Mon.May 16, 2022

The NSA Says that There are No Known Flaws in NIST’s Quantum-Resistant Algorithms

Schneier on Security

Rob Joyce, the director of cybersecurity at the NSA, said so in an interview: The NSA already has classified quantum-resistant algorithms of its own that it developed over many years, said Joyce. But it didn’t enter any of its own in the contest.

GUEST ESSAY: The many ways your supply chain is exposing your company to a cyber attack

The Last Watchdog

It’s a scenario executives know too well. Related: Third-party audits can hold valuable intel. You and your cybersecurity team do everything correctly to safeguard your infrastructure, yet the frightening alert still arrives that you’ve suffered a data breach. It’s a maddening situation that occurs far more often than it should.

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Global Snack Manufacturer Becomes Cyber Resilient While Cutting Production Costs

Cisco CSR

Companies aren’t doing business the way they used to, and the shift to hybrid work has forced many to become increasingly security resilient or cease operations. The global food market is no exception.

Beyond Awareness: How to Cultivate the Human Side of Security

CyberSecurity Insiders

By Amanda Fennell, CSO and CIO, Relativity. Sophisticated security tools and well-constructed processes can help insulate an organization from the relentless cyberattacks that are part of the digital reality businesses face every day and everywhere.

How Preparation and Strategy Can Be Used to Fight and Defeat Any Ransomware Attack

Speaker: Karl Camilleri, Cloud Services Product Manager at phoenixNAP

Through a detailed analysis of major attacks and their consequences, Karl Camilleri, Cloud Services Product Manager at phoenixNAP, will discuss the state of ransomware and future predictions, as well as provide best practices for attack prevention and recovery.

iPhones Open to Attack Even When Off, Researchers Say

Dark Reading

Wireless chips that run when the iPhone iOS is shut down can be exploited

Malware threat to Low-Power Mode (LPM) in Apple iPhones

CyberSecurity Insiders

A group of security researchers from Germany have discovered that the low-power mode feature in Apple iPhones acts as an access point to hackers to induce malware that can emerge as a major cyber threat to the device users. To those uninitiated about LPM, here’s a gist.

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Cyber Attack and Ransomware news headlines trending on Google

CyberSecurity Insiders

Conti Ransomware gang reportedly hit Parker Hannifin Corporation in March this year leaking sensitive details to the public.

MANA Price Prediction For 2022-2024

SecureBlitz

Here is the MANA price prediction for 2022 to 2024… MANA, or Decentraland game token, is one of the booming play to earn (P2E) games that allow players to get rewards in cryptocurrency by simply playing games.

Report: Cybersecurity Skills Gap Creates Vulnerabilities

CyberSecurity Insiders

Finding qualified cybersecurity personnel is never easy. Recruitment has become an even bigger challenge in the last two years as workforce shortages intensified and corporate networks expanded into employees’ homes.

Microsoft Defender vs CrowdStrike: Compare EDR software

Tech Republic Security

Microsoft Defender and CrowdStrike provide robust endpoint protection software, but one of them comes out consistently superior. See how the features of these EDR tools compare. The post Microsoft Defender vs CrowdStrike: Compare EDR software appeared first on TechRepublic. Security Software

Cover Your SaaS: How to Overcome Security Challenges and Risks For Your Organization

Speaker: Ronald Eddings, Cybersecurity Expert and Podcaster

In this webinar, Ronald Eddings, Cybersecurity Expert, will outline the relationship between SaaS apps and IT & security teams, along with several actionable solutions to overcome the new difficulties facing your organization.

Stories from the SOC – Persistent malware

CyberSecurity Insiders

Stories from the SOC is a blog series that describes recent real-world security incident investigations conducted and reported by the AT&T SOC analyst team for AT&T Managed Extended Detection and Response customers. Executive summary.

What is Test Automation Pyramid? How To Use It in Agile Software Development?

Security Boulevard

The post What is Test Automation Pyramid? How To Use It in Agile Software Development? appeared first on ACCELQ Inc. The post What is Test Automation Pyramid? How To Use It in Agile Software Development? appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Tour the RSA Conference 2022 Security Operations Center

Cisco CSR

EXPOSURE: The Information We Divulge On A Public Wireless Network – The 3rd Annual* RSAC SOC Report. Register now for your free tour of the RSA Conference Security Operations Center (SOC), where engineers are monitoring all traffic on the Moscone Wireless Network for security threats.

The NSA Says that There are No Known Flaws in NIST’s Quantum-Resistant Algorithms

Security Boulevard

Rob Joyce, the director of cybersecurity at the NSA, said so in an interview: The NSA already has classified quantum-resistant algorithms of its own that it developed over many years, said Joyce. But it didn’t enter any of its own in the contest.

How to Avoid the Pain and Cost of PCI Compliance While Optimizing Payments

Speaker: P. Andrew Sjogren, Sr. Product Marketing Manager at Very Good Security, Matt Doka, Co-Founder and CTO of Fivestars, and Steve Andrews, President & CEO of the Western Bankers Association 

In this webinar, we have a great set of panelists who will take you through how Zero Data strategies can be used as part of a well-rounded compliance and security approach, and get you to market much sooner by also allowing for payment optimization. They’ll share how to grow your business faster and minimize costs for both security and compliance

Bitdefender vs McAfee: Compare EDR software

Tech Republic Security

When you're choosing EDR software for your business, see how the features of Bitdefender and McAfee compare. The post Bitdefender vs McAfee: Compare EDR software appeared first on TechRepublic. Security Software

Do You Want Secure Supply Chains? SHOW ME THE MONEY

Security Boulevard

The Open Source Security Foundation and Linux Foundation have a plan to fix our broken software supply chains. Benjamins needed. The post Do You Want Secure Supply Chains? SHOW ME THE MONEY appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Kaspersky report identifies new ransomware trends for 2022

Tech Republic Security

Ransomware is probably the type of cybercrime that has made headlines the most in 2021, and 2022 seems to follow that trend. Yet it is still evolving, and new ransomware seems more adaptive, resilient and more industrialized.

CISA, Int’l Cybersecurity Bodies Issue Advisory to MSPs

Security Boulevard

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), in partnership with four international security organizations including the United Kingdom’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC-UK), issued an advisory to help managed service providers (MSPs) and customers secure sensitive data.

Back to the Office: Privacy and Security Solutions to Compliance Issues for 2021 and Beyond

Speaker: Mike Cramer, Director of HIPAA & Data Security at The Word & Brown Companies

Now that companies are slowly allowing employees to return to work at the office, it's time to re-evaluate your company’s posture towards privacy and security. Join Mike Cramer, Director of HIPAA & Data Security at The Word & Brown Companies, for a discussion that will focus on compliance and the types of privacy and security measures your company should be aware of, as well as tips and methods for implementing these measures.

Researchers Find Potential Way to Run Malware on iPhone Even When it's OFF

The Hacker News

A first-of-its-kind security analysis of iOS Find My function has identified a novel attack surface that makes it possible to tamper with the firmware and load malware onto a Bluetooth chip that's executed while an iPhone is "off."

How Encryption Helps Restore Cloud Security Integrity

Security Boulevard

Data is everywhere and anywhere and, as a result, data management is out of control. Once a user or customer has signed up for a service or purchased a product, they usually have no idea about where their data is being stored, with whom it is shared or how it is secured. The adoption of.

50% of Orgs Rely on Email to Manage Security

Dark Reading

Even with dedicated identity management tools at their disposal, many companies — smaller ones especially — are sticking with email and spreadsheets for handling permissions

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Where You Can Find the Industry-First Software Supply Chain Security Toolkit

Security Boulevard

Where You Can Find the Industry-First Software Supply Chain Security Toolkit. Scott Carter. Mon, 05/16/2022 - 17:13. The interactive, web-based guide to software supply chain security.

US Courts Are Coming After Crypto Exchanges That Skirt Sanctions

WIRED Threat Level

A newly unsealed opinion is likely the first decision from a US federal court to find that cryptocurrencies can't be used to evade sanctions. Security Business / Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

Is “hacking from home” the new air force dropping bombs?

Security Boulevard

The downside of ‘debugging’ ransomware

We Live Security

The decision to release a ransomware decryptor involves a delicate balancing act between helping victims recover their data and alerting criminals to errors in their code. The post The downside of ‘debugging’ ransomware appeared first on WeLiveSecurity. Ransomware

Privacy As Enabling Technology

Security Boulevard

Recently, Google demonstrated a new smart glasses technology. In the demo, they showed how these smart glasses could “break down communication barriers” by instantaneously translating communications and displaying what the other person is saying in the wearer’s native language.

CISA warns not to install May Windows updates on domain controllers

Bleeping Computer

The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has removed a Windows security flaw from its catalog of known exploited vulnerabilities due to Active Directory (AD) authentication issues caused by the May 2022 updates that patch it. [.]. Security Microsoft

Open Source Security Gets $150M Boost From Industry Heavy Hitters

Dark Reading

Maintainers of open source software (OSS) will gain additional security tools for their own projects, while the developers who use OSS — and about 97% of software does — will gain more data on security

Experts show how to run malware on chips of a turned-off iPhone

Security Affairs

Researchers devised an attack technique to tamper the firmware and execute a malware onto a Bluetooth chip when an iPhone is “off.”

Me, My Digital Self, and I: Why Identity Is the Foundation of a Decentralized Future

Dark Reading

A decentralized future is a grand ideal, but secure management of private keys is the prerequisite to ensure the integrity of decentralized applications and services

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Watch Out! Hackers Begin Exploiting Recent Zyxel Firewalls RCE Vulnerability

The Hacker News

Image source: z3r00t The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency on Monday added two security flaws, including the recently disclosed remote code execution bug affecting Zyxel firewalls, to its Known Exploited Vulnerabilities Catalog, citing evidence of active exploitation.

The Ultimate VPN Guide – What Is A VPN?

SecureBlitz

Did you hear about a VPN and don’t know what it means and how it works, so you’re asking “What is a VPN?” Don’t worry, this ultimate VPN guide will cover everything you need to know about a VPN. We are in an era where being careless with your online privacy can cost you more.

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Researchers Warn of "Eternity Project" Malware Service Being Sold via Telegram

The Hacker News

An unidentified threat actor has been linked to an actively in-development malware toolkit called the "Eternity Project" that lets professional and amateur cybercriminals buy stealers, clippers, worms, miners, ransomware, and a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) bot.

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