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1 day ago WordPress could treat Google FloC as a security issue

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An idea is being floated to backport FLoC blocking code to existing WordPress users.

21 hours ago PlexTrac Raises $10 Million for Its Purple Teaming Platform

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PlexTrac, a company that provides information security management solutions for security teams, last week announced closing a $10 million Series A funding round led by Noro-Moseley Partners and Madrona Venture Group, with participation from StageDotO Ventures.

17 hours ago How to Prevent Wire Transfer Fraud

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Experts Offer Risk Mitigation InsightsHow is wire transfer fraud evolving, and how can the risk be mitigated? Three experts provide insights in this panel discussion.

16 hours ago Concerns grow over digital threats faced from former employees

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Security experts said the recent upheaval in the job market makes it imperative to bolster separation protocols further.

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2 hours ago Commissioner content transparency measures are enough to deter data-sharing Act breaches

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Australia's pending data-sharing Act will require Commonwealth entities to be satisfied with a proposal before sharing data and the reason for obtaining that data will need to be made public.

5 hours ago Supreme Court Asked to Give Access to Secretive Court's Work

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Civil liberties groups are asking the Supreme Court to give the public access to opinions of the secretive court that reviews bulk email collection, warrantless internet searches and other government surveillance programs.

5 hours ago Firefox 88 clamps down on window.name abuses by trackers

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Data stored in property was previously allowed to persist across different sites, but that is changing.

5 hours ago UK cites national security concerns to look into Nvidia purchase of Arm

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Westminster decides national security is reason enough for looking into the ownership of UK-housed chip designer shifting from Japan to the United States.

9 hours ago White House 'Stands Down' SolarWinds, Exchange Response Groups

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Unified Coordination Groups Were Created to Respond to Cybersecurity IncidentsThe White House announced Monday that it is "standing down" two Unified Coordination Groups that were created to coordinate the federal response to the SolarWinds supply chain attack and attacks on vulnerable on-premises Microsoft Exchange email servers.

9 hours ago Payment Card Theft Ring Tech Leader Gets 10-Year Sentence

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Fedir Hladyr of Ukraine Admitted to Working as System Admin for FIN7A Ukrainian national who admitted to working as a system administrator and IT manager for the notorious FIN7 cybercriminal gang, which has been involved in the theft of millions of payment cards, has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison.

10 hours ago Russian Security Vendor Positive Technologies Dropped From MAPP Member List

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Following sanctions announced by the U.S. Department of the Treasury last week, Russian cyber-security firm Positive Technologies says the  accusations are groundless.

10 hours ago Russian Security Vendor Positive Technologies Responds to U.S. Sanctions

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Following sanctions announced by the U.S. Department of the Treasury last week, Russian cyber-security firm Positive Technologies says the  accusations are groundless.

10 hours ago After Virginia passes new privacy law, states race to catch up to CCPA and GDPR

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Using Washington State's proposed law as a guide, New York, Texas and many other states are inching their way toward a data privacy law.