Mon.Sep 19, 2022

Hacker Accessed LastPass Internal System for 4 Days

Data Breach Today

Company's Source Code, Proprietary Data Stolen in August Breach Password manager LastPass says the attackers behind the August security incident had access to its systems for four days.

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Netgear Routers impacted by FunJSQ Game Acceleration Module flaw

Security Affairs

Multiple Netgear router models are impacted by an arbitrary code execution via FunJSQ, which is a third-party module for online game acceleration.

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Vista Equity Bids to Take KnowBe4 Private at $4.2B Valuation

Data Breach Today

Vista's $24-Per-Share Bid Comes 17 Months After Security Awareness Firm Went Public Vista Equity Partners has joined Thoma Bravo in the take-private cybersecurity spree, offering to buy security awareness training behemoth KnowBe4 at a $4.22 billion valuation.

Social Engineering Targets Healthcare Payment Processors

KnowBe4

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has issued an alert warning of an increase in phishing and other social engineering attacks against healthcare payment processors. Social Engineering Phishing

Modernizing Workloads with the Cloud: How to Improve Performance & Reduce Costs

In this eBook, you’ll learn how to migrate workloads to Azure and optimize performance for your serverless and containerized applications in Azure.

Cyberattack Costs for US Businesses up by 80%

Dark Reading

Cyberattacks keep inflicting more expensive damage, but firms are responding decisively to the challenge

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5 Ways to Improve Fraud Detection and User Experience

Dark Reading

If we know a user is legitimate, then why would we want to make their user experience more challenging

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Uber says there is no evidence that users’ private information was compromised

Security Affairs

Uber hack update: There is no evidence that users’ private information was compromised in the data breach.

Large-Scale Collection of Cell Phone Data at US Borders

Schneier on Security

The Washington Post is reporting that the US Customs and Border Protection agency is seizing and copying cell phone, tablet, and computer data from “as many as” 10,000 phones per year, including an unspecified number of American citizens.

TeamTNT is back and targets servers to run Bitcoin encryption solvers

Security Affairs

AquaSec researchers observed the cybercrime gang TeamTNT hijacking servers to run Bitcoin solver since early September.

The 5 Stages of Account-Based Marketing — and How to Win Them All

Successfully complete the five stages of ABM: define, identify, engage, convert, and connect. We’ll show you how to create a unified system with your sales team to help them land more qualified opportunities and connect with prospects like never before.

8 Best Password Management Software & Tools for 2022

eSecurity Planet

These days, users need an ever-growing number of online accounts to stay connected with their friends, colleagues, and employers. Since many people use the same passwords or patterns when generating passwords, hackers have more and more opportunities to gain access to sensitive company data.

Revolut security breach: data of +50,000 users exposed

Security Affairs

Revolut has suffered a cyberattack, threat actors have had access to personal information of tens of thousands of customers.

TPx Introduces Penetration Scanning, Expands Security Advisory Services

Dark Reading

TPx, a leading nationwide managed services provider (MSP) delivering cybersecurity, managed networks, and cloud communications, today announced the addition of penetration scanning to its Security Advisory Services portfolio

Alleged Grand Theft Auto 6 (GTA6) gameplay videos and source code leaked online

Security Affairs

Threat actors leaked source code and gameplay videos of Grand Theft Auto 6 (GTA6) after they have allegedly breached Rockstar Game. Threat actors allegedly compromised Rockstar Game’s Slack server and Confluence wiki and leaked Grand Theft Auto 6 gameplay videos and source code.

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Prioritizing Customer Experience Using SLIs & SLOs: A Case Study from The Telegraph

Service Level Indicators (SLIs) and Service Level Objectives (SLOs) are a key pillar of Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) and are the principal tool for eliminating needless alerts and focusing on what really matters to the business.

The Deep Roots of Nigeria’s Cybersecurity Problem

WIRED Threat Level

Despite having one of the strongest data-protection policies in Africa, the country’s enforcement and disclosure practices remain dangerously broken. Security Security / Cyberattacks and Hacks

Tech Rally Haunted by ‘Palpable Fear’ of Chip Industry Weakness via Bloomberg

IG Guru

Check out the article here. IG News Information Governance Security Storage Bloomberg Chip Industry

Exploring “green” finance offerings, part 4

CGI

Banks face increasing pressure from customers, shareholders, employees and regulators to be more sustainable in their operations and service delivery. Their ability to provide capital puts them in a unique position to impact market direction.

Real-time analytics on IoT data

IBM Big Data Hub

Join SingleStore and IBM on September 21, 2022 for our webinar “ Accelerating Real-Time IoT Analytics with IBM Cognos and SingleStore ”. Why real-time analytics matters for IoT systems. IoT systems access millions of devices that generate large amounts of streaming data.

The Ultimate Guide to Executive Recruiting

Sourcing the right executive candidates and filling key managerial roles in an organization can be difficult, even in the best of times. Download this eBook to level up your discovery process, talent sourcing, and strategies for reaching your best-fit candidates.

FTC Commences Civil Action Against Data Broker for Selling Geolocation Data

Hunton Privacy

On August 29, 2022, the Federal Trade Commission announced a civil action against digital marketing data broker Kochava Inc. for “selling geolocation data from hundreds of millions of mobile devices that can be used to trace the movements of individuals to and from sensitive locations.”

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DIR 9-19-2022

Info Source

DIR 9-19-2022. To open and read this issue as a PDF (or to download): Cl ick here. 2022 DIR Premium

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The 8 aspects and 4 layers of data intelligence you must know

Collibra

The information deluge has become a tsunami. Now, more than ever, there’s a huge amount of data available to businesses. Indeed, consumers alone generate 2.5 quintillion bytes of data every day. Yes, we have more information than ever before. But this abundance can be overwhelming.

Jamf Nation introduces Tech Thoughts as a member-requested enhancement

Jamf

Jamf introduces Tech Thoughts, Jamf Nation's technical blog

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12 Plays to Kickstart Your Recruitment Process

To stay ahead in this race, every recruiter needs a good playbook. In this eBook, we lay out 12 recruiting plays that can automate key steps in your recruitment process, helping you reduce both the cost and the time it takes to hire the best candidates.

Threat Actor of the Month - Shathak

Pwnie Express

Threat Actor of the Month - Shathak. 19.Sep.2022. Florian Barre. Mon, 09/19/2022 - 07:25. Threat Intelligence. Teaser. Meet Shathak – a threat group tied to malware used in the Russian-speaking underground targeting enterprises across different sectors in the Americas, Europe and Asia

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How Long is “AV”?

The Texas Record

For the most part, the minimum retention periods set out in TSLAC’s schedules provide a specific amount of time that records must be kept. However, some record series have the retention period “AV: as long as administratively valuable.” How long should governments keep those types of records? Well, each government will need to make that determination for themselves. As you’ll see in this blog post, it’s all about finding the right balance.

How To Design a Successful Landing Page That Converts

Cllax

It is often the case that landing pages are not given much time by companies operating in the online space, even though they play a very important role. With the. The post How To Design a Successful Landing Page That Converts first appeared on Cllax - Top of IT. Articles

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