MonthMay 2018

Banking Botnet Operators Strike Profit-Sharing Partnership

Instead of ripping each other's malware out of victim systems, the groups behind Trickbot and IcedID are playing nice with each other, says Flashpoint.

New Federal Report Gives Guidance on Beating Botnets

A report from the Departments of Commerce and Homeland Security provides five goals for protecting infrastructure from botnets and other automated threats.

Building Blocks for a Threat Hunting Program

Guidance for businesses building threat intelligence strategies while overwhelmed by threats, lack of talent, and a healthy dose of skepticism about the market.

Thoma Bravo Acquires Majority Stake in LogRhythm

The SIEM vendor sells 51% stake to private equity firm.

The Good News about Cross-Domain Identity Management

Adoption of the SCIM open source, standards-based approach for syncing user information between applications is ratcheting up among SaaS vendors as well as enterprises.

Git Fixes Serious Code Repository Vulnerability

GitHub, Visual Studio Team Services, and other code repositories patching to prevent attackers from targeting developer systems.

Git Fixes Serious Code Repository Vulnerability

GitHub, Visual Studio Team Services, and other code repositories patching to prevent attackers from targeting developer systems.

Judge Tosses Kaspersky Lab Suits Against US Government Ban

A US judge dismisses two lawsuits filed by Kaspersky Lab, which argued the US government ban on its products was unconstitutional and caused undue harm.

Facebook Must Patch 2 Billion Human Vulnerabilities; How You Can Patch Yours

The situation Facebook is in should be prompting all security teams to evaluate just how defenseless or protected the people in their organizations are.

Facebook Must Patch 2 Billion Human Vulnerabilities; How You Can Patch Yours

The situation Facebook is in should be prompting all security teams to evaluate just how defenseless or protected the people in their organizations are.