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Facebook Data Sharing Probe

Facebook Admits It Left Hundreds of Millions of User Passwords Exposed

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Facebook inadvertently left hundreds of millions of usernames and passwords in clear text on its own internal servers. Apparently, the data was never leaked and the information was not abused.
Pwn2Own 2019

Pwn2Own Researchers Reveal Oracle, VMware, Apple Zero-Day Exploits

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The first day of the 2019 Pwn2Own hacking competition saw researchers awarded a total of $240,000 for demonstrating new zero-day exploits in Apple Safari, Oracle VirtualBox and VMware Workstation.
Recorded Future report

Key Trends From the Most Exploited Vulnerabilities

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eWEEK DATA POINTS: Microsoft-related issues represented the majority of the top 10 most exploited vulnerabilities in 2018, according to a new report from Recorded Future, but that's not the only key insight included in the report about the state of the threat landscape.
Portworx 2.1

Portworx Boosts Cloud-Native Data Security and Disaster Recovery

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Portworx Enterprise 2.1 adds new capabilities to its cloud-native Kubernetes data management platform, improving resilience and security.
Quantum.computing

Post-Quantum Cryptography Becoming Relevant in Pre-Quantum World

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TREND ANALYSIS: Now is the time for enterprises to start preparing for Quantum computing-powered security breaches. They will start happening.
Firefox 66

Mozilla Improves Web Browser Security in Firefox 66 Update

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Ahead of Pwn2Own, Mozilla released 21 security advisories for flaws that have now been fixed in the open-source web browser.
Barrcuda Spear Phishing

How Spear Phishing Email Is Becoming a Growing Threat

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eWEEK DATA POINTS: Targeted phishing emails, commonly referred to as spear phishing, are a real risk for most organizations, as attackers use different techniques to lure victims.
cyber-security

Microsoft Azure Sentinel Uses Data Analytics to Improve Security

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The new tool aims to help IT pros collect and evaluate security analytics more easily across corporate hybrid cloud infrastructure.
RSA President Rohit Ghai

Why Trust Is Key for Cyber-Security Risk Management VIDEO

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eWEEK VIDEO: Rohit Ghai, president of RSA Security, outlines the intersection of identity, risk and trust and how his firm is bringing them together to improve security outcomes.
Facebook privacy

The Decline and Fall of the Facebook Empire

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NEWS ANALYSIS: Last week was a very bad week for Facebook, and things are going to get much worse, which means you need to evaluate your use of the platform for your business.
Slack

New Slack Enterprise Key Management Has More Encryption Options

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An add-on to Slack’s Enterprise Grid provides customers with the ability to use their own encryption keys, giving them greater control and visibility to their data.
Tom Gillis VMware

VMware Launches Service-Defined Firewall for Intrinsic Security VIDEO

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eWEEK VIDEO: Tom Gillis, SVP and general manager at VMware, outlines why intrinsic security is the key to reducing risk.
IoT security

IoT Security Bills for US Government Will Also Affect Business IT

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NEWS ANALYSIS: New legislation, if adopted, would set purchasing requirements for government IoT devices, which in turn would affect the availability of secure IoT for industry.

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