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2 days ago Critical Flaw Allows Unauthorized Access to Cisco Aironet APs

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Cisco on Wednesday informed customers that some of its Aironet access points (APs) are affected by a critical vulnerability that can be exploited by a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to devices.

2 days ago Open Cybersecurity Alliance: In Pursuit of Interoperability

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With 18 Vendors on Board, Experts Assess New Group's Chances for SuccessEighteen technology companies have formed the Open Cybersecurity Alliance to foster the development of open source tools to improve interoperability and data sharing between cybersecurity applications. But some observers say getting all players to agree on a common platform will be challenging.

2 days ago Robotic Process Automation: Security Essentials

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Robotic process automation aims to use machine learning to create bots that automate high-volume, repeatable tasks. But as organizations tap RPA, they must ensure they take steps to maintain data security, says Deloitte's Ashish Sharma.

2 days ago Cisco: These Wi-Fi access points are easily owned by remote hackers, so patch now

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Cisco is urging customers with Aironet Wi-Fi access points to address four separate security flaws.

2 days ago Cybersecurity warning: This sophisticated Russian hacking group is back in action again

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Researchers detail how Cozy Bear - the hacking group behind the DNC attacks - has been working under the radar in attacks against Foreign Ministries across Europe.

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1 day ago Massachusetts Governor Announces New Cybersecurity Program

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Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker has announced a new program to help municipalities bolster their cybersecurity.

The Republican governor addressed the third annual Massachusetts Cybersecurity Forum Thursday at the Statehouse. Baker and the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative convened the event to bring about 200 cybersecurity experts together.

1 day ago Microsoft: Don't install Windows 10 1809 October 15 update, it breaks Defender ATP

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Microsoft urges organizations to avoid installing KB4520062 because it could stall Defender antivirus services.

1 day ago Fresh Privacy Legislation Would Jail CEOs for Violations

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Senate Bill Would Give Consumers Control of How Their Personal Data Gets UsedNew legislation introduced by Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., would "bring meaningful punishments for companies that violate people's data privacy, including larger fines and potential jail time for CEOs," he says. But can Congress agree on a privacy law?

1 day ago How does £36m sound, mon CHERI? UK.gov pumps cash into Arm security research

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That's 'Capability Hardware Enhanced RISC Instructions'

University of Cambridge researchers have been tossed £36m from the UK government to support their work with Arm to strengthen security by improving memory protection.…

1 day ago What is a Zero Day Vulnerability?

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Find out what a Zero Day Vulnerability is and if there's anything you can do to protect yourself against them.

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