Hacking & Cybersecurity

Monthly report: November 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 132 influencers like RSA Conference and Cylance Inc., discussing hashtags such as #Cybersecurity , #infosec and #RSAC.
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8 cyber security professionals share their essential reads

On Apr 19, 2017
@threatintel shared
What should you be reading if you want to get into #infosec? 8 Symantec pros reveal their top reads https://t.co/RkzqZ2RYNs #WednesdayWisdom
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Ahead of World Book Day, 8 Symantec cyber security professionals share their recommendations for the essential books they turn to.

medium.com
On Apr 19, 2017
@threatintel shared
What should you be reading if you want to get into #infosec? 8 Symantec pros reveal their top reads https://t.co/RkzqZ2RYNs #WednesdayWisdom
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8 cyber security professionals share their essential reads

Ahead of World Book Day, 8 Symantec cyber security professionals share their recommendations for the essential books they turn to.

20 Cybersecurity Firms to Watch

On Nov 26, 2018
@FireEye shared
Check-out our direct listing here: https://t.co/GllFKttRZk https://t.co/NxVnHWpYWk
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A look at some of the more interesting investments, acquisitions, and strategic moves in the security sector over the past year.

www.darkreading.com
On Nov 26, 2018
@FireEye shared
Check-out our direct listing here: https://t.co/GllFKttRZk https://t.co/NxVnHWpYWk
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20 Cybersecurity Firms to Watch

A look at some of the more interesting investments, acquisitions, and strategic moves in the security sector over the past year.

What is Living off the Land?

On Oct 21, 2018
@symantec shared
Living off the land takes on a whole new meaning in the cyber landscape. Learn more about this cyber criminal activity and how to combat it. https://t.co/vbtmKg1k5G
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Living off the Land (LotL) has been a buzzword in cyber security for the last few years — but what does it mean?

medium.com
On Oct 21, 2018
@symantec shared
Living off the land takes on a whole new meaning in the cyber landscape. Learn more about this cyber criminal activity and how to combat it. https://t.co/vbtmKg1k5G
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What is Living off the Land?

Living off the Land (LotL) has been a buzzword in cyber security for the last few years — but what does it mean?

Wider breach awareness fosters more security conversations

On Nov 9, 2018
@whitehatsec shared
Wider breach awareness is fostering more security conversations. Check this out: https://t.co/BGMgHJxImT via @helpnetsecurity https://t.co/J4JthpZqED
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Focal Point Data Risk released the second annual Cyber Balance Sheet Report, a closely watched research study using in-depth surveys and interviews of

www.helpnetsecurity.com
On Nov 9, 2018
@whitehatsec shared
Wider breach awareness is fostering more security conversations. Check this out: https://t.co/BGMgHJxImT via @helpnetsecurity https://t.co/J4JthpZqED
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Wider breach awareness fosters more security conversations

Focal Point Data Risk released the second annual Cyber Balance Sheet Report, a closely watched research study using in-depth surveys and interviews of

4 Tips on How to Give Safely Online

On Nov 26, 2018
@symantec shared
RT @TechSoup: End-of-year #fundraising is upon us, which means it is more essential than ever for #nonprofits to understand how to give safely online. We've got 4 tips for you to do just that: https://t.co/Dp2i8xZUYV
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There are tons of scams out there. But they shouldn't prevent you from giving a gift to a cause you believe in. And with Giving Tuesday right around the corner, it's a great time to learn about some of these threats and the best practices for staying safe online.

blog.techsoup.org
On Nov 26, 2018
@symantec shared
RT @TechSoup: End-of-year #fundraising is upon us, which means it is more essential than ever for #nonprofits to understand how to give safely online. We've got 4 tips for you to do just that: https://t.co/Dp2i8xZUYV
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4 Tips on How to Give Safely Online

There are tons of scams out there. But they shouldn't prevent you from giving a gift to a cause you believe in. And with Giving Tuesday right around the corner, it's a great time to learn ...

Predictions 2019: The Internet Of Things

On Nov 29, 2018
@forrester shared
In 2018, Atlanta spent close to $17 million of taxpayer money to recover from a #ransomware attack. In 2019, expect to see more targeted attacks against smart cities. https://t.co/z2ZLkkByLt #ForrPredictions #IoT https://t.co/AHfHyQUexP
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We’ll see the emergence of an IoT “run” market to help manage, monitor, and operate the fragmented array of IoT devices, networks, and assets.

go.forrester.com
On Nov 29, 2018
@forrester shared
In 2018, Atlanta spent close to $17 million of taxpayer money to recover from a #ransomware attack. In 2019, expect to see more targeted attacks against smart cities. https://t.co/z2ZLkkByLt #ForrPredictions #IoT https://t.co/AHfHyQUexP
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Predictions 2019: The Internet Of Things

We’ll see the emergence of an IoT “run” market to help manage, monitor, and operate the fragmented array of IoT devices, networks, and assets.

Top Management – Roy Katmor

On Nov 15, 2018
@SCMagazine shared
Congratulations @RoyKatmor, Co-Founder & CEO at @enSiloSec, who was selected as Top Management for #RebootAwards! https://t.co/dmkU25qHci https://t.co/vrnb65xh09
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Category: Top Management Name: Roy Katmore Title: Co-founder and CEO Company: enSilo Known as a do-it-yourself master who enjoys fixing everything fro

www.scmagazine.com
On Nov 15, 2018
@SCMagazine shared
Congratulations @RoyKatmor, Co-Founder & CEO at @enSiloSec, who was selected as Top Management for #RebootAwards! https://t.co/dmkU25qHci https://t.co/vrnb65xh09
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Top Management – Roy Katmor

Category: Top Management Name: Roy Katmore Title: Co-founder and CEO Company: enSilo Known as a do-it-yourself master who enjoys fixing everything fro

Report: NIST to use IBM’s Watson AI system to score vulnerabilities

On Nov 12, 2018
@SCMagazine shared
Report: NIST to use IBM’s Watson AI system to score vulnerabilities https://t.co/SuiXqkD486
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NIST plans to replace its method of scoring publicly disclosed vulnerabilities with a new automated process leveraging IBM's Watson AI system.

www.scmagazine.com
On Nov 12, 2018
@SCMagazine shared
Report: NIST to use IBM’s Watson AI system to score vulnerabilities https://t.co/SuiXqkD486
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Report: NIST to use IBM’s Watson AI system to score vulnerabilities

NIST plans to replace its method of scoring publicly disclosed vulnerabilities with a new automated process leveraging IBM's Watson AI system.

Top Influencers

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#RSAC: Helping you stay ahead of an ever-changing #security landscape.

Follow 43.1k Followers

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Prevent #cyberattacks with #ArtificialIntelligence. Need support? Contact @CylanceSupport.

Follow 8.9k Followers

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WhiteHat Security helps prevent website attacks by providing the most complete Web security solution for companies of any size.

Follow 35.1k Followers

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Helping companies, governments, and individuals secure their most important data wherever it lives. Need support? Contact @SymantecHelp

Follow 160.4k Followers

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SANS is the most trusted and by far the largest source for computer security, IT and information security training, certification and research in the world.

Follow 89.9k Followers

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Capitol Hill, Silicon Valley and beyond. News, analysis and commentary from cybersecurity’s cutting edge. A @ScoopNewsGroup property.

Follow 938.0 Followers

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Symantec Security Response brings you the latest threat intelligence from the IT security world.

Follow 67.5k Followers

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News and information on IT security, helping information security pros manage the balance between data protection and user access.

Follow 148.0k Followers

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The official Twitter feed for all things IT security. Like us on http://t.co/FjXz6RfGEC

Follow 95.7k Followers

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Kaspersky Lab is the world’s largest privately held vendor of Internet security solutions for businesses and consumers.

Follow 274.3k Followers

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Aggregating high-quality CTIN member sources with real-time posting on threats | ISAOs | CTI-TC | OSINT | Analytics | ThreatIntel | CyberSecurity | Malware

Follow 1.0k Followers

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Rapid7 is engineering better security to help companies reduce risk of breach, detect and respond to attacks, and build effective cybersecurity programs.

Follow 68.1k Followers

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FireEye offers a single platform that blends innovative security technologies, nation-state grade #threatintel, and world-renowned @Mandiant consulting.

Follow 243.7k Followers

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Forrester works with business and technology leaders to develop customer-obsessed strategies that drive growth.

Follow 367.0k Followers

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Award-winning computer security expert, writer and public speaker. Fighting cybercrime since early 1990s. Co-host of @SmashinSecurity podcast

Follow 57.9k Followers

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The official tweets of McAfee Labs. McAfee is now part of @IntelSecurity.

Follow 75.4k Followers

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The Hacker News – Attracting over 10 million monthly readers, #THN is a leading & trusted news source for Hackers, Technologists & Nerds. #Hacking #Security

Follow 344.0k Followers

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WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.

Follow 8.4M Followers

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Cyber Defense Magazine - The Premier Source for IT Security and Compliance Information. http://t.co/JrLHX9E64N.

Follow 155.1k Followers

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The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) is a nonprofit that empowers people to use the Internet safely & securely. Co-founder of @STOPTHNKCONNECT campaign.

Follow 39.2k Followers