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Hi folks! You may find below the latest news about global incidents, threats and attacks handpicked by our super XM Cyber team of experts. Bleeping Computer – Unsecured Databases Leak 60 Million Records of Scraped LinkedIn Data April 18 Eight unsecured databases were found leaking approximately 60 million records of LinkedIn user information. While most of the information is publicly […]
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April 21, 2019
Hi folks! You may find below the latest news about global incidents, threats and attacks handpicked by our super XM Cyber team of experts. ThreatPost – North Korea’s Hidden Cobra Strikes U.S. Targets with HOPLIGHT April 12 The custom malware is a spy tool and can also disrupt processes at U.S. assets. A never-before-seen spyware variant […]
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April 13, 2019
Hackers are constantly finding new ways to get through bank defenses, whether they are targeting a large international institution or a local community branch. These aren’t just brute force attacks either; they often go undetected by employing legitimate tools, mimicking real users, and impersonating user behavior. The $60 million Taiwanese SWIFT bank cyber heist, $31 […]
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April 8, 2019
Hi folks! You may find below the latest news about global incidents, threats and attacks handpicked by our super XM Cyber team of experts.   Help Net Security – Vulnerability found in Guard Provider, Xiaomi’s pre-installed security app April 4 Check Point Research discovered a vulnerability in one of the preinstalled apps on devices manufactured […]
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April 7, 2019
While the spring/summer 2019 fashion colors on runways in New York, London, Milan, and Paris may be pink, lilac or lavender, when it comes to preventing both the scariest or even the most surprisingly unsophisticated cyber attacks, the shade gets a bit darker. In cybersecurity, purple is the new black! You have probably heard the terms […]
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April 4, 2019
Globally, the impact of a data breach on an organization averages $3.86 million, but some of the most serious “mega breaches” can cost hundreds of millions of dollars. U.S. based breaches are the most expensive, costing on average $7.91M, reported Forbes magazine, citing the 2018 Cost of a Data Breach Study conducted by Ponemon Institute. […]
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April 1, 2019
With over 40,000 attendees anticipated to come this year, RSA promises to be once again, a Mecca for the global cybersecurity community. We are looking forward to showcasing the newly enhanced XM Cyber’s platform at RSA to our peers, to security professionals and to reporters & industry analysts. HaXM platform is the first automated APT […]
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February 25, 2019
Imagine the following Security Operations (SecOps) scenario. A large organization conducts regular audits of its security controls. It monitors a collection of intrusion detection appliances and uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools to search for anomalies in network traffic. After six months, during which nothing significant appears to have happened, the organization becomes aware of a […]
January 7, 2019
How easy is it for a malicious actor to get into your network? Penetration testing seeks to answer this question. Commonly referred to as white hat pentesting, a penetration test detects and exploits vulnerabilities throughout your network and infrastructure. While pentesting overlaps with red team exercises—to the point where some people think the concepts are […]
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October 24, 2018
With thousands attendees from financial institutions anticipated to come this year, FS-ISAC Fall Summit 2018 taking place in Chicago, promises to be once again, an important event for the global cybersecurity community. At XM Cyber, we are particularly excited about this year’s event, as we will be sponsoring the “All Day Cafe” and attending FS-ISAC […]
October 18, 2018