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8 getting breached is bad for business

How OneLogin responded to its breach and regained customer trust

After its second incident in less than 12 years, incoming OneLogIn CEO Brad Brooks saw the need to instill a security-first mindset in the company and relay that message to wary customers.

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How to improve container security

Securing your Docker and container infrastructure will take a combination of policies, explicit tools and careful examination of your apps. Here’s how to do it.

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What is Emotet? And how to guard against this persistent Trojan malware

The Emotet Trojan is one of the biggest malware threats in recent years. Here's what you can do to safeguard your business.

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Julian Assange arrested: Hero of transparency and privacy, or villain against nations?

Just because you can take something doesn’t mean you should...or that it’s the right thing to do.

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The ethical use of data

When thinking about data privacy and security, the focus is typically on how to keep the bad guys from gaining unauthorized access to our data. We spend billions of dollars every year as an industry to protect our data, and that of...

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6 ways to fight deploy and decay

Even your best security controls will weaken over time after deployment, much to hackers' delight. Take these steps to slow down or get ahead of that decay.

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Google expands cloud security capabilities, including simpler configuration

New tools and services will help make it easier for enterprises to manage security with Google products as well as with Amazon and in their own private clouds and applications.

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Cybercrime groups raise the bar for security teams by borrowing APT techniques

Cyber criminals now have access to more nation-state technology to launch more sophisticated advanced persistent threat attacks. That's bad news for defenders.

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How and when to set Windows logging to UTC time

As networks become more distributed and cloud-based, you should consider changing servers to UTC time to ensure proper syncing. This will help with forensics investigations.

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Stakes of security especially high in pharmaceutical industry

Pharmaceutical companies face a special level of responsibility, as it is essential that consumers are able to trust in their prescription drugs and related medical treatments, and that patients are able to reliably access them while...

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How threat intelligence sharing can improve the security posture of whole industries

UBS and industry peers conduct joint cyber war games to improve security posture and incident response of the whole sector.

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CSO50 2019: Seeding security in the cloud

CSO50 award-winning companies are rising to the cloud security challenge and finding new ways to protect data and assets.

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A hacker or your cloud provider. Who presents the greatest risk to your data?

The latest threat to your data may not be a hacker, but your own cloud provider, who can suspend performance and hold your data hostage.

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Review: Fidelis Deception breathes life into fake assets

Today's skilled hackers know, or at least suspect, that deception is in place and won't blindly follow breadcrumbs to fake assets. To combat this, Fidelis Deception creates realistic, living deception assets.

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How hackers use ransomware to hide data breaches and other attacks

Most ransomware is used simply to make money. However, it can also be used as part of an attacker’s exit strategy to wipe out forensic evidence of a more serious breach.

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What is a honeypot? A trap for catching hackers in the act

A honeypot is a system designed to lure hackers into revealing their origins and techniques, and they're used by security researchers and corporate IT alike.

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Critical Magento SQL injection flaw could be targeted by hackers soon

Popular e-commerce platform Magento has released security patches to fix the flaw. Researchers say update now.

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What are DMARC, SPF and DKIM? How to master email security with these protocols

The three main email security protocols complement one another, so implementing them all provides the best protection. That’s easier said than done, but these tips can help.

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