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SecurityProNews Newsletter Archives 2014

What's the Real Story with The Heartbleed Security Hole?
The Heartbleed bug (known as CVE-2014-0160) is a very serious bug in the openSSL library, which is the security library used to secure communications between computers for many different reasons - examples of openSSL usage include SSL certificates used one webservers (the padlock which indicates an encrypted connection), TLS communications between servers and email collected or sent over secured connections using 'secure protocols'.

Date: 2014-04-17


Edward Snowden Calls For Better Online Security Measures
In a rare public appearance, fugitive and National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden addressed the audience of the SXSW conference regarding Internet privacy and surveillance.

Date: 2014-03-20


Get Real-time Network Visibility and IT Security
Mitigate sophisticated cyber-attacks, monitor user activities, thwart data breaches and correlate events in real-time by utilizing the powerful SIEM capabilities.

Date: 2014-03-04


Beware of Apple ID Confirmation Phishing Email Attacks!
Most of the email I receive asking me to validate and verify my account details with an online site are clearly either legit or a lame attempt at a phishing attack, an attempt to trick me into revealing private information.

Date: 2014-02-27


Mobile Hardware Security Estimated To Earn $1 Billion This Year
As the world becomes more connected, the inherent security flaws in our global network have been highlighted by security professionals, criminals, and national governments alike. With software security still struggling to stay ahead of hackers and government mandates, more and more businesses are turning to hardware-level security.

Date: 2014-01-30


Get Real-time Network Visibility and IT Security
Mitigate sophisticated cyber-attacks, monitor user activities, thwart data breaches and correlate events in real-time by utilizing the powerful SIEM capabilities.

Date: 2014-01-28


Confirmed: Yahoo Ads Were Spreading Malware To Users
Yahoo confirmed that it was running advertisements that were spreading malware on some of its sites. While this is apparently in the past now, the company acknowledged and confirmed reports that this took place on Friday.

Date: 2014-01-09


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