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Stranger danger: a third of consumers would sell their private data to someone they don’t know

Reckless data sharing online for short-term gains is leaving consumers exposed to more than they bargained for, according to new research from Kaspersky Lab. Despite outrage and worry around high profile data sharing scandals, including when Facebook gave Netflix and Spotify the ability to delete users’ private messages, over half of internet users (56%) feel […]

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TajMahal: rare spying platform with 80 malicious modules, unique functionality and no known links to current threat actors

Kaspersky Lab researchers have uncovered a technically sophisticated cyberespionage framework that has been active since at least 2013 and appears to be unconnected to any known threat actors. The framework, which researchers have named TajMahal, features around 80 malicious modules and includes a functionality never before seen in an advanced persistent threat — such as […]

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Telefónica To Partner with Subex On New Cybersecurity Venture

LONDON, UK, 11 APRIL 2019 – Subex, a leading security solution and telecom analytics provider announced its partnership with Telefónica on a new cybersecurity venture focussing on IoT Security. This collaboration will be realised through a new cybersecurity unit recently launched by Telefónica. As the number of devices connected to the internet grows exponentially, the […]

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Site24x7 Announces CloudSpend, Its Cost Analytics Platform for the Public Cloud

Philippines, 28 March 2019—Site24x7, the cloud-based performance monitoring solution for DevOps and IT operations from Zoho Corporation, today announced the general availability of Site24x7 CloudSpend, its cost analytics solution for public cloud platforms. The new solution is aimed at bridging the gap between capacity planning and cost optimization for resources running in Amazon Web Services […]

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ManageEngine Introduces User and Entity Behavior Analytics in its SIEM Solution

Philippines, 21 March 2019—ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced that it has introduced user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA) into its SIEM solution, Log360. With score-based risk assessment, threat corroboration, anomaly detection powered by machine learning, and other new capabilities, the Log360 UEBA add-on helps security professionals identify, qualify, and investigate internal threats […]

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Teenager Becomes World’s First US$1 Million Bug Bounty Hacker on HackerOne

HackerOne, the leading hacker-powered security platform, announced today that bug bounty hacker @try_to_hack is the first to surpass US$1 million in bounty awards for helping companies become more secure. A bug bounty is an award given to a hacker who reports a valid security weakness to an organization. Santiago Lopez started reporting security weaknesses to […]

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January 2019’s Most Wanted Malware: A Significant New Threat Speaks Up

Singapore, February 19, 2019 – Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber-security solutions globally, has published its latest Global Threat Index for January 2019. The index reveals a new backdoor Trojan affecting Linux servers, which is distributing the XMRig crypto-miner. The new malware, dubbed SpeakUp, is capable of delivering any payload and […]

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37% of Organizations Impacted by Cryptomining over Past Year, shows Check Point’s 2019 Security Report

Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, has published the first instalment of its 2019 Security Report. The Report highlights the main tactics cyber-criminals are using to attack organizations worldwide across all industries, and gives cyber security professionals and C-Level executives the information they need to protect their […]