#Internet Security

How to Proactively Remove File-Based Malware

There’s no question that the past 18 months have been challenging for technology and cybersecurity leaders. Cyberthreats have skyrocketed at a time when companies have been enabling hybrid workforce models and transforming their businesses. In fact, 2020 was one for the record books in terms of security incidents. Broadvoice, Facebook and Microsoft reported breaches involving millions of records, while lesser-known firms BlueKai and Keepnet Labs lost control of billions.
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Kaspersky introduces cyber policy for bionic devices

Cyber technology supplier Kaspersky has become one of the first organisations in the world to try to address the security challenges of so-called human augmentation, developing and implementing a comprehensive policy designed to protect users of bionic devices in the workplace. Bionic devices are defined in practice as something that...
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NanoLock Security and Waterfall Security Partner to Deliver OT Security for Industrial and Energy Applications

The solution combines NanoLock’s device-level, zero-trust protection with Waterfall’s hardware-enforced IT/OT perimeter protection to provide a powerful OT security solution that mitigates cyber events from both IT and OT networks. Rosh HaAyin, Israel and Nitzanei Oz, Israel, November 29, 2021 — Waterfall Security Solutions, the OT security company, and NanoLock...
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Netflix Content Security Recommendations Explored

Following on from Reid Caulfield’s excellent article on content security and the role of trust certification, Netflix released a statement stating that they do not require trust certification from bodies like TPN. Instead, they have their own Content Security Best Practices for facilities and for home-based workers, Home Studio Security Guidance. In this article we are going to take a look at the advice and recommendations offered by Netflix, to help home-based workers and smaller facilities put realistic security practices in place.

Do Millennials Think Differently About Data Security?

Depending on your age and past experiences, your opinions about using electronic devices and protecting your security against marketers and hackers are likely set in stone. Older folks may be extra cautious when it comes to data security, while younger people are often a little more carefree as they look more towards convenience and a better customer experience. But is it better to completely block your devices from the outside world or is there some benefit from having less security?

The Critical First Step To Data Security

Data security is one of the most important issues facing organizations today. A 2021 study conducted by IBM revealed that the average cost of a data breach in 2020 was $4.24 million. Additionally, 76% of respondents predicted that remote working, precipitated by COVID-19, would make responding to a data breach more difficult.
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These great privacy & security apps can help keep your Mac safe

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. — YourMac is already pretty secure with baked-in protections, but there are a handful of privacy and security apps that you should consider adding to your digital defense toolbox.

JMP Securities Raises Zscaler (NASDAQ:ZS) Price Target to $400.00

Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Royal Bank of Canada upped their price target on Zscaler from $326.00 to $380.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Monday. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft upped their price target on Zscaler from $400.00 to $430.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday. Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on Zscaler in a report on Tuesday, November 16th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $410.00 price target on the stock. Mizuho boosted their target price on shares of Zscaler from $385.00 to $400.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday. Finally, The Goldman Sachs Group boosted their target price on shares of Zscaler from $295.00 to $386.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday. Nine analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twenty have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat, the company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $331.31.

The Security Digest: #89

Data breaches happen, but it is possible to set measures to prevent them. Aiming for a perfect data security posture can sometimes feel like shooting at a moving target, and can be especially difficult when the target is always changing. In our latest security digest, we cover morphic malware attacking vaccine makers, cybercrime justice as over a thousand individuals are arrested around the world, everyone’s favorite build-it-yourself furniture store, IKEA, suffering a harsh email reply-chain cyber attack, and wrap up by unboxing how open storage buckets can be used against you.

Thomvest Ventures Invests in CyCognito, the External Attack Surface Management Leader!

We are thrilled to announce our Series C investment in CyCognito, the company helping the world’s largest enterprises quickly prioritize, investigate, and respond to potential security risks. The company brings to life what Gartner calls External Attack Surface Management: making visible what attackers see when looking at organizations from outside-in. Our first meeting with Rob Gurzeev, the founder of CyCognito, felt like magic. Rob previously led teams at Unit 8200 of the Israeli Intelligence Corps. In venture capital, you only get to have a handful of such meetings each year with a visionary founder who has the vision to see a significant market opportunity, the technical depth to build a great product, and the leadership experience to build a great business. Rob once ran a team that used to think like nation state attackers and developed defenses against them, giving him unique experience that stood out to us. We are excited about the mission that Rob is on!

ThycoticCentrify Bolsters Executive Team with Key Leadership Hires

ThycoticCentrify, a leading provider of cloud identity security solutions formed by the merger of privileged access management (PAM) leaders Thycotic and Centrify, today announced the addition of several industry veterans who will play a key role in supporting the company’s next phase of global growth. Executive leadership additions include Chief Legal Officer, Suzanne Tom; Senior Vice President of Product Management, Jon Kuhn; Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development, Ram Venkatachalam; and Vice President of Business Operations and Chief of Staff, Josh DeLong. Additionally, Pascal Van Dooren has joined the company’s Board of Directors.

Improving Cybersecurity With MITRE ATT&CK Framework

In my previous blog posts, I’ve talked about the NIST CSF and another framework from the nonprofit Center for Internet Security (CIS), which has a smaller set of controls to help companies and organizations secure their environments. Now, I want to talk about the MITRE ATT&CK framework. But let’s start...
The Future of Things

Review of the Cutting-Edge VPN Known As Surfshark

VPN services are becoming a lot more critical in 2021. One survey found that 68% of adults use a VPN. More customers are starting to appreciate the importance of these tools because online and data privacy concerns are higher than ever. Data breaches are becoming more common and more people are worried about issues like ransomware. A good VPN can significantly help minimize these problems.

AVG Internet Security 21.10.6772 Crack With Keygen 2022

AVG Internet Security 2022 Crack + Activation Code [Mac/Win]. AVG Internet Security 21.10.6772 Crack is the ultimate tool that helps you protect your online activities. It provides you with comprehensive security to keep you safe online. This program offers award-winning antivirus protection against all kinds of online threats. It protects you against viruses, spyware, adware, ransomware, and more. It keeps your emails safe and prevents your inbox from spam emails. The program comes with the ability to protect your personal files against ransomware attacks.

12 Tips for Mitigating Security Risks in IoT, BYOD-driven Enterprises

As companies increasingly adopt bring-your-own-device (BYOD) models and expand their corporate network, mitigating security risk becomes increasingly important and more challenging. IoT and BYOD are here to stay because they offer cost savings to companies, especially enterprises. Employees can simply log on from their at-home or mobile devices. Moreover, it’s...

What Can Be Done to Protect Legal Firms? | #malware | #ransomware

Below, Robert Rutherford and David Clarke of QuoStar outline the threat that ransomware poses to law firms, along with advice on how these firms can best protect themselves from a virtual attack. Ransomware is the largest and most prominent risk that law firms face today. These types of attacks have...

The Future of the MSP: What Today’s IT Leaders Have to Say

It’s been a whirlwind couple of years for the IT channel. As businesses around the world shifted to remote-first work models, they’ve rapidly adopted new technologies to support needs like file sync-and-share and real-time collaboration. With more sensitive information exposed to the internet than ever before, the need for effective data protection and cybersecurity has never been higher.

86% of Google Cloud accounts have been hacked for crypto mining

86% of Google Cloud accounts have been hacked for crypto mining. According to data provided by the Atlas VPN team, 86% of hacked Google Cloud accounts are used for illegal mining. In addition, most instances of Google Cloud intrusions are due to weak or no user account passwords. Hackers performed...

Cybersecurity and Risk Management Leader Marios Damianides Joins ShardSecure’s Advisory Board

ShardSecure®, the world’s most innovative provider of data security and privacy with Microshard™ technology, is proud to welcome Marios Damianides to the ShardSecure Advisory Board. “We are privileged to have an industry leader of Marios’ caliber on our advisory board. I’m looking forward to leaning on Marios’ tremendous wisdom and...