Tuesday, May 26, 2020

How To Achieve Balance Between Cybersecurity And The User Experience

Usability and security go hand in hand. If you have usability, then by default, you should have security designed into it.

Determining Liability For Security Breaches Isn’t Black And White

Between the volume of successful cyberattacks and the rising cost of the fallout from those attacks, it's understandable for companies and individuals to want to hold someone responsible.

Why Your Approach To Cybersecurity May Require Shifting Your Mindset

Leaders must redefine the concept of a strong cyber posture and relegate event-based security to its rightful place — as an inferior approach to managing cyber risks and threats.

China Just Crossed A Dangerous New Line For Huawei, Threatens ‘Retaliatory Responses’

China has issued new threats as it looks to limit the devastating damage to Huawei from the latest U.S. action.

iPhone User Mayhem: Here’s Why Hundreds Of iOS Apps Are Suddenly Updating

Apple users are reporting seeing up to hundreds of reissued iOS updates when visiting the App Store. Why is this happening?

Did You Know eBay Is Probing Your Computer? Here’s How To Stop It

Going, going, gone too far? The world's most famous online auction site probes your computer when you connect. Here's why, and what you can do about it.

Gamers Beware: Stealthy Malware Steals Your Discord Password And Attacks Your Friends

Today, Discord has 250 million registered users and around 15 million of them active on any given day... which is why it’s become a popular target for cybercriminals.

Why Is 3sYqo15hiL Such A Popular Password? Let’s Mark That Mystery Solved

Let's go all Scooby-Doo and unmask why 3sYqo15hiL is such a popular password

Google Will Surprise Millions Of Android Users With This Killer New Update

Android users worldwide will benefit as Google looks set to remove a critical flaw that threatened to put millions at risk.

Huawei’s Nightmare Week Is About To Get Much Worse

Huawei looks set to face an immediate reality check as the consequences of America's latest attack hit home.

Microsoft Turns Bizarre To 11 With Fingerprint Scanning Headphones

Do you know what's missing from your headphones? Microsoft thinks it's a fingerprint scanner. No, seriously.

Apple iOS 13.5 Hacked: Zero-Day Flaw Exploited By iPhone Jailbreakers

Hacking group exploits iOS zero-day vulnerability to unlock any iPhone running iOS 13.5

Microsoft Issues Bold Strike To Google Chrome With New Features You Need Now

Microsoft has just issued another strike to Google’s Chrome browser with a set of cool and timely new features in Edge 83.

Why This New Facebook Update Suddenly Gives WhatsApp Users A Powerful Boost

This is not as simple as it seems—it will now affect the security and safety of billions of users worldwide.

Windows Security Alert: Core System File Zero-Days Confirmed Unpatched

Just days after the monthly Patch Tuesday Windows security update, unpatched core system file zero-day vulnerabilities have been publicly disclosed. Here's what you need to know.
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Updated AnarchyGrabber Steals Passwords, Spreads to Discord Friends

Researchers found an updated version of AnarchyGrabber that steals victims’ plaintext passwords for and infects victims’ friends on Discord. Detected as AnarchyGrabber3, the new trojan variant modified the Discord client’s %AppData%Discordmodulesdiscord_desktop_coreindex.js file upon successful installation. This process gave the...

How To Achieve Balance Between Cybersecurity And The User Experience

Usability and security go hand in hand. If you have usability, then by default, you should have security designed into it.

Determining Liability For Security Breaches Isn’t Black And White

Between the volume of successful cyberattacks and the rising cost of the fallout from those attacks, it's understandable for companies and individuals to want to hold someone responsible.

Why Your Approach To Cybersecurity May Require Shifting Your Mindset

Leaders must redefine the concept of a strong cyber posture and relegate event-based security to its rightful place — as an inferior approach to managing cyber risks and threats.

Trump’s New Intelligence Chief Spells Trouble

John Ratcliffe is the least-qualified director of national intelligence in history—and a staunch partisan as well.