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Tech support scammers leverage “evil cursor” technique to “lock” Chrome

Tech scammers are constantly coming up with new techniques to make users panic and seek their bogus services. The latest one, documented by Malwarebytes researchers, has been dubbed “evil cursor”. “Evil cursor” The trick works against a recent version of Google Chrome (69.0.3497.81) and prevents the victims from closing a tab or browser window by […]

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Hackers wage a new Cold War

The Cold War of the mid-twentieth century played out as a truly epic conflict. The U.S. and the Soviet Union mobilized spies across the globe, supported proxy armies from the jungles of Southeast Asia to Central America, and deployed vast nuclear arsenals capable of annihilating life as we know it. Many believe the US and […]

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New infosec products of the week​: September 14, 2018

Exabeam adds updated Case Management module to behavioral analytics product Exabeam Case Management is a module that provides a user interface designed for the workflows of security teams, and that adds intelligence to help analysts resolve incidents. Machine learning helps make the interface context aware, presenting users with fields, values, and data for different incident […]

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Secureworks launches cybersecurity maturity model based on an organization’s inherent risk

Secureworks released the Secureworks Security Maturity Model, a methodology that organizations of all sizes can use to evaluate their level of cybersecurity maturity relative to inherent risk. Secureworks is releasing the model in response to its research which shows that more than one-third of US organizations (37%) face security risks that exceed their overall security […]

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Arxan launches advanced protection for client-side web apps

Arxan announced the launch of Arxan for Web, the latest enhancement to its protection solution for client-side web apps. Enabling organizations to defend against server side (API) attacks and credential theft, Arxan for Web is easily deployed and provides a multi-layered defensive approach including: Passive protection – obfuscates code, making it harder for attackers to […]

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