CDSA News Headlines

How Growing Businesses Should Tackle Cybersecurity Challenges (Security Intelligence)

When we think about the most public cyber attacks and data breaches, we generally associate them with large enterprises. The truth is cyber attacks are not limited by company size.... More

Report: 50% of Users Online Fall Victim to Cyberattacks (CISO)

Threat actors are using sophisticated hacking methods to target users online. It’s not just about taking advantage of Coronavirus-related anxieties, but attackers are using every... More

NAGRA NexGuard Forensic Watermarking Integrates With AWS (HITS)

Content protection and multiscreen TV solutions firm NAGRA has announced API integration of its NexGuard forensic watermarking technologies into Elemental MediaConvert, the file-ba... More

Ransomware is Now Your Biggest Online Security Nightmare (ZDNet)

Criminals understand our weaknesses and how to exploit them. That means ransomware isn't going away.... More

What Will Cybersecurity’s ‘New Normal’ Look Like? (Dark Reading)

The coronavirus pandemic has forced changes for much of the business world, cybersecurity included. What can we expect going forward?... More

What Type of Anti-Piracy Campaign is More Likely to Work on Infringers? (Hacker Noon)

Over the past couple of decades, campaigns aimed at discouraging people from accessing infringing content online have come in all shapes and sizes. Whether they are effective is st... More

GDPR Data Breach Notifications Rise by 66% Across Europe (CISO)

A new survey revealed that GDPR-related data breach notifications across European countries have increased by 66%, compared to the first year of the GDPR.... More

These Cybersecurity Trends Could Get a Boost in 2020 (Security Intelligence)

The events of early 2020 have prompted organizations to shift priorities across the board, and security processes are no exception. While the current working environment has presen... More

Weekend Patch Report, June 28, 2020 (SecureTheVillage)

Important Security Updates Dropbox: Dropbox has released version 100.4.409 for its file hosting program. Updates are available at Dropbox’s website. Google Chrome: Google h... More

Featured Jobs: Verizon Media; Amazon; OnPrem

Paranoids Senior Project/Program Manager — Dulles, VA — Verizon Media Business Intelligence Analyst — Seattle — Amazon Manager, Digital Media Supply Chain — NYC — OnP... More

Akamai CEO Sees an Increase in Devices Going to Malware Sites (Bloomberg)

Video: Tom Leighton, chief executive officer of Akamai, says cyber attacks are on the rise with so many individuals working from home.... More

A Hack the Box Walkthrough  – Resolute (ISE Blog)

First, we’ll start with a TCP scan, and if no interesting services are found, we can switch to a UDP scan to uncover more potential attack surface. I use a standard nmap command ... More

Gartner Shrinks Infosec Spending Forecast for 2020, Cloud Security Gets COVID-19 Boost (CIO Dive)

Gartner expects spending on information security to increase just 2.4% this year, down from December projections of 8.7% growth, according to the firm's analysis. Spending is expec... More

Three Approaches to Cybersecurity Planning for Post-Pandemic Cloud Adoption (Security Intelligence)

The global pandemic has been dictating how the whole world is reforming, businesses included. Different forums and analyst reports are increasingly calling out the future of busine... More

Microsoft Confirms Acquisition of CyberX to Boost Security in its Azure IoT Business (TechCrunch)

Another big acquisition out of Israel this week points to how bigger tech companies are using the economic slowdown to focus on their longer-term strategies and shore up assets to ... More

Phishing Isn’t Going Anywhere – It’s Just Getting More Sophisticated (TechHQ)

Phishing attacks have grown increasingly more sophisticated over the years. Usually targeting us on emails, sometimes via text messages, they attempt to lure users into providing s... More

Illumio Extends Zero Trust to the Endpoint (CDSA)

Illumio announced Illumio Edge, a first-of-its kind Zero Trust endpoint protection solution that dramatically reduces the risk of ransomware and malware propagating laterally throu... More

Weekend Patch Report, June 21, 2020 (SecureTheVillage)

Important Security Updates Google Chrome: Google has released Google Chrome version 83.0.4103.106. Updates are available from within the browser or from Google’s website. O... More

Cyberhaven Honored for Data Protection Work (CDSA)

Cyberhaven was named a 2020 Fortress Cyber Security Award winner in the Data Protection category. The company also unveiled new continuous monitoring and real-time discovery capabi... More

The Latest Mobile Security Threats and How to Prevent Them (Security Intelligence)

For many of us, the last few months have drastically increased our reliance on mobile capabilities. Through the increased use of corporate mobile apps, virtual private networks (VP... More