The individuals affected in the recent data breach at the University of Maryland will be getting five instead of one year of free credit monitoring, the University's president Wallace D.
The Software Assurance Forum for Excellence in Code (SAFECode), a non-profit organization working to increase trust in technology products and services through the advancement of effective software assurance methods, announced that it has released new software security training courses as part of its online Security Engineering Training by SAFECode program.
According to a recent Ponemon study, since 2010 cybercrime costs have climbed 78% and the time required to recover from a breach has increased 130%.
A substantial security oversight is present in a variety of penetration testing tools, and it has to do with the different languages that a computer system can be set up to use, claimed and proved Trustwave researchers at the recently held Hack In The Box conference in Kuala Lumpur.
With cyber attacks becoming the norm, it is more important than ever before to undertake regular vulnerability scans and penetration testing to identify vulnerabilities and ensure on a regular basis that the cyber controls are working.
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