#cyberfraud | #cybercriminals | The Top 20 Security Predictions for 2020

But what’s the ‘main thing’ when navigating technology as we enter 2020? The simple answer is… Cybersecurity. As innovation explodes into every area of our lives, cybersecurity is providing the glue that can enable the good and disable the bad for impl…

The Top 20 Security Predictions for 2020 – Government Technology

“The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.” These wise words of world-renowned business author Stephen Covey challenge each of us as we stand on the precipice of a new decade. But what’s the ‘main thing’ when navigating technology as we …

Mirai Variant ECHOBOT Resurfaces with 13 Previously Unexploited Vulnerabilities

Executive Summary. Since the discovery of the Mirai variant using the binary name ECHOBOT in May 2019, it has resurfaced from time to time, using new infrastructure, and more remarkably, adding to the list of vulnerabilities it scans for, as a means to…

SUSE: 2019:3294-1 important: the Linux Kernel>

An update that solves 16 vulnerabilities and has 124 fixes is now available. SUSE Security Update: Security update for the Linux Kernel ______________________________________________________________________________ Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:3294-1 …

3 keys to securing high-value data and systems at cloud scale

Maximizing security, Total Cost of Ownership, and Quality of Service has never been more challenging — and important. That’s especially true for governments and businesses managing highly sensitive, high-value workloads and data. New deep-stack threats…

December 2019 – Microsoft Releases Security Patches

Microsoft addresses several vulnerabilities in its December security bulletin. Trend Micro Deep Security covers the following: CVE-2019-0617 – Jet Database Engine Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Risk Rating: Important This remote code execution vul…

VISA Warns of Ongoing Cyber Attacks on Gas Pump PoS Systems

The point-of-sale (POS) systems of North American fuel dispenser merchants are under an increased and ongoing threat of being targeted by an attack coordinated by cybercrime groups according to a security alert published by VISA. Three attacks that tar…

“The Smartest Lock Ever” KeyWe is Vulnerable to Hacking

The latest research from Finland-based IT security firm F-Secure provides details about a critical security flaw in the very popular KeyWe Smart Lock GKW-2000D. The vulnerability allows hackers and thieves to enter your home in the same way as you do. …