Posts Tagged ‘security’

postheadericon Keyless convenience or security risk? Car theft in action

Exactly how does the attack work and is it expensive to create? The attack, while seeming to be technology voodoo, is actually rather simple. It requires a transmitting relay near the key and a second relay near the car to receive the relayed signals and mimic the key.

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postheadericon Heathrow security plans ‘found on USB stick left in the street’

This weekend British tabloid newspaper The Sunday Mirror warned of a potential “risk to national security” after a memory stick containing sensitive information about Heathrow airport was reportedly “found in the street.”

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postheadericon Malware in firmware: how to exploit a false sense of security

When thinking about security we generally take risk into account. It is well known that risk is a composition of likelihood and potential impact.

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postheadericon Five cool things happening for National Cyber Security Awareness Month

National Cyber Security Awareness Month and its events have become top of mind for people and businesses in recent years, given the staggering number of recent data breaches and global ransomware attacks.

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postheadericon Patching Up The Latest Netgear Router Security Vulnerability

Another Netgear Router Security has been revealed. Still using default router firmware? Flashing your device with DD-WRT or Tomato can void future issues.

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postheadericon Global Cyber Security Month 2017

European Cyber Security Month and similar events, give cybersecurity companies the opportunity to reach out to the masses and get them involved.

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postheadericon Cloud security policy: The questions you need to ask

Cloud services are very much what you make of them, and you need to apply at least an equivalent level of rigorousness, in terms of risk assessment, as you would with assets that are hosted on your own network.

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postheadericon Security and privacy on the new iOS 11

These new security measures will undoubtedly not only impact the security of data stored on a phone that has been lost or stolen, but could also complicate the progress of criminal investigations requiring the forensic analysis of a phone.

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postheadericon Critical security flaw leaves Fortune 100 firms vulnerable

The discovered weakness would allow hackers to remotely run code on servers that utilize the REST plugin from Apache Struts, and it is reported that all versions since 2008 are affected.

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postheadericon Security and Education

To some extent, the security software industry relies on the idea that there is always a technological answer to a tech problem but ‘always’ is a big word.

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