Hacking & Cybersecurity

Monthly report: March 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 156 influencers like RSA Conference and CyberScoop, discussing hashtags such as #RSAC , #CyberSecurity and #security.
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CenturyLink sounds the alarm about TheMoon botnet, a versatile tool for fraud

On Mar 3, 2019
@CyberScoopNews shared
CenturyLink sounds the alarm about TheMoon botnet, a versatile tool for fraud https://t.co/nfxrmD7hag
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Botnets have been a staple of malicious cyber activity for years because they can be cheap and facilitate cyberattacks at scale. Now, new research highlights how versatile hordes of infected computers can be in catering to hackers’ needs, from advertisement fraud to brute-force attacks. ...

www.cyberscoop.com
On Mar 3, 2019
@CyberScoopNews shared
CenturyLink sounds the alarm about TheMoon botnet, a versatile tool for fraud https://t.co/nfxrmD7hag
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CenturyLink sounds the alarm about TheMoon botnet, a versatile tool for fraud

Botnets have been a staple of malicious cyber activity for years because they can be cheap and facilitate cyberattacks at scale. Now, new research highlights how versatile hordes of ...

Cisco at RSA Conference 2019 – Making security better

On Mar 2, 2019
@CiscoSecurity shared
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At RSAC 2019 we’ll be making some key announcements that extend our strategy of putting “Security Above Everything.”

blogs.cisco.com
On Mar 2, 2019
@CiscoSecurity shared
┳┻| ┻┳| ┳┻| ┻┳| ┳┻| ┻┳| ┳┻| ┻┳| ┳┻| ┻┳| ┳┻| ┻┳| ┳┻| _ ┻┳| •.•) Get a sneak peek of #CiscoatRSAC https://t.co/bVhD3anxdm ┳┻|⊂ノ ┻┳|
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Cisco at RSA Conference 2019 – Making security better

At RSAC 2019 we’ll be making some key announcements that extend our strategy of putting “Security Above Everything.”

Interview: Jonathan Goldberger, VP Global Security, Unisys

On Mar 5, 2019
@InfosecurityMag shared
Interview: Jonathan Goldberger, VP Global Security, Unisys https://t.co/B9sJl8jwnZ
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Communicating cybersecurity in the enterprise, the evolving role of the CISO and whether boards need to be more 'cyber-savvy'

On Mar 5, 2019
@InfosecurityMag shared
Interview: Jonathan Goldberger, VP Global Security, Unisys https://t.co/B9sJl8jwnZ
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Interview: Jonathan Goldberger, VP Global Security, Unisys

Communicating cybersecurity in the enterprise, the evolving role of the CISO and whether boards need to be more 'cyber-savvy'

Massive Database Leak Gives Us a Window into China’s Digital Surveillance State

On Mar 3, 2019
@georgevhulme shared
Massive Database Leak Gives Us a Window into China’s Digital Surveillance State https://t.co/ExxdoYzjNc via @eff #eff #china
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Earlier this month, security researcher Victor Gevers found and disclosed an exposed database live-tracking the locations of about 2.6 million residents of Xinjiang, China, offering a window into what a digital surveillance state looks like in the 21st century.Xinjiang is China’s largest ...

www.eff.org
On Mar 3, 2019
@georgevhulme shared
Massive Database Leak Gives Us a Window into China’s Digital Surveillance State https://t.co/ExxdoYzjNc via @eff #eff #china
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Massive Database Leak Gives Us a Window into China’s Digital Surveillance State

Earlier this month, security researcher Victor Gevers found and disclosed an exposed database live-tracking the locations of about 2.6 million residents of Xinjiang, China, offering a ...

To set your AI strategy, follow the money

On Mar 2, 2019
@georgevhulme shared
RT @DigiruptIO: "By looking at where VCs are investing, you can scout out where startups are developing solutions for your business problems," says @cbcurran https://t.co/AI9Jb2kkxW #AI #artificialintelligence #machinelearning
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Artificial intelligence is viewed as one of the biggest disruptors around. In fact, in our 2019 survey of business leaders, 62% of CEOs predicted AI would have a bigger impact on the world than the internet.

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On Mar 2, 2019
@georgevhulme shared
RT @DigiruptIO: "By looking at where VCs are investing, you can scout out where startups are developing solutions for your business problems," says @cbcurran https://t.co/AI9Jb2kkxW #AI #artificialintelligence #machinelearning
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To set your AI strategy, follow the money

Artificial intelligence is viewed as one of the biggest disruptors around. In fact, in our 2019 survey of business leaders, 62% of CEOs predicted AI would have a bigger impact on the world ...

Addresses Risks Associated with Digital Transformation

On Mar 5, 2019
@RSAsecurity shared
NEW from RSA: Enhancements to RSA's integrated risk management platform, including a partnership with @riskrecon, gives organizations better ability to identify, analyze and address new digital risks. Learn more: https://t.co/eBo5uVJAhc #RSAC #RSAC19 https://t.co/qpOB4mMx02
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Due to the connected nature of the modern enterprise, these digital risks challenge the status quo for risk and cybersecurity teams, third-party engagements, business continuity, data privacy, and others. Today’s announcement is another step towards helping our customers holistically ...

www.rsa.com
On Mar 5, 2019
@RSAsecurity shared
NEW from RSA: Enhancements to RSA's integrated risk management platform, including a partnership with @riskrecon, gives organizations better ability to identify, analyze and address new digital risks. Learn more: https://t.co/eBo5uVJAhc #RSAC #RSAC19 https://t.co/qpOB4mMx02
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Addresses Risks Associated with Digital Transformation

Due to the connected nature of the modern enterprise, these digital risks challenge the status quo for risk and cybersecurity teams, third-party engagements, business continuity, data ...

Artificial Intelligence: The Terminator of Malware

On Mar 5, 2019
@DarkReading shared
Artificial Intelligence: The Terminator of Malware https://t.co/WnniqmsfYr by @chris_rouland #AI #biometric #password #hack
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Is it possible that the combination of AI, facial recognition, and the coalescence of global mass-hack data could lead us toward a Skynet-like future?

www.darkreading.com
On Mar 5, 2019
@DarkReading shared
Artificial Intelligence: The Terminator of Malware https://t.co/WnniqmsfYr by @chris_rouland #AI #biometric #password #hack
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Artificial Intelligence: The Terminator of Malware

Is it possible that the combination of AI, facial recognition, and the coalescence of global mass-hack data could lead us toward a Skynet-like future?

5 Key Takeaways From 12 Months in Cyber Security

On Mar 1, 2019
@symantec shared
RT @threatintel: 5 Key Takeaways From 12 Months in Cyber Security https://t.co/9eBlBQlBWj #ISTR24 #cryptojacking #CyberSecurity https://t.co/hxw6P6TKVB
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Check out some of the key findings from Symantec’s recently-released Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR).

medium.com
On Mar 1, 2019
@symantec shared
RT @threatintel: 5 Key Takeaways From 12 Months in Cyber Security https://t.co/9eBlBQlBWj #ISTR24 #cryptojacking #CyberSecurity https://t.co/hxw6P6TKVB
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5 Key Takeaways From 12 Months in Cyber Security

Check out some of the key findings from Symantec’s recently-released Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR).

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