Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days.
Below you’ll find a quick recap of topics followed by links to news articles and/or our blog posts providing additional insight. Be sure to check back each Friday for highlights of the goings-on each week!
A new malware program designed to steal payment card details from point-of-sale (PoS) systems is targeting businesses using Oracle Micros products.
More than 4 million current and former federal employees’ data was breached, and the United States government is pointing its finger squarely in China’s direction.
The attack on TV5 Monde shows possible links to Pawn Storm, Russia and the CyberCaliphate. As a media operation, it would be no surprise if it was a Pawn Storm target.
Adobe released software updates to plug at least 13 security holes in its Flash Player software. Microsoft also pushed out fixes for at least three dozen flaws in Windows and associated software.
Today’s CISOs are fighting fires on several fronts to keep their organizations safe. A full threat defense platform should consist of four integrated elements across the entire threat lifecycle: Prevent, detect, analyze and respond.
Users have acute concerns over the security of their data, but despite privacy concerns, consumers are generally not changing their behaviors.
The Senate majority leader wants to use an annual defense policy bill to advance a cybersecurity measure, aimed at encouraging companies to share information about cyberattacks.
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