White House Staffers Can't Use Personal Smartphones Anymore, and More Security News This Week

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Meltdown and Spectre, dossier drama, and more of the week's top security news. Security

Security technology and online casinos

Doctor Chaos

Online casinos and playersare at risk from a wide number of security threats £7.5 InfoSec casino infosec security awareness

Contrast Security

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Contrast security seeks to usher in a new era of self-protecting software. From their website: Contrast Security is the world’s leading provider of security technology that enables software applications to protect themselves against cyberattacks. Only Contrast has intelligent agents that work actively inside applications to prevent data breaches, defeat hackers and secure the entire enterprise from development, to operations, to production. Research Team.

Skyhigh Networks: CASB Security

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Skyhigh is a leader in CASB, and are known for their focus on making cloud services safe for the enterprise while meeting security, compliance and government requirements. CASB Security CompaniesSkyhigh is now part of McAfee. Smart move there McAfee!

Security technology and online casinos

Doctor Chaos

Online casinos and playersare at risk from a wide number of security threats £7.5 InfoSec casinos infosec security awarenessmillion worth of chips was stolen online in 2011 Cyber-attacks are expected to cost global businesses $2 trillion by 2019 Software called NORA has been developed to prevent cyber attacks Phishing is a popular way of scamming casino players There’s no […].

Garrison: Secure Web Browsing

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With this post, we are initializing our coverage of Garrison Technology, a revolutionary provider of ultra-secure web browsing. Internet access for government employees presents one of the gravest threats to enterprise cyber security today. Company CTO Cyber Security News Security CompaniesCompromises on federal networks via spear phishing, watering hole attacks and drive-by-downloads permits cyber attackers ranging from criminals to nation states […].

Security technology and online casinos

Doctor Chaos

Online casinos and playersare at risk from a wide number of security threats £7.5

Getting started with a career in Cyber Security and Information Security

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The Information Security Profession – Where do I Start? I am often asked by individuals to provide advice or guidance on how to get started in the field of information security. Cyber InfoSec education infosec security awareness tools training

How to secure SaaS: Understanding the cloud’s security layers

David Linthicum

When you address security in the cloud for your enterprise use, you need to think of it in several layers: To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story

Recovering From a Security Breach

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There are few things more unsettling for a company than being the victim of a security breach. If you’re looking to recover from your own security breach, it’s best to keep the following tips in mind. Cyber Security Cyber Threats NewsRick Delgado.

Automation For The Better Good - Security

Forrester IT

What these tasks have in common (in addition to relying on automation): a critical dependence on security. In a world where infrastructure-as-code scales quickly and massively scales, it is crucial to bake in security at every level of the stack. Information Security. Security Operations & Program Governance. application security.

How Google’s Custom Security Chip Secures Servers at Boot

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Software security tools are increasingly augmented with dedicated security processors Read More. Design Google Hardware Security

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Government Matters TV Explores Email Security Standards, DoD IT and Cloud Security with Bob Gourley

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The Global Cyber Alliance continues to coordinate smart guidance, tips and approaches for improving security posture. CTO Cyber Security NewsThey are an international, cross-sector organization designed to confront, address, and prevent malicious cyber activity (it is led by the gracious and sociable cyber champion Phil Reitinger). Their most recent report is titled "Top Federal IT Contractors Leave Emails […].

Cyber security a business necessity

Computer Weekly

Cyber security is a business necessity, according to the T-Mobile security chief in Poland

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FedCloud Security Roadmap for 2018

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As the Government continues to migrate to the cloud it becomes critical to integrate stronger security into its operations. Cloud and data security must go together. While cloud computing provides valuable IT architectures and solutions for government agencies, it also requires them to relinquish data security to public cloud service providers. Cloud Computing Cyber Security QuintessenceLabs

Innovative Thinking Is Hurting Security; We Need Disruptive Ideas

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Security professionals by their nature are risk averse. Thus it’s no surprise that the security industry is defined by incremental innovation. Unfortunately "innovative security" strategy is leading to an increase in cyber security failures. Junaid Islam.

Connected Devices, Remote Security: Data Encryption and Security in the Cloud

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Security” used to mean worrying about HTTPS certificates on your websites. Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security NewsThe notion of a “device” was a browser and all you really had to do was to guarantee that traffic between it and your web servers was encrypted. Then the “bring your own device” (BYOD) phenomenon caused system administrators to worry about things like […].

Dedrone: Leading provider in airspace security

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Dedrone is the leading provider in airspace security. They are attracting lots of attention in the security community, as well as from investors. Company Robotics Companies Security Companies

Craxel’s Digital Trust Platform, Data Security and Your Identity

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Blockchain and Cryptocurrency CTO Cyber Security NewsEditor's note: We learned of Craxel and saw this post on their site and asked Dave Enga for permission to publish it here for your reference. It seems that Craxel can provide a key part of a comprehensive strategy to protect information. This approach should fit well with other modern approaches, including a Software Defined […].

Update on Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB)

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Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB) have been hot for the last 5 years. This makes sense, since any successful cloud transition strategy should including appropriate attention being placed on how to secure, control and […]. CTO Cyber Security NewsIt has gotten to the point where every firm is either using one, evaluating one, or studying how to use them.

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GreenTec: Persistent Data Protection With Storage Level Security

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GreenTec-USA is a pioneer in data center modularization and optimization for servers, storage, video and secure document storage. The premise behind their cyber security solutions is one that leaders in the cyber business know well – breaches are not a question of if, but when. […]. Security Companies Computer security custom firmware data Data Protection Security storage level security Storage solutions technology

The Latest Developments In Corporate Data Security

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The Latest Developments In Corporate Data Security Corporate data security is defined as the processes by which sensitive information is accessed only by authorized individuals and then destroyed when it is no longer needed. Proactive measures, including software purchases, third-party services, and internal company policies, offer data security solutions that would prevent most types of […]. Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security

Verisign: Security Services

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This feat alone requires world class best technology design, operation, maintenance and security skills. Verisign provides services and technology capabilities to enterprises including Managed DNS, Recursive DNS, DDoS protection and security threat intelligence offerings.

Centralized security in the cloud is the best security model

David Linthicum

You get an automated text from your security systems that a DDOS attack was attempted, but new security policies downloaded several hours earlier proactively protected the systems from the attacking IP address. The alternative is not good—meaning that you had no idea of the DDOS attack, and now you’re playing cloud security whack-a-mole to fend off the attack until you can put more permanent solutions in place. It’s 6:00 a.m. on a Monday morning.

Netskope: A leading provider of cloud security and CASB

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Their focus is cloud security. CASB Security CompaniesNetskope is a highly regarded provider of Cloud Application Service Broker (CASB) capabilities. They help organizations understand online activities, protect data, stop threats, and respond to incidents.

A Flicker Of Light: A new security stack points the path to safety

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Defense-in-depth, the gold standard in cyber security, has failed. The basis behind defense-in-depth is to deploy redundant layers of security products to defeat every part the cyber kill chain. Conceptually the new security stack is a hardware-based virtual enclave.

Cyber Security in Aviation

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Whether or not Roberts’ claims were true or whether or not his intentions were malicious, he brought to light the significant need to readdress aviation cyber security. During the 2015 Global Connected Aircraft Summit , a session was dedicated to the topic of aviation cyber security: “Cyber Security: How Can a Connected Aircraft Manage This Threat?” The increase of technology does not match the increase in technology security.

IoT security window closing

Computer Weekly

The window of opportunity for addressing security risks in internet of things devices is closing rapidly, according to Intel's IoT security manager

IBM & Cisco Join Security Forces To Fight Cybercrime And The Competition

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I was lucky enough to be invited to IBM's 3rd annual Security Summit in NYC for about 300 of its customers. IBM used the event to showcase a new IBM and Cisco joint security initiative whereby the two will work to integrate their security solutions to better combat advanced threats. Security & Risk. Cisco IBM Security & Risk Security and Risk cybercrime cybersecurity

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Seasoned IT Professional and Security Rookie On Building Appropriate Influence

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CTO Cyber Security NewsNote: I've been asked to post this from a reader that asked to remain anonymous but would like to inject some thoughts into our dialog here. This is the third in this series (the first was here and the second here). If you have thoughts you would like to insert into the discussion feel free […].

Secure Enclaves: Foundation For The Cloud-Based Enterprise

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In this post we’ll introduce how a Secure Enclave can help enterprises migrate to a cloud-based model. Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security News AWS information technology public cloudsThis is the first in a series of blog posts examining a cloud-based enterprise. The two dominant themes in enterprise architecture today is the desire to save money by utilizing cloud services and threat of state-sponsored cyberattacks. The […].

What Bitcoin Can Teach us About Web Security in 2018

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Advice Cryptocurrency CTO Cyber Security NewsBitcoin’s here to stay - there’s no doubting that at this point. Despite the wild price fluctuations the cryptocurrency underwent in late 2017, and despite the fact that other blockchain-based digital currencies are much less expensive to both buy (and to mine), the primacy of the grandaddy of all cryptocurrencies is intact. Aside from the […].

Microsoft: Government Should Regulate IoT Security

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Azure IoT engineering head says bar is low in IoT security, and government should get involved Read More. Business Cloud Featured Internet of Things Microsoft Regulation Security