Security

Ghacks Deals: The Foundational Cisco CCNA Security Bundle (96% off)

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/12/ghacks-deals-the-foundational-cisco-ccna-security-bundle-96-off/

2 days ago

The Foundational Cisco CCNA Security Bundle includes three courses that prepare you for Cisco's CCNA certificate exam. It features 53 hours of training for the following certification exams: Course 1: Cisco 100-105: […]

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Google Chrome 79 Stable released with security improvements

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/11/google-chrome-79-stable-released-with-security-improvements/

3 days ago

Google released a new stable version of the company's Chrome web browser on December 10, 2019. Google Chrome 79 is currently being rolled out globally. Chrome users may run a manual update […]

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Windows 7: Microsoft Security Essentials support ends on January 14, 2020

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/11/windows-7-microsoft-security-essentials-support-ends-on-january-14-2020/

3 days ago

Windows 7 Home users who protect their systems with the security software Microsoft Security Essentials will soon have to find a different product to protect their devices as Microsoft won't support the […]

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Microsoft Windows Security Updates December 2019 overview

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/10/microsoft-windows-security-updates-december-2019-overview/

4 days ago

Welcome to the overview of the last Patch Tuesday of 2019. Microsoft released security and non-security updates for all supported products on December 11, 2019. Our monthly series provides system administrators and […]

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Managing the Linux kernel at AWS: 'A large team of security experts' dealing with fallout from Spectre, Meltdown flaws

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/10/linux_kernel_aws/

4 days ago

OS director on staying safe and advantages of Amazon's Nitro hypervisor

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Homeland Security backs off on scanning US citizens, Amazon ups AI ante, and more

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/09/ai_roundup_061219/

5 days ago

Roundup And why China might not be as big as first thought in AI spending

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Someone found a way to bypass Windows 7 Extended Security Updates checks

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/07/someone-found-a-way-to-bypass-windows-7-extended-security-updates-checks/

7 days ago

Someone discovered a way to enable Extended Security Updates on all machines running Microsoft's Windows 7 operating system. Support for Microsoft's Windows 7 operating system ends after the January 2020 Patch Tuesday. […]

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AWS CEO Jassy: Trump's ‘Political Influence’ Over JEDI Cloud Threatens National Security

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-ceo-jassy-trump-s-political-influence-over-jedi-cloud-threatens-national-security

a week ago

by Joseph Tsidulko I think it's really risky for the country and for democracy, Jassy told reporters, if the decision for a platform to host military apps is not made objectively. AWS got a lot of information about the evaluation, he added, without getting into specific evidence of a corrupted process.

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Atlassian scrambles to fix zero-day security hole accidentally disclosed on Twitter

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/05/atlassian_zero_day_bug/

a week ago

Updated Exposed private cert key may also be an issue for IBM Aspera

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EU gets a bit STRESSED out about 5G: With great economic benefits come great security risks

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/04/council_of_eu_5g_risks/

a week ago

Yes, in all-caps

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Ghacks Deals: Zero to Hero Cyber Security Hacker Bundle (91% off)

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/03/ghacks-deals-zero-to-hero-cyber-security-hacker-bundle-91-off/

2 weeks ago

Zero to Hero Cyber Security Hacker Bundle is a big eLearning bundle that includes basic, intermediate and advanced hacking courses. The bundle is available for a special discount currently. It is available […]

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Amazon Detective to investigate security issues within workloads

https://www.zdnet.com/article/amazon-detective-to-investigate-security-issues-within-workloads/

2 weeks ago

Also announced under the security banner is AWS IAM Access Analyze and AWS Nitro Enclaves.

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Challenge yourself and level up your IT security skills at this SANS London training event

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/sans_london_training_event/

2 weeks ago

Promo Arm yourself with the latest cybersecurity know-how

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Judge to interview Assange over claims Spanish security firm snooped on him during Ecuador embassy stint

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/spain_to_interview_assange_on_spy_claims/

2 weeks ago

Video link request from September finally granted

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The Windows 7 Extended Security Update program is now available

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/02/the-windows-7-extended-security-update-program-is-now-available/

2 weeks ago

Microsoft will end support for the company's Windows 7 operating system on January 14, 2020, the same day that security updates are made available for the last time for the operating system. […]

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Predictions 2020: Cloud computing sees new alliances and new security concerns

https://www.zdnet.com/article/predictions-2020-cloud-computing-sees-new-alliances-and-new-security-concerns/

3 weeks ago

In 2020, the cloud computing market will sees interesting new alliances and face new security concerns. Read Forrester's 2020 cloud predictions to find out more.

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RDP loves company: Kaspersky finds 37 security holes in VNC remote desktop software

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/23/kaspersky_vnc_bugs/

3 weeks ago

BlueKeep isn't the only bug in town, plenty to go round

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Google Cloud Trumpets New Security Capabilities At Next ’19 UK

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/google-cloud-trumpets-new-security-capabilities-at-next-19-uk

3 weeks ago

by Donna Goodison 'Our cloud is designed to fully empower European organizations strict data security and privacy requirements and preferences,' says Chris Ciauri, vice president for Google Cloud in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. 'Where data resides, who has access to customers data, and protections for the privacy and security of customers data is central to our offering.'

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Microsoft joins Google and Mozilla in adopting DNS over HTTPS data security protocol

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/19/microsoft_joins_doh/

4 weeks ago

Some concerned it hands too much power to too few

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You're about to gouda major change in Microsoft cloud security after Redmond agrees to go Dutch on data

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/microsoft_gdpr_moj_deal/

4 weeks ago

Will take the GDPR hit for all cloud biz so you don't have to

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