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Monthly report: October 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 144 influencers like Infosecurity Mag and BrianHonan, discussing hashtags such as #CyberSecurity , #infosec and #NCSAM.
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Major Airport Malware Attack Shines a Light on OT Security

On Oct 20, 2019
@teamcymru shared
Major #Airport #Malware Attack Shines a Light on OT #Security https://t.co/nx71n8PFr5 https://t.co/B1SXOCGAgw
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A cryptomining infection spread to half of the workstations at a major international airport.

threatpost.com
On Oct 20, 2019
@teamcymru shared
Major #Airport #Malware Attack Shines a Light on OT #Security https://t.co/nx71n8PFr5 https://t.co/B1SXOCGAgw
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Major Airport Malware Attack Shines a Light on OT Security

Major Airport Malware Attack Shines a Light on OT Security

A cryptomining infection spread to half of the workstations at a major international airport.

The EU Cybersecurity Act brings a strong agency for cybersecurity and EU-wide rules on cybersecurity certification

On Oct 15, 2019
@BrianHonan shared
RT @DSMeu: Last June the #EUCyberAct came into force strengthening network and information systems in the #EU !🔐 Assigned 🇪🇺 a new mandate to @enisa_eu & established the European #CyberSecurity certification framework! More here 👉https://t.co/2yrR3AOKGD #CyberSecMonth https://t.co/XG0UxGv5BU
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On 27 June the European Cybersecurity Act entered into force, setting the new mandate of ENISA, the EU Agency for Cybersecurity, and establishing the European cybersecurity certification framework.

ec.europa.eu
On Oct 15, 2019
@BrianHonan shared
RT @DSMeu: Last June the #EUCyberAct came into force strengthening network and information systems in the #EU !🔐 Assigned 🇪🇺 a new mandate to @enisa_eu & established the European #CyberSecurity certification framework! More here 👉https://t.co/2yrR3AOKGD #CyberSecMonth https://t.co/XG0UxGv5BU
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The EU Cybersecurity Act brings a strong agency for cybersecurity and EU-wide rules on cybersecurity certification

The EU Cybersecurity Act brings a strong agency for cybersecurity and EU-wide rules on cybersecurity certification

On 27 June the European Cybersecurity Act entered into force, setting the new mandate of ENISA, the EU Agency for Cybersecurity, and establishing the European cybersecurity certification ...

Securing the Unsecured: State of Cybersecurity 2019 – Part I

On Oct 18, 2019
@McAfee_Business shared
What can companies do to protect themselves against vulnerabilities created by #IoT devices? Find out, here. https://t.co/ABtIYyvMOz
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Recently the Straight Talk Insights team at HCL Technologies invited a social panel to discuss a critical question at the center of today’s digital

securingtomorrow.mcafee.com
On Oct 18, 2019
@McAfee_Business shared
What can companies do to protect themselves against vulnerabilities created by #IoT devices? Find out, here. https://t.co/ABtIYyvMOz
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Securing the Unsecured: State of Cybersecurity 2019 – Part I

Securing the Unsecured: State of Cybersecurity 2019 – Part I

Recently the Straight Talk Insights team at HCL Technologies invited a social panel to discuss a critical question at the center of today’s digital

An Innovative Approach to Addressing the U.S. Cybersecurity Crisis

On Oct 16, 2019
@BrianHonan shared
RT @IDA_WestCoast: @A_IDA_N @IDAIreland @IDA_WestCoast talks to @ITSPmagazine about an innovative approach to addressing the US cybersecurity crisis. Full article here: https://t.co/HcAtX5veRr
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Criminal hackers are using sophisticated methods and tools found on the dark web that allow them to keep ahead of the efforts to combat them. That in conjunction with the massive worldwide cybersecurity skills shortage means that fighting cybercrime is more and more difficult. Aidan ...

www.itspmagazine.com
On Oct 16, 2019
@BrianHonan shared
RT @IDA_WestCoast: @A_IDA_N @IDAIreland @IDA_WestCoast talks to @ITSPmagazine about an innovative approach to addressing the US cybersecurity crisis. Full article here: https://t.co/HcAtX5veRr
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An Innovative Approach to Addressing the U.S. Cybersecurity Crisis

An Innovative Approach to Addressing the U.S. Cybersecurity Crisis

Criminal hackers are using sophisticated methods and tools found on the dark web that allow them to keep ahead of the efforts to combat them. That in conjunction with the massive worldwide ...

How cybersecurity accelerates business growth

On Oct 21, 2019
@BrianHonan shared
via helpnetsecurity How cybersecurity accelerates business growth https://t.co/U3D12HYcfa
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It’s no secret that the cybersecurity industry has grown exponentially over more than a decade due to the proliferation of high-profile cybercrime.

www.helpnetsecurity.com
On Oct 21, 2019
@BrianHonan shared
via helpnetsecurity How cybersecurity accelerates business growth https://t.co/U3D12HYcfa
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How cybersecurity accelerates business growth

How cybersecurity accelerates business growth

It’s no secret that the cybersecurity industry has grown exponentially over more than a decade due to the proliferation of high-profile cybercrime.

Unsecured Adobe Server Exposes Data for 7.5 Million Creative Cloud Users

On Oct 26, 2019
@TheHackersNews shared
Here We ADOBE Again! An Unsecured #Adobe’s 'Prototype' Server Exposes Data for 7.5 Million Creative Cloud Users Read details ➤ https://t.co/QN30c6QNBb —via @Swati_THN #databreach | #cybersecurity | #infosec https://t.co/HLqIRAc2KZ
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Unsecured Elasticsearch database Server Exposes Data for 7.5 Million Adobe Creative Cloud Users to the Hackers.

thehackernews.com
On Oct 26, 2019
@TheHackersNews shared
Here We ADOBE Again! An Unsecured #Adobe’s 'Prototype' Server Exposes Data for 7.5 Million Creative Cloud Users Read details ➤ https://t.co/QN30c6QNBb —via @Swati_THN #databreach | #cybersecurity | #infosec https://t.co/HLqIRAc2KZ
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Unsecured Adobe Server Exposes Data for 7.5 Million Creative Cloud Users

Unsecured Adobe Server Exposes Data for 7.5 Million Creative Cloud Users

Unsecured Elasticsearch database Server Exposes Data for 7.5 Million Adobe Creative Cloud Users to the Hackers.

UK cybersecurity firm Sophos agrees £3.1bn takeover

On Oct 15, 2019
@SPCoulson shared
RT @PaulInfoSec: Wow, go UK security, good to see that we still achieve, UK cybersecurity firm Sophos agrees £3.1bn takeover https://t.co/lebfv7Lpxb
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US private equity group Thoma Bravo to buy Abingdon-based company, which has 3,400 staff

www.theguardian.com
On Oct 15, 2019
@SPCoulson shared
RT @PaulInfoSec: Wow, go UK security, good to see that we still achieve, UK cybersecurity firm Sophos agrees £3.1bn takeover https://t.co/lebfv7Lpxb
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UK cybersecurity firm Sophos agrees £3.1bn takeover

UK cybersecurity firm Sophos agrees £3.1bn takeover

US private equity group Thoma Bravo to buy Abingdon-based company, which has 3,400 staff

Cybersecurity warning: This sophisticated Russian hacking group is back in action again

On Oct 26, 2019
@whitehatsec shared
The Russian hacking group behind the DNC attacks is causing trouble again. Details here: https://t.co/fksRCdXRyw via @ZDNet
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Researchers detail how Cozy Bear - the hacking group behind the DNC attacks - has been working under the radar in attacks against Foreign Ministries across Europe.

www.zdnet.com
On Oct 26, 2019
@whitehatsec shared
The Russian hacking group behind the DNC attacks is causing trouble again. Details here: https://t.co/fksRCdXRyw via @ZDNet
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Cybersecurity warning: This sophisticated Russian hacking group is back in action again

Cybersecurity warning: This sophisticated Russian hacking group is back in action again

Researchers detail how Cozy Bear - the hacking group behind the DNC attacks - has been working under the radar in attacks against Foreign Ministries across Europe.

Top Influencers

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The only magazine dedicated to the strategy and technology of information security, delivering critical business and technical information for IT professionals.

Follow 177.6k Followers

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InfoSec Consultant, Blogger, Author, Founder & Head of Ireland's CSIRT @irisscert, & former Special Advisor on CyberSecurity to Europol. PGP ID 0xF1B5CF7D

Follow 32.3k Followers

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The WhiteHat #AppSec Platform bridges the gap between #Security & #DevOps to help secure your digital business. #DevSecOps

Follow 40.6k Followers

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Publishing director covering all information security, retail and technology news, opinion and debate. All opinions are my own #Tech #Retail #Infosec

Follow 2.2k Followers

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Our privileged access management solutions deliver the visibility and control you need to reduce risk, achieve least privilege, and gain operational efficiency.

Follow 14.3k Followers

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I'm Eleanor Dallaway, Editor of Infosecurity Magazine. Lover of weekends, animals, sauvignon blanc, seeing the world, sunsets, rainbows and the stars...

Follow 15.2k Followers

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Welcome to Infosecurity Group! With 8 global shows & 23 years of experience, we support "everyone & everything you need to know about information security".

Follow 18.9k Followers

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Most trusted, widely-read independent #cybersecurity news source for everyone; supported by hackers and IT professionals — Send TIPs to [email protected]

Follow 574.0k Followers

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Infosec tweeterer - I tweet & re-tweet all sorts of stuff that I come across. I work for HiddenText. Views are my own.

Follow 3.7k Followers

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Infosec writer, editor & "thought leader.” Some bandwidth available :)

Follow 6.1k Followers

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CIS is a forward-thinking nonprofit entity that harnesses the power of a global IT community to safeguard private & public organizations against cyber threats.

Follow 29.1k Followers

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We exist to enable organizations to identify and eradicate threats within their network by providing unique insight that saves and improves human lives

Follow 39.4k Followers

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Threatpost is the first stop for fast-breaking security news, conversations and analysis from around the world.

Follow 178.3k Followers

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The device-to-cloud cybersecurity company. For help reach out to @McAfee_Help. #TogetherisPower

Follow 49.1k Followers

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Cybersecurity and managed security services leader #infosec

Follow 23.3k Followers

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Computer Security Author, Military & Robotics, Weightlifter, Martial Arts - Mt. 10:16

Follow 9.8k Followers

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Exploring the fascinating intersection of security, technology, and humans. Host of the Unsupervised Learning podcast.

Follow 95.0k Followers

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Bruce Schneier is an internationally renowned security technologist and author. Described by The Economist as a "security guru"

Follow 118.8k Followers

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Former USN intelligence and DIA CTO. Author: The Cyber Threat https://t.co/aJygaURexX. Publisher @CTOvision. Co-Founder and CTO of @OODA

Follow 20.6k Followers

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Internet and Enterprise Security News, Threats, Insights and Expert Analysis #SCADA #infosec Coverage

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