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Monthly report: December 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 156 influencers like Infosecurity and DarkReading, discussing hashtags such as #Cybersecurity , #Malware and #ransomware.
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141 Cybersecurity Predictions For 2020

On Dec 10, 2019
@whitehatsec shared
What role will emerging & evolving technologies play in improving the efficiency and effectiveness of cyber attacks in 2020? Predictions for the coming year: https://t.co/YLIsPzxC24 via @Forbes
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141 predictions for 2020 from key participants in the cybersecurity defense industry, highlighting all that’s hot today and tomorrow

www.forbes.com
On Dec 10, 2019
@whitehatsec shared
What role will emerging & evolving technologies play in improving the efficiency and effectiveness of cyber attacks in 2020? Predictions for the coming year: https://t.co/YLIsPzxC24 via @Forbes
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141 Cybersecurity Predictions For 2020

141 predictions for 2020 from key participants in the cybersecurity defense industry, highlighting all that’s hot today and tomorrow

CallerSpy Android Malware Masquerades Itself as a Chat App

On Dec 14, 2019
@CTIN_Global shared
Iasiello_E: CallerSpy Android Malware Masquerades Itself as a Chat App https://t.co/7Hho0CJRxr
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Researchers found new malware in the wild, 'CallerSpy', which spies on users. It presently targets Android, but may target Apple and Windows in future too.

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On Dec 14, 2019
@CTIN_Global shared
Iasiello_E: CallerSpy Android Malware Masquerades Itself as a Chat App https://t.co/7Hho0CJRxr
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CallerSpy Android Malware Masquerades Itself as a Chat App

Researchers found new malware in the wild, 'CallerSpy', which spies on users. It presently targets Android, but may target Apple and Windows in future too.

2020 Cybersecurity Predictions – Experts Comments

On Dec 13, 2019
@RSAsecurity shared
As #DigitalTransformation impacts organizations across every industry, 2020 #Cybersecurity predictions are far from lean. RSA President @rohit_ghai, CTO Dr. @Zulfikar_Ramzan, @steveschlarman and other leaders offer their insights via @Info_Sec_Buzz: https://t.co/kK4mEDvcwE
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As part of our expert comments series, experts with a diverse background commented below on 2020 Cybersecurity predictions. This is a live post and will be updated as we received comments from the experts. Please subscribe below to alert when a new comment is published.

On Dec 13, 2019
@RSAsecurity shared
As #DigitalTransformation impacts organizations across every industry, 2020 #Cybersecurity predictions are far from lean. RSA President @rohit_ghai, CTO Dr. @Zulfikar_Ramzan, @steveschlarman and other leaders offer their insights via @Info_Sec_Buzz: https://t.co/kK4mEDvcwE
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2020 Cybersecurity Predictions – Experts Comments

As part of our expert comments series, experts with a diverse background commented below on 2020 Cybersecurity predictions. This is a live post and will be updated as we received comments ...

A Declaration of Cyber-War

On Dec 25, 2019
@e_kaspersky shared
The times before the world got obsessed with geopolitics. This article by @M_J_Gross is one of the best examples of a professional journalism that delivers a general audience a complex topic in a digestible way https://t.co/ujDEwoUUMx (@JonasKarlsson photos are awesome too :) https://t.co/CrnQq4pWpF
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Last summer, a mysterious computer virus appeared to hit Iran’s nuclear program. Visiting cyber-sleuths around the globe, Michael Joseph Gross investigates the impact of the Stuxnet worm’s invisible, untraceable destructive power. Photograph by Jonas Fredwall Karlsson.

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On Dec 25, 2019
@e_kaspersky shared
The times before the world got obsessed with geopolitics. This article by @M_J_Gross is one of the best examples of a professional journalism that delivers a general audience a complex topic in a digestible way https://t.co/ujDEwoUUMx (@JonasKarlsson photos are awesome too :) https://t.co/CrnQq4pWpF
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A Declaration of Cyber-War

Last summer, a mysterious computer virus appeared to hit Iran’s nuclear program. Visiting cyber-sleuths around the globe, Michael Joseph Gross investigates the impact of the Stuxnet worm’s ...

10 cyber security trends to look out for in 2020

On Dec 27, 2019
@whitehatsec shared
What's coming up for cyber security in 2020? @InformationAge takes a look at expected trends >> https://t.co/NcO1JosCXE
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What cyber security trends and issues can the world expect in 2020: more stringent regulation, creations of new roles?

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On Dec 27, 2019
@whitehatsec shared
What's coming up for cyber security in 2020? @InformationAge takes a look at expected trends >> https://t.co/NcO1JosCXE
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10 cyber security trends to look out for in 2020

What cyber security trends and issues can the world expect in 2020: more stringent regulation, creations of new roles?

Threat Spotlight: TrickBot Infostealer Malware

On Dec 12, 2019
@cylanceinc shared
#ThreatSpotlight: TrickBot Infostealer Malware: #TrickBot is an info-stealing malware bot. The #malware is dropped by a user clicking on malicious emails or after being redirected to a fake website. Learn more: https://t.co/dj4iljLHwW https://t.co/lv0WexCU50
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TrickBot is an info-stealing malware bot. The predecessor of Dyre, the bot is normally deployed using malicious spam and advertising techniques. The malware is dropped by a user clicking on malicious emails or after being redirected to a fake website.

threatvector.cylance.com
On Dec 12, 2019
@cylanceinc shared
#ThreatSpotlight: TrickBot Infostealer Malware: #TrickBot is an info-stealing malware bot. The #malware is dropped by a user clicking on malicious emails or after being redirected to a fake website. Learn more: https://t.co/dj4iljLHwW https://t.co/lv0WexCU50
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Threat Spotlight: TrickBot Infostealer Malware

TrickBot is an info-stealing malware bot. The predecessor of Dyre, the bot is normally deployed using malicious spam and advertising techniques. The malware is dropped by a user clicking on ...

Cyberthreats to financial institutions 2020: Overview and predictions

On Dec 3, 2019
@r0bertmart1nez shared
RT @dimitribest: Cyberthreats to #financial institutions #2020 : Overview and #predictions https://t.co/H6spuKlUsI
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Short overview of year's key events, analysis of forecasts for 2019 and our predictions about cyberthreats to financial institutions in 2020

securelist.com
On Dec 3, 2019
@r0bertmart1nez shared
RT @dimitribest: Cyberthreats to #financial institutions #2020 : Overview and #predictions https://t.co/H6spuKlUsI
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Cyberthreats to financial institutions 2020: Overview and predictions

Short overview of year's key events, analysis of forecasts for 2019 and our predictions about cyberthreats to financial institutions in 2020

A decade of hacking: The most notable cyber-security events of the 2010s

On Dec 6, 2019
@whitehatsec shared
Much has happened in cyber security during the last decade. @ZDNet has a round-up of the most important events >> https://t.co/x2RMw7RQnT
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ZDNet takes a look over the most important data breaches, cyber-attacks, and malware strains of the last decade.

www.zdnet.com
On Dec 6, 2019
@whitehatsec shared
Much has happened in cyber security during the last decade. @ZDNet has a round-up of the most important events >> https://t.co/x2RMw7RQnT
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A decade of hacking: The most notable cyber-security events of the 2010s

ZDNet takes a look over the most important data breaches, cyber-attacks, and malware strains of the last decade.

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