It looks like the hackers are wrapping up their planning session. After looking for vulnerabilities and exploits in cryptocurrency, wireless communications, cyber insurance, IoT and multi-factor authentication, they’re making one last ditch effort to catapult society into total political chaos by hacking election machines. Given the research that emerged at DefCon 2017 surrounding vulnerabilities in […]

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Credential leaks seem like they are a “dime a dozen” these days, but this one is significant. A security organization, 4iQ, found a now publicly accessible and searchable database with 1.4 billion leaked user credentials on the Dark Web this week. Though it appears this database aggregates many old breaches, it also contains a significant […]

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Today, we’re pleased to announce the release of WatchGuard’s Internet Security Report for Q3 2017! Every quarter, WatchGuard’s Threat Lab looks forward to diving into Firebox Feed data from tens of thousands of live Firebox appliances across the globe to produce a report on the latest security threats cyber criminals are using against small to […]

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After formulating a sinister plan to hack IoT device and create a monster botnet, the hackers are moving on with plans to capitalize on a security weakness within SMBs. Multi-factor authentication, which has traditionally been too complex and expensive for smaller businesses, could provide the loophole they’re looking for. If they can act fast, and […]

Read More – 2018 Security Predictions – The Rise of Inexpensive Multi-factor Authentication for SMBs





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