How IAM can help move the finish line for hackers

During a recent conversation with my mother-in-law the topic came up about my studying for the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) exam.  After she finished chuckling, she asked a typical question I receive about...

EU Privacy Activist Targets US with GDPR Rules

With the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) now in effect, any company collecting and using data on consumers in the EU is required to give users the choice of whether they agree or disagree...

Bridging the Cybersecurity Talent Gap

There's no one surefire way of fixing the problem, which endangers everyone's security. There are, however, several options we should try.Three and a half million. That's how many unfilled cybersecurity jobs there are...

Pre-installed malware found in 141 low-cost Android devices in over 90 countriesSecurity Affairs

Researchers from Avast the antivirus firm are investigating the discovery of pre-installed malware found in 141 low-cost Android devices in over 90 countries. Security experts from...

The impact of human behavior on security

I recently saw an ad that read, “Security starts with people,” and it gave me pause. After twenty years in security, I’ve learned that security problems typically start with people, and having them...

Xenotime Attack Group Expands Activity

A known threat group targeting industrial safety systems in the Middle East is using similar attacks on industrial systems in the United States, according to new research from Dragos. The Xenotime group has been...

Amazon Alexa Echo shared private conversation, claim married couple

It’s every Amazon Alexa owner’s worst nightmare – your private conversations not just being listened to, but shared with random contacts without your knowledge. I don’t have an voice-activated assistant in my home. Call me...

Alexa Eavesdropping Flub Re-Sparks Voice Assistant Privacy Debate | Threatpost

After an Alexa-enabled Echo device recorded and shared a private conversation of its unknowing owners, the tech industry – and the public – is casting a wary eye on voice assistant privacy issues. On...

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