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By: Anthony Gil

Top 7 Cybersecurity Stories This Week 01-13-2016

Too busy working to keep up with cybersecurity news this week? Here’s a round-up of the top stories from the cyberscape.

Hello Kitty Database Leaked The badly configured Sanrio database was copied before it was fixed and it went unnoticed for a year. The database resurfaced online with over 3.3 million records. At the time, Sanrio speculated the exposure was due…
By: Anthony Gil

Top 7 Cybersecurity Stories This Week 01-06-2017

Too busy working to keep up with cybersecurity news this week? Here’s a round-up of the top stories from the cyberscape.

Confidential Military Personnel Data Leaked MacKeeper researcher Chris Vickery discovered a large volume of data leaked online from Potomac Healthcare Solutions, which provides services to the U.S. Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and other public sector organizations. An analysis…
By: Anthony Gil

10 Biggest Security Stories of 2016

2016 had its ups and its downs, but as the year comes to an end, here are the stories that made it to the top.

Dyn/Krebs DDoS and the Mirai BotNet As the denial of service (DDOS) attack against Dyn shook the internet a little over a week ago, it brought to the public forefront the changing dynamics of power in the online world. In…
By: Nick Kael

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

A lesson in cyber and physical security?

As I sat through the premiere of Rogue One A Star Wars Story this past weekend, I couldn t help but relate it back to a familiar tale that consistently comes up in IT security. The similarities were striking as…
By: Anthony Gil

Top 7 Cybersecurity Stories This Week 12-16-2016

Too busy working to keep up with cybersecurity news this week? Here’s a round-up of the top stories from the cyberscape.

New ransomware encourages victims to attack other computers A new ransomware variant has been discovered using an innovative system to increase infections the software turns victims into attackers by offering a pyramid scheme-style discount. Any user who finds themselves infected…
By: Michael Sutton

2017 Security Predictions

Security Predictions

As this year comes to an end, I am grateful that it is not in my purview to predict world events for the coming year. While I did fairly well with my security predictions for 2016, I m not sure…
By: Anthony Gil

Top 7 Cybersecurity Stories This Week 12-09-2016

Too busy working to keep up with cybersecurity news this week? Here’s a round-up of the top stories from the cyberscape.

Cyber Panel to Trump Train 100,000 hackers The number seems unrealistic to some cybersecurity experts but there is a clear need. There's currently a severe shortage of computer scientists who know how to hack and to defend from hackers. As…
By: Chakkaravarthy Balaiah

Not everyone went to work on Black Friday, but many of those who did were shopping

Amazon clearly won the day

While many of us were recovering from turkey dinner or were heading out to brave Black Friday crowds, a lot of people were working or were they   The traffic we see on the Zscaler cloud is entirely from business…

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