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This article was written by Peter Gerdenitsch, Group CISO at Raiffeisen Bank International, and is based on a presentation given during Imvision’s Executive Education Program, a series of events focused on how enterprises are taking charge of the API security lifecycle. Launching the “Security in Agile” program Headquartered in Vienna, Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) operates …

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In a joint effort by several law enforcement agencies from 6 different countries, officials have dismantled a major global organized cybercrime network behind GozNym banking malware. GozNym banking malware is responsible for stealing nearly $100 million from over 41,000 victims across the globe, primarily in the United States and Europe, for years. GozNym was created by …

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On Wednesday, the US Department of Homeland Security announced new security measures for foreign flights to the US that could end the ban on passengers from certain countries using laptops in flight, Reuters reported. In March, the US banned in-cabin laptop use on flights to the US from 10 airports in eight countries: Turkey, Morocco, …

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Qatar Airways is one of those impacted by the new electronics ban for US-bound flights. Image: iStock/Andrey Radchenko, Getty Images Laptops, cameras, tablets and e-readers are among the electronic devices that will be banned beginning Friday morning in carry-on luggage on US-bound airline flights from some airports in the Middle East and North Africa. Homeland …

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Enlarge / A phishing e-mail aimed at worker rights activists in Qatar and Nepal crafted to fool targets into giving up their credentials. Amnesty International Over the course of the last year, a number of human rights organizations, labor unions, and journalists were targeted in a “phishing” campaign that attempted to steal the Google credentials …

/ Government Security Alerts /

Many software programs will automatically connect and update to defend against known risks. Turn on automatic updates if that’s an available option. October 29, 2013 marks the 4th Annual Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Cyber Security Awareness Day. To recognize this occasion and in observance of the 10th year of National Cyber Security Awareness Month in …