Russian Hackers Read Obama Emails: Report

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Emails to and from President Barack Obama were read by Russian hackers last year in a breach of the White House’s unclassified computer system, The New York Times said Saturday. Earlier this month, US officials admitted there was a cyber “event” late last year, but refused to confirm...
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RSA Conference 2015 Wraps Up

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And so it ends. This year’s RSA Conference has wrapped up. The event brought tens of thousands of people to the Moscone Center in San Francisco to network and listen to discussions on everything from the marketplace for zero-days to securing the Internet of Things. As always, many...
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Department of Defense Unveils New Cyber Strategy

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The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) on Thursday unveiled its latest cyber strategy, described as a way to guide the development of DoD’s cyber forces and strengthen its cyber defense and cyber deterrence posture. Speaking at Stanford University on Thursday, U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter discussed the...
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IRC Botnets Continue to Evolve: Zscaler

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Researchers at Zscaler have conducted an analysis of some of the most prevalent IRC-based botnets and determined that these types of threats remain effective as the features incorporated into them continue to improve. IRC botnets rely on IRC servers for command and control (C&C) communications. Their operators control...
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CipherCloud Cloud Offering Helps Organizations Tame Shadow IT

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CipherCloud announced on Tuesday at the RSA Conference in San Francisco the availability of Cloud Discovery Enterprise Edition, a solution designed to help organizations discover shadow applications throughout their corporate ecosystem. The Cloud Discovery Enterprise Edition offering enables companies to protect sensitive data, gain visibility into cloud usage,...
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Centrify Launches Cloud-based Privileged Identity Service

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San Francisco —RSA Conference 2015 – Centrify, a Santa Clara, California-based provider of Identity Management solutions, has launched a new cloud-based identity management solution designed to address the needs of hybrid IT environments of  on-premises and cloud-based systems. Announced today at the RSA Conference in San Francisco, the new...
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