Ccleaner Attack Targeted Large Technology And Communication Companies

Ccleaner Attack Targeted Large Technology And Communication Companies Shawn Knight: This wasn’t your run-of-the-mill malware attack. Security researchers in the days following the CCleaner malware disclosure have made an alarming, albeit not entirely surprising, discovery. According to Cisco Talos and Continue reading Ccleaner Attack Targeted Large Technology And Communication Companies

Enterprise IT Security Planning: Five Ways To Build A Better Strategy

Mark Samuels: Struggling to get the boss to take security seriously? Here are some pointers that can help the board get on-board. Those buzzwords recommended for building a successful digital business, such as flexibility, agility and openness, don’t always fit Continue reading Enterprise IT Security Planning: Five Ways To Build A Better Strategy

Attackers Use Undocumented MS Office Feature to Leak System Profile Data

Tom Spring: An undocumented Microsoft Office feature allows attackers to gather sensitive configuration details on targeted systems simply by tricking recipients to open a specially crafted Word document—no VBA macros, embedded Flash objects or PE files needed. The undocumented feature Continue reading Attackers Use Undocumented MS Office Feature to Leak System Profile Data

The Real Convergence Of IT And OT: How Much Longer Do We Have To Wait?

Francisco Maroto: In the past, information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) were seen as two distinct domains of a business. The former focused on all the technologies that were necessary to manage the processing of information, whereas the latter Continue reading The Real Convergence Of IT And OT: How Much Longer Do We Have To Wait?

Trump Administration Orders Purge of Kaspersky Products From U.S. Government

[Codango: Good, bad, or indifferent – we expected this to happen much faster than it did…] Dustin Volz: The empty offices of KGSS (Kaspersky Government Security Solutions), a subsidiary of Kaspersky Lab North America dedicated to providing cybersecurity services to Continue reading Trump Administration Orders Purge of Kaspersky Products From U.S. Government

3 Tips to Ensure Healthcare Data Security in Evolving Environment

Bill Kleyman: Good monitoring, properly managed technologies, and assessments are all key to organizations keeping their healthcare data security strong. There’s so much happening with new types of advanced security technologies. Healthcare data security teams must analyze solutions around on Continue reading 3 Tips to Ensure Healthcare Data Security in Evolving Environment