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VP Nominee Kaine Seeks to Balance Security, Privacy

A report on the Democratic Party platform , which calls for a balance between cybersecurity and privacy , leads the latest ISMG Security Report. But the Democratic nominee for vice president,...
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Ransom Smackdown: Group Promises Decryption Tools

A new public-private partnership is a statement of intent against ransomware , says Raj Samani, CTO for Europe, the Middle East and Africa at security firm Intel Security. Together with a...
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Metrics Project May Help CISOs Measure Effectiveness Better

CISOs face the continuing challenge of how to clearly communicate information security risk to the board and senior management. But now they can take advantage of a free metrics framework designed...
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Ransomware Gangs Take 'Customer Service' Approach

Ransomware Gangs Take 'Customer Service' Approach
Anti-Malware , Data Loss , Technology Ransomware Gangs Take 'Customer Service' Approach Researcher Negotiates Reduced Bitcoin Payments, Extended Ransom Deadlines Mathew J. Schwartz ( euroinfosec ) • July 29, 2016  ...
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Cylance to Engage in AV Software Tests

Cylance to Engage in AV Software Tests
Anti-Malware , Technology Cylance to Engage in AV Software Tests Welcome News for Critics of Next Generation Solutions Jeremy Kirk ( jeremy_kirk ) • July 29, 2016     So which...
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How Does SentinelOne's Ransomware Guarantee Stack Up?

How Does SentinelOne's Ransomware Guarantee Stack Up?
Anti-Malware , Risk Management , Technology How Does SentinelOne's Ransomware Guarantee Stack Up? Protection: Up to $1,000 Per Endpoint - Subject to Terms and Conditions Jeremy Kirk ( jeremy_kirk ) •...
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HHS to Fund a Cyber Threat Information Sharing Leader

HHS to Fund a Cyber Threat Information Sharing Leader
Breach Preparedness , Data Breach , Info Sharing After Years Without an Official Coordinator, One Organization Will Get Grant Support Marianne Kolbasuk McGee ( HealthInfoSec ) • August 1, 2016  ...
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LastPass Patches Password Manager Vulnerability

LastPass Patches Password Manager Vulnerability
ID & Access Management , Risk Management , Technology Google Project Zero's Tavis Ormandy Found the Flaw Jeremy Kirk ( jeremy_kirk ) • August 2, 2016     Password managers are...
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Clinton Campaign Reports Breach

Clinton Campaign Reports Breach
Breach Response , Data Breach Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Also Hacked Eric Chabrow ( GovInfoSecurity ) • July 29, 2016     As a report surfaced July 29 that the campaign...
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Why Cyber Risk Management Is Stuck in the 'Bronze Age'

In a preview of his keynote address at Information Security Media Group's New York Fraud and Breach Prevention Summit Global Cyber Alliance CEO Phil Reitinger explains why today's approach to cyber...
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Internet of Things: Hacker Eavesdropping Smorgasbord

Internet of Things: Hacker Eavesdropping Smorgasbord
Breach Preparedness , Cybersecurity , Data Breach Internet of Things: Hacker Eavesdropping Smorgasbord Sheer Network Scale Offers Hope for Solving Related Challenges Mathew J. Schwartz ( euroinfosec ) • August 2,...
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Bitcoin Hack Highlights Cryptocurrency Challenges

Bitcoin Hack Highlights Cryptocurrency Challenges
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Fraud , Payments Fraud Bitfinex of Hong Kong Lost $69 Million Jeremy Kirk ( jeremy_kirk ) • August 4, 2016     The theft of $69 million worth of bitcoins from...
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Banner Health Breach Affects 3.7 Million

Banner Health Breach Affects 3.7 Million
Breach Notification , Breach Response , Data Breach Payment Card Data as Well as Patient Information Exposed Marianne Kolbasuk McGee ( HealthInfoSec ) • August 3, 2016     Arizona-based Banner...
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Keynote: Systemic Cyber Risk: Welcome to the Bronze Age

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Fraud Protection and User Friction: Online Experience vs. Risk Management

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Profiting from Mobile Banking Security: Drive Market Share and Adoption by Inspiring Customer Confidence

Profiting from Mobile Banking Security: Drive Market Share and Adoption by Inspiring Customer Confidence
Advocate Health Hit with Record $5.5 Million HIPAA Penalty
Banner Health Breach Affects 3.7 Million
Advice on Spotting Insider Threats
LastPass Patches Password Manager Vulnerability
HHS to Fund a Cyber Threat Information Sharing Leader
Clinton Campaign Reports Breach
FTC Overturns Dismissal of Security Case Against LabMD
HIPAA Audits: The Heavy Documentation Demands
Athens Orthopedic Clinic Confirms 'Dark Overlord' Attack
Black Hat , Data Breach , Events Profiting from Mobile Banking Security: Drive Market Share and Adoption by Inspiring Customer Confidence Presented by New York Fraud & Breach Prevention Summit  ...
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Operational Efficiency, Authentication & Fraud Analytics

Operational Efficiency, Authentication & Fraud Analytics
Bitcoin Hack Highlights Cryptocurrency Challenges
Banner Health Breach Affects 3.7 Million
Advice on Spotting Insider Threats
Interbank Payments: Attackers' New Target
Athens Orthopedic Clinic Confirms 'Dark Overlord' Attack
SWIFT Heists: The New Account Takeovers?
Report: New York Fed Fumbled Cyber-Heist Response
RSA's Yoran Issues Call to Action
Trojanized Remote-Access Tool Spreads Malware
Data Breach Prevention and Response Summit , Events , Fraud Operational Efficiency, Authentication & Fraud Analytics Presented by New York Fraud & Breach Prevention Summit     30 Minutes    ...
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Analyzing the Global Cybersecurity Skills Shortage

The global shortage of experienced cybersecurity professionals is a serious problem that makes fighting emerging cyber threats challenging, says training expert Simone Petrella. In a recent survey of 775 IT decision...
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Social Media Plays Key Role in Bank Fraud

Swindlers trolling social media sites for customers' personally identifiable information play a critical role in facilitating banking fraud , says economist Jane Yao of the American Bankers Association. "We're seeing increased...
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Russia Claims It's Victim of Cyberattacks

Russia Claims It's Victim of Cyberattacks
Anti-Malware , Breach Notification , Breach Response Russia Claims It's Victim of Cyberattacks Nation Often Blamed for Hacks Offers Details on Breaches It Claims It's Suffered Jeremy Kirk ( jeremy_kirk )...
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