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DFIR Summit 2016: Leveraging Cyber Threat Intelligence in an Active Cyber Defense

sans.org/dfirsummit Two useful disciplines are cyber threat intelligence and active cyber defense. However, there is confusion around both of these area
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Cost of conducting APT campaigns is dramatically dropping

Cost of conducting APT campaigns is dramatically dropping | it security | Scoop.it
Speaking at Kaspersky Lab's Industry Analyst Summit Costin Raiu, revealed that the cost for APT campaign is dramatically dropping.
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FireEye Files Registration Statement With SEC for Proposed Follow-On Offering - NASDAQ

FireEye Files Registration Statement With SEC for Proposed Follow-On Offering - NASDAQ | it security | Scoop.it
FireEye Files Registration Statement With SEC for Proposed Follow-On Offering NASDAQ These highly sophisticated cyber attacks easily circumvent traditional signature-based defenses, such as next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways.
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Cyber Threats: How modern hackers are waiting to ensnare the User

Cyber Threats: How modern hackers are waiting to ensnare the User | it security | Scoop.it
Hackers have evolved since the days when you would receive an anonymous email with a suspicious attachment.
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Cyber insurance sales up 30% as hacker attacks on business soar - Independent.ie

Cyber insurance sales up 30% as hacker attacks on business soar - Independent.ie | it security | Scoop.it
SALES of cyber insurance in Ireland have shot up by almost a third over the last three months as businesses rush to shield themselves against the rising threat of hacking attacks.
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Good practices are the key as cyber crime continues to rise

Good practices are the key as cyber crime continues to rise | it security | Scoop.it
Cyber crime appears to be on the rise and the report illustrates that organisations across all sectors can potentially find themselves having to waste extensive time and resources in responding to cyber crime (Good practices are the key as cyber crime...
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FireEye - Cybersecurity Strategies for Small to Medium-sized Businesses

FireEye - Cybersecurity Strategies for Small to Medium-sized Businesses | it security | Scoop.it
WARNING! Cyber Attacks Threaten Customer Data and Intellectual Property http://t.co/OqphIj8pgs #CyberAttacks #DataSecurity
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APTs - not just attacking the big boys !!!!
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Target Admits Data Breach May Have Up To 110 Million Victims - Slashdot

Target Admits Data Breach May Have Up To 110 Million Victims - Slashdot | it security | Scoop.it
Nerval's Lobster writes "Retail giant Target continues to drastically downplay the impact of the massive data breach it suffered during December, even while admitting the number of customers affected is nearly twice as large as it had previously...
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FireEye Oculus APT Protection Platform Aimed at Small Businesses - eWeek

FireEye Oculus APT Protection Platform Aimed at Small Businesses - eWeek | it security | Scoop.it
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FireEye Oculus APT Protection Platform Aimed at Small Businesses
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With the FireEye NX series platform, SMBs have the ability to stop Web-based attacks that some traditional and next-generation firewalls (NGFW), and Web gateways miss.
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 . . . . APT for the SMB!

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JP Morgan Chase owns up to data breach: 465,000 customers at risk » Cyber Crimes Unit | Cyber Crimes Unit

JP Morgan Chase owns up to data breach: 465,000 customers at risk » Cyber Crimes Unit | Cyber Crimes Unit | it security | Scoop.it
JP Morgan Chase owns up to data breach: 465,000 customers at risk http://t.co/MQhPsnA74R
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And another reason for CARM www.carmsecurity.com
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Two Million social media credentials stolen by cybercriminals

Two Million social media credentials stolen by cybercriminals | it security | Scoop.it
Two Million stolen Facebook, Twitter login credentials were found on 'Pony Botnet' Command and Control Server by Trustwave's researchers.
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But can trustwave find the lap top with £4m of bitcoins on???
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19-year-old entrepreneur fights cyber crime - Buying Online

19-year-old entrepreneur fights cyber crime - Buying Online | it security | Scoop.it
He is a 19-year-old entrepreneur recognized internationally as an ethical hacker, author, cyber-crime consultant and investigator. Meet Trishneet Arora, founder and CTO of TAC Security Solutions. He..
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great story  . . . . we more tirshneets in the world :)

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Webinars, White Papers, Other Resources from Palo Alto Networks

Webinars, White Papers, Other Resources from Palo Alto Networks | it security | Scoop.it
... Mon Nov 25 00:00:00 PST 2013. Palo Alto Networks and Vmware have partnered to provide a jointly-developed solution that integrates network virtualization and next-generation security for software-defined networks.
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soon the data centre will look more like an IPad - you'll just drag and drop applications and services & provision security

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Prolexic says server attacks grew in 2013 | Cyber Attacks International

Hollywood-based Prolexic Technologies handled its largest-ever denial-of-service attacks on business network servers in 2013, the company said Friday.
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Coca-Cola suffers data breach after employee 'borrows' 55 laptops

Coca-Cola suffers data breach after employee 'borrows' 55 laptops | it security | Scoop.it
Coca-Cola has admitted falling prey to bizarre slow-motion data breach in which an employee apparently stole dozens of laptops over several years containing the sensitive data of 74,000 people without anyone noticing.
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Every company is a potential “target” of a breach: what is a company to do? - Lexology (registration)

Every company is a potential “target” of a breach: what is a company to do? - Lexology (registration) | it security | Scoop.it
Every company is a potential “target” of a breach: what is a company to do?
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Intel chief: Hundreds of cyber attacks hit Israel last year - Haaretz

Intel chief: Hundreds of cyber attacks hit Israel last year - Haaretz | it security | Scoop.it
Haaretz Intel chief: Hundreds of cyber attacks hit Israel last year Haaretz Israeli organizations were struck by hundreds of cyber-attacks in the past year, while dozens of those attacks targeted Israeli defense institutions, Maj.
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Cyber Crime & Terror Risk Are Under-Rated By Captive Directors

Cyber Crime & Terror Risk Are Under-Rated By Captive Directors | it security | Scoop.it
LONDON (15 January, 2014) - Aon Global Risk Consulting, the risk management consulting arm of Aon plc (NYSE: AON) has conducted further research to understand more about organizations’ attitudes to the top threats they face in today’s hyper connected...
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Attacks spur surge in cyber insurance sales - FT.com

Attacks spur surge in cyber insurance sales - FT.com | it security | Scoop.it
Sales of “cyber insurance” policies have surged almost a third at AIG, the biggest standalone insurer in the US, as companies seek to protect themselves from a growing onslaught of cyber attacks and data breaches.
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Gamers trust tested as hidden Trojan attacks World of Warcraft players

Gamers trust tested as hidden Trojan attacks World of Warcraft players | it security | Scoop.it
A malicious Trojan is infecting World of Warcraft accounts and testing gamers trust to the brink. (RT @SCmagazineUK: Gamers hit by cyber attacks on cloud platforms.
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NTT Com Security enters BoardRoom with WideAngle Managed Security Services - EIN News (press release)

NTT Com Security enters BoardRoom with WideAngle Managed Security Services EIN News (press release) The NTT solution will include deployment of next-generation firewalls coupled with an intrusion prevention system that will give BoardRoom...
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OpenDNS Research: Top 5 Cyber Attacks of 2013 - MSPmentor

OpenDNS Research: Top 5 Cyber Attacks of 2013 - MSPmentor | it security | Scoop.it
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Cloud-delivered Internet security services specialist OpenDNS released the findings of a report today on the top five cyber attacks of 2013.
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if we needed reminding  . . . .

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Cyber Crime 2014: More Attacks, More Boardroom ...

Cyber Crime 2014: More Attacks, More Boardroom ... | it security | Scoop.it
Cyber Crime 2014: More Attacks, More Boardroom Scrutiny AllThingsD The number of data breaches experienced and reported is expected to increase in 2014, and that means even the most sophisticated corporations will encounter continuing challenges...
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VMware wants to get you out of 'Hotel California' - The Malay Mail Online

VMware wants to get you out of 'Hotel California' - The Malay Mail Online | it security | Scoop.it
VMware wants to get you out of 'Hotel California' The Malay Mail Online “I've had a new-generation start-up in Japan that went from zero legacy to 100per cent virtualisation in six months because it built its infrastructure from scratch,” said...
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