Feds Disrupt Cyberattack Aimed at Pacific Communications

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Target Was Submarine Cable Servers Covering 95% of Regional Telecommunications A branch of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security says that it stopped an international hacking group from launching a major cyberattack on an underground cable system's servers.

Communication Is Key to CISO Success

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A panel of CISOs at the RSA Conference outlined what a successful first 90-day plan looks like, and it boiled down to effective communication and listening


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Encrypted Communications Network 'Anom' Was Sting Operation

Data Breach Today

FBI Developed Smartphone-Based Platform as Honeypot for Criminals Thousands of suspected criminals have been relying on the "Anom" encrypted communications platform to coordinate their efforts.

Enterprise communications at the speed of the cloud

OpenText Information Management

In a world full of disruptions and unexpected events, customer communications have never been so important. Customer Communications Customer Communications Management (CCM) customer experience management digital transformation Experience Cloud Experience Cloud CE 22.2

LinkedIn + ZoomInfo Recruiter: Better Data for Better Candidates

Check out our latest ebook for a guide to the in-depth, wide-ranging candidate and company data offered by ZoomInfo Recruiter — and make your next round of candidate searches faster, more efficient, and ultimately more successful.

NSA Offers Tips on Securing Unified Communication Channels

Data Breach Today

National Security Agency has released new guidance to help federal agencies as well as business enterprises protect their unified communications channels and voice/video over IP calls from cyberthreats Guidance Spells Out Best Risk Mitigation Practices The U.S.

Microsoft to Buy Nuance Communications for $19.7 Billion

Data Breach Today

on Monday announced it will acquire cloud-based speech technology and artificial intelligence vendor Nuance Communications in an all-cash transaction valued at $19.7 Deal Part of Effort to Provide Industry-Specific Cloud Offerings Microsoft Corp.

Evolving customer communications

OpenText Information Management

Targeted customer communications are a powerful way to increase engagement and build brand loyalty. Products Customer Experience ccm digital transformation Customer Experience Management notifications personalized communications assured delivery end-to-end CCM design to delivery

Crisis Communications: How to Handle Breach Response

Data Breach Today

The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report features an analysis of why transparent communication in the aftermath of a data breach pays off. Also featured: Mastercard on digital identity issues; building a more diverse and inclusive cybersecurity workforce

How communications can power an experience-led transformation

OpenText Information Management

Customers crave predictive, personalized, and seamless experiences yet … The post How communications can power an experience-led transformation appeared first on OpenText Blogs. A new world demands a fresh approach The world has changed. What was good enough is not cutting it anymore.

European Police Hack Encrypted Communication System

Data Breach Today

Cracking of EncroChat's Network Leads to Hundreds of Arrests in Organized Crime Crackdown European police gained access to messages sent via an encrypted cellular network, leading to the arrest of hundreds of alleged organized crime members, according to Europol

NSA releases guidance for securing Unified Communications and VVoIP

Security Affairs

The US National Security Agency (NSA) released guidance for securing Unified Communications/Voice and Video over IP Systems (VVoIP). NSA last week released guidance for securing their communication systems, specifically Unified Communications (UC) and Voice and Video over IP (VVoIP).

Authenticating Communication Screenshots

eDiscovery Daily

However, screenshots are not a reliable form of authenticating digital communication. State of Texas exemplifies that communication screenshots are best utilized as supporting evidence rather than the foundation of an argument. [1]

How Poor Communication Opens the Door to Ransomware and Extortion

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Organizations can no longer rely on traditional responses to ransomware

What is CCM (Customer Communication Management)?

OpenText Information Management

Organizations need to have seamless and constant communication with their customers while also gaining insights into their needs. Customer Experience Services ccm customer communication management

Understanding the Human Communications Attack Surface

Dark Reading

Companies should recognize that collaboration platforms aren't isolated, secure channels where traditional threats don't exist

Transitioning customer communications from paper to digital

OpenText Information Management

When it comes to customer communications, Millennials, we’re told, prefer text and social media messages to phone calls and email. So, OpenText teamed up with … The post Transitioning customer communications from paper to digital appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Secure communications in a post-PSTN world

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Secure File Exchange If … The post Secure communications in a post-PSTN world appeared first on OpenText Blogs. part 1, we discussed how British Telecom was phasing out the PSTN and ISDN networks that many businesses depend on, not by 2025, but with rolling deadlines across the country.

Newly Discovered Malware Evades Detection by Hijacking Communications

eSecurity Planet

However, Symantec researchers concluded Daxin is particularly stealthy, with a powerful ability to communicate over hijacked TCP/IP connections. Multi-node Communications a New Tactic.

Avoiding the Perils of Electronic Communications

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That's why an agile communications strategy is so important Twitter, Slack, etc., have become undeniably important for business today, but they can cause a lot of damage.

Trojan Shield, the biggest ever police operation against encrypted communications

Security Affairs

Trojan Shield operation: The FBI and Australian Federal Police ran an encrypted chat platform that was used by crime gangs and intercepted their communications. The secure devices don’t use phone number to communicate because the encrypted traffic it relayed via An0m’s central platform.

How to center customer communications in your first-party data strategy

OpenText Information Management

Customer communications – like personalized emails, statements, messaging, and notifications – are key to the overall experience and the … The post How to center customer communications in your first-party data strategy appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Nuance Communications Breach Affected 45,000 Patients

Data Breach Today

Former Employee Allegedly Accessed Personal Data From Several Nuance Clients Speech recognition software vendor Nuance Communications says an unauthorized third party accessed one of its medical transcription platforms, exposing records for 45,000 people.

NIST Privacy Framework – The Communicate function

OpenText Information Management

In this segment, I’m going to focus on the Communicate function. And … The post NIST Privacy Framework – The Communicate function appeared first on OpenText Blogs. In the first blogs, we focused on the Identify, Govern, and Control functions of the NIST Privacy Framework.

PurpleFox botnet variant uses WebSockets for more secure C2 communication

Security Affairs

Researchers warn of a new evolution of the PurpleFox botnet, operators included exploits and leverage WebSockets for C2 communication. This variant outstands for the use of WebSockets for communications.

Invisible Pixel Patterns Can Communicate Data Covertly

Dark Reading

University researchers show that changing the brightness of monitor pixels can communicate data from air-gapped systems in a way not visible to human eyes

A secret weapon for effective workplace communication


Enterprise success in the digital economy is dependent in large part on the ability of employees to collaborate and communicate effectively. Digital Transformation Technology, Media & Entertainment, Telecommunications Workplace collaboration collaboration platforms communication Email phone remote workers Slack textIncreasingly, this means using digital tools to work with colleagues, customers, and business partners located remotely.

ToxicEye RAT exploits Telegram communications to steal data from victims

Security Affairs

The post ToxicEye RAT exploits Telegram communications to steal data from victims appeared first on Security Affairs. ToxicEye is a new Remote Access Trojan (RAT) that exploits the Telegram service as part of it command and control infrastructure.

IRONSCALES Expands Product Offering Across Email, Communication Platforms

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New solutions protect customers from expanding threats to cybersecurity landscape

Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor blocks access to 6 VPNs

Security Affairs

Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor tightens control of its citizens and blocked access to six virtual private networks (VPNs), including NordVPN and ExpressVPN. The post Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor blocks access to 6 VPNs appeared first on Security Affairs.

NTT Communications Data Breach Affects Customers, Threatens Supply Chain


Attackers managed to compromise NTT Communication’s Active Directory server and a construction information management server. Breach Active Directory breach customer notifications cyberattack data breach Japan NTT Communications server compromise supply chain

New Emergency Communications Plan Released by CISA

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The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency's latest version of the National Emergency Communications Plan comes after a two-year process to improve the cybersecurity and flexibility of the nation's emergency communications

Cracking Down on Criminals' Use of Encrypted Communications

Data Breach Today

An analysis of a crackdown on criminals' use of encrypted communications leads the latest edition of the ISMG Security Report. Also: a preview of ISMG's Healthcare Security and Legal & Compliance summits, including expert insights on vendor risk management

Mastering Communication in Cyber Intelligence Activities: A Concise User Guide

Security Affairs

Communication is key in intelligence activities. Watchful intelligence operators have been long communicating – in strategic documents – the possible outbreak of a pandemic. To communicate means to share information with others by speaking, writing or using other signals.

EU and US agencies warn that Russia could attack satellite communications networks

Security Affairs

FBI, CISA, and the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) warn of possible threats to international satellite communication (SATCOM) networks. Satellite communication (SATCOM) networks are critical infrastructure for modern society, US and EU agencies warn of possible threats to them.

CISO Shares Top Strategies to Communicate Security's Value to the Biz

Dark Reading

In a keynote address at Black Hat Asia in Singapore this week, CISO and former NASA security engineer George Do discussed his go-to model for measuring security effectiveness – and getting others in the organization to listen

Poor Communications Slowing DevOps Shift

Dark Reading

Existing functional silos are standing in the way of building a DevOps culture

Fax & Omnichannel Communications Learn Path at Enterprise World

OpenText Information Management

The Fax & Omnichannel Communications Learn Path delivers practical training, tools … The post Fax & Omnichannel Communications Learn Path at Enterprise World appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Business Network Enterprise World Fax Enterprise World 2019 fax Fax & Omnichannel Communications Learn Path learn path learn paths RightFax

Consolidating customer communications platforms at NAV with OpenText Exstream

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Every year the Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration (NAV) sends out more than 20 million items of communication to over 3 million citizens in Norway. Providing value for money, consistent service and clear … The post Consolidating customer communications platforms at NAV with OpenText Exstream appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

Does Your Cyberattack Plan Include a Crisis Communications Strategy? 5 Tips to Get Started

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Don't overlook crisis communications in your cybersecurity incident response planning