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We want you! Organizations see huge hole in cybersecurity staffing needs

Finding, hiring and retaining properly trained cybersecurity personnel is proving to be a major chore for corporations worldwide with the general lack of staffers proving detrimental to their organizations cyber safety.

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Oklahoma news hit with malvertising attack

Oklahoma's News 9 website is reportedly safe to visit after a malvertising attack which lasted at least a week.

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Cyber UL nonprofit uses binaries to assess software quality

Security researcher Peiter Zatko, better known in the industry by his hacker moniker "Mudge," will unveil details of a cybersecurity "underwriters' laboratory" project that he announced last year on Twitter.

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POS-terminals become target of cyber-attacks in Russia this year

POS-terminals have increasingly become a target for cyber-attackers in Russia, posing a threat to ordinary buyers and shoppers, according to analysts of FinCERT

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S. Korea blames N. Korea for breach that compromised 10M users

S. Korean authorities are blaming N. Korea for hacking an e-commerce firm and compromising the data of more than 10 million users.

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NC State breach affects 38,000

An attacker gained unauthorized access to a North Carolina State University account containing personally identifiable information.

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Former Citibank employee sentenced for shutting down 90% of firm's network

Former Citibank employee sentenced for shutting down 90% of firm's network

A former Citibank employee was sentenced to 21 months in prison after wiping routers and shutting down 90 percent of the firm's network access across North America.

Women in IT Security Issue Live Now!

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Dridex Re-Mastered

Dridex Re-Mastered

Well, it's been quite an eventful time since last I posted. I have so much in the works that it is hard to tell where to begin. It seems that we are seeing new flavors of ransomware every week and botnets seem to come and go with a frequency we've not seen in a while. This week, though, I promised Dridex, so Dridex it is.

July 2016 Product Reviews

Citrix XenMobile

First-rate product for mobile application management (MAM), easy on users in a BYOD environment.

IBM MaaS360

This is a real powerhouse, but best for organizations with an IT force experienced in enterprise-level mobile device management.

Opinions

Speak the board's language or get fired

Speak the board's language or get fired

A communication gap exists today between CISOs and the board of directors, says Feris Rifai, CEO, Bay Dynamics.

Government surveillance from Caesar to Nixon

Government surveillance from Caesar to Nixon

Government surveillance is, however, not new, says Patrick O'Kane, barrister and compliance counsel.

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