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Security alert: Hackers shift focus from ransomware to cryptojacking

Hackers have been increasingly moving towards cryptojacking attackshijacking computing resources and using that to mine cryptocurrency.

What is network security? Definition, methods, jobs & salaries

Network security is the practice of preventing and protecting against unauthorized intrusion into corporate networks. As a philosophy, it complements endpoint security, which focuses on individual devices; network security instead focuses on how those devices interact, and on the connective tissue between them.

How to evaluate web authentication methods

Authentication evaluation white paper includes popular and obscure methods and outlines a framework for assessing their security effectiveness.

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5 Cybersecurity Myths for Linux Users

Unfortunately, cyber security is no joking matter nowadays – the consequences of a weak system could be devastating for any company.

Online voting is impossible to secure. So why are some governments using it?

If you thought electronic voting machines were insecure, wait 'til you meet online voting.

How lean development improved software security at Fannie Mae

Continual improvement methodologies strengthen security, shorten dev cycles and help the c-suite see infosec’s value.

The best privacy and security apps for Android

Forget malware scanners or over-the-top security suites: These are the apps that'll actually improve your security and protect your privacy on Android.

Hortonworks announces DSS to connect data across Cloud and On-prem data lakes

Data Steward Studio (DSS) gives enterprises consistent security and governance for data assets across big data repositories.

5 myths of API security

In light of Panera Bread’s API-related data breach, here what is — and isn’t — true about protecting application programming interfaces.

Drupal CMS bug may leave a million websites compromised

Drupal releases fixes for the vulnerabilities on its Drupal 7.x and 8.x versions, to offset vulnerabilities that could compromise a million websites powered by the affected versions.

McAfee transforms security operations capabilities

Comprehensive security solutions include a new data architecture, behavior analytics offering and enhanced integrations.

Twitter, Google lose their top security executives

Michael Coates, CISO, Twitter, and Michal Zalewski, director, Information security engineering and assurance, Google have quit their respective companies.