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.

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

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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

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.

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).

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

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.

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.

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.

NTT Communications Data Breach Affects Customers, Threatens Supply Chain

Threatpost

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

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.

Avoiding the Perils of Electronic Communications

Dark Reading

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.

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.

New Emergency Communications Plan Released by CISA

Dark Reading

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

Secure communications in a post-PSTN world

OpenText Information Management

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.

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.

A secret weapon for effective workplace communication

DXC

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.

BlackWater, a malware that uses Cloudflare Workers for C2 Communication

Security Affairs

The post BlackWater, a malware that uses Cloudflare Workers for C2 Communication appeared first on Security Affairs. Crooks continue to abuse the interest in Coronavirus outbreak, now experts found a new backdoor called BlackWater that pretends to provide information about COVID-19.

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

Poor Communications Slowing DevOps Shift

Dark Reading

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

Nearly Half of All Malware Is Concealed in TLS-Encrypted Communications

Dark Reading

Forty-six percent of all malware uses the cryptographic protocol to evade detection, communicate with attacker-controlled servers, and to exfiltrate data, new study shows

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

Dark Reading

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

iPhone Apps Surreptitiously Communicated with Unknown Servers

Schneier on Security

Long news article ( alternate source ) on iPhone privacy, specifically the enormous amount of data your apps are collecting without your knowledge. A lot of this happens in the middle of the night, when you're probably not otherwise using your phone: IPhone apps I discovered tracking me by passing information to third parties ­ just while I was asleep ­ include Microsoft OneDrive, Intuit's Mint, Nike, Spotify, The Washington Post and IBM's the Weather Channel.

Building secure communication resiliency at the desktop

OpenText Information Management

That means no access to … The post Building secure communication resiliency at the desktop appeared first on OpenText Blogs. The unprecedented events of 2020 have shown many organizations the cracks in their infrastructure.

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

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

DARPA Wants Research into Resilient Anonymous Communications

Schneier on Security

DARPA is funding research into resilient anonymous communications systems. anonymity darpa resilience

Data Advances Communication Service Provider Innovations

Reltio

Sarit Bose , Head of AI, Analytics and Data solutions for Communication, Media and Technology at Cognizant , a Reltio partner, was interviewed by Kate Tickner , our Senior Director of Alliances in Europe.

Consolidating customer communications platforms at NAV with OpenText Exstream

OpenText Information Management

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.

Flaws in Realtek RTL8170C Wi-Fi module allow hijacking wireless communications

Security Affairs

Researchers found multiple flaws in the Realtek RTL8170C Wi-Fi module that could be exploited to elevate privileges and hijack wireless communications. The post Flaws in Realtek RTL8170C Wi-Fi module allow hijacking wireless communications appeared first on Security Affairs.

ICS-CERT warns of several flaws in the GE Communicator software

Security Affairs

ICS-CERT is warning of several vulnerabilities in the GE Communicator software, including hardcoded credentials and privilege escalation bugs. ICS-CERT is warning of five flaws affecting the GE Communicator software, including privilege escalation issues and hardcoded credentials. GE Communicator is a is a user-friendly software for programming and monitoring supported metering devices. GE addressed the vulnerabilities with the release of GE Communicator 4.0.517.

Telenor boosts customer communications with OpenText

OpenText Information Management

Proposals and agreements are critical … The post Telenor boosts customer communications with OpenText appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Customer Experience Management Customer Communications Management (CCM) customer experience management customer story EMEA Exstream OpenText Elite OpenText ExstreamBrand consistency has a huge impact on brand awareness, which helps to drive understanding and loyalty among customers.

Ignite your career with multimedia communication skills

DXC

Career Digital Transformation Robotics Workplace adaptability AI automation communications skills IT career IT jobs multimedia podcasts videoIn a workplace where automation and artificial intelligence (AI) increasingly are taking over tasks traditionally performed by humans, it is imperative that employees build “competencies in areas that machines will be unlikely to tackle effectively,” as the World Economic Forum advises.

Deliver even more effective multichannel communications with Exstream 16.3

OpenText Information Management

Many people, of all ages, still like to get printed bills as a visual reminder to pay their various accounts, or to keep as … The post Deliver even more effective multichannel communications with Exstream 16.3 Customer Experience Management Customer Communications Customer Communications Management (CCM) Customer Experience customer experience management OpenText Exstream

CIA Network Exposed Through Insecure Communications System

Schneier on Security

Interesting story of a CIA intelligence network in China that was exposed partly because of a computer-security failure: Although they used some of the same coding, the interim system and the main covert communication platform used in China at this time were supposed to be clearly separated. But the CIA's interim system contained a technical error: It connected back architecturally to the CIA's main covert communications platform.

7 Tips For Communicating With the Board

Dark Reading

The key? Rather than getting bogged down in the technical details, focus on how a security program is addressing business risk

When Bank Communication is Indistinguishable from Phishing Attacks

Troy Hunt

Ok, that final one might be a bit of a stretch , but the fact remains that people have high expectations of how banks should communicate to ensure that they themselves don't come across as phishers: Just a good old phish. So no, you can't trust banks to communicate in ways that don't appear suspicious. You know how banks really, really want to avoid their customers falling victim to phishing scams?

3 Steps to Overcoming Communication Barriers

Perficient Data & Analytics

Using these three tips will help ensure your communication quality is at peak performance. Key Questions for Effective Communication. To ensure you are communicating to your full potential, make sure your team has a firm “yes” to these questions. Companies seeking to evolve and transform need to have tools for effective communication. Communication skills are valuable to teams, especially as they take on digital transformation.

Whitepaper: The Impact of Emoji in Workplace Communication via RICOH

IG Guru

The post Whitepaper: The Impact of Emoji in Workplace Communication via RICOH appeared first on IG GURU. Check out this very informative whitepaper by Matt Mahon @ Ricoh eDiscovery.