At the start of the year, Google updated its permission requests in Android applications, and in particular, restricted access to SMS and CALL Log permissions. Google also added requirements for non-default applications (or those that don’t provide cri…Continue Reading
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This Week in Security News: Trend Micro Launches its XDR Center in India and EU Reports 5G Cybersecurity Risks.
Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past …Continue Reading
Date Discovered. October 16, 2019 Description. Jenkins plugins are prone to the following vulnerabilities: 1. Multiple cross-site request forgery vulnerabilities 2. Multiple information disclosure vulnerabilities 3. Multiple security-bypass vulnarabili…Continue Reading
Latest malware to hide C&C in Blockchain wallets A new strain of the banking malware Redaman is hiding dynamic command and control (C&C) server IP addresses inside the Bitcoin blockchain, researchers at Checkpoint say. Redaman is banking malware that m…Continue Reading
T he cyber security industry is paradoxically finding it difficult to sell its solutions and services to public and private enterprises at a time when cyber security is one of the most significant events on the radar. There are reasons. Chief informati…Continue Reading
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proofpoint, Inc. , (PFPT), a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, today announced it has been named a National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Champion by the National Cyber Security Alliance. …Continue Reading
In context: Cohen Coberly Though Windows built-in security systems were once the subject of quite a bit of criticism, today’s incarnation of Windows Defender is able to hold its own against other major antivirus programs. Indeed, in August, Defender wa…Continue Reading
Owning a smartwatch might not actually be such a smart decision after all. Cyber security expert Chester Avey investigates. Over the years, there has been an ongoing battle between those looking to advance technology and those looking to pinpoint its w…Continue Reading
A Santander spokesperson said in an emailed statement, “Protecting our customers’ information and the integrity of our physical network is at the core of what we do. Our experts are involved at every stage of product development and operations to prote…Continue Reading