The new release of the OWASP Top 10 list is out from the Open Web Application Security Project, and while most of it remains the same there are a couple of new additions, focusing on protections for web applications and APIs
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The way to understand, and avoid, becoming a victim of ransomware is to be prepared, said LEO Cyber Security CTO Andrew Hay. And part of that preparation is to understand its historical roots.
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Small businesses accounted for 61 percent of cybersecurity breaches during 2016 but their exemption from looming mandatory breach disclosure laws could perpetuate a hidden epidemic of unrecognised vulnerabilities and underfunded security strategies, a Verizon security expert has warned as the company releases its 10th annual Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR).
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Verizon released its tenth annual breach report this morning, and cyberespionage and ransomware were the big gainers in 2016. Cyberspionage accounted for 21 percent of cases analyzed, up from 13 percent last year, and was the most common type of attack in the manufacturing, public sector, and education
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The increasing complexity of security environments has pushed many CISOs to the point where only 1 in 5 believes their company is “highly effective” at preventing security breaches – and with the security skills crisis set to continue long-term, recent figures suggest, a growing number will be turning to security automation to compensate.
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US Air Force looks to hackers from all Five-Eyes nations to help plug up previously unseen security flaws.
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The hackers spreading ransomware are getting greedier. In 2016, the average fee to free computers hit with the notorious infection rose to US$1077, up from $294 the year before, according to security firm Symantec.
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The mobile application that accompanies many Hyundai cars exposed sensitive information that could have allowed attackers to remotely locate, unlock and start vehicles.
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Just about everybody – from enterprises to individuals – depend on cyber protection. They aren’t getting that much, according to the Atlantic Council’s Joshua Corman.
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A new report finds mid-tier companies are increasingly turning to security-as-a-service offerings to manage their network security needs.
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Download this exclusive report highlighting 25 top security products – as rated by actual enterprise users of the products – in categories such as cloud security, firewalls, SIEM, application security and IoT security.
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The latest campaigns are bigger, more sophisticated, and causing far more damage as the attackers learn new techniques and collaborate with other groups
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