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Vaporworms: New breed of self-propagating fileless malware to emerge in 2019

WatchGuard Technologies’ information security predictions for 2019 include the emergence of vaporworms, a new breed of fileless malware with wormlike properties to self-propagate through vulnerable systems, along with a takedown

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Container strategies don’t take security seriously enough

Most organizations do not feel prepared to adequately secure cloud-native applications, despite the surging adoption of containers and Kubernetes, according to StackRox. Digging into the sources of concern over container

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Should we be saying goodbye to SIEM and hello to SOAR?

Andy Kays, CTO of Redscan, explains to Information Age why SIEM vendors must leverage SOAR to improve threat detection and response.Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) is a growing area

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Phishing Training is a Tool, Not a Solution

If You Find Yourself Frequently Blaming Users for Successful Attacks, You Know Your Security is Not Working.  Training users to recognize phishing is a best practice, an important “tool in

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Cyberwarfare: the danger and potential answers

Following comments by, Nick Carter, Chief of the Defence Staff, the most senior uniformed military adviser to the Secretary of State for Defence and the Prime Minister, Information Age quizzed

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WannaCry Still Alive, Reaches Almost 75,000 Victims

WannaCry ransomware is still the most widespread cryptor family and has hit almost 75,000 users as of Q3 2018, according to new research from Kaspersky Lab. The firm discovered that since

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Demise of the Digital Society?

There is no denying that the world wide web has revolutionized every aspect of modern society, from business to communication to entertainment. With the spread of high-speed internet across the

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The Role of Blockchain in Data Security

The rapid advances in digital technology over the past several decades have also brought to the fore new challenges around data privacy and security. As a result, hacks, identity theft

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What are deepfakes? How and why they work

Deepfakes swap celebrities’ faces into porn videos and put words in politicians’ mouths, but they could do a lot worse. Deepfakes are fake videos or audio recordings that look and

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Easy Steps for Recovery from a Hacked Website

By Julia Sowells Senior Information Security Specialist at Hacker Combat, A website getting hacked is no news today; it has become an almost common thing. So, what to do if your