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Verifying data processing for privacy and GDPR

GDPR has been a topic of conversation in the security risk and management world since the regulatory action was proposed in 2012. Recent events have led to a greater interest in GDPR as a means to protect personal identity data, especially as the regulation will be put into effect on May 25. With the regulation […]

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Can Organisations Turn Back Time after a Cyber-Attack?

In the aftermath of a cyber breach, the costs of disruption, downtime and recovery can soon escalate. As we have seen from recent high profile attacks, these costs can have a serious impact on an organisation’s bottom line. Last year, in the wake of the notPetya attack, Maersk, Reckitt Benckiser and FedEx all had to […]

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High-level vulnerabilities discovered in 84% of Android shopping apps

More than 84% of the shopping apps have three or more high-level security vulnerabilities, according to a security assessment by Appknox and Seworks. A total of 274 vulnerabilities were detected among the top 50 Android mobile shopping apps, and all had security risks. The apps were tested across 34 different security testing categories. 94% of […]

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The AWS Bucket List for Security

With organizations having a seemingly insatiable appetitefor the agility, scalability and flexibility offered by the cloud, it’s little surprise that one of the market’s largest providers, Amazon’s AWS, continues to go from strength to strength. In its latest earnings report, AWS reported a 45% revenue growth during Q4 2017. However, AWS has also been in […]

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Researchers Say More Spectre-Related CPU Flaws On Horizon

Yet another speculative execution side channel flaw has been disclosed in processors – and security experts warn that more may be out there.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/researchers-say-more-spectre-related-cpu-flaws-on-horizon/

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