Friday, September 21, 2018
Hackers weaponise vulnerability in just 2 days

PowerPool exploits vulnerability in two days

If you think it takes time for hackers to exploit a vulnerability then think again. Hacking group PowerPool took just two days to weaponise a 0-day exploit in the Windows task...
Bitdefender continues aggressive growth

Bitdefender continues aggressive expansion

As Bitdefender continues to prepare for an IPO, it is focusing on acquisitions of people and companies as well as new partnerships. Last year the company received US$180 million from Vitruvian...
Ascertus deploys iManage Work for legal firm

Ascertus deploys document management for legal firm

Legal services provider Bude Nathan Iwanier LLP has chosen Ascertus to deploy iManage Work across its business. The solution will deliver a single email and document management solution to 31 employees....
Schneider Conext Combox

Schneider Electric ships infected USB drive

Schneider Electric has issued a security advisory to its customers. The warning covers all versions of its Conext Combox (sku 865-1058) and Conext Battery Monitor (sku 865 1080 01) products. It...
DASA competition

DASA launches Predictive Cyber Analytics competition

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) has launched a new competition looking for novel approaches to predictive cyber security. The competition runs until the 5th November 2018. There is £1 million...
Cyber Insurance

UK companies not dealing with cyber insurance

NTT Security has warned that 66% of UK businesses are not insured against information security breaches and data loss. The details emerged earlier this year in the company's Risk:Value report (registration required). What makes...
US DoJ indicts Hacker for WannaCry and Sony

Hacker behind WannaCry and Sony named

The US Department of Justice (DoJ) has indicted a 34 year-old North Korean hacker for his involvement in cyberattacks around the world. Park Jin Hyok is alleged to have been part of a...
Qufaro offers cyber skills apprenticeships

New apprenticeship scheme targets cyber skills

Bletchley Park Qufaro has teamed up with GK Apprenticeships (GKA) to develop new cyber skills apprenticeships. They are targeting mid to large enterprises who are looking to invest in their IT...
RansomWarrior decryption keys published

RansomWarrior decryption keys published

Keeping up with malware attacks can be exhausting. Every day new ones appear and in turn spawn a host of other attacks. Checkpoint researchers are offering some relief to those infected...
Craig Jones talks forensic cybersecurity

Craig Jones on the NCA and forensic cybersecurity

The recent Cyber Security Challenge Face to Face (F2F) competition was set by the National Crime Agency. The goal was to introduce contestants to a part of cybersecurity that is often overlooked;...

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CA Technologies is partnering with Swisscom in a strategic alliance to create an innovative 'Open Banking Hub' (OBH). With Swisscom being a leading Swiss...

Trustchain, a high performance block-less blockchain 3.0 protocol

COTI has launched the Trustchain protocol. This claims to provide an end-to-end solution for enterprises, merchants, developers of payment apps and stable coin issuers...
Engaging people with cyber security

Colin Lobely and Bryony Chinnery on changing cyber security perceptions

The Cyber Security Challenge Face2Face competitions are always interesting to attend. They give attendees a chance to showcase their capabilities and sponsors a chance...

NY AG’s VMI Report slates crypto-currency platforms/operations

New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood released its Virtual Markets Integrity (VMI) Report. This derives from an inquiry into the policies and practices...
Jenkins unleashes 5 new super powers

Jenkins unveils five super powers

Software developers love their super heroes but its time for a changing of the guard. Out go Batman, Superman, the X-Men and The Avengers....
SCYTHE gets $3 million investment into cyber attack simulation platform

Cyber attack simulation platform, SCYTHE, gets $3 million investment

A year after its launch, cyber attack simulation platform SCYTHE has secured a $3 million investment. The investment was led by Ron Gula of...
Jenkins World 2018

Sacha Labourey on cloud, Kubernetes and Jenkins

At the DevOps World and Jenkins World conference, Enterprise Times caught up with Sacha Labourey, CEO, CloudBees. As Jenkins has grown, CloudBees has found...

InstaSupply joins Sweetbridge blockchain network

Sweetbridge Alliance Network, a global organisation driving liquidity and transparency for global supply chain networks through blockchain technologies has added InstaSupply. The latter, known for...
Singtel adds new threat hunting capabilities to ASOCs

Singtel boosts managed security services in Asia Pacific

Singtel subsidiary Trustwave announces new and enhanced cyber threat hunting capabilities. This includes actionable threat intelligence for Singtel's Advanced Security Operation Centre (ASOC) in...
Mr Bitcoin heads home to Russia

Mr Bitcoin avoids US extradition and heads home to Russia

Alexander Vinnik, otherwise known as Mr Bitcoin for the amount of cryptocurrency he laundered, has avoided extradition to the US or France. The Court...
Jens Schumacher talks about incident response

Jens Schumacher talks incident response, cloud and code bases

At the Atlassian Summit in Barcelona, Jens Schumacher talked with Enterprise Times about the new announcements that the company had made. The big announcement...

Block Commodities launches Ugandan blockchain ecosystem pilot

Block Commodities (Block), a commodity trader operating in Africa, is partnering with Pure Grow Africa (Pure Grow), a supplier of high-quality agricultural produce based in...
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Salesforce goes greener but it cannot win every decision

Salesforce has continued its announcements during September around its Green agenda. Its most recent was to reinforce its strategic corporate commitments to ensure a...
Atlassian's journey to diversity and belonging

Aubrey Blanche on diversity and belonging

At the Atlassian Summit in Barcelona, Enterprise Times caught up with Aubrey Blanche to find out how the company's diversity programme had progressed in...