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Privacy, Security

Integrate security into CI/CD with the Trivy scanner

December 7, 2021

Via: Info World

Attacks on cloud-native infrastructures are on the rise. Research over a six-month period in 2021 shows a 26% increase in attacks on container environments over the previous six months. Malicious actors are targeting the auto-build process, packing the payloads, using […]


Privacy, Security

Data breaches are almost the norm for many businesses these days

November 11, 2021

Via: Techradar

A global survey of app security managers has revealed that a majority (91%) of the respondents had experienced security breaches in the last year as a direct result of a vulnerable application. Compiled by cybersecurity specialists Checkmarx, the report shares […]


Privacy, Security

Microsoft sounds the alarm over new wave of password spraying attacks

November 1, 2021

Via: Techradar

Cybersecurity experts at Microsoft have warned against an increase in password spray attacks against cloud administrator accounts as well as high-profile identities such as C-level executives. Password spraying is a type of brute force attack where the attackers use commonly […]


Privacy, Security

Securing SaaS Apps — CASB vs. SSPM

November 1, 2021

Via: The Hacker News

There is often confusion between Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB) and SaaS Security Posture Management (SSPM) solutions, as both are designed to address security issues within SaaS applications. CASBs protect sensitive data by implementing multiple security policy enforcements to safeguard […]


Privacy, Security

Firefox is testing out a significant privacy upgrade

October 29, 2021

Via: Techradar

Firefox is set to join the growing number of web browsers that are adding a “do not sell my personal data” signal referred to as global privacy control (GPC). GPC is implemented as a browser setting that sends a signal […]


Privacy, Security

GDPR hasn’t ensured data protection – so what will?

October 7, 2021

Via: Techradar

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), introduced three years ago brought the need for businesses to carefully safeguard personal data into the limelight. The regulation created a series of new responsibilities and obligations for organizations wishing to store and […]


Privacy, Security

Latest Microsoft zero-day being actively exploited

September 9, 2021

Via: Computer Weekly

Security analysts are once again warning of another zero-day vulnerability in Microsoft products after reports emerged of active exploitation of CVE-2021-40444, a remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability in the MSHTML component of Internet Explorer (IE) on Windows 10 and several […]


Privacy, Security

ProtonVPN review: A highly secure service that’s best for non-Mac users

August 31, 2021

Via: Mashable

Whoa is what I kept thinking as I tried ProtonVPN, a Swiss-based VPN service that is dedicated to providing only privacy to all. When I first tried to use it on my Mac desktop, I began to be mysteriously logged […]


Privacy, Security

Security Think Tank: Data privacy not in isolation, but on a spectrum

August 20, 2021

Via: Computer Weekly

We all know data privacy does not exist in isolation. It is not a solitary indication of an enterprise’s morality and compliance, separated from the operations and lifeblood of the organisation. As an indication of this, we are beginning to […]


Privacy, Security

Does a VPN Protect You from Hackers?

August 18, 2021

Via: The Hacker News

A virtual private network (VPN) is the perfect solution for a lot of issues you might experience online- accessing blocked sites, hiding your browsing activity, getting rid of internet throttling, finding better deals, and much more. But does a VPN […]