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#eWEEKchat July 11: New Trends in New-Gen Security

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Yes, indeed, we're talking enterprise security once again. There's never a dull moment in this sector; Check Point will release its mid-year 2018 report July 12, and it will discuss cryptominers and crypto-related threats (among others). Join us for the July 11 #eWEEKchat.
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#eWEEKchat July 11: New Trends in New-Gen Security

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Yes, indeed, we're talking enterprise security once again. There's never a dull moment in this sector; Check Point will release its mid-year 2018 report July 12, and it will discuss cryptominers and crypto-related threats (among others). Join us for the July 11 #eWEEKchat.
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ZDI Reports Rise in Security Vulnerability Disclosures

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Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative has already published 600 security advisories in 2018, paying out $1 million in awards to researchers.
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Timehop Reports Data Breach Impacting 21 Million Users

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NEWS ANALYSIS: An administrative account at Timehop was breached back in December 2017, but attackers didn't decide to start removing data until July 4.
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Facial Recognition Shows Promise as Next Step in Corporate Security

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NEWS ANALYSIS: The ability for a computer to recognize a human’s face is becoming common, but in one recent situation it showed it was good enough to identify a murder suspect whose identity couldn’t be readily discovered.
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WordPress 4.9.7 Update Fixes Pair of Security Vulnerabilities

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Millions of WordPress sites around the world were at risk from a pair of related file deletion vulnerabilities that potentially could have enabled an attacker to delete arbitrary files.
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Digital Guardian: Product Overview and Insight

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Digital Guardian’s DLP technology now extends into a broader awareness of threats, combined with the forensic artifact collection required to fully assess the risk to customers’ sensitive data.
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Hackers Celebrate Fourth of July With Geodo Botnet Spam

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Cofense warns that the Geodo botnet was busy ahead of the July 4 holiday, sending out Independence Day-themed messages in an attempt to trick users into clicking on a malicious link.
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Trend Micro CSO Warns of the Risks of Digital Extortion VIDEO

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VIDEO: Ed Cabrera, chief cybersecurity officer at Trend Micro, discusses the challenges of digital extortion attacks, including ransomware and business email compromise.
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Enveil Advances Encryption With ZeroReveal Compute Fabric

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Homomorphic encryption technology originally developed at the National Security Agency is now ready for distributed enterprise use cases.
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CipherTrace Launches Crypto-Currency Anti-Money Laundering Service

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Using advanced analytic techniques and multiple data sources, CipherTrace aims to help financial services organizations detect and limit crypto-currency money laundering.
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How User Permissions Enable Developers to Read Your Company’s Email

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UPDATED - NEWS ANALYSIS: An article in the Wall Street Journal revealed that Google provides access to email as a way for developers to create apps that use Gmail.
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Five Ways Digital Assistants Pose Security Threats in Home, Office

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Voice-activated digital assistants in the home—Echo, Cortana, Alexa and Siri—open up a host of new types of vulnerabilities, from issuing commands that aren’t audible to humans to exploiting the accessibility settings activated by digital assistants .

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