Posts tagged with "Cyber Attack"

4 Most Common Types of Cybersecurity Threats

Oct 16, 2020

4 Most Common Types of Cybersecurity Threats

There’s every indication that the pandemic is changing the nature of cybersecurity. Online threats are evolving to match our new remote-work paradigm, with 91% of businesses reporting an increase in cyberattacks during the coronavirus outbreak.  Hackers are getting more and more sophisticated and targeted in their attacks. Many of these cyber threats have been around […]

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8 Ways COVID-19 is Impacting Cloud Security

Jul 31, 2020

8 Ways COVID-19 is Impacting Cloud Security

The Coronavirus is wreaking havoc on everything in our lives. It’s hard to find something that hasn’t been impacted in a major way as we attempt to limit the spread of the virus. Cloud security professionals should pay close attention to how our online needs are rapidly changing, with these 8 ways COVID-19 is making an impact on common things we interact with every day.

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5 Common Accidental Sources of Data Leaks

Jul 17, 2020

5 Common Accidental Sources of Data Leaks

How do bad actors gain access to a company's data? Most of the time, well-meaning everyday people are the real source of data insecurity. This list of five common sources of accidental data leaks will help you identify the problems that could be lurking in your systems, apps, and platforms.

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Insider Threats in 2020: Discussing a Persistent Part of the Threat Landscape

May 20, 2020

Insider Threats in 2020: Discussing a Persistent Part of the Threat Landscape

In our 2020 SaaS security risks post, insider risks were listed as part of our anticipated threat landscape for this year. Our prediction has been borne out by research in 2020 indicating that insider threats have been on the rise and that many organizations lack the tools to address them. Given the prevalence of insider […]

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Nightfall InfoSec Roundup: February 17 to February 24

Feb 25, 2020

Nightfall InfoSec Roundup: February 17 to February 24

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Nightfall InfoSec Roundup: January 6 to January 13

Jan 14, 2020

Nightfall InfoSec Roundup: January 6 to January 13

Cyber Attacks & Breaches Google Agrees to Pay US$ 7.5M Over Google+ Data Breaches (CISO Mag) January 10th In a recent data leak incident, which exposed the private data of around 500,000 former Google+ users to outside developers, Google has agreed to pay US$7.5 million in a settlement to resolve a class-action lawsuit against the […]

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Nightfall InfoSec Round-up: November 8 to November 18

Nov 19, 2019

Nightfall InfoSec Round-up: November 8 to November 18

Cyber Attacks & Breaches Retailer Orvis.com Leaked Hundreds of Internal Passwords (Krebs on Security) November 11th Orvis, a Vermont-based retailer that specializes in high-end fly fishing equipment and other sporting goods, leaked hundreds of internal passwords on Pastebin.com for several weeks last month, exposing credentials the company used to manage everything from firewalls and routers […]

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Nightfall Weekly InfoSec Roundup: July 30 to August 5

Aug 6, 2019

Nightfall Weekly InfoSec Roundup: July 30 to August 5

Cyber Attacks & Breaches Presbyterian data breach affects some 183,000 patients (AlbuquerqueJournal) August 3rd Presbyterian Healthcare Services reported a data breach that allowed unauthorized access to personal information belonging to around 183,000 patients and health plan members. Stockx was Hacked, Exposing Millions of User Records (Tech Crunch) August 3rd An unnamed data breached seller contacted […]

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