Woodstock Wire: Enterprise Security News

December 10, 2018

The Phishing Incident Response Playbook

Infosec -- PhishLabs - This playbook helps organizations understand how phishing incident response should work.

December 10, 2018 09:51 PM

8 old technologies that still play roles in security

Infosec -- CSO Online - It's easy to assume newer is better, but technology that has been around for decades or longer still has a place in cybersecurity....

December 10, 2018 09:51 PM

Pentest Toolbox Additions 2018

Infosec -- TripWire - The State of Security - I'm a red teamer,.I do work similar to pentesting and use many of the same tools. This year, I've added several...

December 10, 2018 07:45 PM

Linux.org's DNS Got Hijacked

Slashdot -- Wednesday afternoon around 5pm EST someone was able to get into the registrar account for our domain and point DNS to another...

December 10, 2018 01:56 AM

McAfee Recognized as a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management for Eighth Consecutive Year*

Business Wire -- McAfee, the device to cloud cybersecurity company, today announced that for the eighth consecutive year*, Gartner, Inc. has named the company...

December 10, 2018 12:44 AM

Code42 CISO Jadee Hanson Receives Pioneer Woman in Tech Award

Business Wire -- Data loss protection solution provider Code42 announced that its CISO and VP of IS Jadee Hanson is the recipient of a Pioneer Woman in...

December 10, 2018 12:33 AM

December 09, 2018

Identity is Security: Bots in the Wild

Infosec -- The Identity Quotient Blog - Coming off the heels of Gartner IAM in Vegas, one major theme coming out of the show was software bots. We spent...

December 09, 2018 11:19 PM

Bomb Threat Hoaxer, DDos Boss Gets 3 Years

Infosec -- Krebs on Security - The ringleader of a gang of cyber hooligans that made bomb threats against hundreds of schools and launched distributed denial-of-service...

December 09, 2018 11:18 PM

All I Want for Christmas... Is a New SSL Certificate

Infosec -- TripWire - The State of Security - On Thursday 6th December, 2018, I realized how dependent I was on my mobile phone having an internet connection....

December 09, 2018 11:17 PM

Cybersecurity Canon Candidate Book Review: Cyber-War: Anatomy of the Global Security Threat

Enterprise -- Palo Alto Networks Blog - We modeled the Cybersecurity Canon after the Baseball Hall of Fame and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, except it's a...

December 09, 2018 11:09 PM

December 07, 2018

How to Reinforce Your Security Operations Center With Threat Intelligence

Infosec -- Recorded Future - In today's cybersecurity landscape, security information and event management (SIEM) systems have become table stakes for modern...

December 07, 2018 10:11 PM

Top 2018 Enterprise Security Trends

Infosec -- FraudWatch Intl - Every year, the entirety of enterprise security incident response changes. New cybersecurity threats come onto the scene, based...

December 07, 2018 10:10 PM

7 Common Breach Disclosure Mistakes

Infosec -- Dark Reading - How you report a data breach can have a big impact on its fallout.

December 07, 2018 09:50 PM

49 Percent of Phishing Sites Now Use HTTPS

Infosec -- The PhishLabs Blog - Since 2015 there has been a steady increase in threat actors' use of SSL certificates to add an air of legitimacy to malicious...

December 07, 2018 09:47 PM

Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 preview - More features, more performance, better availability

Enterprise -- Microsoft Azure - Since we announced the limited public preview of Azure Data Lake Storage (ADLS) Gen2 in June, the response has been resounding....

December 07, 2018 08:36 PM

The big data security question: Is cloud safer than on-premise?

Enterprise -- SiliconANGLE - Not so many years ago cloud security was an oxymoron, with on-premises databases the only way to keep sensitive data secure....

December 07, 2018 08:25 PM

China is the lead suspect in the Marriott hack, report says

Tech -- Mashable - What's worse: a massive financial crime, or a years-long international espionage operation?

China is emerging as the lead suspect...

December 07, 2018 06:43 PM

Venafi and DigiCert Machine Identity Protection Partnership Delivers New Solution for Large-Scale Enterprise PKI

Business Wire -- The combined solution enables organizations to customize and orchestrate PKI and machine identity protection at machine speed...

December 07, 2018 01:56 AM

Ping Identity Announces New Customer Identity-as-a-Service Solution for Application Developers

Business Wire -- Ping Identity, the leader in Identity Defined Security, today announced the public preview of PingOne for Customers. The cloud-based Identity...

December 07, 2018 01:22 AM

ForgeRock and Socure Partner to Secure the Complete Customer Identity Lifecycle

Business Wire -- Partnership enables companies to deliver frictionless experience for customers through complete lifecycle of their digital relationship...

December 07, 2018 01:21 AM

Is Your Company Ready for a Cyberattack?

Think -- MIT Sloan Management Review - The U.S. military views cyberspace as a critical domain it must protect - similar to air, sea, and land. It...

December 07, 2018 01:00 AM

Toyota presented PASTA (Portable Automotive Security Testbed) Car-Hacking Tool

Infosec -- Security Affairs - Takuya Yoshida from Toyota's InfoTechnology Center and his colleague Tsuyoshi Toyama are members of a Toyota team that developed...

December 07, 2018 12:53 AM

Breaches, breaches everywhere, it must be the season

Infosec -- Malwarebytes Unpacked - After last weeks shocker from Marriott this week started off with disclosures about breaches at Quora, Dunkin' Donuts,...

December 07, 2018 12:51 AM

Email, supply chain and data breach risk dominates 2018 as a new regulatory era begins

Infosec -- Barracuda - As information security professionals approach the finish line of another year, it's fair to say the past 12 months have once again...

December 07, 2018 12:51 AM

WhiteSource Bolt for GitHub: Free Open Source Vulnerability Management App for Developers

Infosec -- The Hacker News - Developers around the world depend on open source components to build their software products. According to industry estimates,...

December 07, 2018 12:48 AM

Getting Creative with your Vulnerability Management Strategy

Infosec -- TripWire - The State of Security - You don't have to look hard to find organizations utilizing a small fraction of the capabilities of a vulnerability...

December 07, 2018 12:47 AM

1-800-Flowers Becomes Latest Payment Breach Victim

Infosec -- Threatpost - Details are so far scant in this latest in a string of data breaches.

December 07, 2018 12:47 AM

Kali Linux for the Gemini PDA

Infosec -- Kali Linux - Running Kali on a Gem

The Gemini PDA from Planet Computers is an ultra-thin, clamshell mobile device with a tactile keyboard. Sporting...

December 07, 2018 12:41 AM

Cancer Treatment Centers of America Notifies Almost 42,000 Patients of Possible Access to Their Protected Health Information

Infosec -- Office of Inadequate Security - CORRECTION: I don't know how I did it, but instead of typing 42,000, I kept typing 92,000 when I originally...

December 07, 2018 12:40 AM

Mastercard and Microsoft say they're developing a universal identity management solution

Infosec -- CyberScoop - Identity management is one of the most cumbersome issues in information security today. How should organizations verify that people...

December 07, 2018 12:40 AM

5 Cybersecurity Predictions for 2019

Infosec -- Infosec Island - As we wrap up 2018, we can clearly look back on a major year for cybersecurity. "Another day, another breach" became a common...

December 07, 2018 12:39 AM

4 Industries That Have to Fight the Hardest Against Cyberattacks

Infosec -- Security Affairs - Society's dependence on internet-based technologies means security professionals must defend against cyberattacks as well...

December 07, 2018 12:38 AM

US senator proposes jailing execs, fining companies for data breaches

Infosec -- CSO Online - When it comes to breaches, bing, bang, boom!First, Dell disclosed a "potential cybersecurity incident" and a mandatory reset of...

December 07, 2018 12:30 AM

December 06, 2018

Pulse Secure adds Industrial IoT capabilities to Pulse Policy Secure

Enterprise -- ChannelBuzz.ca - Pulse Secure's NAC solution has addressed the IoT market before, but for the first time they have added functionality specifically...

December 06, 2018 08:24 PM

5 Cybersecurity Industry Predictions for 2019

Enterprise -- ChannelE2E - Webroot's five cybersecurity predictions for 2019 involve such topics as passwords, data privacy, cryptojacking, IoT, AI trends...

December 06, 2018 07:57 PM

New attack could make website security captchas obsolete

Life -- EurekAlert - Researchers have created new artificial intelligence that could spell the end for one of the most widely used website security systems.The...

December 06, 2018 07:53 PM

Proofpoint Named a Leader in 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving for Seventh Consecutive Year

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Proofpoint evaluated based on completeness of vision and ability to execute Proofpoint evaluated based on completeness of vision...

December 06, 2018 07:30 PM

Rapid7 Named a Visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management for Second Year in a Row

Globe Newswire -- Rapid7, Inc. (NASDAQ: RPD), powering SecOps through its visibility, analytics and automation cloud, today announced it has been named a Visionary...

December 06, 2018 05:15 AM

December 05, 2018

Pulse Secure Expands Zero Trust Security for IoT with Firewall Auto-provisioning and Behavioral Analytics

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Pulse Secure version 9.0R3 helps customers secure industrial IoT and streamline maintenance activities for greater production line...

December 05, 2018 10:11 PM

Ping Identity announces new Identity-as-a-Service solution

Enterprise -- ChannelLife New Zealand - PingOne for Customers is built for the developer community and provides API-based identity services for customer-facing...

December 05, 2018 10:03 PM

How to Fight B2B Payment Fraud With Blockchain

Enterprise -- SAP - The FBI's latest update on business-to-business (B2B) payment fraud reported that more than 24,000 businesses fell victim to a business...

December 05, 2018 08:40 PM

Don't Panic Podcast Returns with Season 3

Enterprise -- Palo Alto Networks Blog - Today we're releasing the first podcast in Season 3 of Don't Panic, the Unit 42 Podcast. You can expect seven more...

December 05, 2018 08:07 PM

Superior Data-at-Rest Encryption

Electronics -- Microsemi - According to IDC's recently released predictions - by 2022, 50% of servers will encrypt data at rest and in-motion. Data security...

December 05, 2018 06:29 PM

415,000 routers worldwide reportedly infected with cryptojacking malware

Tech -- Digital Trends - Even though there is a fix ready to prevent the threat of a cryptojacking malware discovered in Brazil earlier this year, the...

December 05, 2018 06:42 AM

Why Oath keeps Tumblring

Tech -- TechCrunch - I dig on my employer Oath, and then Tencent Music notes and a major loss for the NYC ecosystem and what it means for open source.


December 05, 2018 06:28 AM

Zscaler Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Financial Results

Globe Newswire -- Zscaler, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZS), the leader in cloud security, today announced financial results for its first quarter of fiscal year 2019, ended...

December 05, 2018 05:47 AM

December 04, 2018

Quora data breach results in 100 million users affected

Tech -- Mashable - Quora, the question-and-answer site that bludgeons users into signing up, has been hit with a major data breach.

December 04, 2018 06:42 PM

Marriott's poor data breach response is putting victims at risk of phishing

Tech -- TechCrunch - Last Thursday, Marriott sent out millions of emails warning of a massive data breach - some 500 million guest reservations had been...

December 04, 2018 06:35 PM