MonthMay 2021

BazaLoader Attackers Create Fake Movie Streaming Site to Trick Victims

The BazaLoader infection chain includes a live call center and "customer service" from criminals, researchers report.

Acronis: Pandemic Hastened Cloud Migration, Prompting New Security Issues

SPONSORED: WATCH NOW -- The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated an ongoing shift in data away from business data centers to home offices and the cloud, explains Candid Wuest, VP of cyber protection research for Acronis.

Let’s Stop Blaming Employees for Our Data Breaches

Assuming employees want to steal trade secrets pits them against your security teams, creates stress and reduces productivity.

DHS Orders Pipeline Operators to Report Cyberattacks, Review Security Posture

On the heels of the Colonial Pipeline attack, the US Department of Homeland Security aims to force a reticent industry to improve its ability to detect and respond to cybersecurity attacks.

How Menlo Uses Isolation to Secure Mobile Devices in the Cloud

SPONSORED: WATCH NOW -- Mobile devices like smartphones and tablets have emerged as popular targets for bad actors looking to break into to cloud-based networks, according to Poornima DeBolle, chief product officer for Menlo Security.

ExtraHop Explains How Advanced Threats Dominate Threat Landscape

SPONSORED: WATCH NOW -- How do SOC professionals build a strategy when they lack basic information about how such threats operate? Advanced threats by their very nature create plenty of uncertainty, according to Matt Cauthorn, VP of cloud security for ExtraHop.

Enterprises Applying OS Patches Faster as Endpoint Risks Grow

New study shows sharp increase in number of endpoint devices with sensitive data on them.

Google Discovers New Rowhammer Attack Technique

Researchers publish the details of a new Rowhammer vulnerability called "Half-Double" that exploits increasingly smaller DRAM chips.

Zscaler Buys Deception Technology Startup

ZScaler's CEO says Smokescreen Technologies' capabilities will be integrated with Zscaler's ZIA and ZPA products.

Zscaler Buys Deception Technology Startup

ZScaler's CEO says Smokescreen Technologies' capabilities will be integrated with Zscaler's ZIA and ZPA products.