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A primer on dealing with the media as a hacker, and dealing with hackers as the media

Next month, thousands of hackers will travel to Las Vegas, and hundreds of journalists are going follow them. The adversarial relationship between hackers and the press has existed for years, but there are ways to navigate the playing...

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Hacked Opinions: Vulnerability disclosure – Jeff Williams

Contrast Security's Jeff Williams talks about disclosure, bounty programs, and vulnerability marketing with CSO, in the first of a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts.

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Hacked Opinions: Vulnerability disclosure – Chuck Bloomquist

InteliSecure's Chuck Bloomquist talks about disclosure, bounty programs, and vulnerability marketing with CSO, in the first of a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts.

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Modern APTs start at your corporate website

Have you ever though which role your corporate web applications may play in an APT attack against your company?

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InfoSec pros spend most time, money on self-inflicted problems

According to a new survey of Black Hat attendees released last week, InfoSec professionals are spending the biggest amount of their time and budgets on security problems created within the organization itself.

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Hacked Opinions: Vulnerability disclosure – Rahul Kashyap

Bromium's Rahul Kashyap talks about disclosure, bounty programs, and vulnerability marketing with CSO, in the first of a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts.

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Hacked Opinions: Vulnerability disclosure - Andrew Avanessian

Avecto's Andrew Avanessian talks about disclosure, bounty programs, and vulnerability marketing with CSO, in the first of a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts.

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Phishing attacks targeting government agencies linked to Hacking Team breach

In an alert on Friday, the FBI has issued a warning about an active phishing campaign targeting various government agencies in the U.S. The alert says that recent phishing emails and those from June targeted the Adobe Flash...

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Just get rid of Java finally

The latest security update from Oracle fixed 25 vulnerabilities in Java, including a zero-day flaw being actively exploited in the wild. It's time to just get rid of Java on the client unless it's absolutely essential.

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2015 State of Cybercrime: Enterprise fight is stuck in stall

The 2015 Cybercrime story primary feature

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5 reasons why newer hires are the company’s biggest data security risk

Those fresh-faced new hires and interns who have invaded the office this summer bring with them eager minds and new perspectives, but they also carry a higher data security risk.

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Hacked Opinions: Vulnerability disclosure – Dave Aitel

Immunity Inc.'s Dave Aitel talks about disclosure, bounty programs, and vulnerability marketing with CSO, in the first of a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts.

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Is the information security industry having a midlife crisis?

The information security industry is hot right now, but it’s hot because it’s failing.

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Hacked Opinions: Vulnerability disclosure – Ryan Smith

Accuvant's Ryan Smith talks about disclosure, bounty programs, and vulnerability marketing with CSO, in the first of a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts.

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Hacked Opinions: Vulnerability disclosure – Tom Gorup

Rook Security's Tom Gorup talks about disclosure, bounty programs, and vulnerability marketing with CSO, in the first of a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts.

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Hacked Opinions: Vulnerability disclosure – Garve Hays

NetIQ's Garve Hays talks about disclosure, bounty programs, and vulnerability marketing with CSO, in the first of a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts.

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Hacked Opinions: Vulnerability disclosure – Geoff Sanders

LaunchKey's Geoff Sanders talks about disclosure, bounty programs, and vulnerability marketing with CSO, in the first of a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts.

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Hacked Opinions: Vulnerability disclosure – Tomer Schwartz

Adallom's Tomer Schwartz talks about disclosure, bounty programs, and vulnerability marketing with CSO, in the first of a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts.

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