Researchers at Kaspersky have uncovered several fresh variants of GravityRAT spyware that are now capable of attacking not only Windows but also Android and macOS devices. The malware is mainly targeting victims in India.
Banking institutions are seeing a significant spike in multi-channel financial crimes. But Duncan Ash and Julio Gomez of Splunk say data and analytics can be key differentiators in the effort to protect sensitive financial data.
2019 saw the biggest attack ever recorded but, overall, attacks were
smaller, shorter, and more persistent.
For some time now, carrying out a DDoS attack has no longer required any technical skills.
With a myriad of "stressing" or DDoS-for-Hire services available to carry out both network
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CISA is warning that sophisticated hacking groups are chaining together vulnerabilities, such as the recent Zerologon bug and other flaws, to target state and local government networks. In some cases, attackers gained access to election support systems.
Microsoft has issued additional instructions on how to better implement a patch to fix an elevation of privilege vulnerability called Zerologon in Windows Server that affects the Netlogon Remote Protocol. The update comes as Cisco Talos researchers report a spike in attempts to exploit the flaw.
Open source use isn't risky, but unmanaged use of open source is.
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U.S. government agencies are supposed to have patched the "Zerologon" vulnerability by now, about six weeks after Microsoft issued a patch. But CISA warns that too many agencies' systems remain unpatched.
The U.S. Commerce Department is banning the downloading and hosting of China-based social media apps TikTok and WeChat effective on Sunday, citing national security concerns. The announcement comes as Oracle continues to negotiate a deal for partnering on TikTok's U.S. operations.
Splunk has been ranked 1st in ITOM Performance Analysis as well as the AIOps, ITIM and Other Monitoring Tools subsegment for 2019. According to the report, Splunk had 16.5% market share for the subsegment worldwide in 2019, and saw an increase of 30.4% to $919.7 million in total revenue compared to 2018.
Independent bug hunters who find flaws in products and services often struggle to hand off their vulnerability report to someone in a position to get it fixed, says longtime security researcher Daniel Cuthbert. He describes steps organizations must take to be able to receive - and act on - bug reports.
According to analysts, adaptive authentication is at the top of the list of authentication investments for banks - and for good reason.
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In the three years since Equifax suffered a massive data breach, the consumer credit reporting firm says it has worked tirelessly to overhaul the security shortcomings that allowed the breach to happen. Equifax CISO Jamil Farshchi and other security experts weigh in on important lessons learned.
Pike13, a tech company that delivers cloud-based client management software, gives gyms and yoga studios a simple interface to handle daily administrative tasks. The all-in-one platform enables fitness providers to manage staff and clients, including payroll, scheduling and communications.
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Organizations are increasingly turning to containers and Kubernetes to improve the efficiency and scalability of software development efforts. Containers introduce new security issues, highlighting the need for container specific security tools.
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