Security threats News
July 21, 2017
BMC Software is working with channel partner companies to boost their sales pipelines, encourage solutions selling and promote a broader range of offerings.
May 31, 2017
With a mix of mature, seasoned and reliable security products, Cisco IoT Threat Defense is ready to tackle the issue of IoT security.
April 25, 2017
A new security tool will let users scan their systems for the presence of NSA spyware found in the latest Equation Group leak, and tens of thousands are already infected.
April 18, 2017
A new release of NSA cyberweapons falls flat, as Windows exploits from the Shadow Brokers have mostly been patched. But unsupported systems are still at risk.
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The commingling of public clouds and IoT clouds is a gamble. Fortinet's James Cabe explains how to prevent a tornado (or botnet) from ravaging IoT security. Continue Reading
Ingress filtering is a method used by enterprises and internet service providers (ISPs) to prevent suspicious traffic from entering a network. Continue Reading
The emergence of threat hunting programs underscores the importance of the human factor in fighting the most dangerous and costly security threats. Continue Reading
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Enterprises aren't truly prepared for cyber threats unless they have proper security incident management in place. Expert Peter Sullivan explains what enterprises need to know. Continue Reading
Mobile security threats are lurking around every corner. IT admins should encourage advanced security on smartphones and schedule security updates to keep everyone's guard up. Continue Reading
These days, hackers hide behind every corner and wait for an open door. Employ continuous security monitoring and testing for all cloud models, including serverless computing. Continue Reading
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In this excerpt from chapter two of Passive Python Network Mapping, author Chet Hosmer discusses securing your devices against network security threats. Continue Reading
Connectivity has created new threat landscapes, but iRobot CISO Ravi Thatavarthy says it's important to remember fundamental IT security principles when it comes to security in IoT devices. Continue Reading
It may seem like VDI is more secure than a physical deployment, but its deep connection to back-end systems actually makes it more risky in many ways. Continue Reading
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The scriptless Linux exploit deviates from usual methods that security tools recognize as attacks. Expert Nick Lewis explains how the exploit works and how to prevent it. Continue Reading
Security professionals are playing an ever-greater role in managing business risk. Their efforts against top cybersecurity threats include investing in the latest defensive tools that promise to shut down attackers.
At the top of enterprises' must-have security tool list is global threat-intelligence services. Tools that collect the data that intelligence services use, such as security information and event management (SIEM) systems, also rank high on the list. But having the right tools in place is only the first step. They might potentially provide enterprise security teams with the necessary advanced warnings and valuable insights into security threats against an organization's assets, but these teams must know how to make the most of that information. Putting intelligence feeds to use or exploiting the power of data analytics to further security efforts are not simple tasks. This three-part technical guide offers expert advice on how best to employ threat intelligence and other cutting-edge tools to battle the top cybersecurity threats companies face now. It explains not only what these tools can do but also outlines the pitfalls security pros must avoid for the tools to yield their potential benefits.Continue Reading
In this era of nonstop security threats, incident response tools that help automate detection and reaction are now essential. Learn how to update your IR process. Continue Reading