Security is no fiction
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Security is no fiction
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Todd Bell looks back at his years in the security industry and offers up these seven tactics that will help you stay atop the field.
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Hacking Team, a firm best known for helping governments spy on their citizens, has been hacked. Here's a curated look at the documents, contracts, and code discovered by researchers sorting the data online.
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Level 3’s research report analyses botnet activity around the world
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Retailers should take smart toys with known vulnerabilities off shelfs, demands UK consumer group.
Revelations that 30GB of sensitive Australian military data were exfiltrated from a subcontractor have underscored the risk faced by Australian companies that continue to leave themselves exposed by failing to employ “established and relatively straightforward cyber security measures”, the federal government’s peak cybersecurity body has warned as new data points confirms that local businesses are seeing increasing losses to cyber-attackers.
Norwegian consumer protection agency angles for a ban on poorly secured smartwatches for kids.
CISOs feel devalued by business leaders]] that are failing to come to the table to develop far-reaching IT-security strategies, according to a new survey that raises concerns about the ability of CISOs to effect the kind of change that is needed in formalising the business-IT relationship.
The sending of malicious emails has picked up after a quarterly lull, according to an analysis of email malware that has also marked a resurgence in business email compromise (BEC) attacks, the resurgence of the Dridex banking Trojan and exploit kits for ad-based malware, and an explosion in fake social-media support accounts.
Some software you may know and lean on won't work in El Capitan due to a new security feature that locks down system files and directories. Here's how to modify that.
Need antivirus for your PC, but not sure which of the numerous programs to choose from? Let some independent test data be your guide.
Your mobile IP address isn't likely to be stolen. But you still need to take precautions.
Proactive is Apple’s name for an intelligent iOS 9 technology wants to help you get things done – but shockingly it tries to keep your private life private.
I was walking through San Francisco when my phone buzzed. No caller ID, but the phone number was local, so I picked it up. Calling the man on the other end "irate" would be an understatement.
How the Snowden leaks have contributed to the larger conversation about privacy and security.
The FBI has issued a plea for those who have been hit by ransomware to report this to federal law enforcement so that the country can get a better sense of just how bad this problem really is.
The burgeoning market for gadgets that trigger a sprinkler system, help you count the number of times you swing a bat, or dim the lights automatically are rising. That’s a concern for any business due to how these devices are also starting to show up at the corporate office for use in conference rooms, executive suites, and even as a low-cost building security camera system. Experts claim the industry is not doing enough to protect these devices.
Internet security is in crisis. These four proposals offer tangible solutions -- including one scheme to change the Internet's workings from top to bottom
"Hunting is not a sport. In a sport, both sides should know they're in the game." - According to Field and Stream magazine, this is an oft quoted hunting expression. I couldn’t resist the irony of applying this quote to the cyber security industry where hunting is indeed a sport. The good guys and the bad guys both know that they are in the game.
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Hunting for Hackers - Why Preventive Measures are Only Part of the Cyber Solution, Duncan Alderson, Senior Manager, Cyber & Forensics, PwC Australia | IDG Security Day
Interview with David Sykes, Business Leader, Sophos | IDG Security Day
Showreel | IDG Security Day conference, 21st June
Tools of the Trade: A Live Hacking Demonstration - Ty Miller, Director, Threat Intelligence | IDG Security Day
Publisher's Panel - Using AI for next-generation Cyber Security | IDG Security Day