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Original release date: June 17, 2019
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is issuing this Activity Alert to provide information on a vulnerability, known as “BlueKeep,” that exists in the following Micr…
New research reveals that the majority of organizations are not properly controlling access to their systems.
Radiohead Refuses Ransom, Releases Stolen Tracks The band Radiohead recently fell victim to a hack in which 18 hours of previously unreleased sessions were ransomed for $150,000. Rather than pay the ludicrous fee, the band instead opted to release the tracks through Bandcamp for a donation to charity. The unreleased sessions were stored as archived […]
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Keeping an organization secure and connected can be a challenging, time-consuming task, something cybersecurity professionals know all too well. This situation is only exacerbated by the growing cybersecurity staffing shortage. According to recent research, there is now a gap of nearly 3 million cybersecurity jobs globally. So how do IT security teams deal with this […]
At Barracuda, we take pride in our ability to listen and react to what’s happening in the channel. With this in mind, when we headed to Marbella for our annual Discover partner conference last month, one of the things high up on our to-do list was to speak to our channel partners across the EMEA […]
The frequent headlines around spear phishing and ransomware serve as regular reminders that data protection is critical to a business. The City of Baltimore, Oklahoma City Public School, and Wolverine Solutions Group are just a few of the organizations that have fallen victim to ransomware attacks in recent months. Despite the ubiquity of these threats, […]
Whenever something goes wrong there’s a natural tendency to want to find someone to blame. In the realm of cybersecurity, that urge to blame someone often results in someone getting fired whenever there is cybersecurity breach. The results of a survey of more than 400 C-suite executives from enterprises across the U.K. and U.S. that […]
Quest Diagnostics Customers Affected by Third-Party Breach The medical testing organization Quest Diagnostics has fallen victim to a third-party data breach that could affect nearly 12 million of their patients. AMCA, a collections agency that works with Quest Diagnostics, noticed unauthorized access to their systems over an eight-month period from August of last year through […]
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The main focus of Webroot’s Senior Director of Development Operations is collaboration with engineers to advance the architecture of cloud services, and that’s no easy task. In this spotlight, we dive into Robert Scott’s #LifeatWebroot. From working with Google and Amazon cloud devices to savings initiatives, Robert’s days are never dull. What is your […]
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Defend your business against evolving and sophisticated modular malware attacks. Barracuda researchers have seen a spike in the use of modular malware since the beginning of 2019. A recent analysis of email attacks targeting Barracuda customers identified more than 150,000 unique malicious files in the first five months of the year. Here’s a closer look […]
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Your personal information is at risk every time you write it down or post it online. It’s critically important for your financial security that you take some simple steps to secure your information. The week of March 4-10 is National Consumer Protection Week. Opportunity Bank of Montana(Member FDIC) is taking this opportunity to remind customers that […]