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Midmarket Security: Think You’re Safe? Think Again
Gone is the false perception that large enterprises, banks, and financial institutions are the only organizations under ...
September 22, 2021
Gone is the false perception that large enterprises, banks, and financial institutions are the only organizations under ...
by Tim Liu, Co-founder and CEO at Hillstone Networks
September 22, 2021
5 min read
Article
Why Security Pros Should Rethink Their Focus on Information Resilience
Resilience is often defined as being able to withstand disruptions and rebound to a previous state. But a system's abili...
September 22, 2021
Resilience is often defined as being able to withstand disruptions and rebound to a previous state. But a system's abili...
by Sounil Yu, CISO and Head of Research of JupiterOne
September 22, 2021
5 min read
Article
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
Article
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
Article
Data Sharing, Added Security Steps Drive Consumers to Shop Elsewhere
A new survey finds most shoppers will stop a transaction if asked for too much personal information or to complete many ...
September 21, 2021
A new survey finds most shoppers will stop a transaction if asked for too much personal information or to complete many ...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 21, 2021
1 min read
Article
Elizabeth Kolade on How AI Is a 'Double-Edged Sword' & the Challenge of Harmonizing Cyber and Physical Security
An analyst at the Defence Space Administration, Nigeria, Elizabeth Kolade was named in the list of 'One to watch: Securi...
September 21, 2021
An analyst at the Defence Space Administration, Nigeria, Elizabeth Kolade was named in the list of 'One to watch: Securi...
by IFSEC Global Staff, Part of the Informa Network
September 21, 2021
5 min read
Article
Why Cryptomining Malware Is a Harbinger of Future Attacks
Crypto thieves rely on users not noticing installation of their tiny payload on thousands of machines, or the CPU cycles...
September 21, 2021
Crypto thieves rely on users not noticing installation of their tiny payload on thousands of machines, or the CPU cycles...
by Ricardo Villadiego, Founder and CEO of Lumu
September 21, 2021
5 min read
Article
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
Article
White House Cybersecurity Summit: A Missed Opportunity
Last month's summit with the president was missing something crucial: representation from those who deal with critical i...
September 20, 2021
Last month's summit with the president was missing something crucial: representation from those who deal with critical i...
by Nick Cappi, Cyber Vice President, Portfolio Strategy & Enablement, at Hexagon PPM
September 20, 2021
3 min read
Article
Mirai Botnet Exploiting OMIGOD Azure Vulnerability
Microsoft patched four Open Management Infrastructure flaws earlier this week.
September 17, 2021
Microsoft patched four Open Management Infrastructure flaws earlier this week.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 17, 2021
2 min read
Article
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
Article
New Report Examines Top Threats Discussed at Black Hat USA
Supply chain security and vulnerabilities in enterprise software were among the threats most dicussed at this year's sho...
September 17, 2021
Supply chain security and vulnerabilities in enterprise software were among the threats most dicussed at this year's sho...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 17, 2021
2 min read
Article
Infrastructure, Security, and the Need for Visibility
Government authorities are increasingly trying to bolster critical infrastructure security. But investments in next-gene...
September 17, 2021
Government authorities are increasingly trying to bolster critical infrastructure security. But investments in next-gene...
by Joe Slowik, Senior Manager at Gigamon
September 17, 2021
5 min read
Article
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
Article
HPE Survey Finds 76% of Doctors and Nurses Believe Telehealth Will Dominate Patient Care in Near Future
Findings are presented in HPE's "Future of Healthcare" Report, which surveyed healthcare clinicians and IT Decision Make...
September 16, 2021
Findings are presented in HPE's "Future of Healthcare" Report, which surveyed healthcare clinicians and IT Decision Make...
September 16, 2021
8 min read
Article