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Windows 10 May Soon Run on the Nintendo Switch

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 19:07
Using a custom UEFI firmware, a Windows driver and UEFI developer is getting closer to installing Windows 10 on a Nintendo Switch. Windows driver and UEFI firmware developer Bingxing Wang has started working on a UEFI implementation for the Nintendo Switch using the EDK II firmware development environment.
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Taxpayer Advocate Reports On Top Challenges Facing IRS, Naming Outdated Tech Systems #1

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 19:06
img src="ody light-text"> Getty. Taxes So far, tax season is proving to be anything but ordinary. Tax filings are down , and refunds are off to a sluggish beginning. And it’s not only taxpayers getting a late start: the National Taxpayer Advocate (NTA) just released its annual report to Congress a short while ago.
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FPL announces plans to build four new solar power plants in 2019

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 19:05
"The construction of four additional solar energy centers is just the latest demonstration of our laser focus on advancing solar energy for all of our customers, while keeping their bills lower than 90 percent of the country," said Eric Silagy , FPL president and CEO.
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Schneider Electric Affirms Role in Strengthening Digital Trust by Joining the Cybersecurity Coalition

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 19:05
RUEIL-MALMAISON, France March 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dedicated to securing and protecting trust in the digital economy, Schneider Electric today announced its membership in the Cybersecurity Coalition, based in Washington, D.C. As a digital transformation leader operating in more than 100....
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HyTrust Wins "Publisher's Choice" InfoSec Award For Cloud Security

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 19:05
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At the RSA Conference 2019 in San Francisco, HyTrust , the leader in workload security for multi-cloud infrastructure, has been awarded the “ Publisher’s Choice ” InfoSec Award in the Cloud Security category.
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Sixty per cent businesses hit by cyber crooks

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 19:03
ABOUT 60 per cent of businesses in Nigeria suffer one cyber attack or the other yearly, while an estimated 54 per cent of firms globally experience at least, one cyber-attack every year, two technology firms, Sidmach and Sohpos, said at the weekend in Lagos.
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3.64亿条用户聊天信息泄露到网上 涉及微信支付记录

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:57
网络安全机构GDI Foundation安全研究人员维克多·葛弗斯(Victor Gevers)发现,3.64亿条中国用户的私密聊天记录被泄露到了互联网上,其中涉及微信支付记录。 葛弗斯表示,他发现一个包含有3.64亿条记录的数据库,其中包含与姓名和身份证号相关联的社交媒体数据、聊天记录。 葛弗斯称,只要搜索其IP地址,任何人都可以随意访问该数据库,用户档案与照片、地址和位置数据存储在一起。主数据库根据数据来源地向17台其他 传输数据。 服务器 他说,“这些数据能轻易地在网上访问到令人担忧。如果这类数据被泄露,用户的隐私当然堪忧。” 数据库中的大量记录都包含网吧的名称和地址。....
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UK’s Nominet looks to grow DNS security business in U.S. and Canada

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:52
, the .uk domain name registry in the United Kingdom, recently opened an office in Washington and is looking to expand its business across U.S. and Canada. Nominet has been doing battle in the domain name systems (DNS) security arena for more than two decades. In 2017 alone, the company analyzed over 3TB of DNS data across the U.
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Facebook is looking to launch enterprise editions of its Oculus Go and Oculus Quest virtual reality headsets this year, according to a job listing (Janko Roettgers/Variety)

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:47
SHANGHAI The Chinese electronics giant Huawei is preparing to sue the United States government for banning federal agencies from using the company's products, according to two people familiar with the matter. The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) today declared that the Web Authentication API (WebAuthn) is now an official web standard.
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Q&A with the assistant secretary of the US Air Force on signing contracts for new tech within a day of a startup's pitch, Project Maven, AI use in combat, more (Nicholas Thompson/Wired)

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:47
SHANGHAI The Chinese electronics giant Huawei is preparing to sue the United States government for banning federal agencies from using the company's products, according to two people familiar with the matter. Microsoft is making a Chrome OS-like version of Windows Microsoft is preparing a new....
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Emmanuel Macron calls Brexit an 'irresponsible lie'

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:42
Citizens of Europe, If I am taking the liberty of addressing you directly, it is not only in the name of the history and values that unite us. It is because time is of the essence. In a few weeks' time, the European elections will be decisive for the future of our continent. Never, since the Second World War, has Europe been as essential.
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An Ever-Present Cybersecurity Threat in the IoT, Says Symantec CEO

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:40
Symantec CEO Greg Clark says that there are many new cybersecurity threats showing up including threats around the Internet of Things. “The injection of consumer IoT in the enterprise and all through the home is important,” says Clark. “What we found in the last couple of years at Symantec where....
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An Alphabet spinout announced its first new cybersecurity product, and competitor Splunk's stock fell 5% (SPLK)

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:38
, which offers a similar product, saw its stock down 5% at the time of close on Monday. Last week, Splunk beat Wall Street's expectations for its quarterly earnings. Chronicle began its life at the Google X labs before getting spun out on its own. On Monday, Chronicle a subsidiary of Google parent....
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NA - CVE-2017-15515 - NetApp SnapCenter Server prior to 4.0 is...

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:32
This vulnerability is currently undergoing analysis and not all information is available. Please check back soon to view the completed vulnerability summary NetApp SnapCenter Server prior to 4.0 is susceptible to cross site scripting vulnerability that could allow a privileged user to inject....
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Facebook fails to protect your phone number

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:32
This time, it's failed to protect your personal phone number. In this article, you'll find out how Facebook users' trust has been breached again and a way to fix the problem yourself. Is your phone number secure with Facebook? Just entering your password to log into online accounts isn't secure enough these days.
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Learn How D3 Security’s SOAR Platform Transforms SOC Operations In This Interview With ActiveCyber.net

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:30
I have been saying for a while that security automation, orchestration, and response (SOAR) tools are key enablers for tranforming SOC operations . And these tools have matured from glorified python script engines to sophisticated and integated tools over the last couple of years, providing some of the latest machine learning and AI capabilities.
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Backstory: An Alphabet Moonshot Wants to Store the Security Industry’s Data

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:24
News and articles about cyber security, information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, trojans. Backstory: An Alphabet Moonshot Wants to Store the Security Industry’s Data. Alphabet-owned Chronicle has announced....
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Hundreds of Vulnerable Docker Hosts Exploited by Cryptocurrency Miners

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:24
News and articles about cyber security, information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, trojans. Hundreds of Vulnerable Docker Hosts Exploited by Cryptocurrency Miners. Docker is a technology that allows you to perform operating system level virtualization.
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Annual RSA Conference Exclusive 2019 Edition of Cyber Defense Magazine is arrived

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:24
News and articles about cyber security, information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, trojans. Annual RSA Conference Exclusive 2019 Edition of Cyber Defense Magazine is arrived.
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Spirent launches CyberFlood Data Breach Assessment solution

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 18:24
News and articles about cyber security, information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, trojans. Spirent Communications announced availability of its CyberFlood Data Breach Assessment solution, which enables security....
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