Russia's Secret Intelligence Agency Hacked: 'Largest Data Breach In Its History'

Russia’s Secret Intelligence Agency Hacked: ‘Largest Data Breach In Its History’

Red faces in Moscow this weekend, with the news that hackers have successfully targeted FSB—Russia’s Federal Security Service. The hackers managed to steal 7.5 terabytes of…

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Slack resets user passwords after 2015 data breach

Slack resets user passwords after 2015 data breach

Slack will reset the passwords of users it believes are affected by a historical data breach that affected the company more than four years ago. In…

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How to recover from a cyber attack

How to recover from a cyber attack

One in three UK organizations fell victim to a cyber-attack in 2018, costing £17.8 billion in total. Your first – obviously valid – thought might…

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75% of Security Awareness Pros Are Part Time

75% of Security Awareness Pros Are Part Time

The 2019 Security Awareness Report published by SANS Security Awareness, a division of SANS Institute, found that across many organizations, there is an increased emphasis on…

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MITRE ATT&CK Framework Not Just for the Big Guys

MITRE ATT&CK Framework Not Just for the Big Guys

At Black Hat, analysts from MITRE and Splunk will detail how organizations of many different sizes are leveraging ATT&CK’s common language. Biology, zoology, and related…

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US lawmakers troubled by Facebook's Libra due to 'pattern of failing to keep consumer data private'

US lawmakers troubled by Facebook’s Libra due to ‘pattern of failing to keep consumer data private’

US lawmakers in a hearing at the House Committee on Financial Services on Wednesday expressed widespread mistrust of Facebook’s cryptocurrency plan, saying the company’s attempt…

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Companies with zero-trust network security move toward biometric authentication

Companies with zero-trust network security move toward biometric authentication

Many organizations are moving away from using the network perimeter as a trust indicator when building and enforcing access policies for apps and other IT…

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Latest technology could miss Australia due to encryption laws: Telstra

Latest technology could miss Australia due to encryption laws: Telstra

Telstra has warned that device vendors could skip Australia due to the nation’s encryption laws, leaving local companies uncompetitive. With vendors usually sharing technical information…

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Viral app hit FaceApp, which makes users look old, has privacy concerns

Viral app hit FaceApp, which makes users look old, has privacy concerns

If you’ve been anywhere near social media for the last few weeks, you’ve probably seen people posting photos of themselves, but aged to make them…

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Flaws in Telegram & WhatsApp on Android Put Data at Risk

Flaws in Telegram & WhatsApp on Android Put Data at Risk

App settings combined with Android behavior can put data integrity at risk for WhatsApp and Telegram users. WhatsApp and Telegram are personal messaging apps that…

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