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securitymagazine.comGoogle has announced that its Project Zero disclosure guidelines are changing for 2020. ...

securitymagazine.comTexas Governor Greg Abbott says that as many as 10,000 attempted attacks per minute from Iran had been detected over the past two days on state agency networks. ...

securitymagazine.comPasswords are a double-edged sword: they are meant to protect information, but they are also frustrating with so many to remember and manage....

securitymagazine.comArtificial Intelligence (AI) rests on the verge of transforming both business and society. Financial firm UBS forecasts that next year, the AI market will be worth $12.5 billion due to huge improvements and broader adoption of the technology. And BCG Henderson Institute found that though most leaders have not yet seen significant impact from their AI initiatives, they firmly expect to within the next five years....

securitymagazine.comApparently, we are getting in our own way when it comes to advancing cybersecurity. According to a leading 2018 study by the Ponemon Institute LLC (sponsored by IBM), the three primary causes of data breaches were malicious or criminal attack, system glitch and human error. While the study reports that the length of time to identify and contain, and the cost, were lower for data breaches caused by human error as opposed to the other categories, it is an issue that nearly 27 percent of data breaches are caused by human error....

securitymagazine.comLate last year, it was announced that the major aluminum manufacturing firm, Norsk Hydro AS, received a $3.6 million cyberinsurance payout – the first around highly publicized, extensive cyber breach of March 2019. The large ransomware attack struck the company’s U.S. facilities – before spreading throughout the company, resulting in millions of dollars lost – destabilizing Norsk Hydro’s operations until the summer months. The payout covered merely six percent of the multi-million-dollar costs created by the incident and its aftermath. ...

securitymagazine.comU.S. Senator Charles Schumer says the number of violent attacks on religious institutions and members of religious groups is a national crisis that demands a much stronger federal response....

securitymagazine.comAs we begin a new year and decade, the cyber threat landscape presents both existing and new threats, trends and techniques....

securitymagazine.comCybercriminals targeted Star Wars fans in a recent phishing campaign designed to steal credit card data by enticing fans with an early movie screening. ...

securitymagazine.comThe Security Industry Association (SIA) has selected five recipients for the 2020 SIA RISE Scholarship, a program offered through SIA’s RISE community of young security professionals that supports the education and career development goals of young industry talent....

threatpost.comProject Zero vulnerability disclosures will now happen at 90 days, even if a patch becomes available before then....

threatpost.comA Romanian national has been sentenced to 5 years in prison after racking up almost $400,000 in an ATM skimming scheme....

threatpost.comA hacker who apparently likes the musician Drake leaves lyrics from the artist's song In My Feelings behind in an attack that delivers malware Lokibot or Azorult....

threatpost.comThe PowerTrick backdoor, which fetched yet other backdoors, is designed to help TrickBot evade detection....

threatpost.comThe California Consumer Privacy Act has been adopted, but the largest U.S. privacy regulation fails to address how companies can know where their data is....

threatpost.comRing said that four employees were fired because they for inappropriate access to customers' connected video feeds....

threatpost.comUsers of GnuPG, OpenSSL and Git could be in danger from an attack that's practical for ordinary attackers to carry out....

threatpost.comResearchers say that physically disruptive attacks aren't imminent, but an increased focus on U.S. electrical-grid operators doesn't bode well....

threatpost.comA Virgin Mobile-branded phone distributed by Assurance Wireless to low-income U.S. citizens has a trojan pre-installed that can download additional malware....

threatpost.comCisco patched two high-severity flaws this week, in its Webex and IOS XE Software products....

Heise Sicherheits NewsDer Server-Dienstleister der Online-Bank DKB wurde angegriffen. Deshalb ist dessen Online-Banking beeinträchtigt....

Heise Sicherheits NewsDer "Kryptopapst" Bruce Schneier kommt im März nach Hannover und steht im Zuge der secIT Expert Lounge zu verschiedenen Sicherheitsthemen Rede und Antwort....

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