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Nvidia patches graphics products and GeForce Experience update tool – Naked Security

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Nvidia’s November 2019 update just fixed 11 mainly high-severity security flaws in its Windows and GeForce graphics card drivers, including three in the program used to update them. Users often associate driver updates for graphics cards with performance, stability and general bug fixes but security has […]

#cybersecurity | hacker | ‘DIRT CLEAN’ -a technology rationalization approach for security controls

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Security is a boardroom topic and not a hard sell these days. Not saying the job of the CISO has become easier, but certainly getting funding is less of a herculean task as it used to be 10 years ago. Everyday we get updates about breaches […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | RADIUS Server in Azure – Security Boulevard

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Azure® is a cloud infrastructure provider that offers compute, storage, and other infrastructure platforms, such as Office 365. Azure introduced its own identity management solution called Azure Active Directory® (AD), but this doesn’t serve as a solution for bringing the on-prem directory service, Active Directory, to […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | Security @ Serverless Speed – A Protego Use Case

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Companies choose to transition to serverless computing for various reasons, mainly being faster time-to-market and reduced infrastructure costs. However, the root cause of their serverless security needs differ based on a myriad of factors. In this use case we will highlight a team struggling with traditional […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | Active Directory Fix-It Guide – Security Boulevard

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans IT admins have long been the unofficial repair technicians of the enterprise. However, instead of hammers and wrenches, the tool kit of the IT admin contains servers, cables, and software tools. Unfortunately, one of the most popular IT admin tools, Microsoft® Active Directory® (AD), isn’t working […]

Gartner Says the Future of Network Security Lies with SASE

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Cloud services and networking are driving the concept of digital businesses, yet traditional networking and cybersecurity architectures are far from meeting the demands of the digital business. Gartner’s “The Future of Network Security Is in the Cloud” report spells out the potential for the transformation of […]

#cybersecurity | #infosec | Smashing Security #153: Cybercrime doesn’t pay (but Uber does)

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The cybercrime lovebirds who hijacked Washington DC’s CCTV cameras in the run-up to Donald Trump’s inauguration, the truffle-snuffling bankers at the centre of an insider-trading scandal, and the hackers that Uber paid hush money to hide a security breach. All this and much more is discussed […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | State of Serverless and Security

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Trends in Serverless Adoption Serverless adoption has been increasing drastically over the past 18 months- outpacing other cloud infrastructure environments. Given this, Protego Labs has surveyed top security, development, and DevOps professionals from over 30 organizations to get their perspective on serverless adoption and the role […]

#cyberfraud | #cybercriminals | Email Threats Poised to Haunt Security Pros into …

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Decentralized threat intel sharing, more public-private collaboration, and greater use of automated incident response are what’s needed to combat phishing As organizations begin to plan their cybersecurity strategy for 2020 and beyond, email security will certainly be high on leadership’s agenda. That’s because phishing attacks continue […]

#nationalcybersecuritymonth | Security and Privacy Experts on Cybersecurity Threats | BU Today

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Approximately 70 percent of Americans use social media to connect with one another, engage with news content, and share information. Most users access social media platforms and consume content on their smartphone, just one of the many smart devices we use to monitor our health, fitness, […]

TikTok says no, senators, we’re not under China’s thumb – Naked Security

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans TikTok – the Chinese-owned, massively popular, kid-addicting, fine-accruing, short-and-jokey video-sharing platform – is a potential threat to national security, US lawmakers said last week. Senators Tom Cotton and Chuck Schumer on Wednesday sent a letter to Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire, asking that the […]

Ignorance Of #Cyber Threat Creates #Conundrum For Small #Business #Data #Security

McAfee Labs recently published its 2018 Threats Predictions report, and after a year of high-profile cyberattacks and data breaches, analysts say the threat won’t let up in the new year. A rising challenge for the enterprise is the fact that cyberattackers are becoming increasingly sophisticated in their methods. According to McAfee, while companies are embracing […]

Iranian #Hackers Have Set Up a #News Outlet to #Court Possible #Targets, #Security Firm Says

An Iranian cyber espionage group known as Charming Kitten is believed to be behind a campaign targeting academic researchers, human rights activists, media outlets and political advisors focusing on Iran, according to a report published earlier this week by Israel-based threat intelligence company ClearSky Cyber Security. The group has also set up a news outlet […]

Security Specialist

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Description Bay State Computers, Inc. is a professional services firm and a leading provider of Information Technology (IT) services and products to the U.S. Federal Government and Industry. Bay State brings together experienced IT professionals and the latest state-of-the-art technology tools, practices, and products to support […]

SANS Security East 2018

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans General Cybersecurity Conference January 8, 2018 | New Orleans, Louisiana, United States Cybersecurity Conference Description [Submitted by Organizer/ Or Written By Us] Kick start the new year with our first live training event of 2018! Please join us in New Orleans for SANS Security East 2018 (Jan 8-13), […]