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Take-aways from Black Hat USA 2018

Black Hat USA 2018 had record crowds, revealed a growing attack surface, and proved we have lots of work ahead.

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Here I am, hack me

Bad actors are constantly trying to find ways to penetrate our networks. Recent attacks at LabCorp and the City of Atlanta demonstrate, however, that we are putting the welcome mat out for hackers by leaving key network ports open. ...

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Cybersecurity acronyms businesses need to know

The cybersecurity market is becoming saturated with numerous acronyms representing technologies and concepts that may be alien to many. Here is a breakdown of some of the most common acronyms, how they relate to each other, and where...

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$10,000 for hacking HP printers: First bug bounty program for printer security

HP invited 34 security researchers to participate in its bug bounty program for printers, offering up to $10,000 per bug.

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Review: Zero tolerance malware and code blocking with Solebit

By shifting malware detection away from signatures and behavior to whether any kind of code exists where it’s not supposed to be, the SoleGATE Security Platform from Solebit has the potential to disrupt both endpoint security and...

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Samsam infected thousands of LabCorp systems via brute force RDP

LabCorp, one of the largest clinical labs in the U.S., said the Samsam ransomware attack that forced their systems offline was contained quickly and didn't result in a data breach. However, in the brief time between detection and...

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The new endpoint security market: Growing in size and scope

Massive funding rounds by CrowdStrike and Cylance demonstrate that endpoint security may be the tip of the cybersecurity spear.

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Best security software: How 12 cutting-edge tools tackle today's threats

In these security software reviews, we go hands-on with some of the most innovative, useful and, arguably, best security software from today's most important cybersecurity technology categories.

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Symantec in a position to progress and prosper

Symantec has some internal challenges and increased competition, but it appears to be facing these challenges from a position of strength in the market.

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5 top trends in endpoint security for 2018

Endpoint security is a rapidly developing category, as organizations look to coordinate control of the PCs, servers and phones on their networks to keep out malware and intruders. Let's look at what the year ahead has in store.

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The 5 best malware metrics you can generate

Are you asking the right computer security questions? If you can answer these five, you'll know better how to secure your organization.

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Honeypots as deception solutions: What to look for and how to buy

Commercial and open source honeypot tools are now effective deception solutions. Here's what you need to know before implement them.

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5 top trends in endpoint security for 2018

Endpoint security is focused on locking down endpoints — individual computers, phones, tablets and other network-enabled devices — in order to keep networks safe. Of course, as threats evolve, endpoint security suites must evolve as...

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What is a cybersecurity technology platform anyway?

Vendors are pushing platforms, but features, functionality, and definitions vary. Here’s a list of “must have” cybersecurity platform attributes.

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SamSam explained: Everything you need to know about this opportunistic group of threat actors

The group behind the SamSam family of ransomware is known for recent attacks on healthcare organizations, but that's not its only target.

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Allscripts: Ransomware, recovery, and frustrated customers

The actors behind SamSam launched an attack against Allscripts in January 2018, leaving the company’s customers without access to the services needed to run their medical practices — some for more than a week.

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For endpoint security, trust but verify

Your organization might eventually fall victim to a data breach but creating checks and balances to maintain a layered data security approach can help you come out the other side with fewer losses.

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Is it time to unify endpoint management and security?

Modern unified management makes sense, and the industry is reacting by providing solutions. The question is whether enterprise organizations will use them.

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