Top news of the week: 15.08.2019.

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On Aug 13, 2019
@symantec shared
RT @DarkReading: DEF CON Voting Village: It's About 'Risk' https://t.co/G4E6eq42uG @VotingVillageDC @defcon by @kjhiggins #electionsecurity
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DEF CON Voting Village: It's About 'Risk'

DHS, security experts worry about nation-state or other actors waging a disruptive or other attack on the 2020 election to sow distrust of the election process.

On Aug 14, 2019
@kaspersky shared
Infamous banking malware, #Cerberus has entered the #Android malware rental scene. https://t.co/2l8m3iMiJk
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Cerberus Enters the Android Malware Rental Scene

The mobile banking trojan has a few unusual features and bears watching, researchers said.

On Aug 14, 2019
@Treadstone71LLC shared
Nation State Threats | Cyber Defense Magazine https://t.co/03XFPVd1qr
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Nation State Threats

By Blake J. Darché Each nation-state cyber threat actor has its own goals and reasons for conducting cyber attacks. In fact, TTP overlap has become so common, that the MITRE Corporation has ...

On Aug 13, 2019
@symantec shared
RT @DarkReading: DEF CON Voting Village: It's About 'Risk' https://t.co/G4E6eq42uG @VotingVillageDC @defcon by @kjhiggins #electionsecurity
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DEF CON Voting Village: It's About 'Risk'

DHS, security experts worry about nation-state or other actors waging a disruptive or other attack on the 2020 election to sow distrust of the election process.

On Aug 14, 2019
@kaspersky shared
Infamous banking malware, #Cerberus has entered the #Android malware rental scene. https://t.co/2l8m3iMiJk
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Cerberus Enters the Android Malware Rental Scene

The mobile banking trojan has a few unusual features and bears watching, researchers said.

On Aug 14, 2019
@Treadstone71LLC shared
Nation State Threats | Cyber Defense Magazine https://t.co/03XFPVd1qr
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Nation State Threats

By Blake J. Darché Each nation-state cyber threat actor has its own goals and reasons for conducting cyber attacks. In fact, TTP overlap has become so common, that the MITRE Corporation has ...

On Aug 13, 2019
@WeldPond shared
Johnny Mnemonic is real! https://t.co/EBGa7wdreb
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Biohackers chase Johnny Mnemonic with ‘Pegleg’ implanted hard drive

Using DIY parts and the help of a nurse enthusiast, a biohacking group designed, built, and subcutaneously implanted three Pegleg networked hard drives.

On Aug 13, 2019
@McAfee_Labs shared
A ten year old bug in the Avaya deskphone has been reincarnated. Experts from our Advanced Threat Research team shared the details with @WIRED. https://t.co/KSiSaYRUYi
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How a 10-Year-Old Desk Phone Bug Came Back From the Dead

Avaya patched a problem hackers could exploit in phones. But the bad code never went away.

On Aug 14, 2019
@RSAsecurity shared
In the #cybersecurity market, acquisitions are key. Read RSA President @Rohit_Ghai's perspective in @CyberScoopNews and learn why he says integrating emerging tech within a current portfolio is key for helping customers manage #DigitalRisk: https://t.co/vWpceltEOB
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Big name cybersecurity vendors are trying to buy their way to the top

A strong economy and higher demand for security products means big vendors will continue buying startups to keep up with emerging technology.

On Aug 13, 2019
@AccentureSecure shared
RT @AccentureFSRisk: Why are financial firms faced with 40% more in costs to contain #cybercrime? See the Financial Services #CostofCybercrime study. https://t.co/CdpHbgTab0 https://t.co/KwNo0Mn9WY
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What will cybercrime cost your financial firm?

Accenture explores the impact associated with cybercrime, quantifies the cost of cyberattacks and analyzes trends in the financial services industry. Read more.

On Aug 13, 2019
@StaySafeOnline shared
It's not pleasant to think about, but even #nonprofits fall victim to cybercrime. Here are 5 suggestions for making your organization, and the people who represent it, more secure #online. #NationalNonprofitDay https://t.co/Vdc9icVSKC
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How to Make Your Nonprofit More Secure Online

Even nonprofits are at risk online. If you’re the owner or manager of such an organization here are five suggestions for making it more secure.