SEC Discloses Hackers Broke Into Edgar Corporate Filing System Last Year

This month has been full of breaches. Now, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the top U.S. markets regulator, has disclosed that hackers managed to hack into its financial document filing system and may have illegally profited from the stolen information.http://thehackernews.com/2017/09/sec-corporate-filing-hack.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20TheHackersNews%20%28The%20Hackers%20News%20-%20Security%20Blog%29

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Shadow Brokers Leaks Another Windows Hacking Tool Stolen from NSA’s Arsenal

The Shadow Brokers, a notorious hacking group that leaked several hacking tools from the NSA, is once again making headlines for releasing another NSA exploit—but only to its “monthly dump service” subscribers. Dubbed UNITEDRAKE, the implant is a “fully extensible remote collection system” that….http://thehackernews.com/2017/09/shadowbrokers-unitedrake-hacking.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20TheHackersNews%20%28The%20Hackers%20News%20-%20Security%20Blog%29

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Intelligent Personal Assistant (IPA) Sample Security Policy

One of the earliest (a little bit intelligent) digital personal assistants was the annoying Microsoft Clippit, circa 1997. The animated MS Office paperclip was always anxious to help out and would… Go on to the site to read the full articlehttp://resources.infosecinstitute.com/intelligent-personal-assistant-ipa-sample-security-policy/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20infosecResources%20%28InfoSec%20Resources%29

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