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U.S. Top Court Rejects Shoe Retailer Zappos Appeal In Data Breach Case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a bid by online shoe retailer Zappos to throw out a class-action lawsuit by customers who said their personal information was...
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The Melissa Virus

Two decades ago, computer viruses—and public awareness of the tricks used to unleash them—were still relatively new notions to many Americans. One attack would change that in a significant way. In...
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Cyber Risk Management: Why Automation is Essential

Cybersecurity , Next-Generation Technologies & Secure Development Skybox Security's Michelle Cobb on Point Solutions Versus Platforms( euroinfosec ) • March 22, 2019     Michelle Cobb, CMO, Skybox Security The challenge of...
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Washington, D.C. AG Wants Better Data Breach Protection

Washington, D.C. AG Wants Better Data Breach Protection
Breach Response , Data Breach , Governance Top District Prosecutor Aims to Improve Consumer Breach Protection• March 22, 2019    Karl Racine, Washington, DC AG The top prosecutor for Washington, D.C.,...
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The Future of Cybersecurity Education - Part 2

Cybersecurity , Education Intel's Amit Elazari Bar On and UC-Berkeley's Lisa Ho on Schools and Digital Transformation( SecurityEditor ) • March 22, 2019     Lisa Ho of the University of...
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GDPR: Data Breach Notification 101

Data Breach , General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) , Standards, Regulations & Compliance Brian Honan of BH Consulting on When to Notify - or Not( euroinfosec ) • March 22, 2019...
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Critical Flaw Revealed In Facebook Fizz TLS Project


Facebook Messenger gets unsend option (you have 10 minutes) Facebook rolls out the unsend feature it promised last April. Researchers have found a vulnerability in the open-source Facebook Fizz project which...
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Researchers Find 36 New Security Flaws In LTE Protocol

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A group of academics from South Korea have identified 36 new vulnerabilities in the Long-Term Evolution ( LTE ) standard used by thousands of mobile networks and hundreds of millions of...
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FEMA Leaks Bank Details For 2.3 Million Survivors

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Disaster relief org FEMA has admitted, conveniently on a Friday night, to accidentally leaking banking details and other personal information of 2.3 million hurricane and wildfire survivors. The US government's Federal...
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Mueller Report Is Just The Start Of A New Russia Showdown

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Hackers Take Down Safari, VMware, And Oracle At Pwn2Own

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Early Cambridge Analytica Fears Revealed

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Facebook's chief executive has repeatedly declined to answer questions from UK MPs about the scandal Facebook employees raised concerns about Cambridge Analytica's data-scraping practices three...
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FB Stored Hundreds Of Millions Of Passwords Unprotected

Facebook mistakenly stored “hundreds of millions” of passwords in plaintext, unprotected by any encryption, the company has admitted. The mistake, which led to user passwords being kept in Facebook’s internal servers...
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Critical Flaw Lets Hackers Control Lifesaving Devices Implanted Inside Patients

The federal government on Thursday warned of a serious flaw in Medtronic cardio defibrillators that allows attackers to use radio communications to surreptitiously take full control of the lifesaving devices after...
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Microsoft Brings Defender ATP Platform to macOS

Microsoft Brings Defender ATP Platform to macOS
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Anti-Malware , Breach Preparedness , Data Breach With the Move Comes Cross-Platform Detection Challenges, Expert Says( jeremy_kirk ) • March 22, 2019    Photo: Thunderclap.io A decade or more ago, this...
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Mitigating the Insider Threat at Scale

Governance , Next-Generation Technologies & Secure Development Mohan Koo of Dtex Systems on the Roles of People and Analytics( SecurityEditor ) • March 21, 2019     Mohan Koo, co-founder and CTO...
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Email Server Migration Incident Impacts 277,000

Email Server Migration Incident Impacts 277,000
3rd Party Risk Management , Data Breach , Data Loss Third-Party Vendor at Center of Breach( HealthInfoSec ) • March 21, 2019     An incident involving a third-party vendor migrating...
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Report: Facebook Stored Millions of Passwords in Plaintext

Report: Facebook Stored Millions of Passwords in Plaintext
Data Breach , File & Data Security , Fraud Management & Cybercrime Facebook Under Fresh Scrutiny Over How It Stored User Passwords• March 21, 2019    Facebook's response to news reports....
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Live Webinar: How to Move From Monitoring to Observability

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Norsk Hydro's Ransomware Headache

The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report discusses the recent ransomware attack on aluminum giant, Norsk Hydro. Plus, confessions of a former LulzSec and Anonymous hacker, and the growing problem...
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