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Threats & Defense – The Week’s Best News – 2020.05.25

A Review of the Best News of the Week on Cyber Threats & Defense What can merchants do to avoid falling victim to large-scale ATO attacks? (Help Net Security, May 21 2020) The most common approach to prevent ATOs is two-factor authentication for login attempts (62%), which can frustrate legitimate

15 Bullet Friday – The Best Security News of the Week – 2020.05.22

The Top 15 Security Posts – Vetted & Curated *Threats & Defense* 1. Chinese Hackers Target Air-Gapped Military Networks (SecurityWeek, May 15 2020) A threat actor believed to be operating out of China has been targeting physically isolated military networks in Taiwan and the Philippines, Trend Micro reports. 2. Attackers

CISO View – The Week’s Best News – 2020.05.22

A Review of the Best News of the Week on Cybersecurity Management & Strategy 2019 Data Breach Investigations Report (Verizon Enterprise, May 19 2020) Read the new 2019 Data Breach Investigations Report from Verizon. Get hands-on access to industry-leading data, information and processes via DBIR Interactive. Industry Reactions to Verizon

Identity Mgt & Web Fraud – The Week’s Best News – 2020.05.21

A Review of the Best News of the Week on Identity Management & Web Fraud Less than a quarter of Americans use a password manager (Help Net Security, May 17 2020) A large percentage of Americans currently do not take the necessary steps to protect their passwords and logins online,

Cloud Security, DevOps, AppSec – The Week’s Best News – 2020.05.20

A Review of the Best News of the Week on Cloud Security, DevOps, AppSec Cloud Exposes SMBs to Attack as Human Error Grows (Infosecurity Magazine, May 19 2020) Verizon’s annual Data Breach Investigations Report is compiled from an analysis of 32,002 security incidents and 3950 confirmed breaches. The report claimed

AI, IoT, & Mobile Security – The Week’s Best News – 2020.05.19

A Review of the Best News of the Week on AI, IoT, & Mobile Security DoJ Again Asks for Backdoors After Hacking Shooter’s iPhones (SecurityWeek, May 19 2020) The U.S. Department of Justice announced on Monday that the FBI managed to gain access to the data stored on two iPhones

Threats & Defense – The Week’s Best News – 2020.05.18

A Review of the Best News of the Week on Cyber Threats & Defense Chinese Hackers Target Air-Gapped Military Networks (SecurityWeek, May 15 2020) A threat actor believed to be operating out of China has been targeting physically isolated military networks in Taiwan and the Philippines, Trend Micro reports. Attackers

15 Bullet Friday – The Best Security News of the Week – 2020.05.15

The Top 15 Security Posts – Vetted & Curated *Threats & Defense* 1. US government plans to urge states to resist ‘high-risk’ internet voting (the Guardian, May 11 2020) Department of Homeland Security draft guidelines say practice allows attackers to alter votes and imperil integrity of elections 2. U.S. to