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Singapore and Cyber Attacks: Boards and CISOs are Not Aligned
Mon, 6th Mar 2023
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cybersecurity
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proofpoint
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cso / ciso
Alarmingly, only 62% of Singaporean board members believe that their organisation is prepared for a cyber attack.
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WordPress vulnerabilities more than doubled in 2021
Thu, 13th Jan 2022
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cybersecurity
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cios
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wordpress
WordPress vulnerabilities have more than doubled in 2021, with 77% of them being exploitable, according to Risk Based Security.
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Vulnerability disclosures back to expected rates despite COVID-19 disruption
Tue, 16th Feb 2021
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security vulnerabilities
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risk based security
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covid-19
Vulnerability disclosures are returning to normal levels, with 2020 on track to surpass 2019, according to a report by Risk Based Security.
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Gartner: Security leaders must balance risk, trust and opportunity
Wed, 23rd Sep 2020
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compliance
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gartner
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risk intelligence & compliance
Security and risk leaders must focus on balancing risk, trust and opportunity to help maintain the ability of their organisations to function.
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Almost four million Quidd users have credentials exposed
Wed, 15th Apr 2020
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cybersecurity
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cybersafety
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risk based security
Risk Based Security says the leaked data sets include email addresses, usernames, and bcrypt hashed passwords of 3,954,416 users.
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Puppet launches vulnerability remediation product
Thu, 22nd Aug 2019
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cybersecurity
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it automation
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security vulnerabilities
With vulnerabilities and security breaches on the rise, the latest Puppet product helps IT teams find, prioritise and remediate vulnerabilities.
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SecurityScorecard launches custom security ratings feature
Thu, 22nd Aug 2019
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cios
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securityscorecard
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risk based security
Custom Scorecard allows enterprise leaders to better isolate and focus on cybersecurity risk issues by business units and/or subsidiaries.
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OneSpan uses AI to tackle financial account fraud
Wed, 13th Feb 2019
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fintech
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ml
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compliance
Its new solution uses machine learning to protect online and mobile channels, as well as meet compliance requirements for transactional risk analysis.
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Over 2,300 data breaches disclosed so far in 2018 - report
Mon, 20th Aug 2018
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gdpr
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phishing
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email security
Phishing for and using the stolen credentials to access systems or services stands out as a particularly popular attack method.