Secret Double Octopus Launches Network Security Solution That Goes Beyond

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Secret Double Octopus Launches Network Security Solution That Goes Beyond
Secret Double Octopus, a provider of keyless secure communications, emerged from stealth mode today with a solution that secures network traffic and authentication beyond the limitations of PKI, SSL and VPN. Secret Double Octopus helps site-to-site, …
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Survey: Enterprise IT Employees Are Biggest Threat to Security
Company managers might think their IT staff would be the most trusted not to make any security gaffs, but they may want to think again, according to a new survey, which found that these types of workers are posing some of the biggest risk to IT security.
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Encrypted Network Security Solutions Infographic
As threats continuously evolve and become more sophisticated and targeted, the traditional methods of using of firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems means there will never be a guarantee of full protection, therefore with this old …
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FinnCap Reaffirms "Corporate" Rating for Corero Network Security PLC (CNS)

FinnCap Reaffirms "Corporate" Rating for Corero Network Security PLC (CNS)
FinnCap restated their corporate rating on shares of Corero Network Security PLC (LON:CNS) in a report released on Tuesday, Market Beat.com reports. Corero Network Security PLC (LON:CNS) opened at 13.88 on Tuesday. Corero Network Security PLC …
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TalkTalk Telecom Hit by Cyberattack and Ransom Demand
The company said that since Wednesday it has carried out a thorough review of the site with the help of cybercrime specialists and taken measures to secure it. The data that might have been compromised included names, birth dates, e-mail addresses, …
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SignalSense Raises Funds for Network Security Tech Development; Lynn Kasel
The company said Thursday it will use the money to further develop a network security intelligence technology and fund the company's efforts to expand in the East Coast and recruit technical professionals. “Our goal is to multiply the mind of a …
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Addressing the Threat Within: Rethinking Network Security Deployment
Cyber security breaches are increasing. The volume of breaches, scale and magnitude is forcing the entire industry to re-think how cyber security gets deployed, managed and addressed. At the heart of this change is a fundamental shift in the …
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AAEON's FWS-7520 brings enhanced network security with Intel Xeon processor D
With the Internet gaining prominence day by day, the need to keep it safe and secure grows. AAEON, a major developer of industrial computing solutions, is set to do just that with the FWS-7520 network appliance. Powered by Intel Xeon processor D-1500, …
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DHS' Jeh Johnson: Agencies Work to Fix Federal Network Security Vulnerabilities

DHS' Jeh Johnson: Agencies Work to Fix Federal Network Security Vulnerabilities
Sean Lyngaas writes Johnson said at a Council on Foreign Relations-hosted forum held Wednesday in Washington that agencies have collectively resolved nearly all 363 critical network security flaws they have identified over the past six months.
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Ixia Joins With StarLink to Speed Delivery of Network Security Solutions
CALABASAS, Calif., Oct 26, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Ixia XXIA, +0.07% today announced that StarLink, one of the largest and fastest-growing "true" value-added IT security distributors, has begun stocking Ixia's security and network visibility solutions …
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America's Thrift Stores Hit by Data Breach, Payment Cards Compromised
"Unfortunately, even though retailers have started the transition to EMV [cards with security chips] and are implementing stricter security standards, we will continue to see credit card breaches for quite some time," Westin said. "In many cases the …
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Security bugs in global mobile networks exposed
Mobile networks around the world have been penetrated by criminals and governments via bugs in the code that keeps them running, research suggests. The bugs could be abused to carry out large scale fraud and unlawful surveillance, security company …
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NETWORK SECURITY Cisco Beefs Up Security with 3M Lancope Acquisition
company Lancope Inc. for $ 452.5 million. The deal is part of Cisco's “Security Everywhere” strategy to develop a more tightly integrated network security infrastructure that extends through every device on a network. “As enterprises digitize, security …
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LogMeIn Buys LastPass Password Manager for $110 Million

LogMeIn Buys LastPass Password Manager for 0 Million
That approach reduces the security risks that people incur by using the same passwords for multiple sites, according to the company. In June, LastPass reported that it had observed suspicious activity on its network. Although it added there was "no …
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Google Uncovers 11 'High-Impact' Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Flaws
Team member Natalie Silvanovich dived into the popular Android phone to discover and report 11 so-called “high-impact” security issues. She was quick to point out in her findings that Google doesn't actually make most Android devices. In other words …
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Security bugs in global mobile networks exposed
Mobile networks around the world have been penetrated by criminals and governments via bugs in the code that keeps them running, research suggests. The bugs could be abused to carry out large scale fraud and unlawful surveillance, security company …
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Methodist Healthcare Ministries Leads Regional HIPAA Compliance with
COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tenable Network Security®, Inc., the leader in continuous network monitoring, today announced that Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc., a private, not-for-profit healthcare organization dedicated to …
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Cisco To Acquire Network Security Company Lancope, Inc.
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Tenable Network Security Reduces Cloud Infrastructure Attack Surface with New
COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tenable Network Security®, Inc., the leader in continuous network monitoring™, today announced new capabilities for Nessus® v6 that allow customers to simplify and extend vulnerability management for cloud …
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Linux Servers to Blame for 45 Percent of All DDoS Attacks in the Past 3 Months

Linux Servers to Blame for 45 Percent of All DDoS Attacks in the Past 3 Months
Imperva, on the other hand, noted a 108.5% increase in network layer DDoS attacks compared to Q2 2015, mitigated at least one 100+ Gbps attack per day, and recorded an incident with a peak bandwidth of 260 Gbps. At the application layer, Imperva …
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Attivo Networks Signs Distributor Cloud Harmonics, Expands Access for
Adding inside-the-network detection is a critical element to a comprehensive security strategy. As an additional and sometimes a final line of defense, deception provides real-time visibility into threat activity and the forensics required to shut down …
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Fishing Communities Want Cages Erected to Stop Crocodile Attacks Top story
But Alphonse Ongom, the Mayuge District Vermin Officer says that many cases of crocodile victims go unreported as some of the people are unknown in the area. Tagged with: crocodile attack mayuge crocodiles uwa uganda wildlife authority crocodile victims.
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Researchers discover new attacks amid VoLTE rollout
Tu's attacks work entirely within the cell network, setting them apart from normal internet-based exploits and letting them bypass traditional operator firewalls. The result for most exploits would be a simple loss of service, as high-priority signal …
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James Bond style hack attacks pose no threat in the real world
Under the rather apt title of "Cryptography attack: side-channel cloud threat is all nerd and no knickers", the article was a rather complete dismissal of yet another side-channel attack scenario that had emerged from the labs of some security …
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The Morning Download: Facebook Earnings Reflect Epic Network Effect
The attacks, believed to be linked to Iran's Revolutionary Guard, coincide with the arrest last month of a predominant Iranian-American businessman who called for stronger U.S.-Iranian economic and diplomatic ties, the WSJ's Jay Solomon reports.
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Artesyn Deploys Clavister Solution to Deliver New Virtualized Carrier Grade
This will enable Artesyn's customers to secure their networks against attacks quickly, while seeing a significant cost saving compared to rack-based solutions. Working with Artesyn we have been able to combine our joint expertise to deliver a much …
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How Hackers Breached Two Gambling Payment Providers To Harvest 'Millions' Of
Though they initially appeared innocuous, it now seems both attacks saw millions of users' private data – addresses, emails, telephone numbers, birth dates and, in the case of Neteller, answers to password hints – fall into criminal hands. The details …
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E8 Unveils Self-Learning Behavioral Intelligence Platform

E8 Unveils Self-Learning Behavioral Intelligence Platform
E8 Security unveiled its flagship product, the E8 Security Behavioral Intelligence Platform, which the company is touting as a self-learning security solution that digs up unseen internal and external threats and adversaries to an enterprise network by …
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NETWORK SECURITY 12 New Malware Types Discovered Every 60 Seconds
How rapidly is malware spreading? Researchers at German security · Relevant Products/Services firm G Data said that the first half of this year saw 12 new malware families a minute. Yes, that's every 60 seconds. That means 3,045,722 new strains of …
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INSERTING and REPLACING Tenable Network Security Extends Agent-Based Scanning
Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in continuous network monitoring™, today announced it is integrating Nessus® Agents into SecurityCenter 5™, giving enterprise customers unprecedented visibility across the entire IT infrastructure including …
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Tenable Network Security Expands International Cloud Services, Brings Nessus
COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tenable Network Security®, Inc., a leader in continuous network monitoring, today announced the expansion of Nessus® Cloud services into Europe with its software as a service (SaaS) applications hosted on Amazon …
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Network security defined differently in higher ed — but maybe that's OK
Academia's openness and desire to collaborate with information has long been seen as a weakness in the industry when it comes to IT. But The Atlantic reports corporations that have enjoyed years of locked down internal networks thanks to strict …
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Toshiba and BT boast 'unhackable' network security with new quantum
Toshiba and BT have announced what the former is calling an "unhackable" network security solution, having combined 500 encryption-key-per-second quantum cryptography technology with high bandwidth transmission of 2,000Gb/s in a "milestone" for the …
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Cyber security stocks get filip from Talk hack attack

Cyber security stocks get filip from Talk hack attack
Falanx Group has climbed 15 percent over that same period. NCC Group and Corero Network Security – an offshoot of the former Corero software business – have risen 3 percent. Corero's products include software that protects against attacks on Internet …
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combating udp flood attacks
1) Try to call upstream through the ISP and carrier networks, to stem the traffic at sources. This works better if the attack is from a concentrated source, and you'll need to already have good working relationships with the ISPs involved to get anywhere.
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Iraqi militia takes credit for rocket attack targeting Iranian dissident camp
… of the clerical (Iranian) regime inside the government of Iraq" of launching the attack and also placed responsibility on the Iraqi government and the United Nations. The group, which critics have described as a cult, enjoys a well-connected …
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Arbor Enlists Partners to Help Fight DDoS Attacks
Moving to provide channel partners with access to a portfolio of technologies and services for preventing distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks, Arbor Networks, a unit of Netscout, revamped its product lineup. In addition, Arbor Networks is now …
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Cato Networks Secures Million in Series A Round From Aspect Ventures and
Steve Krausz, general partner at USVP, said: “Cato Networks has identified a cloud-based approach for businesses to address the challenge of network security complexity, which opens up organizations to attacks as hackers can slip through the cracks of …
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Securing through Machine Learning — Part 1
People attack, machines attack. The volume of attacks is huge, but the number of cyber security specialists has not grown as much as demand, a trend I looked at in my previous No Jitter article, "Combating the Security Specialist Drought." In the …
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The virtual reality 9/11 experience is bad, but not for the reasons you'd expect
There's something very complicated behind the recent negative reaction toward [08:46], a virtual reality "narrative driven experience" about the September 11th terrorist attacks. Part of it seems like knee-jerk resistance to interactive media tackling …
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Cyber-security professionals say employees are the biggest threat to network

Cyber-security professionals say employees are the biggest threat to network
1 threat to a company's network security today is its employees. It's been his experience that "breaking into a network is much more difficult that breaking into a person." "Trust is very deeply ingrained into our psyche. The easiest way for an …
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Kaspersky: Weak Passwords Persist Despite Consistent Internet Threats
To prevent or avoid having online accounts targeted by hackers, the company recommends that users invest in security that allows for the safe storage and retrieval of complex passwords. “Hackers are after your details, contacts and funds, so failing to …
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Improving Energy Efficiency and Enterprise Network Security With Cloud-Enabled
From compromised credit card information, to sabotaged enterprise networks, security issues are rooted in a combination of challenging factors, including: a highly complex and distributed infrastructure of geographically dispersed stores, the use of …
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LookingGlass Delivers Threat Intelligence Driven Network Security
LookingGlass Dynamic Threat Defense is a threat intelligence-driven network security solution designed to identify and stop DNS-based cyber threats during the earliest stage of the attack by preventing malware activation, communication or operation …
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LookingGlass Introduces Open Threat Partner eXchange (OpenTPX) to Foster
OpenTPX was created to build highly scalable machine-readable threat intelligence, analysis and network security products that exchange data at large volumes and at high speed. By taking advantage of data model inheritance and meta-data constructs, the …
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How does Portsmouth Naval Shipyard address network security?
The UNH Interoperability Lab is holding a “cybersecurity” forum on Oct. 20 that looks interesting for folks with more knowledge than me, featuring Keith McVey, Cybersecurity Analyst at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. Now there's a place which has some …
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Is Your Mobile Device Exposed To A Cyber-Attack?

Is Your Mobile Device Exposed To A Cyber-Attack?
Mobile devices are just as vulnerable to network threats as desktop computers. One example is network exploits, which take advantage of flaws in mobile operating systems or software operating on local or mobile networks and can install malware on your …
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Palestinian Terrorists Mimick ISIS in Brutal Attacks on Israelis
"I think because of the social networks, the easy access to the sites of ISIS abroad, every Palestinian who opens a computer can obviously go and say that he now belongs to ISIS, learn what to do, and to take further instructions to execute some terror …
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The challenges of Internet retailing – DDoS attacks
"These attacks only affected the external network and did not in any way compromise our internal network that holds customers' account details. Think of customer data as a safe in your house; these attacks merely rang the front door repeatedly, " Raja …
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Android devices with LTE support vulnerable to attack
Apart from allowing two phones to directly establish a session, the advisory stated that some networks allow users to establish "multiple SIP sessions". This may lead to denial-of-service attacks on the network. Also, SIP messages on some networks are …
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More Brit cops will be butchered warning – anti-terror network overstretched
off a lot of those potential attacks but as a society we've probably got to be realistic that there will be occasions when they will get through." He said 'undoubtedly' more attacks would happen because of the threat of 'lone wolves'. "We're not on the …
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Bits | Online Attacks on Infrastructure Are Increasing at a Worrying Pace

Bits | Online Attacks on Infrastructure Are Increasing at a Worrying Pace
Last year, in a disclosure overshadowed by the news of the attack on Sony, a German federal agency said that in an attack at an unnamed steel mill, hackers had managed to jump from the company's corporate network to its production systems, causing …
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Health Care Industry Susceptible to Cyber Attacks
Similarly, recent Raytheon/Websense research found that the health care industry experiences 340 percent more security incidents and attacks than most other industries. Hackers … Data must be encrypted, both at rest and while moving through the …
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Vectra Networks Achieves FIPS 140-2 Encryption Validation
SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 20, 2015 — Vectra® Networks, the leader in real-time detection of in-progress cyber attacks, today announced its completion of the FIPS 140-2 validation process. Vectra has been awarded Certificate #2448 by the National …
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Malleability Attack a Nuisance but Bitcoin Not Broken, Pundits Say
The attack involves the and modification and rebroadcasting of legitimate pending Bitcoin transactions that have yet to be confirmed into the next block by the mining network. The mass attempt of respending the bitcoins, while obviously illegitimate to …
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Shan Call for Halt in Burma Army Attacks
The statement, which was signed by 18 organisations including the Shan Human Rights Foundation and the Shan Women's Action Network, said that recent attacks had already displaced 1,500 civilians. The mass displacement of civilians had added to an …
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Defying a Taboo, Trump Condemns George W. Bush for 9/11 attacks
Clarke wrote desperately to Rice on several occasions, saying that the Al-Qaeda network was lighting up with communications anticipating an attack. On August 6, George was briefed on bin Laden's determination to strike inside the U.S., as Newsweek's …
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