Patch Tuesday, November 2018 Edition

Krebs on Security

Security Tools Time to Patch CVE-2018-8566 CVE-2018-8589 Flash Player Microsoft Patch Tuesday November 2018 QualysMicrosoft on Tuesday released 16 software updates to fix more than 60 security holes in various flavors of Windows and other Microsoft products. Adobe also has security patches available for Flash Player , Acrobat and Reader users.

Patch Tuesday, October 2018 Edition

Krebs on Security

Time to Patch CVE-2018-8423 CVE-2018-8453 Ivanti Microsoft Patch Tuesday October 2018Microsoft this week released software updates to fix roughly 50 security problems with various versions of its Windows operating system and related software, including one flaw that is already being exploited and another for which exploit code is publicly available. The zero-day bug — CVE-2018-8453 — affects Windows versions 7, 8.1, 10 and Server 2008, 2012, 2016 and 2019.

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Patch Tuesday, December 2018 Edition

Krebs on Security

Ghacks writeup on December 2018 Patch Tuesday. Time to Patch Ask Woody CVE-2018-8611 CVE-2018-8624 CVE-2018-8628 CVE-2018-8631 Ghacks Ivanti Patch Tuesday December 2018 QualysAdobe and Microsoft each released updates today to tackle critical security weaknesses in their software. Microsoft’s December patch batch is relatively light, addressing more than three dozen vulnerabilities in Windows and related applications.

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Patch Tuesday, July 2018 Edition

Krebs on Security

Time to Patch adobe flash player adobe reader CVE-2018-8278 CVE-2018-8313 CVE-2018-8314 Flash version Microsoft Patch Tuesday July 2018Microsoft and Adobe each issued security updates for their products today. Microsoft’s July patch batch includes 14 updates to fix more than 50 security flaws in Windows and associated software. Separately, Adobe has pushed out an update for its Flash Player browser plugin, as well as a monster patch bundle for Adobe Reader/Acrobat.

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Patch Tuesday, September 2018 Edition

Krebs on Security

Time to Patch adobe CVE-2018-15967 CVE-2018-8409 CVE-2018-8440 CVE-2018-8457 CVE-2018-8475 Flash Player Ivanti Microsoft Patch Tuesday September 2018Adobe and Microsoft today each released patches to fix serious security holes in their software. Adobe pushed out a new version of its beleaguered Flash Player browser plugin.

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Patch Tuesday, August 2018 Edition

Krebs on Security

Time to Patch Flash Player Flash Player update Foreshadow bug Ivanti Jimmy Graham Microsoft Windows Patch Tuesday August 2018 QualysAdobe and Microsoft each released security updates for their software on Tuesday. Adobe plugged five security holes in its Flash Player browser plugin.

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Secure 2018 US Elections: It's Too Late

Data Breach Today

Facebook's Ex-CSO Says That Ship Has Sailed; Look to 2020 With less than three months to go until the U.S. midterm elections, Alex Stamos, until recently Facebooks's CSO, says there isn't time to properly safeguard this year's elections. But here's how the company can get its act together in time for 2020

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Windows 10 October 2018 Update could cause CCleaner stop working

Security Affairs

Users are reporting problems with the CCleaner software that appears to be partially broken after the installation of Windows 10 October 2018 Update. Many Windows users are reporting problems after the installation of Windows 10 October 2018 Update, a few days ago a Reddit user discovered the Task Manager tool was showing inaccurate CPU usage after the upgrade. Security Affairs – Windows 10 October 2018 Update ).

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2018 top tech predictions

OpenText Information Management

Over the next 10 years, there will be five billion … The post 2018 top tech predictions appeared first on OpenText Blogs. It is an amazing time for technology and to be a citizen of the world. Every company is transforming into a software company and finding ways to disrupt themselves. Software is powering digital transformations and will enable the Intelligent Enterprise—and a new way to work.

The Best of RSA Conference 2018 APJ

Data Breach Today

A Guide to Video Interviews With Thought Leaders at This Year's Event At RSA Conference 2018 Asia Pacific & Japan, Information Security Media Group conducted dozens of video interviews with industry thought leaders. Here are the highlights

HIPAA Enforcement: The 2018 Outlook

Data Breach Today

Why Making a Prediction Is So Difficult So what actions can we expect in 2018 from the Department of Health and Human Services' Office for Civil Rights as it enforces the HIPAA privacy, security and breach notification rules? Making a prediction is difficult, given all the changes at HHS

5 Top Cybersecurity Themes at RSA 2018

Data Breach Today

At RSA 2018, RSA's president said WannaCry was a wakeup call for vulnerability and risk management. Artificial Intelligence, Bug Squashing, Secure DevOps and More What matters most, right now, to the information security community? Other experts see artificial intelligence, machine learning and secure coding as hot trends

The Best of Infosecurity Europe 2018

Data Breach Today

A Guide to Video Interviews With Thought Leaders at This Year's Event At Infosecurity Europe 2018, Information Security Media Group conducted dozens of video interviews with industry thought leaders. Here are the highlights

Health Data Breach Victim Tally for 2018 Soars

Data Breach Today

million individuals - have been added in recent weeks to the official federal tally, pushing the total victim count for 2018 so far to 4.3 Analyzing the Latest 'Wall of Shame' Trends About 30 new health data breaches - including a phishing attack impacting 1.4 million

Top 2018 Security and Privacy Stories


The top cybersecurity and privacy trends that biggest impact in 2018. Breach Cryptography Government Malware Privacy Slideshow Vulnerabilities Web Security 2018 year in review 2FA advanced persistent threats apt breach cryptojacking Encryption Facebook Facebook Privacy GDPR GDPR Readiness Meltdown Routers Spectre

2018: A Banner Year for Breaches


A look back at the blizzard of breaches that made up 2018. Breach Facebook Government Hacks Malware Privacy Slideshow Vulnerabilities Web Security 2018 biggest breaches British Airways cambridge analytica data breach girls couts Google+ magecart Marriott MyFitnessPal NASA Orbitz quora slideshow T-Mobile ticketfly ticketmaster year in review

Analysis: Verizon's Breach Report 2018

Data Breach Today

Verizon's latest Data Breach Investigations Report shows that half of data breaches in 2017 worldwide were orchestrated by organized cybercriminal groups, says Verizon's Ashish Thapar, who offers an in-depth analysis of the findings

5 Trends Cybersecurity Practitioners Must Address in 2018

Data Breach Today

A look ahead at five trends that should have a significant impact on cybersecurity in 2018 is featured in the final ISMG Security Report for 2017. Cybersecurity and privacy thought leader Christopher Pierson forecasts the likely occurrences

Hot Topics at the 2018 RSA Conference

Data Breach Today

These are some of the hottest topics on tap at the 2018 RSA Conference, taking place April 16-20 in San Francisco Regulations and New Technologies Are in the Spotlight GDPR compliance. New uses for blockchain. IoT security.

ThreatList: Cryptominers Dominate Malware Growth in 2018


IoT Malware Most Recent ThreatLists 2018 cryptomining attacks Infections Kaspersky Malware analysis threatlistThe rise of piracy has helped drive the spike in attacks.

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14 Hot Sessions at Black Hat Europe 2018

Data Breach Today

Top-Flight Information Security Conference Returns to London The Black Hat Europe information security conference returns to London, featuring 40 research-rich sessions covering diverse topics, including politically motivated cyberattacks, recovering passwords from keyboards thanks to thermal emanations, hacking Microsoft Edge and detecting "deep fakes

Gavelblocken, 2018

Adam Shostack

The 2018 Gavle Goat is up and tweeting at @gavelebocken. Previously.


Visual Journal: Infosecurity Europe 2018

Data Breach Today

Cybersecurity Conference Tackles GDPR, Cybercrime, Nation State Attacks and More When June arrives in the United Kingdom, that means it's time for the annual Infosecurity Europe conference in London. Here are visual highlights from this year's event, which featured 240 sessions, 400 exhibitors and an estimated 19,500 attendees

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The Best of RSA Conference 2018

Data Breach Today

A Guide to Video Interviews With Thought Leaders at This Year's Event At RSA Conference 2018 in San Francisco, Information Security Media Group's editorial team conducted more than 100 video interviews with industry thought leaders. Here are the highlights

2018 Retrospective

Troy Hunt

Here's my 2018 highlights, starting with travel: Travel "Oh yeah, I'm totally gonna travel less this year" - me every single year In reality, my travel ended up looking like this: That's the same number as last year, 4 more days and another 8,000km. Probably with my 2018 events page which lists everything I did of a public nature. MVPBuzz #MVPSummit — Richard Hay (@WinObs) March 4, 2018. 2018 was a great year for HTTPS.

The Coolest Hacks of 2018

Dark Reading

In-flight airplanes, social engineers, and robotic vacuums were among the targets of resourceful white-hat hackers this year


Slideshow: Intel from Virus Bulletin 2018


Breach Cloud Security Critical Infrastructure Government Hacks Malware Mobile Security Privacy Slideshow Web Security apt Cybersecurity research espionage malware montreal photo gallery slider threat intelligence virus bulletin 2018This year's Virus Bulletin conference featured top-tier research from some of the world's best threat intelligence experts.

A Venture Capitalist's 2018 Outlook

Data Breach Today

As a longtime investor in companies offering cybersecurity solutions, Alberto Yépez of Trident Capital Cybersecurity is most concerned by a lack of investment in one key area; replacing aged technologies that are supporting critical infrastructure industries, such as power utilities

85 Millions of voter records available for sale ahead of the 2018 US Midterm Elections

Security Affairs

Ahead of the 2018 US midterm elections , sellers are flooding the cybercrime underground markets with data from voter databases. The post 85 Millions of voter records available for sale ahead of the 2018 US Midterm Elections appeared first on Security Affairs. Breaking News Deep Web Hacking 2018 US midterm elections cybercrime underground. Experts at cybersecurity company Carbon Black found tens of different state voter databases available for sale on the dark web.

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Top Cybersecurity Companies of 2018

eSecurity Planet

These IT security vendors lead the market through their innovative offerings, range of products and services, customer satisfaction and annual revenue

SAP Security Notes August 2018, watch out for SQL Injection

Security Affairs

SAP released security notes for August 2018 that address dozens patches, the good news is that there aren’t critical vulnerabilities. “On 14th of August 2018, SAP Security Patch Day saw the release of 12 Security Notes. The post SAP Security Notes August 2018, watch out for SQL Injection appeared first on Security Affairs. Breaking News Security Pierluigi Paganini SAP SAP security notes August 2018 Security Affairs SQL injection

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e-Records Conference 2018: Registration Open!

The Texas Record

e-Records 2018 – Friday, November 16, 2018. Registration is open to state agency and local government staff for the 2018 e-Records Conference. About e-Records 2018. News Training DIR erecords 2018 Local Governments State Agencies TSLACVisit the conference website to REGISTER and to read more about the exciting lineup and exhibitors. Be sure to register as soon as possible. Please share this opportunity with your colleagues.

ARMA 2018: What to Expect

IG Guru

ARMA International 2018 is likely the most popular InfoGov event throughout the world. With a rich history and long-standing members, 2018 is slated to not disappoint. The post ARMA 2018: What to Expect appeared first on IG GURU. ARMA IG News #infogov ARMA 2018 ARMA Live


SapphireNOW 2018 wrap-up

OpenText Information Management

Wow – what an event SapphireNow 2018 turned out to be (and not just the Justin Timberlake concert!) SAP’s Sapphire conference is the second largest event of the year for OpenText™ behind the forthcoming OpenText Enterprise World 2018 in Toronto. If you are attending Enterprise World then keep watching as I’ll be writing about what … The post SapphireNOW 2018 wrap-up appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Virus Bulletin 2018: Exposing the Social Media Fraud Ecosystem


Uncategorized ecosystem gosecure influence campaigns IoT botnet linux/moose resellers social media fraud supply chain virus bulletin 2018The business of fake likes and followers turns out to be a sprawling enterprise -- likely tied back to IoT botnet activity.

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New Areas Ripe for Exploitation in 2018

Data Breach Today

Dave DeWalt, former CEO of McAfee and FireEye, identifies the next generation of cybersecurity threats in the latest edition of the ISMG Security Report. Also featured: an analysis of the recent news of the Meltdown and Spectre microprocessor flaws and the POS malware attack on retailer Forever 21

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2018 State of Cyber Workforce

Dark Reading

Let's start with this eye-opener: The cybersecurity profession is facing a shortfall of 3 million workers worldwide

2018 Health Data Breach Tally: An Analysis

Data Breach Today

Hacking Incidents Still Dominate, But Fewer Huge Incidents Than in Years Past Major health data breaches added to the official federal tally in 2018 impacted more than twice as many individuals as the incidents added to the list 2017. But the 2018 victim total was far less than in 2016 and 2015, when the healthcare sector was hit with a string of huge cyberattacks

Adobe December 2018 Security Update Fixes Reader, Acrobat


Vulnerabilities Acrobat adobe arbitrary code execution Critical flaws december 2018 patch tuesday ReaderThe update includes a raft of critical code-execution problems.

Threatpost RSA Conference 2018 Preview


Threatpost's Tom Spring and Lindsey O'Donnell talk about the top security trends that they are watching out for at the 2018 RSA Conference this week in San Francisco. Podcasts RSAC cambridge analytica cyberattack Facebook RSA RSA 2018 RSA Conference Security vulnerability