DomainTools Insight On Integrated SaaS Product

DomainTools are announcing a partnership between themselves and Farsight security bringing both of their DNS-based cyber threat intelligence together so that cybersecurity professionals can search the market’s leading Whois and DNS data sets in one integrated SaaS product. Q: Why is DNS data important in threat investigation? A: Government, law enforcement and enterprises use DNS data […]

Cybersecurity Industry Reacts To Latest Yahoo Developments

Yahoo Inc, which disclosed two massive data breaches last year, said on Wednesday that about 32 million user accounts were accessed by intruders in the last two years using forged cookies. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has asked that her bonus worth $2m be cut over the data breaches. IT security experts from AlienVault, Imperva, Tripwire, FireMon, STEALTHbits Technologies, Inc., […]

You Wouldn’t Put A Four-Year-Old In Charge Of Security… Would You?

Kirsten Bay, CEO and President of Cyber adAPT outlines the limitations of AI in cyber security and why the human brain remains our greatest asset in the battle against attacks Let’s start by stating the obvious, shall we? Cyber security is a huge issue. According to official statistics, 90 per cent of all large organisations […]

ISBuzz Experts Views on Cyber Security Insurance

As part of our expert panel question series, we have the following question for the month of Feb 2017 to our expert panel members. Feb 2017 Question: As Cyber Security insurance industry evolves, we might see different types of cyber security coverages and not just the blanket cover as extension to existing risks. How will cyber […]

South Korea’s Lotte Duty Free Website Crashed After Attack From Chinese IPs

Following the news that Lotte Duty Free said its website crashed after attack from Chinese IPs, Sean Newman, Director at Corero Network Security commented below. Sean Newman, Director at Corero Network Security: “Yesterday’s reported attack on South Korea’s Lotte Duty Free demonstrates just how damaging distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) can be.  With so many organisations now […]

WordPress SQL Injection Bug In NextGen Gallery

Following the news that more than 1 million websites running the WordPress content management system may be vulnerable to hackers stemming from a “severe” SQL injection bug in NextGEN Gallery, a WordPress plugin. Mike Pittenger, President of Security Strategy at Black Duck Software commented below. Mike Pittenger, President of Security Strategy at Black Duck Software: “We’re seeing another example of […]