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NIST to Deliver Cyber-Security Advice to SMBs

NIST to Provide Cyber-Security Advice to SMBs Under New Federal Law

NEWS ANALYSIS: The U.S. Senate unanimously passed a new federal law that requires the National Institute of Standards and Technology to help small and medium businesses meet cyber-Security goals.

How California’s New Consumer Privacy Act Stands to Impact Business

The new data privacy law is the state’s attempt to rectify the excesses revealed by Cambridge Analytica and other organizations in which consumer information was used, sold and frequently ravaged without consent.
Firemon state of firewall report

94 Percent of Organizations See Firewalls as Critical Infrastructure

FireMon's 2018 State of the Firewall report finds that organizations continue to rely on, and invest in, firewall technologies.
ESET Enterprise Inspector

ESET Launches EDR, Threat Hunting Enterprise Cyber-Security Tools

ESET is expanding its enterprise offerings with a series of new technologies that provide EDR, threat hunting, sandbox and management capabilities.
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Five Basic Controls Companies Can Implement to Improve Data Hygiene

Companies continue to face the possibility of data breaches because they are not adequately protecting their data. They need to take five fundamental steps to boost data security.
Intel Foreshadow Processor Vulnerability

How to Protect Data Centers Against Foreshadow Intel Processor Attacks

NEWS ANALYSIS: For most users of Intel processors, the fix that will prevent Foreshadow attacks from working is already available, but there are still steps that must be taken to be safe.
Facebook Stamos

Facebook Issues $1M in Cyber-Security Defense Awards

Facebook has lived up to a pledge made a year ago to invest in cyber-security research that helps to improve the internet.

TrueVault Expands Security Platform for Regulatory Compliance

TrueVault looks to help organizations meet regulatory compliance including GDPR and the upcoming California Consumer Privacy Act.
RSA fraud

Rogue Mobile Apps Leading Global Rise in Fraud, RSA Reports

RSA has released its second-quarter 2018 fraud report, finding increasing risks from mobile apps and devices.

Intel SGX at Risk From Foreshadow Speculative Execution Attack

Another set of side-channel, speculative execution vulnerabilities have been publicly reported by security researchers; this time the vulnerabilities take specific aim at SGX secure enclave and hypervisor isolation boundaries.

Why 2018 Has Been a Landmark Data Privacy Year

Research reveals how Americans feel about digital activity monitoring in the workplace and steps public and private sector organizations can take to gain the support of employees and to avoid violating their privacy.
 Fraunhofer researchers

Researchers Reveal Security Vulnerabilities in Tracking Apps

At Defcon, security researchers revealed 37 new vulnerabilities in tracking apps that could have enabled attackers to steal information and track users.
Daily Tech Briefing Aug. 14, 2018

Election Officials Detail How to Improve Voting System Security VIDEO

DAILY VIDEO: Election officials discuss efforts to bolster voting system security, and Cisco brings SD-WAN to 1 million edge routers.

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