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Android malware has ‘never-before-seen’ spying capabilities

January 18, 2018

Via: BGR

It was in early April 2017 that we learned about the most potent malware app for Android ever created, Pegasus, a sophisticated program that surpassed anything else available at the time when it comes to spying capabilities. But forget all […]


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Skype Tests End-To-End Encryption With ‘Private Conversations’

January 17, 2018

Via: Geek

Skype is finally implementing end-to-end encryption with new Private Conversations. Using Open Whisper Systems’ Signal Protocol, the feature lets users conduct audio calls and send text messages or files without fear of prying eyes. “We know extra protection is important […]


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Intel AMT security hole lets hackers take control of corporate laptops

January 12, 2018

Via: TechSpot

Intel is off to a rough start in 2018 with yet another security issue found impacting their products. Coming fast on the heels of Spectre and Meltdown is a security vulnerability in Intel’s Active Management Technology (AMT). The Intel Core processor with […]


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Keeper Password Manager: Security Minded

January 10, 2018

Via: Tom's Guide

Keeper has been around since 2010 and was one of the early entrants into the password-manager market. The company has a strong enterprise presence, but unlike with some of the other enterprise-focused password management services I tested, this presence was […]


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Enterprise IoT threatens to undermine cloud and IT security

January 8, 2018

Via: InfoWorld

The internet of things, or IoT, is pervasive these days in your personal life. However, this technology is just getting into the Global 2000 companies. Yet most of the Global 2000 companies are unaware of the risks that they are […]


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What Is A Secured Business Credit Card?

January 5, 2018

Via: Merchant Maverick

Conventional wisdom dictates that you’ll have a difficult time accessing credit — including business credit cards — after declaring a bankruptcy (or if your credit score is terrible). But as true as that can be, it doesn’t take into account […]


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Hackers don’t care who you are — but they will sell your identity on the Dark Web

December 28, 2017

Via: The Next Web

If there’s one thing you need to know about the criminal economy, it’s this: no one is coming after you in particular. No one is trying to steal your identity. It’s easy to frame identity theft as a personal experience because […]


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How containers and microservices change security

December 14, 2017

Via: InfoWorld

Today organizations large and small are exploring the adoption of cloud-native software technologies. “Cloud-native” refers to an approach that packages software within standardized units called containers, arranges those units into microservices that interface with each other to form applications, and […]


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Opinion: It’s time for modern digital identities

December 14, 2017

Via: TechSpot

It used to be so simple. Essentially, you could verify your identity by providing some kind of unique piece of information that—in theory, at least—only you or other trusted parties would know. Like, for instance, your social security number. Of […]


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Centralized security in the cloud is the best security model

December 14, 2017

Via: InfoWorld

It’s 6:00 a.m. on a Monday morning. You get an automated text from your security systems that a DDOS attack was attempted, but new security policies downloaded several hours earlier proactively protected the systems from the attacking IP address. All […]