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A new threat has hit head the headlines (Robinhood anyone?), and you need to know if you’re protected right now. What do you do? Traditionally, you would have to go with one of the options below. Option 1 – Manually check that IoCs have been updated across your security controls. This would require checking that …

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British police have arrested a 19-year-old teen who is an alleged member of Apophis Squad cybercriminal group responsible for making hoax bomb threats to thousands of schools and airlines; and DDoSing ProtonMail and Tutanota secure email services. George Duke-Cohan was arrested in his bedroom at his family home in Watford by British National Crime Agency …

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Security researchers have discovered several severe zero-day vulnerabilities in the mobile bootloaders from at least four popular device manufacturers that could allow an attacker to gain persistent root access on the device. A team of nine security researchers from the University of California Santa Barbara created a special static binary tool called BootStomp that automatically …

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Video: Donald Trump Jr.: Cyber-attacks are among the biggest security threats facing our country – TechRepublic Video: Donald Trump Jr.: Cyber-attacks are among the biggest security threats facing our country During the presidential campaign Donald Trump Jr. told TechRepublic cybersecurity is one of country’s biggest challenges and the president would thwart attacks by hiring the …

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Cyberthreats are an ever-growing concern for both government and the private sector. Many experts argue that a paradigm shift in how we talk about and combat these threats is necessary. TechRepublic Senior Writer Dan Patterson attended the Global Cybersecurity Summit 2017 (GCS 2017) in Kiev, and spoke with security experts, government representatives, and business executives …

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Video: The biggest threats to financial institutions – TechRepublic Video: The biggest threats to financial institutions Cyberattacks on financial institutions skyrocketed in 2016. So where are the threats coming from? Video: The biggest threats to financial institutions Related Source link Related posts: Video: Donald Trump Jr.: Cyber-attacks are among the biggest security threats facing our …

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Image: iStockphoto.com/SergeyIT Dr. James Caverlee, an associate professor in the department of computer science and engineering at Texas A&M University, has a dream. He wants to create an internet world where cybercriminals can no longer rely on collective attention threats to lure people into becoming victims of digital crime. What is collective attention and why …

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Video: Malware in the shadows: Cyberfirms use AI to find hidden threats – TechRepublic Video: Malware in the shadows: Cyberfirms use AI to find hidden threats Darktrace’s Director of Intelligence and Analysis Justin Fier explains how the company uses unsupervised machine learning to detect and deter enterprise cyberattacks. Video: Malware in the shadows: Cyberfirms use …

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As enterprises continue to add new technologies to the business, CIOs must be constantly alert to the cybersecurity threats that those technologies open up. At the 2017 Midmarket CIO Forum in Savannah, GA, Brian Hill, vice president of corporate investigative services at Computer Forensic Services, explained several major security vulnerabilities currently facing businesses. “Cybersecurity is …