Category : Security

by TechFishNews - 4 days ago

Andy Ellis on Risk Assessment

Andy Ellis, the CSO of Akamai, gave a great talk about the psychology of risk at the Business of Software conference this year. I've written about this before. One quote of mine: "The problem is our brains are intuitively suited to the sorts of ri...

by TechFishNews - 4 days ago

Threat Roundup for November 29 to December 6

Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Nov. 29 and Dec. 6. As with previous roundups, this post isn't meant to be an in-depth analysis. Instead, this post will summarize the threats we've observed...

by TechFishNews - 4 days ago

8 common pen testing mistakes and how to avoid them

One of the crucial efficient methods to uncover flaws and weaknesses in your security posture is to have a 3rd get together carry out deliberate assaults in your system. Penetration testing is all about exposing gaps in your defenses so that they...

by TechFishNews - 5 days ago

Apple Explains Mysterious iPhone 11 Location Requests

KrebsOnSecurity ran a story this week that puzzled over Apple‘s response to inquiries about a potential privacy leak in its new iPhone 11 line, in which the devices appear to intermittently seek the user’s location even when all applicati...