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As Ransomware Surge Continues, Where Next for Government?

Lohrman on Security

Global leaders want to carve out specific areas of critical infrastructure to be protected under international agreements from cyber attacks. But where does that leave others

Cyber scam targeted at owners of expensive Apple laptops

CyberSecurity Insiders

All you shoppers out there in UK using expensive Apple Laptops like MacBooks, you better be aware of the ongoing scams set up by retail outlets doing business in your area.

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Why Your Security Strategy Needs to Think More About the Browser to stop Ransomware

Security Boulevard

Mobile Phones of Politicians, Journalists, and members of Royal Families were targeted by Israeli Malware

CyberSecurity Insiders

All the politicians, journalists and members of Royal Family living across the world were put on a high mobile security alert by a post from ‘The Guardian’ last week.

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.

BSides Vancouver 2021 – Norm Chan’s ‘Understanding The Latest Mitre Att&Ck Evaluation Data’

Security Boulevard

Our thanks to BSides Vancouver for publishing their outstanding BSides Vancouver 2021 Conference videos on the groups' YouTube channel. Permalink.

New Windows print spooler zero day exploitable via remote print servers

Bleeping Computer

Another zero day vulnerability in Windows Print Spooler can give a threat actor administrative privileges on a Windows machine through a remote server under the attacker's control and the 'Queue-Specific Files' feature. [.]. Microsoft Security


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S3 Ep41: Crashing iPhones, PrintNightmares, and Code Red memories [Podcast]

Naked Security

Latest episode - listen now! iOS Law & order Microsoft Podcast Ransomware Vulnerability Colonial Pipeline CVE-2021-34481 hacking iPhone Naked Security Podcast PrintNighmare ransomware Wi-fi

Cyber Games Offer Competitive Challenges

Security Boulevard

With high-profile public and private institutions in the U.S. facing a growing threat from cybercriminals and cyberattacks, there is a growing push to prepare the next generation of potential IT security pros to meet the challenges.

Ransomware hits law firm counseling Fortune 500, Global 500 companies

Bleeping Computer

Campbell Conroy & O'Neil, P.C. Campbell), a US law firm counseling dozens of Fortune 500 and Global 500 companies, has disclosed a data breach following a February 2021 ransomware attack. [.]. Security

The Joy of Tech® ‘Facebook Is Panicking!’

Security Boulevard

via the Comic Noggins of Nitrozac and Snaggy at The Joy of Tech® ! Permalink. The post The Joy of Tech® ‘Facebook Is Panicking!’ ’ appeared first on Security Boulevard.


HelloKitty ransomware gang targets vulnerable SonicWall devices

Security Affairs

BleepingComputer became aware that the recent wave of attacks targeting vulnerable SonicWall devices was carried out by HelloKitty ransomware operators.

Password attacks on Microsoft highlight the need for Passwordless Zero Trust Systems

Security Boulevard

Nobelium, the hackers behind the SolarWinds hack, have struck again. The hacking group, linked to Russia’s Foreign Intelligence Service by U.S. authorities, attacked Microsoft customer support systems.

Chinese government issues new vulnerability disclosure regulations

Security Affairs

Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) issued new vulnerability disclosure regulations that oblige experts to report zero-days to the government.

NASA Honors the 100th Anniversary of John Glenn’s Birth

Security Boulevard

Permalink. The post NASA Honors the 100th Anniversary of John Glenn’s Birth appeared first on Security Boulevard. Security Bloggers Network American Hero Astronaut John Glenn NASA US Marine US Senator


Comparis customers targeted by scammers after ransomware attack

Bleeping Computer

Leading Swiss price comparison platform Comparis has notified customers of a data breach following a ransomware attack that hit and took down its entire network last week. [.]. Security

Instagram implements ‘Security Checkup’ to help users recover compromised accounts

Security Affairs

Instagram introduced a new security feature dubbed “Security Checkup” to help users to recover their accounts that have been compromised.

Windows 11 features, expected release date, and latest news

Bleeping Computer

Microsoft has released the next version of Windows called "Windows 11" and it is coming later this year. Windows 11 is the successor to Windows 10 and it's a big update with tons of new features, redesigned Start Menu, and more. [.]. Microsoft Software

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