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USB Canary is a new open source tool that allows Linux users to receive an alert any time someone attempts to plug a device into a machine’s USB port. [Read More]
The Cerber ransomware is using new evasion techniques designed elude machine learning security solutions. [Read More]
WikiLeaks releases documents describing Apple device hacking tools used by the CIA. Most require physical access to the targeted device [Read More]
Google patches 36 vulnerabilities with the release of Chrome 57. Researchers who found the flaws earned $38,000 [Read More]
Security firms have started assessing the impact of the CIA hacking tools exposed in the WikiLeaks Vault 7 leak [Read More]
Enterprise software maker 1E has launched Tachyon, a tool that gives IT operations instant actionable access into the furthest reaches of the entire IT estate (up to 1.5 million endpoints), regardless of distribution or operating system. [Read More]
NSS Labs issues response with a step-by-step refutation of CrowdStrike's accusations over public tests of its endpoint security platform. [Read More]
Google expands Safe Browsing on macOS to protect Chrome users against ad injections and unauthorized settings changes [Read More]
Windows 10 Creators Update will provide users with improved control over software updates and privacy settings, Microsoft says. [Read More]
Google researchers find critical remote code execution vulnerability in ESET Endpoint Antivirus for macOS [Read More]

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Scott Gainey's picture
There’s a difference between “nice-to-have” security products and “must-have” security products. The “must-haves” are critical to protecting organizations from cyber attacks.
Simon Crosby's picture
It’s hard keeping criminals from infiltrating networks, much less worrying that users will simply open the door to bad guys by letting their guard down.
Wade Williamson's picture
Behavioral detection models can focus in on what the attacker actually does, instead of relying on a set of signatures or known indicators of compromise that often lag behind attackers.
Simon Crosby's picture
Next-gen Anti-Virus can’t help any more than traditional AV, but the principle of least privilege, enforced through virtualization based security, can stop the breach before it starts.
Mike Lennon's picture
For the past several years, enterprise security leaders have been challenged with the task of locking down endpoints with traditional security solutions that are proving to be ineffective against todays threats.
Simon Crosby's picture
Attackers return again and again to vulnerable components like Flash because they can keep tapping into perennial vulnerabilities.
Simon Crosby's picture
While flexibility offers countless benefits for corporations and their employees, this new emphasis on mobility has also introduced a new set of risks, and this in turn re-ignites a focus on endpoint security.
Simon Crosby's picture
While data breaches aren’t going away anytime soon, every company has a choice of how they prepare for them. By focusing on the endpoint, businesses can better secure themselves with less cost and less time expended by the IT team.
Jon-Louis Heimerl's picture
Was the Mayan Apocalypse was a myth? Since I am a security geek, I just happen to talk about security a lot. What are some security myths I have heard in my conversations with some very bright people?
Shaun Donaldson's picture
Virtualized end-user systems and public cloud computing will play a role in nearly every business over the next decade, but applying the disposable philosophy universally in an enterprise environment is beyond risky, when you consider how attacks have changed.