Zoho's comprehensive endpoint-management platform suffers from an authentication-bypass bug (CVE-2021-44757) that could lead to remote code execution. [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source ThreatPost
By Joe Doria, CMO Mainframe Software, Broadcom Software The pandemic. Yes, it changed us forever. It changed business for sure — think of remote employees, “take out” in the food industry, and how we work with colleagues and customers. Dramatic change unlike anything we’ve seen in a lifetime. Through it, the [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source CIO
Providing public Wi-Fi is a great service to offer your customers as it becomes more and more standard in today's society. I like the fact that I do not have to worry about accessing the Internet while I am away, or spending a lot of money on an international connection, [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source The Hacker News
Cybersecurity researchers have disclosed details of a now-patched bug in Box's multi-factor authentication (MFA) mechanism that could be abused to completely sidestep SMS-based login verification. "Using this technique, an attacker could use stolen credentials to compromise an organization's Box account and exfiltrate sensitive data without access to the victim's phone," Varonis [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source The Hacker News
Companies must take more ‘innovative and proactive’ approaches to security in 2022 to combat threats that emerged last year, researchers said. [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source ThreatPost
VPNLab.net, a VPN provider that was used by malicious actors to deploy ransomware and facilitate other cybercrimes, was taken offline following a coordinated law enforcement operation. Europol said it took action against the misuse of the VPN service by grounding 15 of its servers on January 17 and rendering it inoperable as part [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source The Hacker News
This fall, even as the Omicron variant gained steam, we largely pretended it wasn’t that bad. We were wrong.But that’s not what I’m here to talk about. I want to focus on what you’re going to do when you literally can’t keep your doors open because all your employees are [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source Computer World
Android 12 is truly a tale of two different Android updates — at least, from a practical perspective.On the one hand, if you own a Pixel phone, Google's latest and greatest software is easily the most significant Android release since 2014's Android 5.0 Lollipop era. Android 12 introduces a whole [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source Computer World
Researchers have disclosed a security shortcoming affecting three different WordPress plugins that impact over 84,000 websites and could be abused by a malicious actor to take over vulnerable sites. "This flaw made it possible for an attacker to update arbitrary site options on a vulnerable site, provided they could trick a [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source The Hacker News
January is a natural time to press pause and establish the priorities that you and your team will need to focus on during the coming year. Separating high-priority issues from all the other things that clutter an IT leader’s already busy schedule requires time, insight, and a healthy dose of [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source CIO
Serendipity in IT can be a great force multiplier. Just ask growing fabric-maker Camira Fabrics, which discovered the power of APIs when seeking to cut customer costs by bringing EDI in house. Each year, Camira Fabrics produces around 8 million meters of fabric for use in contract furnishings and public transport [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source CIO
We analyze the ransomware White Rabbit and bring into focus the familiar evasion tactics employed by this newcomer. [...]
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
Source Trend Micro
Most technologists understand that end-to-end encryption in messaging keeps people safe and empowers commerce. But the UK government is launching a publicity blitz to have that layer of protection removed.The decision will affect every nation the UK does business with, including those that still value the right to privacy and [...]
Mon, Jan 17, 2022
Source Computer World
Do you feel more secure? Is your computing experience more trustworthy these days?Seriously — you’re reading this article on a computer or phone, connecting to this site on an internet shared with your Grandma as well as Russian hackers, North Korean attackers, and lots of teenagers  looking at TikTok videos. [...]
Mon, Jan 17, 2022
Source Computer World
It’s a C-suite pairing some might not think of as being necessarily strategic: the CIO and CMO. IT leaders are often linked to finance, operations, and other senior executives. But with marketing technology carving out its own important role in the enterprise, this particular corporate relationship can have significant benefits [...]
Mon, Jan 17, 2022
Source CIO