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Cybersecurity, Security

What is Grafeas? Better auditing for containers

October 19, 2017

Via: Info World

The software we run has never been more difficult to vouchsafe than it is today. It is scattered between local deployments and cloud services, built with open source components that aren’t always a known quantity, and delivered on a fast-moving […]


Cybersecurity, Security

How containers and microservices change security

October 18, 2017

Via: Info World

Today organizations large and small are exploring the adoption of cloud-native software technologies. “Cloud-native” refers to an approach that packages software within standardized units called containers, arranges those units into microservices that interface with each other to form applications, and […]


Cybersecurity, Security

GitHub Introduces Dependency Graph and Security Alerts

October 17, 2017

Via: InfoQ

At its Universe conference, GitHub has announced a number of features aiming to make your code more protected. These include a dependency graph and, built on top of the former, security alerts. Additionally, GitHub now provides a recommender, which promises […]


Cybersecurity, Security

Bluetooth vulnerability could potentially affect billions of devices

October 9, 2017

Via: Techradar

A new vulnerability has been discovered that could allow an attacker to take control of a device using Bluetooth. As long as the victim has bluetooth activated and the attacker is within 32 feet, that is all that’s necessary to […]


Cybersecurity, Security

The latest cyber attacks show why the cloud is safer

July 5, 2017

Via: Info World

Computer systems from the Ukraine to the United States were affected last week by the Petya cyber attack. It’s similar to the recent WannaCry ransomware attack last month. The WannaCry ransomware took advantage of vulnerabilities in the older versions of Windows that allowed […]


Cybersecurity, Security

Microsoft acquires cybersecurity firm Hexadite

June 16, 2017

Via: TechSpot

Microsoft on Thursday said it has agreed to purchase Hexadite, a cybersecurity firm that specializes in reducing the time it takes to resolve a threat. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed although earlier reports from when the deal […]


Cybersecurity, Security

Google rolls out Gmail security updates powered by machine learning

June 1, 2017

Via: TechSpot

Google continues to invest heavily in Gmail, the ad-supported e-mail service it originally launched more than 13 years ago. Since exiting beta in the summer of 2009, Gmail has become a household name and a popular choice among both startups […]


Cybersecurity, Security

WordPress update fixes important security issues

May 18, 2017

Via: TechSpot

WordPress is web software you can use to create a beautiful website or blog. We like to say that WordPress is both free and priceless at the same time. The core software is built by hundreds of community volunteers, and […]


Cybersecurity, Security

6 security measures you’ve put off too long

May 16, 2017

Via: Info World

At last count, more than 200,000 victims in 150 countries have been hit with the weaponized WannaCry ransomware worm. In the United Kingdom, the National Health Service was hit hard by the worm, potentially threatening patients’ lives. Haven’t we had […]


Cybersecurity, Security

Six things you need to know about IoT security

May 15, 2017

Via: Info World

The emergence of the internet of things is altering our personal technology security paradigm and is a game-changer in customer/business interaction, in part due to the wide scope of available data and sheer number of devices collecting this data. McKinsey […]