Category : Security

by TechFishNews - 2 days ago

Building a bypass with MSBuild

By Vanja Svajcer. In one of our previous posts, we discussed the usage of default operating system functionality and other legitimate executables to execute the so-called “living-off-the-land” approach to the post-compromise phase of an attack. We...

by TechFishNews - 2 days ago

8 Things Users Do That Make Security Pros Miserable

When a user interacts with an enterprise system, the result can be productivity or disaster. Here are eight opportunities for the disaster side to win out over the productive.1 of 10 IT security would be so much easier were it not for users. To...

by TechFishNews - 2 days ago

BrandPost: Defining the Security Platform

Safety manufacturers more and more confer with their solutions as a platform, with the obscure implication that this provides their know-how a distinct advantage. The challenge, in fact, is that the term platform is mode...

by TechFishNews - 3 days ago

Pay Up, Or We’ll Make Google Ban Your Ads

A new email-based extortion scheme apparently is making the rounds, targeting Web site owners serving banner ads through Google’s AdSense program. In this scam, the fraudsters demand bitcoin in exchange for a promise not to floo...

by TechFishNews - 3 days ago

Voatz Internet Voting App Is Insecure

This paper describes the flaws in the Voatz Internet voting app: "The Ballot is Busted Before the Blockchain: A Security Analysis of Voatz, the First Internet Voting Application Used in U.S. Federal Elections." Abstract: I...

by TechFishNews - 3 days ago

5 things you should know about cybersecurity insurance

You allow kerosene-soaked rags all around your home. You chain smoke. Someday, whereas enjoyable in front of an episode of CSI:Cyber, your hand slips and a lit cigarette units your couch on hearth. Your home burns down. The insurance firm pays ou...

by TechFishNews - 3 days ago

The CSO's playbook for forging board relationships

Selim Aissi, CISO at software company Ellie Mae, noticed it as confirmation of his position as trusted adviser when one among his company’s board members texted him late one night time a couple of years ago. The director needed to raised perceive...

by TechFishNews - 5 days ago

The 'Robo Revenge' App Makes It Easy to Sue Robocallers

Just when you thought the catastrophic Equifax breach was entirely in the rearview, the Department of Justice this week charged four Chinese military hackers with the theft. That's 147.9 million people's Social Security numbers and other personal inf...

by TechFishNews - 5 days ago

Huawei Controversy Highlights 5G Security Implications

The administrator of your personal data will be Threatpost, Inc., 500 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA 01801. Detailed information on the processing of personal data can be found in the privacy policy. In addition, you will find them in the message confirm...