iOS 10 Security Updates Move to HTTPS

Apple has finally moved its iOS security update mechanism to HTTPS with today’s release of iOS 10.

Previously, updates were sent to devices over HTTP and attackers already present on a network could potentially intercept and manipulate updates.

Apple has finally moved its iOS security update mechanism to HTTPS with today’s release of iOS 10.

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Symantec Adds Machine Learning to Endpoint Security Lineup

Symantec on Tuesday launched its new Symantec Endpoint Protection Cloud (SEPC) security solution designed to marry old and new endpoint technologies in a single easy-to-use product primarily aimed at SMBs and mid-market companies of up to 1000 employees.

Symantec on Tuesday launched its new Symantec Endpoint Protection Cloud (SEPC) security solution designed to marry old and new endpoint technologies in a single easy-to-use product primarily aimed at SMBs and mid-market companies of up to 1000 employees.

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320,000 Financial Records Apparently Stolen From Payment Processor

More than 320,000 financial records have been leaked, and while the information appears to have been stolen either from payment processor BlueSnap or its customer Regpack, neither of them admit suffering a data breach.

More than 320,000 financial records have been leaked, and while the information appears to have been stolen either from payment processor BlueSnap or its customer Regpack, neither of them admit suffering a data breach.

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ING Bank datacentre fire suppression system test knocks banking services offline

ING Bank has apologised to customers in Romania after a fire suppression system test knocked out its datacentre for 10 hours, leaving them unable to access their accounts and make payments over the weekend.

ING Bank has apologised to customers in Romania after a fire suppression system test knocked out its datacentre for 10 hours, leaving them unable to access their accounts and make payments over the weekend.

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UK SMEs have false sense of cyber security

Almost three-quarters (74%) of UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) think they are safe from cyber attack, despite half of them admitting having suffered a data breach, according to a report by Juniper Research.

Almost three-quarters (74%) of UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) think they are safe from cyber attack, despite half of them admitting having suffered a data breach, according to a report by Juniper Research.

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Facebook’s Sandberg Expresses Regret Over Deletion of Historic Vietnam War Photo

COO Sheryl Sandberg has acknowledged that Facebook was wrong to delete posts showing an iconic image of a naked girl fleeing a napalm attack during the Vietnam war, according to a Reuters report.

COO Sheryl Sandberg has acknowledged that Facebook was wrong to delete posts showing an iconic image of a naked girl fleeing a napalm attack during the Vietnam war, according to a Reuters report. The admission came in a letter to Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg, which Reuters obtained on Monday.

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Alleged Operators of DDoS Service Arrested in Israel

Two Israeli nationals suspected of operating a highly profitable DDoS service were arrested last week in Israel following an investigation conducted by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

Security blogger Brian Krebs reported on Thursday that the operators of a so-called booter service named vDOS had earned more than $600,000 in the past two years by launching 150,000 distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks on behalf of their customers.

Two Israeli nationals suspected of operating a highly profitable DDoS service were arrested last week in Israel following an investigation conducted by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

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Cybersecurity Isn’t the Only Kind of Security SOCs Must Deal With

Successful Attacks Can Blend Both Cyber and Physical Elements Seamlessly to Compromise an Enterprise

You’ve seen it before in movies like Ocean’s Eleven: a ragtag gang of thieves use a combination of social engineering, burglary and hacking to break into a seemingly impregnable site and make off with millions in stolen loot.

Successful Attacks Can Blend Both Cyber and Physical Elements Seamlessly to Compromise an Enterprise

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U.S. Government Targeted With GovRAT 2.0 Malware

Malware developers recently launched version 2.0 of GovRAT, a cyberespionage tool that has been used to target government and other types of organizations in the United States.

GovRAT appears to have been around since 2014, but its existence was only brought to light in November 2015 by identity protection and threat intelligence company InfoArmor.

Malware developers recently launched version 2.0 of GovRAT, a cyberespionage tool that has been used to target government and other types of organizations in the United States.

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