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OPenSSL patch introduced flaw, critical fix advised

OPenSSL patch introduced flaw, critical fix advised

Critical bug in patch means OPenSSL security fix needs fixing.

Video: Surveying the threat landscape at the SC Roundtable

Video: Surveying the threat landscape at the SC Roundtable

The most recent SC Roundtable, looking at the cyber threat landscape, drew around 20 delegates from the information security industry to a breakfast meeting at the Royal Exchange in London.

MoD goes Splunk to advance information as a 'force multiplier'

MoD goes Splunk to advance information as a 'force multiplier'

Operational intelligence firm Splunk describes 'full lifecycle' of attacks and advocates analytics-driven security

Features

Crafty downloads: they had you at 'free'

Crafty downloads: they had you at 'free'

Security researchers from Google have published the results of a year-long investigation into the practice of pay-per-install software bundling - and they aren't impressed.

ICYMI: UAE VPN ban; Malvertising; Voice recognition, US drops SMS; Bitcoins stolen

ICYMI: UAE VPN ban; Malvertising; Voice recognition, US drops SMS; Bitcoins stolen

The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at UAE's VPN ban; Hidden malvertising; Bank voice recognition; US drops SMS -2F; Bitcoins stolen.

AI in cyber-security - are we trying to run before we can crawl?

AI in cyber-security - are we trying to run before we can crawl?

Intelligent and automated systems are currently being touted as the next step in cyber-security to help combat the 'always-on' cyber-criminal, but are they right for us? And are we prepared for them?

Opinion

Time to upgrade data loss prevention to DLP 2.0

Time to upgrade data loss prevention to DLP 2.0

Rui Biscaia discusses how companies can overcome the weaknesses in data loss programmes to make them relevant and effective again.

Yahoo! and the mega breaches that keep on happening

Yahoo! and the mega breaches that keep on happening

James Henry looks at the Yahoo! Incident within the context of other mega breaches to look at the trends and where security is failing.

Apprenticeships vs university

Apprenticeships vs university

Lawrence Jones explains how apprenticeships can help to develop the next generation of technical engineers and innovators.