SecurityProNews Newsletter Archives 2016
Hard Rock Finds Card Scraping Malware on its Payment System
The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas discovered a major breach of their credit card processing data with card scraping malware placed on its payment-card system. Cardholders who purchased anything at Hard Rock Las Vegas including restaurant and retail outlets between October 27, 2015 and March 21, 2016, could have been affected. The popular Las Vegas party resort popular with celebrities first noticed irregularities in May.
Splunk Enterprise Security Strategies Discussed At SplunkLive!
The SplunkLive! event was in Boston yesterday to help users, consultants and others learn how ... (per the event site) more than 11,000 enterprises, government agencies, universities and service providers in over 100 countries use Splunk® software to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce cost! Got that?
PornHub Offers $25,000 Hacking Bounty To Test Security
Popular video porn site PornHub is offering a minimum of $50 and up to a $25,000 bounty for major discoveries to test the security of its site. PornHub via security site Hackerone.com stated:
Microsoft Announces New Service – Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection
M icrosoft announced a new service called Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection, which it calls the next step in its efforts to protect enterprise customers.
More Security Added To Gmail
Google announced some changes to Gmail to keep users safe. For one, if you receive a message from or are about to send a message to a person whose email service doesn’t support TLS encryption, Gmail will display a broken lock icon in the message.
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