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  • Retailers warned of attacks using hard-to-spot PoS malware

    01.08.2014

    Retailers, beware: cyber crooks are increasingly targeting remote desktop applications by brute-forcing passwords, and are using that access to plant hard-to-detect PoS malware that scrapes and exfiltrates consumer payment data via an encrypted POST request.

  • Top 10 Facebook scams

    01.08.2014

    American singer and actress Taylor Swift has lost her scam mojo, as her fake sex tape spreading on Facebook was excluded from the top ten most successful scams, according to Bitdefender.

  • Malicious USB device firmware the next big infection vector?

    31.07.2014

    Researchers from German security consultancy SR Labs have created a whole new class of attacks that can compromise computer systems via ubiquitous and widely used USB-connected devices (storage drives, keyboards, mice, smartphones, etc.) USB devices, as we all know, can carry malware in their flash memory storage, but what researchers Karsten Nohl and Jakob Lell discovered is that it's possible to reverse-engineer USB devices' firmware (i.e.

  • PC gamers increasingly under attack

    31.07.2014

    Many gamers either disable their security or remove it altogether, thereby sacrificing protection to maximize system performance and leaving themselves vulnerable to gaming-focused malware and cyber-attacks, according to a new study by Webroot.

  • Android Fake ID bug allows malware to impersonate trusted apps

    29.07.2014

    The Bluebox Security research team has unearthed another critical Android vulnerability.




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The role of the cloud in the modern security architecture

Posted on 31 July 2014.  |  Stephen Pao, General Manager, Security Business at Barracuda Networks, offers advice to CISOs concerned about moving the secure storage of their documents into the cloud and discusses how the cloud shaping the modern security architecture.


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