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Mailsploit vulnerabilities allow email spoofing and code injection attacks against over 30 email apps [Read More]
UK member of parliament (MP) Nadine Dorries has declared on Twitter that she shares the password to her work computer with staff 'including interns'. [Read More]
Apple’s patch for the recently disclosed root access vulnerability affecting macOS High Sierra breaks file sharing functionality. Quick fix provided [Read More]
Apple rushes to patch critical macOS High Sierra vulnerability that can be exploited to gain root access to a system [Read More]
UK-based Clarkson, one of the world’s largest shipping companies, informed the public that it suffered a data breach and hackers may release some data [Read More]
An easy-to-exploit bug in macOS High Sierra allows root access to a machine without needing a password and it’s remotely exploitable [Read More]
An analysis of US government websites, including their use of HTTPS and DNSSEC, shows only slight improvement [Read More]
New variant of Mirai malware targets ZyXEL devices using recently disclosed default credentials [Read More]
Secure email services provider ProtonMail introduces new encrypted contacts manager to help users protect their address book [Read More]
HP has promised to release patches for vulnerabilities found by researchers in some of the company’s printers [Read More]

FEATURES, INSIGHTS // Identity & Access

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Travis Greene's picture
As the demand for identity governance in Asian companies grows, the key differentiator is that it’s going to come from a need to reduce risk.
Travis Greene's picture
While Identity and access management (IAM) is a mature discipline supporting internal employee access to applications, what is the future of IAM in support of end customer interactions?
Travis Greene's picture
Like all security measures, MFA is not an instant fix to safeguard credentials. But, understanding the risks of MFA limitations is the first step towards mitigation.
Travis Greene's picture
Passwords really are that bad, and we now have another mandate to address this ongoing issue, or, the so-called elephant in the room: The growing push for multi-factor authentication.
Travis Greene's picture
When big stories like the release of the Panama Papers breaks, it is an opportunity to self-evaluate what level of risk your organization could be exposed to.
Rafal Los's picture
Attackers are exploiting issues in corporate identity stores with greater frequency. If you doubt the danger that identities pose to your organization, you should conduct a simple test.
Travis Greene's picture
It’s been said that the military is always preparing to fight the last war. Are we doing the same in IT security? Are we doomed to always react to the threat?
Alastair Paterson's picture
While you may understand the risks that come from the use of social media, what options do you have to protect your organization against them?
Alan Cohen's picture
Micro-segmentation approaches play an important role in reducing the attack surface, the points of infiltration in the heart of the data center. By governing the traffic among servers, they reduce the risk of bad actors.
Travis Greene's picture
The investment in access certifications have reduced the workload on IT, but by treating all entitlements and users the same, we’ve put the burden on LOB managers to manage the risk of excessive access.