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Mission Possible: Corporate-Class Security for Home Networks

“The average zero-day attack lasts 10 months before detection.”
2014—University of Maryland

“Zero-day vulnerabilities are available for purchase on widely accessible sites and highly vetted marketplaces.”

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Open SNMP Service Used for an Attack

At NetFort we keep talking about having a unified network visibility for both security and operations. The rationale for us is pretty simple; our already stressed customers have a reference point, a single pane of glass to monitor and troubleshoot any suspicious activity. 429 more words

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Two Strikes: Endpoint Anti-Malware Doesn’t See All the Pitches

With the NBA Finals completed (congratulations to the near-Silicon-Valley Warriors) sports attention here in the United States turns firmly to baseball. At the risk of stating the obvious, baseball literally begins with the pitch. 1,085 more words


Americans Uneasy with Giving up Privacy but Resigned to It

Research paper debunks marketers’ theory that Americans are willing to trade their personal data for discounts and/or free services. They have, however, resigned to having little control over their personal data. 434 more words


A Morphing Attack Surface: In Through the Out Door

2015 has been a record-setting year for security breaches, and these have been the kind of records that we DO NOT want to see broken. The Anthem breach kicked off a flurry of articles on this blog starting with… 956 more words


RSA Conference: Advanced Persistent Marketing

I attended the RSA Conference in San Francisco last week. I would have posted this article earlier, but it took some time to decrypt my copious notes. 1,740 more words



Cyberespionage groups Naikon and Hellsing have infected the Philippines, along with countries in Southeast Asia, South Asia and the United States, according to Kaspersky Lab. 529 more words