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With an elite community of nearly 20,000 influential security experts, practitioners and business developers from around the world anticipated to come this year, Black Hat promises to be once again a Mecca for the global cyber world. At XM Cyber, we are particularly excited about this year’s event, as we will be officially attending it as […]
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June 13, 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. CNBC – FireEye uncovers suspicious online activity resembling Iranian influence operations June 7 Dozens of social media accounts displaying suspicious behavior have been uncovered in a new report that sees pro-Iranian […]
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June 10, 2019
Four days of security discussions, over 120 sessions, 60 security analysts and 3,500 attendees. These are just some of the numbers luring security professionals worldwide to the mecca of all analyst conferences in the security sector. Join the XM Cyber team at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2019 on June 17-20 at the National […]
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June 6, 2019
Until recently, organizations have had limited capabilities for assessing the damage that a cyberattack could do to their critical assets. Despite conducting penetration testing and red team testing, each of these approaches has limitations that prevent it from providing a comprehensive, dynamic and ongoing picture of an organization’s overall security posture. Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) […]
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June 4, 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 – Siemens LOGO!, a PLC for small automation projects, open to attack May 31 LOGO!, a programmable logic controller (PLC) manufactured by Siemens, sports three vulnerabilities that could […]
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June 2, 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. Wired – Snapchat Employees Reportedly Spied on Private Snaps May 25 At Snap, like so many other consumer-focused platforms before it, the spying was coming from inside the house. Motherboard reports […]
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May 26, 2019
Every year, digital security experts, IT personnel and top executives from various industries look forward to the release of Verizon’s data-rich and analytical security report, which many consider to be the annual breach bible for the industry. The 2019 Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report has just been released. For me, the DBIR provides some of […]
May 23, 2019
Global organizations are like kingdoms under siege, threatened by “little birds” from all sides. From the outside: persistent targeted attacks are becoming increasingly sophisticated and dangerous while some adversaries are using surprisingly unsophisticated means to wreak damage. From the inside, employees are partaking in risky poor IT hygiene activities that put the entire organization at […]
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May 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. Threat Post – Ransomware ‘Remediation’ Firm Exposed: Researchers Weigh in on Paying May 17 A company that claimed to use technology tools to help victims with ransomware cleanup was found to […]
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May 19, 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. SC Magazine – Hackers claim compromise of four AV firms, offer source code for sale May 10 A high-profile hacking collective claims it compromised the networks of four premiere U.S. anti-virus […]
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May 12, 2019