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Security Advisory 3010060 released

Today, we released Security Advisory 3010060 to provide additional protections regarding limited, targeted attacks directed at Microsoft Windows customers. A cyberattacker could cause remote code execution if someone is tricked into opening a maliciously-crafted PowerPoint document that contains an infected Object Linking and Embedding (OLE) file. 195 more words

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White Hat Hackers Fight For Legal Reform

Security researchers petition to update digital intellectual property and copyright protection laws that limit their work in finding and revealing security bugs.

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Diet for your DNA: Novel nutrition plan sparks debate around data protection - Medical Xpress

Diet for your DNA: Novel nutrition plan sparks debate around data protection
Medical Xpress
Personalised diet plans will not be widely accepted by the public until regulations are in place to protect information about our DNA, new research has shown. 26 more words

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Data protection obligations on banks into force in Italy - JD Supra (press release)

Data protection obligations on banks into force in Italy
JD Supra (press release)
The Italian Data Protection Authority issued regulations introducing new relevant data protection obligations for banks in the processing of customers’ personal data by their employees aimed at monitoring the transfer of personal data by banks and at … 28 more words

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CloudMask Calls for a Better Approach to Private Data Protection at Sector 2014 - Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)

CloudMask Calls for a Better Approach to Private Data Protection at Sector 2014
Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ – CloudMask, an innovative Cloud Data Security Provider, is attending this week’s Sector 2014 Conference and calling on government and regulators to be more explicit in their policy and legislation with respect to data … 11 more words

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D.C.’s Complicated View of Cyberwar, Regulation, Liability

Former NSA general counsel Stewart Baker shared his insight on Washington’s perceptions of cyberwar during his keynote address at the Cybersecurity Summit in Minneapolis.

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