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Cryptojacking explained: How to prevent, detect, and recover from it

Cryptojacking is the unauthorized use of a computer to mine cryptocurrency. Here’s how it works, why it's so popular with criminal hackers, and what you can do to stop it.

Exium expands SASE, 5G-based security for midsize enterprise networks

The on-premises module offers new capabilities, based on 5G standards, for midsize businesses.

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7 machine identity management best practices

Managing machine identities can be just as important as managing human identities, especially in a zero-trust environment.

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SolarWinds launches overarching management, monitoring for hybrid cloud

Hybrid Cloud Observability pulls together siloed monitoring and management tools on a single interface.

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Fragmented tool landscape biggest cybersecurity challenge to medical device makers

Continuous monitoring of security throughout the medical device product lifecycle also poses problems.

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Cato Networks introduces device context-driven access control to tackle remote working and BYOD risks

A risk-based approach restricts access to specific resources and capabilities within applications.

Fortinet tightens integration of enterprise security, networking controls

Fortinet adds new security, SD-WAN, branch, and zero-trust capabilities to FortiOS software.

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CISA warns of attacks against internet-connected UPS devices

Threat actors have targeted power supplies whose control interfaces are connected to the internet, and CISA says that they should be disconnected immediately.

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Palo Alto launches cloud-native firewall service for AWS

Cloud NGFW for AWS enables organizations to shift security responsibility to Palo Alto, allowing them to speed cloud innovation while remaining secure, the vendor says.

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What is Shodan? The search engine for everything on the internet

Shodan is a search engine for internet-connected devices — from web cams to water treatment facilities, yachts, and medical devices.

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What is SSL? How SSL certificates enable encrypted communication

SSL and its descendent, TLS, are protocols that encrypt internet traffic, making secure internet communication and ecommerce possible.

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Man-in-the-middle (MitM) attack definition and examples

A man-in-the-middle (MitM) attack is a type of cyberattack in which communications between two parties is intercepted, often to steal login credentials or personal information, spy on victims, sabotage communications, or corrupt data....

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What is NAC and why is it important for network security?

NAC plays a key role in Zero Trust network access (ZTNA), and is a powerful tool for securing IoT devices and protecting mobile and remote workers

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Windstream Enterprise launches managed SASE with Cato Networks

The bundling of Cato's SASE technology with Windstream Enterprise’s managed services is designed to enable the deployment of a wide range of networking and security capabilities across locations, users, and applications.

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What is XSS? Cross-site scripting attacks explained

Cross-site scripting (XSS) is a cyberattack in which a hacker enters malicious code into a web form or web application url.

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Critical flaws in remote management agent impacts thousands of medical devices

The Axeda platform, used by hundreds of IoT devices, has seven vulnerabilities, three of which allow for remote code execution.

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Gartner: SSE is SASE minus the SD-WAN

Security service edge (SSE) bundles a cloud access security broker, secure web gateway and ZTNA, according to Gartner.

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Gartner: 5 ways to deal with network equipment shortages

With lead times as long as 400 days, enterprises need to start looking at alternative ways to get the network equipment they need.

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