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Google Chrome has announced plans to prohibit public websites from directly accessing endpoints located within private networks as part of an upcoming major security shakeup to prevent intrusions via the browser. The proposed change is set to be rolled out in two phases consisting of releases Chrome 98 and Chrome 101 scheduled in the coming …

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The operators of TrickBot malware have infected an estimated 140,000 victims across 149 countries a little over a year after attempts were to dismantle its infrastructure, even as the malware is fast becoming an entry point for Emotet, another botnet that was taken down at the start of 2021. Most of the victims detected since …

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Programming has five main steps: the identification and definition of the problem, the planning of the solution for the problem, coding of the program, testing, and documentation. It’s a meticulous process that cannot be completed without going through all the essential points. In all of these, security must be taken into account. As you come …

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Bug bounties. The idea turns some folks’ stomachs. Invite people to break into your system and steal things and then when they do reward them? Well, yeah. You want people finding these cracks and telling you about them before someone with bad intentions does. Here are five reasons to start a bug bounty program: 1. …

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Image: iStockphoto/Jirsak The shortage in skilled cybersecurity professionals is only growing worse, with the projected talent gap reaching 1.8 million jobs by 2022. “It’s definitely a seller’s market,” said Forrester analyst Jeff Pollard. “If you have security skills, there are plenty of opportunities available for you. If you have an interest in security and perhaps …