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SilverTerrier raises the bar for BEC sttacks

SilverTerrier uses malware to drive BEC attacks

Unit 42, part of Palo Alto Networks, has been tracking the rise of Business Email Compromise attacks from Nigeria for several years. It has monitored the evolution of the old fashioned...
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NTT Security says UK manufacturing was top hacking target

NTT Security, the cyber security division of NTT has released its Global Threat Intelligence Report 2018 (registration required). There are a number of surprises in this report including the top targets...
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Rimini Street moves to add business value

Rimini Street has announced the addition of two new and one extended solution offerings to its portfolio of services. Historically the company has offered maintenance services around ERP solutions such as Oracle...
Webstresser goes offline in coordinated strike

Webstresser goes offline in coordinated strike

Operation PowerOFF has forced Webstresser, a cyber attack for hire site, offline. Webstresser is credited with being involved in over four million cyber attacks across the globe. Taking it offline is...
North Korea abandons Western social media

North Korea’s elite abandons Western social media

Cyber threat analysis from Recorded Future's Insikt Group shows how North Korea's ruling elite is changing its Internet behaviour. This is the third report from the Insikt Group looking at North Korea....
F-Secure creates undetectable hotel master keys

F-Secure creates undetectable hotel master keys 

Security researchers at Finnish security vendor F-Secure have discovered that they can make hotel master keys out of thin air. This is an attack that is not believed to have been...
Orangeworm attacks healthcare

Orangeworm attacks healthcare groups

Security vendor Symantec has identified a new attack group it has named Orangeworm. The group is actively targeting the healthcare sector in the US, Europe and Asia. Its attack aims to install...
Careem ride-hailing app admits data breach

Careem ride-hailing app admits being hacked

Dubai-based ride-hailing app Careem has been hacked. The company says that the account information of 14 million drivers and customers may have been affected. The company operates in 90 cities and...
Small merchants struggling with compliance and cyber security 

Small merchants struggling with compliance and cyber security

The latest survey from Sysnet Global Solutions claims that SMEs are struggling with PCI compliance and security. The survey was conducted across a number of acquiring organisations (e.g. banks), including five of...
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Business Leader interview with Wendell Brown – CEO at Averon

Wendell Brown is the founder and CEO of Averon. Averon is the developer of the world’s first fully automatic and ultra-secure mobile identity verification standard that works on both Wi-Fi and...

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Typing numbers that start with a Zero in Excel

How frustrating is it when you type a telephone number or any number that needs to start with a zero in Excel and the...
James Strachan talks Kubernetes, CI/CD and DevOps

James Strachan talks Kubernetes. CI/CD and DevOps

At the CNCF and KubeCon 18 conference Enterprise Times cornered James Strachan, Senior Architect at Cloudbees for a chat. We talked about the need...

Shyft commits to Bermuda, blockchain, KYC/AML and compliance

Shyft has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Government of Bermuda as part of the country’s vision to establish Bermuda as place...

Veridium collaborates with IBM Blockchain Platform on carbon credits

Veridium Labs (Veridium) will collaborate with IBM to transform the carbon credit market. Veridium will use IBM blockchain technology to make it easier for...
Cryptomining continues to dominate April's Most Wanted Malware

Patch it or suffer cryptomining attacks

Check Point Software has released its April's Most Wanted Malware blog. It sends a warning to IT admins that they need to do more...
KubeCon CloudNativeCon Europe 2018

Alexis Richardson talks about CNCF and where it is going

At the recent Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) and KubeCon conference in Copenhagen, Enterprise Times caught up with Alexis Richardson. In addition to being...
NCA outlines 2018 analysis of serious and organised crime threats 

NCA outlines 2018 analysis of serious and organised crime threats 

The National Crime Agency(NCA) has delivered its annual assessment of serious and organised (SOC) crime threats to the UK. This is the fifth time...
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Fredrick Westerdahl talks threat intelligence 

Enterprise Times flew into Gothenburg to visit the NTT Security, Security Operations Centre (SOC). While there we were able to catch up with Fredrik...
Cyber security professionals want more money

What are cyber security professionals worth? 

Exabeam has published its 2018 Cyber Security Professionals Salary and Job Report (registration required). While the survey pool was low at just 481 respondents,...
SilverTerrier raises the bar for BEC sttacks

SilverTerrier uses malware to drive BEC attacks

Unit 42, part of Palo Alto Networks, has been tracking the rise of Business Email Compromise attacks from Nigeria for several years. It has...
Emercoin delivers blockchain-based degree validation system

Emercoin delivers graduate certificate blockchain

Emercoin has announced it has built a pilot blockchain solution to verify graduate certificates. The goal is a fully verifiable system where graduates can...

Want to watch (yes, watch) ERC20 tokens cross a blockchain bridge?

POA Network (POA) has announced it will showcase the fast, seamless $1 million transfer in POA native tokens from POA Network to Ethereum network...
Kleros announces The Justice Protocol

Kleros gets Thomson Reuters incubator place

Blockchain dispute resolution solution Kleros has been accepted into the Thomson Reuters Incubator program. The announcement is a boost for Kleros who launched The...
Red Hat adds Kubnernetes Operator Framework

Red Hat adds Kubernetes Operators to OpenShift

Last week at KubeCon in Copenhagen, Brandon Philips, CTO, CoreOS announced the Operator Framework for Kubernetes. This week, Red Hat, who bought CoreOS earlier this...