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Category: Cybersecurity


Computing, Cybersecurity, Security, Software & Applications

How to use security headers in ASP.NET Core MVC 5

January 11, 2021

Via: Info World

ASP.NET Core MVC 5 is a lightweight, open source, highly testable framework built on top of the ASP.NET Core 5 runtime and based on the model-view-controller (MVC) architecture. Part of the new .NET 5, the ASP.NET Core MVC 5 framework […]


Cybersecurity, Security

It’s time to accept that disinformation is a cyber security issue

December 23, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

The internet, as life-changing as it can be for digitising businesses, connecting communities and informing individuals, doesn’t come with a user guide to help us navigate it. And as people become more aware of the dark side of the web, […]


Cybersecurity, Security

Big tech companies including Intel, Nvidia, and Cisco were all infected during the SolarWinds hack

December 21, 2020

Via: The Verge

Last week, news broke that IT management company SolarWinds had been hacked, possibly by the Russian government, and the US Treasury, Commerce, State, Energy, and Homeland Security departments have been affected — two of which may have had emails stolen […]


Computing, Cybersecurity, Operating Systems, Security

Patch Tuesday: Microsoft presents just 58 CVEs for Christmas

December 9, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

Microsoft has dropped an almost trivially sized update for the final Patch Tuesday of 2020 – in comparison to some of the behemoths seen this year – with fixes for a mere 58 common vulnerabilities and exposures (CVEs), but with […]


Cybersecurity, Security

US cyber security chief fired for contradicting Trump

November 18, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

Chris Krebs, the director of the US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) – America’s equivalent of the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) – has been dismissed by outgoing president Donald Trump, after his agency’s analysis of the 3 […]


Cybersecurity, Security

Security now main driving force behind digital transformation

September 28, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

The first weeks and months of the Covid-19 pandemic saw widespread global fear over the virus exploited by cyber criminals for malicious ends. Now, six months on, the relationship between the coronavirus and cyber security is transitioning as IT culture […]


Cybersecurity, Security

Security Think Tank: Edge security in the world of Covid-19

September 17, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

The centralised datacentre or computer room has been slowly going out of fashion with the move to cloud computing and the buying in of different services from a variety of cloud-based suppliers – for example, email services from supplier A […]


Cybersecurity, Security

Automating IT security

July 20, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

A study from Forrester recently warned that IT security professionals are becoming increasingly concerned about the rise in cyber crime powered by artificial intelligence (AI). The study, commissioned by Darktrace, reported that close to 80% of cyber security decision-makers anticipate […]


Cybersecurity, Security

Security Think Tank: AI in cyber needs complex cost/benefit analysis

July 14, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

The importance of automation is not being overestimated, but the capacity of machine learning (ML) and other forms of artificial intelligence (AI) applications to achieve trustworthiness in automation is. To succeed with AI for automated cyber security, we need to […]


Cybersecurity, Security

Security Think Tank: The past and future of security automation

July 8, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

There was a time when security analysts trawled through packet capture and log files trying to identify and diagnose potential intrusions. Looking for a cyber attack within these log files was often likened to trying to find a needle in […]