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.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has recently published security guidelines for IoT devices. NIST hopes the new publication can help organizations better understand and manage the cybersecurity and privacy risks associated with IoT devices throughout the devices’ lifecycles.
A new security report highlights some of the risks organizations face when moving to the cloud and potential configuration vulnerabilities.
The Center for Internet Security (CIS) has released its new version 7.1 of the top 20 Critical Security Controls. The updated version includes new Implementation Groups designed to identify relevant CIS controls that are reasonable for an organization with a similar risk profile and available cybersecurity resources.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has releases its Security Publication (SP) 800-177 Revision 1, that include security guidelines and recommendations for achieving "trustworthy email".
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.