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U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)

Phishers go after business email credentials by impersonating U.S. DOL

Phishers are trying to harvest credentials for Office 365 or other business email accounts by impersonating the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), Inky‘s researchers have warned. The ploy? The DOL is ostensibly inviting companies to submit “proposals from qualified contractors for ongoing government projects”, and helpfully explaining the various steps of the process: By clicking on the “BID” button in the PDF, potential victims are taken to a fake DOL procurement portal that is an … More

Adaptive Shield SSPM

Product showcase: Adaptive Shield SaaS Security Posture Management

Whether it’s Office 365, Salesforce, Slack, GitHub or Zoom, all SaaS apps include a host of security features designed to protect the business and its data. The job of ensuring that these apps’ security settings are properly configured falls on the security team. The challenge lies within how burdensome this responsibility is: 1. Each app has tens or hundreds of security settings to configure. 2. In addition, there is a continuous need for updates to … More

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Week in review: 2022 cloud security trends, Microsoft fixes wormable RCE

Here’s an overview of some of last week’s most interesting news, articles and interviews: Phishers are targeting Office 365 users by exploiting Adobe Cloud Phishers are creating Adobe Creative Cloud accounts and using them to send phishing emails capable of thwarting traditional checks and some advanced threat protection solutions, Avanan security researcher Jeremy Fuchs warns. Microsoft fixes wormable RCE in Windows Server and Windows (CVE-2022-21907) The first Patch Tuesday of 2022 is upon us, and … More

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Phishers are targeting Office 365 users by exploiting Adobe Cloud

Phishers are creating Adobe Creative Cloud accounts and using them to send phishing emails capable of thwarting traditional checks and some advanced threat protection solutions, Avanan security researcher Jeremy Fuchs warns. This new wave of attacks started in December 2021, and they are exploiting the fact that Adobe’s apps are designed to foster collaboration by sharing documents. The attack The attack is simple, really: the phishers create/import and host on Adobe Cloud an official-looking PDF … More

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ReliaQuest opens office in India to expand its global footprint

ReliaQuest announced the opening of a new office location in Pune, Maharashtra, India. The office is the company’s first location in India. ReliaQuest plans to add more than 50 employees to its India team by the end of the year. This news comes on the heels of a momentous year for ReliaQuest, including reaching a more than $1B valuation with its latest round of funding, a new U.S. headquarters in Tampa, Florida, and the opening … More

Infosec products of the month: December 2021

Here’s a look at the most interesting products from the past month, featuring releases from Action1, AwareGO, BlackBerry, Box, Castellan Solutions, Cloudflare, Code42, Cossack Labs, F5 Networks, Immuta, IriusRisk, MetricStream, MobileSphere, Nerdio, NetQuest, Oxeye, Ping Identity, Pondurance, SentinelOne, Syxsense, Tenable, ThreatConnect, Tufin, Veriff, Verimatrix, and Zerto. Open source cloud native security analyzer Terrascan embeds security into native DevOps tooling Tenable enhanced Terrascan, an open source cloud native security analyzer that helps developers secure Infrastructure as … More

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When employees leave, is your data walking out the door?

In the second quarter of 2021, American workers began resigning from their jobs at a historic rate. The “Great Resignation”, as it’s since been dubbed, has seen the U.S. set monthly records for the number of workers leaving their jobs three times this year. In September alone, 4.4 million workers resigned from their jobs. The same trend is being seen in the U.K., where resignations are at their highest level in 20 years. For organizations … More

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Apptio collaborates with Microsoft to deliver insights and business management applications for IT

Apptio announced a collaboration with Microsoft to deploy Apptio’s financial decisioning platform on the Microsoft Cloud to help enterprises migrate and optimize workloads. “Cloud adoption, and the wide variety of services and consumption models present, have given enterprises the flexibility to keep pace with the demands of the digital economy. However, that flexibility can lead to surprises when the invoice arrives,” said Ralph Loura, SVP and CIO, Lumentum. “The collaboration between Microsoft and Apptio will … More

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Enterprise email encryption without friction? Yes, it’s possible

Secure communication enables more efficient communication and the secure exchange of digital documents. It can also be a fantastic customer service tool and – crucially – it allows organizations to comply with a perpetually changing landscape of industry- and region-specific data protection regulations. According to a recent Pulse and Echoworx survey, 90 percent of polled executives have gotten that memo and consider data and document security a priority to be addressed by allocating budget for … More

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Cloudflare joins Microsoft 365 Networking Partner Program to optimize user connectivity

Cloudflare announced it has joined the Microsoft 365 Networking Partner Program (NPP). Customers of Cloudflare’s Zero Trust platform, Cloudflare One, will now benefit from enhanced connectivity to Microsoft 365 services, enabling them to get faster performance and optimal user experience with Microsoft 365. “Network design is critical for organizations in any stage of their digital transformation. By deepening our partnership with Microsoft, we are enabling customers and users to achieve optimal connectivity to Microsoft 365 … More

New infosec products of the week: December 10, 2021

Here’s a look at the most interesting products from the past week, featuring releases from Action1, Cloudflare, Code42, F5 Networks, NetQuest, Oxeye, SentinelOne and Tenable. SentinelOne Singularity Mobile combats mobile malware and phishing attacks With Singularity Mobile, powered by Zimperium, the Singularity XDR platform now expands to deliver Mobile Threat Defense coverage to iOS, Android, and ChromeOS that is on-device, adaptive, and real-time, to thwart mobile malware and phishing attacks without cloud connection dependency. Oxeye … More

Microsoft

Microsoft vulnerabilities have grave implications for organizations of all sizes

Microsoft software products are a connective tissue of many organizations, from online documents (creating, sharing, storing), to email and calendaring, to the operating systems that enable business operations on the front and back ends, both in the cloud and on premises. Over 1 million companies worldwide and over 731,000 companies in the U.S. use Office 365, and though Microsoft offers no hard stats, some sources suggest there are over 90,000 Microsoft partners facilitating services and … More