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Canada's Communications Security Establishment (CSE) which rarely discloses detail of its activities has taken the "unprecedented step" of releasing one of its own cyber defense tools to the public, in ...
Saturday, 21 October 2017
... a user-centric approach to the technology. They need to consider their collective responsibility in building AI systems that will not pose security risks to the Internet and its users. Ensure interpretability ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
Google has launched a new bounty program that's aimed at reducing the amount of malware on the Google Play Store. It will emulate similar programs Google runs for products like Chrome. Read more... Read ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
A leaked recording of Facebook security chief Alex Stamos (who refused to help with an illegal NSA spying program when he was CSO for Yahoo) has him describing the company's IT culture as being "like ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
The Canadian Communications Security Establishment -- the most secretive of Canada's spy agencies -- has released the sourcecode for Assemblyline, a "Swiss Army Knife for malware analysis" that rolls ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
6. Organized Hawaiian SPAM thievery
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
... compelled to defend Hawaii’s Spam supply. Meanwhile, the Honolulu Police Department has offered $1,000 for a Spam thief, and his alleged accomplice, who attacked a security guard that tried to protect ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
Can decades-old databases uphold national security? The clunky technology underpinning Blighty's border control leaves the UK in concerning position post-Brexit, a National Audit Office report has found.… ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
Google has announced that it is teaming up with HackerOne to bring a bug bounty program to the Play Store. Seeking to weed out problems with Android apps, the Google Play Security Reward Program pays out ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
Canuck NSA/GCHQ equivalent open-sources 'Assemblyline', to make us all as safe as Canada Canada's Communications Security Establishment has open-sourced its own malware detection tool.… Read all  ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
Also some security stuff, too Microsoft's latest major Windows 10 release prides itself on keeping out those who want to meddle with your code, be they malicious hackers or lazy gamers looking for an easy ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
Mind the gap The US is starting to fall well behind China in terms of the speed at which organizations are alerted to reported security vulnerabilities, according to a study out this week by threat intel ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
... technology - what it calls the 'Enterprise of Things' (EoT). BlackBerry found that security was rated as the top concern when it came to digital transformation strategies, with nearly two-thirds (63 percent) ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
... consumers can enter their last names and last six digits of their Social Security numbers. Click on the red "Potential Impact" button to be taken to the instructions and the form for entering your personal ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Election security is national security, says senator as US law shakeup proposed Facebook and Google, along with other online publishers, may soon be required in the US to disclose funding for paid political ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
... beyond basic optimization to deliver more capabilities," Cisco says, adding that analytics, automation, compliance and security by Cisco Advanced Services’ tech experts are among those capabilities. This ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
LTE-enabled Apple Watch launched in China on China Unicom, but the cellular connectivity has been apparently suspended in the country amidst the government's security concerns about a user's identity. ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
UK companies are unprepared for potential cyber-attacks against their business, with major shortcomings in many areas of security, new research has said. A report released today by PwC found that a worrying ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Tit for tat? Google has revealed multiple Windows exploits over the years & has even criticized Microsoft for being slow to patch it. Now, Microsoft is returning the favor by finding a bug in Chrome. ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Microsoft has just released its biggest update to Windows 10 yet. The Fall Creators Update introduces lots of new features and general improvements, including new privacy and security options, My People, ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
You've been warned The Carnegie-Mellon University's Software Engineering Institute has nominated transport systems, machine learning, and smart robots as needing better cyber-security risk and threat analysis.… ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Redmond wags its finger A few weeks ago, Google paid Microsoft $7,500 after Redmond's security gurus found, exploited and reported a vulnerability in the Chrome browser – a flaw that would allow malicious ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Virtually every second global financial services organization was a victim of a data breach sometime in the past, according to a newly released Thales report. The 2017 Thales Data Threat Report, Financial ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
As part of Vice's new video series, Hysteria, which examines mass social panics in the U.S., here's a 20-minute documentary about the Georgia III% Security Force -- "one of America’s right-wing, pro-Trump, ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017
... engineers, computer security experts and tech aficionados. Recently, CaribNOG and the CTU collaborated with the Government of Guyana and other Internet organisations to host the inaugural Internet Week ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Norwegian project exposes worrying lack of security Tests on smartwatches for children by security firm Mnemonic and the Norwegian Consumer Council have revealed them to be riddled with flaws.… Read all ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017