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Windows Vulnerability Exploited In Alleged Russian Cyber-Espionage Attacks

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Russian hackers have been exploiting a previously undetected flaw in the Microsoft Windows operating system to launch ‘zero-day’ attacks on NATO, the Ukrainian government, the European...

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2014-10-21 12:37:09

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lunarline and Netsparker today announced a strategic partnership to integrate Netsparker's industry-leading web application security scanner with Lunarline's Sniper and Vulnerability Scan Converter (VSC) solutions. This will allow users to better manage and remediate web application vulnerabilities identified by the Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110622/PH24580LOGO "Web scanning is a...

2014-10-20 12:35:16

Cyber Warriors to Compete in More than 15 Real-World Kinetic Missions BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SANS today announced the ultimate training event for cyber warriors and Infosec professionals as it brings together every CyberCity mission ever offered, and new missions, under one single mega challenge. The SEC562: CyberCity Hands-on Kinetic Cyber Range Exercise course will debut at SANS' Cyber Defense Initiative (CDI) 2014 cyber security training event in...

2014-10-18 23:02:29

The FBI issued a warning this week to alert US businesses about hackers suspected to be affiliated with the Chinese government targeting “high-value” digital information from both commercial and governmental organizations. GDF’s founder highlights some of the security basics essential for protecting organizational digital assets on the cyber front from a wide array of threats. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 For the second time in less than a month, the FBI has issued a...

2014-10-14 08:28:31

Author Bob Gourley unveils what business leaders need to know about cyber threat MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- What do business leaders need to know about the cyber threat to their operations? Author Bob Gourley, the former Director of Intelligence in the first Department of Defense cyber defense organization and lead for cyber intelligence at Cognitio Corp shares lessons from direct contact with adversaries in cyber space in a new book titled "The Cyber Threat."...

2014-10-13 08:32:31

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bedrock Automation is proud to announce that it is a sponsor of the 2014 Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Cyber Security Conference, to be held October 20 - 23, 2014 at the Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Now in its 12th year, the conference is the foremost and longest-running cyber security-focused event series for the industrial control systems sectors and will cater to the energy, utility, chemical,...

2014-10-09 12:32:50

Attack-Ready Web Application Security and DDoS Mitigation Platform to Guard Against Shellshock, Heartbleed and Other Attacks SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Born out of the need for a stronger Web Application Security infrastructure, Zenedge today announced a $3.5 million Series A funding round. Investors in Zenedge's $3.5 million Series A funding include serial entrepreneurs Yehuda Neuberger, Fred Sorkin and Needham & Company Chairman Andrew Malik. This round of funding...

2014-10-09 08:31:45

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ThreatStream(TM), a threat intelligence platform that prioritizes threats and facilitates trusted threat sharing, today announced the launch of the ThreatStream Alliance Preferred Partner (APP) Store, a threat-intelligence marketplace focused on delivering premium threat intelligence to an organization's already existing security infrastructure. Preferred partners in the Alliance include many market-leading threat intelligence...

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2014-10-07 11:05:42

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Update: October 7, 2014 (11:05 a.m.) Jonathan Hall has announced that WinZip responded to him confirming the breach, while Lycos denied that it had occurred. He is also in dispute with Yahoo over the nature of the breach in their systems. The Perfect News Update site explains that Hall’s claims were refuted by Yahoo CISO Alex Stamos in a post to Hacker News. Stamos said that after “investigating the situation fully, it turns out...

2014-10-07 04:20:31

CAMBRIDGE, England, October 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterprise Immune System Provides Visibility and Early Threat Detection to Top UK Rail Operator Darktrace today announces that Virgin Trains has deployed Darktrace's mathematics-driven Enterprise Immune System technology to help deliver next-generation cyber intelligence and advanced threat detection. Virgin Trains, part of the Virgin Group, takes protecting its...

2014-10-06 08:32:39

Ridge Insurance Solutions Company to close dangerous cyber insurance gap by providing informed-assessment capabilities and insurance LONDON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Companies struggling to protect their assets and brands from the growing scourge of cyber attacks can now access a new product designed specifically for their needs, created by a trusted former national security leader and the world's premier insurance brand. The Honorable Tom Ridge, in London today meeting with...


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