Measure Security Performance, Not Policy Compliance

The Falcon's View

I started my security (post-sysadmin) career heavily focused on security policy frameworks. It took me down many roads, but everything always came back to a few simple notions, such as that policies were a means of articulating security direction, that you had to prescriptively articulate desired behaviors, and that the more detail you could put into the guidance (such as in standards, baselines, and guidelines), the better off the organization would be.

Cloudflare Buys Mobile Firm Neumob

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The deal will give Cloudflare technology to optimize mobile security, performance

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Cloudflare Partners with NVIDIA to Bring AI to its Global Edge Network

CyberSecurity Insiders

NYSE: NET), the security, performance, and reliability company helping to build a better Internet, today announced it is partnering with NVIDIA to bring AI to the edge at scale. SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cloudflare, Inc.

Common Criteria Certification: What Is It, and What Does It Mean for Tripwire Enterprise?

Security Boulevard

The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security performs evaluations on common IT products and releases a report called “Common Criteria Certification.” appeared first on The State of Security. appeared first on Security Boulevard.

NordVPN vs ExpressVPN: Compare Top VPNs

eSecurity Planet

Some of the top considerations to keep in mind when comparing NordVPN and ExpressVPN include: Privacy and security Performance Device support Cost. Privacy and security. However, this is effectively where the privacy and security similarities end. Performance.

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Celebrazione! AgID Certification To Provide Cloud Services in Italy

Duo's Security Blog

With this valuable certification, Italian Public Administrations can be confident that Duo not only provides the highest possible standards of security for our customers, but also maintains its own quality and standards to the same high level.

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NetSecOPEN names founding members, appoints inaugural board of directors

The Last Watchdog

11, 2018 – NetSecOPEN , the first industry organization focused on the creation of open, transparent network security performance testing standards, today announced that 11 prominent security vendors, test solutions and services vendors, and testing laboratories have joined the organization as founding members. Certification of security product performance today is typically conducted by independent testing laboratories using proprietary testing methodologies.

deepwatch Achieves AWS Level 1 MSSP Competency Status and Lists in AWS Marketplace

CyberSecurity Insiders

DENVER–( BUSINESS WIRE )–AWS RE:INFORCE — deepwatch, a leader in advanced managed detection and response (MDR) security, today announced that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Level 1 Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) Competency status.

Boffins found a bug in Apple AirDrop that could leak users’ personal info

Security Affairs

“A team of researchers from the Secure Mobile Networking Lab (SEEMOO) and the Cryptography and Privacy Engineering Group (ENCRYPTO) at TU Darmstadt took a closer look at this mechanism and discovered a severe privacy leak.”

2021 Security Outcomes Study: Timely Incident Response as a Business Enabler

Cisco Security

Incident response is based on the same readiness as a world-class performer; however, incident responders only start (metaphorically) after the rest of the horses have left the gate. Cisco’s Security Outcomes Study addresses the topic of timely incident response.

A critical flaw in Jetpack exposes millions of WordPress sites

Security Affairs

Jetpack is a popular WordPress plugin with over 5 million active installations that provides a suite of features for security, performance, and site management. The development team revealed that it worked with the WordPress.org Security Team to release patched versions of every version of Jetpack since 5.1. Developers also say that they worked with the WordPress.org Security Team to release patches for every version of Jetpack since 5.1.

NBlog Aug 23 - ISMS comms plan

Notice Bored

Oh no, it's more circumspect: the standard says "the organization shall determine the need for internal and external communications relevant to the information security management system". on security awareness which is already in the plan anyway: maybe we should mention A.7.2.2

Vulcan Wire Bounces Back from Cyberattack with SiteLock Website Security Solutions

SiteLock

based manufacturer and distributor specializing in baling wire and cargo securement products. Every time we called to get information on correcting the security issues, there was always someone available to talk to. Company Overview. Founded in 1975, Vulcan Wire is a leading U.S.-based

Why Regression Testing Matters

ForAllSecure

Regression testing is the practice of re-running functional and non-functional tests to ensure that previously developed and tested software still performs after new code commits are submitted. release, we made major performance improvements on our Mayhem Analysis Engine.

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Fortinet FortiGate vs. Forcepoint: NGFW Solutions Compared

eSecurity Planet

In this guide, we will compare both security vendors in terms of effectiveness, product features, technical support, ease of use, value and other quality metrics. It is safe to say Fortinet FortiGate firewalls offer top security at reasonable prices. Security Performance.

Why Regression Testing Matters

ForAllSecure

Regression testing is the practice of re-running functional and non-functional tests to ensure that previously developed and tested software still performs after new code commits are submitted. release, we made major performance improvements on our Mayhem Analysis Engine.

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Strong toolsets and a focus on risk makes security a business enabler

SC Magazine

The security team at bp built a risk barometer that put the company more in touch with its security performance. Today’s columnist, Monzy Merza of Databricks, says by combining a focus on risk with strong tools companies can make security a business enabler.

McAfee Enterprise ATR Uncovers Vulnerabilities in Globally Used B. Braun Infusion Pump

McAfee

This research was done with support from Culinda – a trusted leader in the medical cyber-security space. What Security Research has Already Been Performed? Designed for Safety Rather than Security. What security research has already been performed? Overview.

Top Endpoint Detection & Response (EDR) Solutions for 2021

eSecurity Planet

Endpoint security is a cornerstone of IT security. EDR, EPP and endpoint security steps. Falcon is near the top in raw security scores, but when factoring in the product’s advanced features, it wound up with an overall Detection score well above any other vendor on this list.

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Unleashing The Mayhem CRS

ForAllSecure

Competitors are given several compiled x86 programs and asked to find inputs which crash the target programs, and to generate new versions which are secured against those crashes. Security is measured by running the POVs created by the challenge authors on the RB.

Unleashing The Mayhem CRS

ForAllSecure

Competitors are given several compiled x86 programs and asked to find inputs which crash the target programs, and to generate new versions which are secured against those crashes. All CBs have several tests which are performed to ensure they behave as expected, so competitors cannot simply remove functionality in order to protect the program. Security is measured by running the POVs created by the challenge authors on the RB.

UNLEASHING THE MAYHEM CRS

ForAllSecure

Competitors are given several compiled x86 programs and asked to find inputs which crash the target programs, and to generate new versions which are secured against those crashes. All CBs have several tests which are performed to ensure they behave as expected, so competitors cannot simply remove functionality in order to protect the program. Security is measured by running the POVs created by the challenge authors on the RB.