Security

The ever evolving security conundrum and how to solve it
Dimension Data and Cisco experts talk about security and having the right playbook to deal with issues.
The massive email hack ... or was it?
  Security firm claims hack of major email services But most of the accounts are inactive or bogus    
FireEye appoints Eric Hoh to lead APAC business
FireEye Inc. has appointed Eric Hoh to the role of president of Asia Pacific Japan, to oversee the company’s business operations and sales across the region.
DDoS-for-hire preying on SaaS apps such as Joomla
Akamai is alerting enterprises and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) providers of attackers using Joomla servers with a vulnerable Google Maps plugin installed as a platform for launching distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks.
Singtel and FireEye launch joint Advanced Security Operations Centre
Singtel and FireEye have launched a joint Advanced Security Operations Centre (ASOC), combining FireEye’s security expertise with Singtel’s extensive regional data infrastructure.
Malware infections on mobile devices up by 25%
Security threats to mobile and residential devices and attacks on communications networks rose in 2014, threatening personal and corporate privacy and information.
Defining, managing identities of entities crucial in Internet of Things: Gartner
Managing identities and access is critical to the success of the Internet of Things (IoT), but in its current form identity and access management (IAM) cannot provide the scale or manage the complexity that the IoT brings to the enterprise, according to Gartner Inc.
Arabic cyber-espionage group on global attack spree
Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team said it has discovered Desert Falcons, a cyber-espionage group targeting multiple high profile organisations and individuals, particularly from Middle East countries.
Barracuda, ReversingLabs, Telefónica, Zscaler join Cyber Threat Alliance
Barracuda Networks Inc, ReversingLabs, Telefónica, and Zscaler have joined the Cyber Threat Alliance, co-founded by Fortinet, McAfee Labs, Palo Alto Networks and Symantec, in the fight against sophisticated cyber adversaries.
Kaspersky Lab discovers the ancestor of Stuxnet, Flame
Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) has discovered a threat actor that surpasses anything known in terms of complexity and sophistication of techniques, and that has been active for almost two decades – the Equation Group.
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