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Scanning for Active IPv6 Hosts With UPnP

Security researchers and enterprise defenders have many Internet-wide scanning tools at their disposal. Researchers at Cisco Talos have developed a way to scan for hosts with IPv6 addresses using the UPnP protocol.

Ipv6, Internet, IoT Security, Internet of Things

Patch Microsoft Office Flaws Before Others

From an attacker’s perspective, the wider the net cast, the more number of potential victims caught. So it’s no surprise that Recorded Future research indicates attackers continue to rely heavily on exploits targeting Microsoft applications.

Patching, Exploit Kits, Microsoft, Malware

Slack Adds Key Management for Enterprises

Slack Enterprise Key Management tool will let organizations with strict data protection requirements use their own encryption keys in their Slack workspace.

Encryption, Data Protection

Deciphering Ocean’s Eleven

Ocean's Eleven has one of the great ensemble casts of all time, an air-tight script, and an audacious heist at its heart.

Podcast

Android Q Steps Up Location Privacy

Google's Android Q will include a handful of changes to the way that the OS deals with location privacy and other app permissions.

Privacy, Android

IoT Security Bills Use Federal Spending as Leverage

Bills introduced in the House and Senate this week would require vendors selling IoT devices to the government to adhere to strict security guidelines.

IoT Security, Government

Senators Ask For Transparency on Attacks on Senate Computers

Ron Wyden and Tom Cotton are asking the Senate Sergeant at Arms for numbers on cyber attacks on Senate computers.

Government

Deciphering Mission Impossible

The first Mission: Impossible film includes some ingenious hacking scenes and launched a multi-billion dollar franchise.

Podcast

New Strains of PoS Malware Continue to Rise

Two new kinds of point-of-sale malware have emerged recently and have been seen in use against various targets.

Malware

‘People Have a Right to Free Speech, But a Bot Doesn’t’

In the era of disinformation, manipulation and influence operations, platform providers, enterprises, and government agencies are working to find policy and technical solutions.

Rsac2019, Government

Tech Giants Weigh In on U.S. Federal Data Privacy Law

There is bipartisan consensus in Congress that a federal data privacy law is necessary. Public policy experts from Google, Microsoft, and Twitter discussed the issues lawmakers will need to address to craft meaningful privacy regulation at a panel at RSA Conference.

Government, Microsoft, Google, Twitter, Rsac2019

Decipher Podcast: RSA 2019

Dennis Fisher, Fahmida Rashid, Mike Mimoso and Jessy Irwin gather to talk about RSA Conference.

Podcast

Improve Risk Perception, Get Better Decisions

Humans are fundamentally wired to take risks, and their decisions are all about taking risks in order to gain some kind of a benefit. Poor decisions are because risks are not straightforward to understand, Andy Ellis, CSO of Akamai Technologies. If the information is presented differently, there would be better decision-making.

Risk, CISO, Rsac2019

FBI Intensifies Its Focus on Cybercrime

FBI Director Christoper Wray said the bureau considers cybercrime and other cyber attacks to be an unprecedented threat right now.

FBI, Government Security

Security Education: Running With Scissors

The lessons we learned as children can be applied to security education and training.

Rsac, Security Training