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Serial Swatter “SWAuTistic” Bragged He Hit 100 Schools, 10 Homes

The individual who allegedly made a fake emergency call to Kansas police last week that summoned them to shoot and kill an unarmed local man has claimed credit for raising dozens of these dangerous false alarms — calling in bogus hostage situations and bomb threats at roughly 100 schools and at least 10 residences. Tyler Raj […]

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Forever 21 Says PoS Systems Exposed Customer Data for 8 Months

Fashion retailer updates disclosure on 2017 attack, says hackers targeted point-of-sale terminals that used no encryption.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/forever-21-says-pos-systems-exposed-customer-data-for-8-months/

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Healthcare organizations and the cloud: Benefits, risks, and security best practices

Healthcare organizations are moving their business-critical applications and workloads to the cloud, and while there are many benefits (lower costs, added flexibility and greater scalability), there are also inherent risks that cannot be overlooked. Ensuring organizations’ sensitive data is being monitored and protected (24/7) is key and having analysts who clearly understand security in the […]

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Cybersecurity in 2018: Three predictions and one hope

Effective cybersecurity means keeping a close eye on the threats you currently face, and an even closer eye on the threats to come. As you consider your security strategy and investments for the coming year, here are three key trends that will define the threat landscape in 2018, and one hope for a more effective […]

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Security pros waste 10 hours a week due to inefficient systems

Process and software inefficiencies play a major role in slowing down an organization’s ability to detect and respond to cyber threats, according to LogRhythm. Over one-third of IT decision makers say their teams spend at least three hours a day on tasks that could be handled by better software. Additionally, the majority think the average […]

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