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  • August 14, 2015 14 Aug'15

    Dropbox adds support for U2F security keys

    Dropbox announced it is strengthening login options with support for universal 2nd factor (U2F) security keys with the aim of making two-step verification faster and easier.

  • August 13, 2015 13 Aug'15

    Bitdefender hack the latest cyberattack on security vendors

    Bitdefender suffered a data breach in which a hacker stole a small number of unencrypted usernames and passwords for active customers. The hacker then demanded $15,000 in ransom.

  • August 13, 2015 13 Aug'15

    Addressing wearables security, the next wave of BYOD concerns

    Wearables are the next wave of BYO devices infiltrating the enterprise. Domingo Guerra, president and co-founder of Appthority, talked to SearchSecurity at RSA Conference 2015 about how to address the onslaught.

  • August 12, 2015 12 Aug'15

    Darkhotel APT found using Hacking Team Flash zero-day in exploits

    The Darkhotel advanced persistent threat group used an Adobe Flash zero-day vulnerability from the Hacking Team data leak, according to Kaspersky research.

  • August 11, 2015 11 Aug'15

    Microsoft Office bug highlights August 2015 Patch Tuesday

    Microsoft's August 2015 Patch Tuesday may not be as packed with danger as a typical release, according to one expert, but does include critical bulletins for Microsoft Office and even one for the new Edge browser.

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  • August 07, 2015 07 Aug'15

    ICANN breached, members' encrypted passwords stolen

    News roundup: ICANN confirmed its members' credentials were stolen Wednesday, forcing the nonprofit to enforce a site-wide password reset. Plus: VPN provider being used for APTs; Thunderstrike strikes again; Windows 10 security in its first week.

  • August 07, 2015 07 Aug'15

    Black Hat 2015: Machine learning security must add variety

    Machine learning is better at detecting malware than systems that scan for known signatures. But researchers at Black Hat 2015 say adding a twist widens the performance gap even further.

  • August 07, 2015 07 Aug'15

    Black Hat 2015: Rebuilding IT security after a cyber disaster

    In the wake of a major cyberattack, the process of rebuilding IT security can be daunting, but Christina Kubecka has some tips from her experiences with Saudi Aramco after a massive attack in 2012.

  • August 07, 2015 07 Aug'15

    Emerging security trends enterprises should keep an eye on

    Video: KPMG's Ronald Plesco discusses the main emerging security trends -- security analytics, the Internet of Things and virtualization -- and what else is on the horizon for the industry.

  • August 06, 2015 06 Aug'15

    Black Hat 2015 opens with bleak view of Internet freedom

    Legal expert Jennifer Granick kicked off Black Hat 2015 with a warning to conference goers that Internet freedom and openness are dying.

  • August 05, 2015 05 Aug'15

    Security machine learning methods needed to adapt to evolving threats

    Data science can sort through huge data stores in order to find and stop advanced attackers and malware, but new methods are needed to make sure the machine learning keeps up with evolving threats.

  • August 05, 2015 05 Aug'15

    New report sheds light on the growing threat of bulletproof hosting services

    Cybercrime has developed substantially due to bulletproof hosting service efficiency. Trend Micro's report explains how and why these services evade law enforcement officials and remain online.

  • August 04, 2015 04 Aug'15

    Is third-party vendor management the next IAM frontier?

    Identity and access management deployments are notoriously complex. And things are getting worse as legacy technology meets next-generation applications. As the traditional network perimeter continues to disappear, robust IAM becomes more important ...

  • August 03, 2015 03 Aug'15

    Cybersecurity skills shortage demands new workforce strategies

    The race to find InfoSec professionals who can outpace advanced threats has companies worldwide facing hurdles.

  • July 31, 2015 31 Jul'15

    Protests lead to drafting new Wassenaar Arrangement cybersecurity rules

    Major IT companies, such as Black Hat and Google, spoke out against the proposed Wassenaar Arrangement rules for cybersecurity software. And those protests caused the U.S. Department of Commerce to commit to drafting new rules.

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