Olympics Malware attack may have been part of larger cyber-espionage scheme Researchers discovered new details in the “Olympic Destroyer” malware which targeted the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea shedding more light on the malware’s intentions and background information on the attack. Cisco Talos researchers originally thought the malware only targeted single endpoints but now […]

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What do Anthem, Yahoo, LinkedIn and JP Morgan Chase have in common? If you guessed that they were all victims of some of the world’s largest data breaches, you’d be correct. From insurance carriers to retailers, financial institutions to the U.S. military, all organizations that have an online presence are subject to cyber-related risks and […]

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What do Anthem, Yahoo, LinkedIn and JP Morgan Chase have in common? If you guessed that they were all victims of some of the world’s largest data breaches, you’d be correct. From insurance carriers to retailers, financial institutions to the U.S. military, all organizations that have an online presence are subject to cyber-related risks and […]

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Nick Ismail The biggest change to data protection laws since the 1990s, GDPR requires businesses to put “appropriate measures” in place to protect the Personally Identifiable Information (PII) it holds, whether that’s customers, prospects, employees or suppliers. All businesses will hold some form of PII, even if it’s just employee data, and therefore must comply […]

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As the techniques around maintaining a safe level of cybersecurity continue to evolve both publicly and privately, a group of University of Nevada, Reno professors along with the University’s chief information security officer are working on creating an active approach to a cybersecurity mindset that they believe has become too passive. Associate professor Shamik Sengupta, […]

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As the techniques around maintaining a safe level of cybersecurity continue to evolve both publicly and privately, a group of University of Nevada, Reno professors along with the University’s chief information security officer are working on creating an active approach to a cybersecurity mindset that they believe has become too passive. Associate professor Shamik Sengupta, […]

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Nick Ismail The biggest change to data protection laws since the 1990s, GDPR requires businesses to put “appropriate measures” in place to protect the Personally Identifiable Information (PII) it holds, whether that’s customers, prospects, employees or suppliers. All businesses will hold some form of PII, even if it’s just employee data, and therefore must comply […]

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Oracle Corp. ORCL, +2.41% said Thursday that it would be acquiring Zenedge, a cybersecurity company that helps protect cloud-based critical IT systems. The company helps businesses secure applications and databases from dangerous web traffic via its web application firewall (WAF) and distributed denial of service (DDoS) mitigation products, Oracle said. “The combination with Zenedge equips […]

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Oracle Corp. ORCL, +2.41% said Thursday that it would be acquiring Zenedge, a cybersecurity company that helps protect cloud-based critical IT systems. The company helps businesses secure applications and databases from dangerous web traffic via its web application firewall (WAF) and distributed denial of service (DDoS) mitigation products, Oracle said. “The combination with Zenedge equips […]

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