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Cisco security advisory dump finds 20 warnings, 2 critical

It’s a bad week for all things network security as Cisco spewed out 20 Security Advisories and Alerts – two critical and three high-impact – that customers should be aware of and implement patches where they can.Cisco, like other big enterpr.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldMar 16th, 2017

CAMI Assembly Plant Strike Comes to an End as Workers Agree to a New Four-Year Contract

Exactly one month ago today, members of the Unifor union and workers at the General Motors CAMI Assembly Plant in Ingersoll, Ontario went on strike, seeking stronger job security. Fortunately for GM, the strike fell short of of its one month mark. In.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News50 min. ago

Critical Microsoft database breach was kept secret from the public

Back in 2013, Microsoft suffered a rather critical security breach. The company’s internal bug reporting database was compromised, giving those who hacked into it access to a list of unresolved bugs and vulnerabilities within Windows. That̵.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News50 min. ago

Google boosts security for high-risk users (but you can get it too)

Hardly a week goes by without a high-profile hacking story, and now Google is launching a new security system for those who take their data really, really seriously. The Google Advanced Protection Program builds on the company’s existing two-fa.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News50 min. ago

Stress might be just as unhealthy as junk food to digestive system

We all know that a poor diet is unhealthy, but a new study finds that stress may just as harmful to our bodies as a really bad diet......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

Timing of melanoma diagnosis, treatment critical to survival

A new study underscores the importance of early detection and treatment of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. The research indicates that the sooner patients were treated, the better their survival, particularly for stage I melanoma......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

Engadget giveaway: Win a Sense smart security router courtesy of F-Secure!

With smart home technology proliferating and cybercriminality afoot, adding data security to your home network is a wise move. F-Secure's new Sense router can help monitor your home and provide feedback on the state of your network, IoT.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

Splunk acquires SignalSense, beefs up machine learning, security expertise

SignalSense will give Splunk more technology and machine learning expertise for its security tools......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Cisco using AI and machine learning to help IT predict failures

 We have known for some time that the number of signals coming from your IT systems surpassed the ability for humans to keep track of them years ago. Machines can help and have been for some time. The advent of artificial intelligence and machin.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 42 min. ago

Vulnerability in code library allows attackers to work out private RSA keys

Researchers have discovered a security vulnerability in the Infineon-developed RSA library, which could be exploited by attackers to discover the RSA private key corresponding to an RSA public key generated by this library. This private key could be.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

News of Note—Cisco, Transition Networks, AT&T and more

Here are some of the other stories we’re following today......»»

Category: networkSource:  fiercetelecomRelated News3 hr. 17 min. ago

Google Advanced Protection is for high-profile hacking targets

Many internet giants offer security measures like two-factor authentication (which you should really use) to keep your account safe from hackers. But there are a handful of people who are so valuable as targets that hackers will go after th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News3 hr. 18 min. ago

Kuwait and Saudi Arabia are top targets for DDoS attacks in Middle East

Security firm Arbor Networks reveals alarming statistics on the growing number of DDoS attacks happening in the region. For network security experts, DDoS attacks are nothing new. The sudden surge of network data can slow down or cripple an ent.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News3 hr. 26 min. ago

KRACK security flaw affects virtually every wireless device

KRACK security flaw affects virtually every wireless device.....»»

Category: videosSource:  videonewsindexRelated News3 hr. 58 min. ago

DHS will demand that feds implement basic email security

After suffering several security breaches over the past few years, the US government will finally require federal agencies to implement basic email security measures. According to Reuters, Homeland Security's deputy undersecretary for c.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News4 hr. 50 min. ago

ESET helps Google protect Chrome users from unwanted software

Google has redesigned Chrome Cleanup on Chrome for Windows, and has upgraded the technology it uses to detect and remove unwanted software. A basic antivirus for Chrome “We worked with IT security company ESET to combine their detection engine.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News4 hr. 50 min. ago

The best VPN apps for iPhone and iOS in 2017

Stay secure when you’re online with your iPhone or iPad. Apple’s iPhone is widely regarded as a stable and secure smartphone, but that isn’t to say that iOS doesn’t have its own issues regarding security and privacy .....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News6 hr. 18 min. ago
Category: hardwareSource:  bit-techRelated News6 hr. 50 min. ago

Adobe releases emergency fix for Flash Player zero-day exploited in the wild

Adobe has released an out-of-band security update for Adobe Flash Player that patches a zero-day remote code execution vulnerability actively exploited in the wild. Kaspersky Lab researchers spotted the live attacks on October 10, 2017, and say that.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News7 hr. 10 min. ago

Apple is third time unlucky against VirnetX, owes $439.7 million

Apple is fined $439.7m for infringing patent related to its FaceTime and iMessage App that finds application in iPad, iPhone and Mac devices.Apple’s long-standing dispute with VirnetX over alleged infringement of the latter’s patent that.....»»

Category: topSource:  inferseRelated News8 hr. 18 min. ago

Digital transformation, regulations impacting data security decisions at financial organizations

Almost half (49%) of global financial services organisations have experienced a data breach in the past, according to the 2017 Thales Data Threat Report, Financial Edition. The report also reveals 21% have been breached multiple times and that 90% fe.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News8 hr. 26 min. ago