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Domain Computer Services Announces SOC2 Renewal, One of Few Certified MSPs

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 12:43:00

CRANBURY, N.J., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- This year for Domain Computer Services has been one of thriving excellence and growth. We are proud to announce that we have renewed our SOC2 (System and Organization Controls) Certification. Less than 1% of MSPs …

CRANBURY, N.J., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- This year for Domain Computer Services has been one of thriving excellence and growth. We are proud to announce that we have renewed our SOC2 (System and Organization Controls) Certification. Less than 1% of MSPs … [+2228 chars]

Details of the Olympic Destroyer APT

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 11:52:00

Sorin Mustaca's IT Security news and articles about information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, breaches. Interesting details on Olympic Destroyer, the nation-state cyberattack a…

Interesting details on Olympic Destroyer, the nation-state cyberattack against the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea. Wired’s Andy Greenberg presents evidence that the perpetrator was Russia, and not North Korea or China….

Cyber threats to consider this Cyber Security Month

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 11:30:00

The biggest cyber threats, their consequences and how to protect yourself and your businesses. October marks European Cyber Security Month – an awareness campaign aiming to promote the importance of information security and highlighting the simple steps that …

The biggest cyber threats, their consequences and how to protect yourself and your businesses. October marks European Cyber Security Month an awareness campaign aiming to promote the importance of information security and highlighting the simple steps that ca… [+135 chars]

Rising cyber security threats in manufacturing

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 11:30:00

Metals, capital goods, chemicals and electronics industries are fast becoming prone to cyber security risks as investments in manufacturing systems that incorporate connected devices.Manufacturing shop floors may look futuristic these days, with industrial ro…

Metals, capital goods, chemicals and electronics industries are fast becoming prone to cyber security risks as investments in manufacturing systems that incorporate connected devices.Manufacturing shop floors may look futuristic these days, with industrial ro… [+411 chars]

Artificial Intelligence Strategy of Tencent: A Member of the Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent Trio of Chinese Internet Giants who are Competing Vigorously to Prepare for the AI Economy

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 11:00:00

DUBLIN, Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Artificial Intelligence Strategy of Tencent" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Tencent is a member of the Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent trio of Chinese internet giants (together termed BAT) wh…

DUBLIN, Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Artificial Intelligence Strategy of Tencent" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Tencent is a member of the Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent trio of Chinese internet giants (together termed BAT) w… [+3518 chars]

Russian group disguised as Iranian cyber spies

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 10:17:00

Sorin Mustaca's IT Security news and articles about information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, breaches. Suspected Russia-linked hackers have attacked dozens of countries, inclu…

Suspected Russia-linked hackers have attacked dozens of countries, including Britain, disguised as Iranian cyber spies, UK and US intelligence agencies have revealed. They have accused the Turla group – allegedly based in Russia – of letting an Iranian hackin… [+184 chars]

Researchers find stealthy MSSQL server backdoor developed by Chinese cyberspies

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 10:17:00

Sorin Mustaca's IT Security news and articles about information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, breaches. Researchers find stealthy MSSQL server backdoor developed by Chinese cyb…

ESET finds new “skip-2.0” backdoor developed by Chinese cyber-espionage group, targeting MSSQL 2012.Advertise on IT Security News. Read the complete article: ftag=RSSbaffb68" target=_blank rel="noopener noreferrer">Researchers find stealthy MSSQL server b… [+38 chars]

UK/US investigation revealed that Russian Turla APT masqueraded as Iranian hackers

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 10:17:00

Sorin Mustaca's IT Security news and articles about information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, breaches. UK/US investigation revealed that Russian Turla APT masqueraded as Irani…

A joint UK and US investigation has revealed that the Russian cyber espionage group Turla carried out cyber attacks masqueraded as Iranian hackers. According to the Financial Times, a joint UK and US investigation revealed that Russia-linked cyberespionage gr… [+239 chars]

Top cloud security controls you should be using

  • Fahmida Y. Rashid, Fahmida Y. Rashid
  • Published date: 2019-10-21 10:00:00

Another day, another data breach — thanks to misconfigured cloud-based systems. This summer’s infamous Capital One breach is the most prominent recent example. The breach resulted from a misconfigured open-source web application firewall (WAF), which the fina…

Another day, another data breach thanks to misconfigured cloud-based systems. This summers infamous Capital One breach is the most prominent recent example. The breach resulted from a misconfigured open-source web application firewall (WAF), which the financi… [+10483 chars]

But I’m still me

  • Sharky, Sharky
  • Published date: 2019-10-21 10:00:00

Longtime user at a big bank can’t access the archiving system, the intranet kicks her back to the login screen, and the attendance system that pilot fish supports never heard of her. She’s frantic to be recognized by the system, and she starts flooding the IT…

Longtime user at a big bank cant access the archiving system, the intranet kicks her back to the login screen, and the attendance system that pilot fish supports never heard of her. Shes frantic to be recognized by the system, and she starts flooding the IT d… [+1217 chars]

Cadence Adopts K2 Cyber Security Platform to Secure Business-Critical Applications Against Zero-Day Attacks

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 09:45:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- K2 Cyber Security, Inc. today announced that Cadence Design Systems, Inc., a leading provider of software, hardware and IP to electronics systems and semiconductor companies, has adopted the K2 Security Platform…

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- K2 Cyber Security, Inc. today announced that Cadence Design Systems, Inc., a leading provider of software, hardware and IP to electronics systems and semiconductor companies, has adopted the K2 Security Platform… [+2868 chars]

Companies Place Cyber Security in the Spotlight

  • Bob Violino
  • Published date: 2019-10-21 09:28:00

New research shows that cyber security is taking center stage at many organizations. A pessimistic way of looking at this would be to acknowledge that things have gotten so bad with breaches, malware, and other incidents that enterprises have no choice but to…

New research shows that cyber security is taking center stage at many organizations. A pessimistic way of looking at this would be to acknowledge that things have gotten so bad with breaches, malware, and other incidents that enterprises have no choice but to… [+4666 chars]

Deus ex hackina: It took just 10 minutes to find data-divulging demons corrupting Pope's Click to Pray eRosary app

  • Published date: 2019-10-21 09:25:00

Exclusive The technology behind the Catholic Church’s latest innovation, an electronic rosary, is so insecure, it can be trivially hacked to siphon off worshipers' personal information. The eRosary, which went on sale this week at just $109 (£85) a pop, consi…

Exclusive The technology behind the Catholic Churchs latest innovation, an electronic rosary, is so insecure, it can be trivially hacked to siphon off worshipers' personal information.The eRosary, which went on sale this week at just $109 (£85) a pop, consist… [+3657 chars]

Trend Micro buys cloud security firm to broaden offering

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 08:30:00

Acquisition of Cloud Conformity will address often overlooked cloud security fundamentals.

Trend Micro is to acquire cloud security posture management (CSPM) specialist Cloud Conformity to improve its expertise around the frequently occurring problem of cloud infrastructure misconfiguration, which is behind a growing number of information security … [+3513 chars]

Companies Place Cyber Security in the Spotlight

  • Bob Violino
  • Published date: 2019-10-21 08:05:26

New research shows that cyber security is taking center stage at many organizations. A pessimistic way of looking at this would be to acknowledge that things have gotten so bad with breaches, malware, and other incidents that enterprises have no choice but to…

New research shows that cyber security is taking center stage at many organizations. A pessimistic way of looking at this would be to acknowledge that things have gotten so bad with breaches, malware, and other incidents that enterprises have no choice but to… [+4666 chars]

Network Intruders Teamup With Ransomware Developers to Hack Corporate Networks

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 07:08:00

Sorin Mustaca's IT Security news and articles about information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, breaches. Network Intruders Teamup With Ransomware Developers to Hack Corporate Ne…

Cyberattacks rapidly growing every day, it emerges as one of the biggest challenges for businesses. Network intruders and ransomware developer groups develop an alliance with each other to maximize the revenue with the ransomware market. They partnership toge… [+266 chars]

Critical Wi-Fi Bug In Linux Let Hackers Take Complete Control and Crash The System Remotely

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 07:08:00

Sorin Mustaca's IT Security news and articles about information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, breaches. Critical Wi-Fi Bug In Linux Let Hackers Take Complete Control and Crash …

A newly discovered critical Wi-Fi vulnerability in Linux lets attackers compromise the system with the help of nearby Wi-Fi devices and crush the vulnerable machine. The vulnerability resides in the rtlwifi driver that mainly supports the Realtek Wi-Fi chips … [+253 chars]

ASIO turning to AI to avoid missing things | ZDNet

  • Chris Duckett
  • Published date: 2019-10-21 05:26:24

Australian spy agency has too much data and wants to avoid missing something it should have known.

The Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) has a problem, it collects too much data and might miss something. "That's the problem we are dealing with right now, given the threats are at the unprecedented level," recently installed Director-Gen… [+4237 chars]

Spending on security hardware, software, and services continues to increase

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 05:09:00

Sorin Mustaca's IT Security news and articles about information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, breaches. Spending on security hardware, software, and services continues to incre…

Worldwide spending on security products and services will enjoy solid growth over the next five years as organizations continue to invest in solutions to meet a wide range of security threats and requirements. According to an updated forecast from the IDC, wo… [+345 chars]

US politicians from AOC to Ted Cruz concerned over Apple’s stance on Hong Kong

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 02:27:00

Sorin Mustaca's IT Security news and articles about information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, breaches. US politicians from AOC to Ted Cruz concerned over Apple’s stance on Hon…

Apple told actions matter far more than words in a letter signed by four US Senators and three Congresspeople.Advertise on IT Security News. Read the complete article: ftag=RSSbaffb68" target=_blank rel="noopener noreferrer">US politicians from AOC to Ted… [+47 chars]

[Security Blog] Hong Kong Security Watch Report (Q3 2019)

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  • Published date: 2019-10-21 02:00:00

HKCERT is pleased to bring to you the "Hong Kong Security Watch Report" for the third quarter of 2019. The Hong Kong Security Watch Report aims to raise public awareness of the problem of compromised systems in Hong Kong, enabling them to make better decision…

HKCERT is pleased to bring to you the "Hong Kong Security Watch Report" for the third quarter of 2019. Nowadays, many networked digital devices, such as computers, smartphones, tablets, are being compromised without the user's knowledge. The data on them may… [+7598 chars]

Bureau of Meteorology continues security push

  • Rohan Pearce
  • Published date: 2019-10-21 01:47:08

The Bureau of Meteorology is working on integrating an upgrade to its HPC infrastructure into a major multi-year ICT transformation program that is intended to deliver a significant boost to information security at the agency.

The Bureau of Meteorology is working on integrating an upgrade to its HPC infrastructure into a major multi-year ICT transformation program that is intended to deliver a significant boost to information security at the agency. The Bureau is in the second yea… [+2449 chars]

Belt and Road paves the way for overseas investment

  • 李齐
  • Published date: 2019-10-21 00:24:22

XH Smart Technology Africa, a subsidiary of the Zhuhai-headquartered XH Smart Tech (China) Co recently opened an information technology institute in South Africa. The institute is part of its effort to nurture more female IT experts in the region.

Companies based in Zhuhai finding ways of branching business out into key African and Asian markets XH Smart Technology Africa, a subsidiary of the Zhuhai-headquartered XH Smart Tech (China) Co recently opened an information technology institute in South Af… [+4610 chars]