch of Android 12 brings several new default security features, along with new security efforts for Android Enter...
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
October 21, 2021
3 min read
Article
Microsoft Launches Security Program for Nonprofits
A new set of security tools is built to assess risk, provide monitoring and notification if an attack occurs, and train ...
October 21, 2021
A new set of security tools is built to assess risk, provide monitoring and notification if an attack occurs, and train ...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 21, 2021
2 min read
Article
How Psychology Can Save Your Cybersecurity Awareness Training Program
Understanding human psychology, how it works, and how to introduce its concepts into cybersecurity awareness training ca...
October 21, 2021
Understanding human psychology, how it works, and how to introduce its concepts into cybersecurity awareness training ca...
by Javvad Malik, Security Awareness Advocate for EMEA at KnowBe4
October 21, 2021
4 min read
Article
Deepfake Audio Scores $35M in Corporate Heist
A combination of business email compromise and deepfake audio led a branch manager to transfer millions to scammers, in ...
October 20, 2021
A combination of business email compromise and deepfake audio led a branch manager to transfer millions to scammers, in ...
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
October 20, 2021
4 min read
Article
Penetration Testing in the Cloud Demands a Different Approach
Attackers use a different set of techniques to target the cloud, meaning defenders must think differently when pen testi...
October 19, 2021
Attackers use a different set of techniques to target the cloud, meaning defenders must think differently when pen testi...
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
October 19, 2021
5 min read
Article
Name That Toon: Bone Dry
Feeling creative? Submit your caption and our panel of experts will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card.
October 19, 2021
Feeling creative? Submit your caption and our panel of experts will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card.
by John Klossner, Cartoonist
October 19, 2021
1 min read
Article
Damages Escalate Rapidly in Multiparty Data Breaches
Analysis of the top-50 multiparty attacks over the past decade finds that nation-state-linked hackers focused on disrupt...
October 19, 2021
Analysis of the top-50 multiparty attacks over the past decade finds that nation-state-linked hackers focused on disrupt...
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
October 19, 2021
4 min read
Article
Loss Prevention Teams Up With Cybersecurity to Address Retail Fraud
As retailers roll out more fulfillment options, loss prevention professionals are increasingly shifting their attention ...
October 18, 2021
As retailers roll out more fulfillment options, loss prevention professionals are increasingly shifting their attention ...
by Tatiana Walk-Morris, Contributing Writer
October 18, 2021
5 min read
Article
NSA, FBI, CISA Issue Advisory on 'BlackMatter' Ransomware
Ransomware has become a "national security issue," NSA director said.
October 18, 2021
Ransomware has become a "national security issue," NSA director said.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 18, 2021
2 min read
Article
10 Hot Red Team Tools Set to Hit Black Hat Europe
The slate of Arsenal presentations at Black Hat Europe is set to feature lots of low-cost and free goodies for offensive...
October 16, 2021
The slate of Arsenal presentations at Black Hat Europe is set to feature lots of low-cost and free goodies for offensive...
by Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer
October 16, 2021
1 min read
Article
'Clumsy' BlackByte Malware Reuses Crypto Keys, Worms Into Networks
Discovered during a recent incident response engagement, the malware avoids Russian computers and uses a single symmetri...
October 15, 2021
Discovered during a recent incident response engagement, the malware avoids Russian computers and uses a single symmetri...
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
October 15, 2021
4 min read
Article
Enterprise Data Storage Environments Riddled With Vulnerabilities
Many organizations are not properly protecting their storage and backup systems from compromise, new study finds.
October 14, 2021
Many organizations are not properly protecting their storage and backup systems from compromise, new study finds.
by Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
October 14, 2021
5 min read
Article
US Water and Wastewater Facilities Targeted in Cyberattacks, Feds Warn
CISA, FBI, and NSA issue advisory and defense practices to help these utilities thwart "ongoing" threats targeting IT an...
October 14, 2021
CISA, FBI, and NSA issue advisory and defense practices to help these utilities thwart "ongoing" threats targeting IT an...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 14, 2021
2 min read
Article
The Human Element Is the Weakest Link
While the recent Facebook outage was a major inconvenience, the impact of leaked business operations documents is a much...
October 14, 2021
While the recent Facebook outage was a major inconvenience, the impact of leaked business operations documents is a much...
by Ron Bradley, Vice President, Shared Assessments
October 14, 2021
4 min read
Article
How Security Teams Can Reinforce End-User Awareness
Training programs provide the information, but security teams can reinforce these for better end-user education.
October 14, 2021
Training programs provide the information, but security teams can reinforce these for better end-user education.
by Karen Walsh, Privacy & Compliance Expert
October 14, 2021
4 min read
Article