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The Might of a (Cyber) Nation!

Recently, Andrew Howard, Kudelski Security CTO was asked to comment in CSOonline on the need for a Cyber National Guard. A US congressman recently proposed the idea, citing digital security as a component of national security amidst headlines of other nations meddling...

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Security Advisory: WCry2 Ransomware Outbreak (updated)

wCry2 Ransomware spreading via EternalBlue (MS17-010) Update May 15 Attribution attempts   Mid-morning (U.S time) Neel Mehta, a security researcher at Google, posted a cryptic tweet with the hashtag “#WannaCryptAttribution”:   The tweet referenced hashes of...

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WannaCry Ransomware Webcast

The number of individuals, organizations and countries affected by the WannaCry malware attack is growing at an alarming rate. After the initial infection is executed, no user intervention at all is required for the malware to spread. As this is one of the largest...

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Security Advisory: WCry2 Ransomware Outbreak

wCry2 Ransomware spreading via EternalBlue (MS17-010) Update May 13 Data was coming in very quickly on Friday and while we worked to provide timely and reasonable information we know now more about what happened and how the Wana Decrypt0r 2.0 ransomware outbreak...

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Don’t Let Crypto Ruin Your Day

A few years ago, a customer handed us a report from a Big 4 consulting firm describing how, after close to 100 person-hours of review, a team of ‘highly-qualified senior security engineers’ had failed to find any flaw in their encrypted communications product. Half a...

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API Security: Awareness in a Cloud-Connected World

Earlier this month, the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) published a release candidate for its well-known Top 10 list of the most critical web application vulnerabilities. In this first update since 2013, some vulnerabilities have been combined or...

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