Cyber Security

NAB 2017: Watermarking, Securing Data and Protecting Broadcasts: A Preview of CDSA’s NAB Cybersecurity Program

The Content Delivery and Security Association (CDSA) kicks off its three-day “Cyber Security and Content Protection Pavilion” (C3830CS at the Las Vegas Convention Center) prog... More

NSS Labs Announces Data Center Firewall Group Test Results (CDSA)

NSS Labs has announced the results of its Data Center Firewall (DCFW) Group Test, with seven products from five vendors tested. All seven products scored 100% in firewall policy en... More

How to Find Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities Across Your Environment (Forbes)

When I was a CTO running a data center, I used to ask my ops team to do the shotgun test. They had to imagine our worst enemy came into the data center with a shotgun with one slug... More

SAS Tackles the Cybersecurity Analytics Challenge (eSecurity Planet)

Cybersecurity may never be called a simple discipline that is easy to manage, but when it comes to cybersecurity analytics, the complexity can go off the charts. With that in mind,... More

Swimming in Security Data Without Drowning (IBM’s Security Intelligence)

How much information do you need to manage your security? Until recently, the answer was always “more.” That is changing as the sheer volume of available data grows. Today, co... More

To Win the Cybersecurity War, Teach Kids How to Hack (The Hill)

If you ask kids right now what they want to be when they grow up, you probably won’t hear “hacker.” But hackers are absolutely essential to protecting cyberspace from compute... More

Vulnerability and Patch Report, April 16, 2017 (Citadel Information Group)

Important Security Updates Adobe Flash Player: Adobe has released version Updates are available from Adobe’s website. To see which version you have, go to Adobe’... More

Featured Jobs: Microsoft Azure; Technicolor; ISE

Software Engineer, Azure Security Center — Israel, Herzelia — Microsoft Azure Security Assessment Engineer — Burbank, CA — Technicolor Associate Security  Consulta... More

NAB 2017: CDSA’s Cybersecurity Program Marks a First for the NAB Show

When it comes to entertainment — and developing, managing and delivering content across every screen — there’s no industry trade event more important for those in the content... More

NSS Labs Announces Web Application Firewall Group Test Results

NSS Labs has announced the results of its second Web Application Firewall (WAF) Group Test. A growing segment of the security market, WAFs employ a wide range of functions to work... More

Signs That You’re About to Suffer a Security Breach (IBM’s Security Intelligence)

Do you ever get those thoughts in the back of your mind that somehow, at some point, your organization is going to experience a security breach? I know that’s the kind of stuff t... More

These are 10 Cybersecurity Myths that Must be Busted (Forbes)

Cybersecurity was huge in 2016. From ransomware to weaponized Internet of Things (IoT) devices to foreign hacking of elections – last year saw it all. But many of these threats a... More

Researcher Warns SIEMs are Weak Link in Network Security Chain (ThreatPost)

Security information and event management (SIEM) solutions are supposed to boost security, but researchers say the network analysis tools are ripe attack targets. The warning co... More

The New Shadow IT: Custom Data Center Applications (DarkReading)

If you think you've finally gotten control of unsanctioned user apps, think again. The next wave of rogue apps is on its way from your data center to the cloud. Over the years, th... More

Accenture: Most Americans Want Stronger Cyber Defense Mechanisms (CDSA)

More than three-quarters of U.S. citizens (79 percent) are concerned about the privacy and security of their personal digital data, and almost two-thirds (63 percent) say they woul... More

Data Security and the Cloud: Earn Trust by Putting Your Customers in Control (Network World)

Data is one of the most valuable assets a modern business holds. When a company decides to move to the cloud, data security and privacy become a natural and top concern for managem... More

Threat Intelligence Sharing Challenges: Understand Context of Cyber Events (HelpNetSecurity)

A new McAfee report details the challenges facing threat intelligence sharing efforts. The growing complexity of the technology environment is a very important driver for sharing... More

Vulnerability and Patch Report, April 9, 2017 (Citadel Information Group)

Important Security Updates Apple iOS: Apple has released updates for iOS for iPhones, iPads, and iPod touch. Updates are available through the device or through Apple’s webs... More

Featured Jobs: NSS Labs; ISE; Kroll

Senior Test Engineer, Cloud and Virtualization — Austin, TX — NSS Labs Security Analyst— San Diego — ISE Cybersecurity Consultant — Telecommute — Kroll Click ... More

10 Cybersecurity Myths That Must Be Busted (In Homeland Security)

Cybersecurity was huge in 2016. From ransomware to weaponized Internet of Things (IoT) devices to foreign hacking of elections – last year saw it all. But many of these threats a... More


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