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DHS Urges ‘Highest Priority’ Attention on Old Chinese Malware Threat

"Taidoor" is a remote access tool that has been used in numerous cyber espionage campaigns since at least 2008.

Ill-Defined Career Paths Hamper Growth for IT Security Pros

Appsec and cloud security skills are the most in demand, and a shortage of staff is wearing on security teams, a new study shows.

11 Security Tools to Expect at the Black Hat USA 2020 Arsenal Virtual Event

More than 130 security researchers and developers are ready to showcase their work.

Average Cost of a Data Breach: $3.86 Million

New IBM study shows that security system complexity and cloud migration can amplify breach costs.

Organizations Continue to Struggle With App Vulns

A high percentage of discovered bugs remain unremediated for a long time, a new study shows.

Organizations Continue to Struggle With App Vulns

A high percentage of discovered bugs remain unremediated for a long time, a new study shows.

Twitter Breach a Reminder of Need to Protect Corporate Social Media Use

Intruders had access to direct messages associated with 36 accounts in last week's attack, social media giant discloses.

Surge in Consumer-Grade IoT Devices Undermining Enterprise Security

Individuals and business groups are connecting everything from Amazon Echo devices to data-sampling sensors on networks with sensitive systems with little regard to safety, two reports show.

US Indicts 2 Chinese Nationals for Stealing IP & Business Secrets, Including COVID-19 Research

Pair working on behalf of themselves and China's Ministry of State Security, Justice Department says.

Twitter Breach Highlights Privileged Account Security Issue

Security incident that allowed attackers to hijack high-profile accounts suggests social media giant's controls for spotting insider abuse were not strong enough, security experts say.