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  • December 2019 Patch Tuesday forecast: Make sure to deploy year-end updates December 6, 2019
    Can you believe another year has passed and we’re approaching the last Patch Tuesday of the year? While I get ready to make another online gift purchase with my credit card, I can’t help but reflect on the security activity over the past twelve months. Some of these hit close to home. The most broadcast […]
    Mirko Zorz
  • The hidden risks of cryptojacking attacks December 6, 2019
    For any business, privacy and security are a constant concern. The variety and velocity of attacks seeking to infiltrate corporate systems and steal vital business and customer information seem never-ending. Given the very public repercussions of certain types of breaches, it can be easy for executives and IT professionals to focus attention on only the […]
    Mirko Zorz
  • Review: Cyber Smart December 6, 2019
    Do you believe you’re not interesting or important enough to be targeted by a cybercriminal? Do you think your personal data doesn’t hold any value? Bart R. McDonough proves why those beliefs are wrong in his book Cyber Smart: Five Habits to Protect Your Family, Money, and Identity from Cyber Criminals. McDonough, CEO and Founder […]
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  • Nearly half of consumers worry about being tricked by fraudsters this holiday season December 6, 2019
    There has been a 29% increase in suspected online retail fraud during the start of the 2019 holiday shopping season compared to the same period in 2018, and a 60% increase in suspected e-commerce fraud during the same period from 2017 to 2019, according to iovation. The findings are based on the online retail transactions […]
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  • Top compliance and risk management challenges for financial organizations December 6, 2019
    Notable regulatory compliance and risk challenges remain high in a number of key areas for U.S. banks and credit unions, according to the results of a Wolters Kluwer survey. Rising risk challenges for financial organizations This year’s survey generated a Main Indicator Score of 95, a 10-point increase from the 2018 score, that was influenced […]
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  • Exploring the proper use of pseudonymisation related to personal data December 6, 2019
    In the light of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the challenge of proper application of pseudonymisation to personal data is gradually becoming a highly debated topic in many different communities, ranging from research and academia to justice and law enforcement and to compliance management in several organizations across Europe. Pseudonymisation and personal data challenges […]
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  • Cloud Security Alliance launches credentials for auditing cloud computing systems December 6, 2019
    The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, announced the Certificate of Cloud Auditing Knowledge (CCAK), the only credential for industry professionals that demonstrates expertise in the essential principles of auditing cloud computing systems. Set to be […]
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  • Corsa Security encourages an open and collaborative approach to scaling network security December 6, 2019
    Corsa Security, leaders in scaling network security, has launched a Network Security Ecosystem program to foster an open and collaborative approach between like-minded organizations, and to ensure customers get the best support for their deployment. The cornerstone of the program is the assurance customers get that key security functions have been integrated, tested and certified […]
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  • LogMeIn updates its LastPass Identity solution with passwordless login for business customers December 6, 2019
    LogMeIn announced the next major update to its recently released LastPass Identity solution that introduces new ways for an employee to access their work without needing to type a password. This release marks the next phase in the company’s longer-term strategy to redefine cloud identity and expand LastPass for Business into a complete identity offering. […]
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  • CloudKnox Security Platform integrates with AWS IAM Access Analyzer December 6, 2019
    CloudKnox Security, a leader in identity privilege management for hybrid cloud environments, announced integration of the CloudKnox Security Platform with AWS IAM Access Analyzer, a new capability from Amazon Web Services (AWS) that analyzes resource policies to help administrators and security teams protect their resources from unintended access. AWS IAM Access Analyzer automatically analyzes policies […]
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