Wednesday, December 13, 2017

6 Personality Profiles of White-Hat Hackers

From making the Internet safer to promoting their security careers, bug bounty hunters have a broad range of motivators for hacking - most just like the challenge.

Android Developer Tools Contain Vulnerabilities

Several of the most popular cloud-based and downloadable tools Android developers use are affected.

Improve Signal-to-Noise Ratio with ‘Content Curation:’ 5 Steps

By intelligently managing signatures, correlation rules, filters and searches, you can see where your security architecture falls down, and how your tools can better defend the network.

FBI, Europol, Microsoft, ESET Team Up, Dismantle One of World’s Largest...

Avalanche, aka Gamarue, aka Wauchos, malware enterprise spanned hundreds of botnets and 88 different malware families.

NSA Employee Pleads Guilty to Illegally Retaining National Defense Secrets

Nghia Hoang Pho faces up to eight years in prison for removing highly classified NSA data from workplace and storing it at home.

PayPal’s TIO Networks Suffered Data Breach Exposing Data on 1.6 Million...

PayPal states TIO Networks, a payment processing company it acquired this summer, is not part of its network and PayPal remains unaffected by the breach.

The Rising Dangers of Unsecured IoT Technology

As government regulation looms, the security industry must take a leading role in determining whether the convenience of the Internet of Things is worth the risk and compromise of unsecured devices.

Tips for Writing Better Infosec Job Descriptions

Security leaders frustrated with their talent search may be searching for the wrong skills and qualifications.

Hacked IV Pumps and Digital Smart Pens Can Lead to Data...

Researcher to reveal IoT medical device dangers at Black Hat Europe this week.

Deception: Why It’s Not Just Another Honeypot

The technology has made huge strides in evolving from limited, static capabilities to adaptive, machine learning deception.

Security Geek Gift Guide

Fun gifts for cybersecurity co-workers and bosses alike.

Sallie Mae CISO: 4 Technologies That Will Shape IT Security

'The world as we know it will vanish,' according to Jerry Archer.