The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) has released new guidelines to assist organizations in securing Content Management Systems (CMS). The guidelines include good mitigation advice in areas of patching, account management, hardening and monitoring to name a few.
The National Security Agency (NSA) has released guidelines to help organizations mitigate cloud vulnerabilities. The NSA document includes four classes of vulnerabilities at most risk to threat actors.
Microsoft has introduced a new source code analyzer tool dubbed Microsoft Application Inspector. The tool is designed to "identify interesting features in source code" and can help enable developers understand software components your apps use.
On May 12, 2017, the now infamous WannaCry ransomware burst onto the worldwide scene. WannaCry infected over 200,000 systems and 150 countries in just 3 days.
The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) has released its OWASP API Security Top 10 2019. This is the first version of the API Top 10. OWASP will likely update the guidelines every three to fours years, similar to the other OWASP Top 10 series.
Security firm Verint analyzed the top 20 vulnerabilities to patch now that are under active attack and exploited by cyber attack groups worldwide. The report is aimed at assisting security teams in prioritizing and enhancing their organization's patch management efforts.
GitHub, one of the world’s leading software development platforms, has launched GitHub Security Lab with aim to secure open source software.
Cloud security experts from Palo Alto Networks have warned about three critical misconfigurations that are most common in most organizations and have contributed to the majority of cloud attacks.
A new security report highlights some of the risks organizations face when moving to the cloud and potential configuration vulnerabilities.
The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) released the OWASP Top 10 – 2017. The new standard includes the ten most critical web application security risks. This is the first update since the 2013 version.