eBay Messages, Account Info, And User Activity Not Secured With HTTPS

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eBay customers need to be extra cautious when accessing their account activity, personal information and stored messages. Research from  Comparitech.com  has found that many pages on the site, which require user input or contain their personal info, are not HTTPS encrypted. While eBay does use HTTPS on its most critical pages, such as those where […]

Is Your HR Data Safe?

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Volatile weather is pummeling the US at the moment, from the dangerous Hermine hurricane just off Florida’s Gulf Coast, to the catastrophic floods being experienced in Calfornia right now. Deadly storms and tornadoes are hitting Texas and other southern states, and January saw powerful winds and heavy rain batter the eastern seaboard. This adverse weather […]

6.7 Percent Of Programmes On Private UK PCs Are End-Of-Life And No Longer Patched

According to New Secunia Research at Flexera Software Country Report  Unpatched end-of-life programmes with vulnerabilities are attack vectors hackers can exploit Maidenhead, U.K. The average private user in the UK has 72 programmes installed on their PC, and 6.7 percent of them are end-of-Life programmes that are no longer patched by the vendor. End-of-life programmes containing […]

Systems Admin Jailed After Hacking Ex-Employer

Following the reports emerged that a disgruntled employee had hacked the control systems of his ex-employer a paper factory, causing over a million dollars in damage. Reacting to the news, Morena Carullo, Co-Founder and CTO at Nozomi Networks commented below. Morena Carullo, Co-Founder and CTO at Nozomi Networks: “This is not the first time we’ve seen malicious damage […]

Verizon Deal With Yahoo £281m Less Than Originally Agreed

Verizon has reached a deal with Yahoo to buy the company’s core internet business for £281m less than originally agreed. Security is a strategic issue and needs to be included as part of any M&A due diligence. Gunter Ollmann, CSO at Vectra Networks commented below on the impact a breach can have on an organisation’s reputation and thus […]

Essential Security Settings For The Top Three Smartphones

With every year, recognizable brands seem to roll out new versions of their smartphones. And if you’re a smartphone devotee, you might be first in line when the latest versions become available. But even if you’ve been staying on top of smartphone trends, you might not be aware of all the options available when it […]

AlgoSec Launches New App For Cisco ACI To Monitor And Assess Risk And Compliance Across The Enterprise Network

Deliver Secure and Trusted Linux Containers to the Enterprise

First security policy management app on the newly launched Cisco ACI App Center, app complements AlgoSec’s full-scale integrated solution for Cisco ACI Today at Cisco Live Berlin, Cisco’s annual IT and communications conference, AlgoSec, the leading provider of business-driven security policy management solutions, announced its new Connectivity and Compliance App for Cisco ACI, available on Cisco ACI […]