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The Anti-Malware Testing Standards Organization (AMTSO) reaffirmed its support for independent product testing in the wake of disputes that surfaced at RSA Conference 2017 last week. Two security vendors – Cylance and CrowdStrike – took issue with the practices of independent testing organizations, and it became a major discussion point among RSA attendees. Sophos shares AMTSO's position, which was mapped out in a press release: Testing products in a fair and balanced way is very difficult. Product developers [...]
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Until more effort is made by vendors to integrate the internet in a safe way into the myriad of devices that surround us, we are going to hear more and more stories of security breaking down like this. The post It's too easy to steal a second-hand connected car appeared first on WeLiveSecurity [...]
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If you thought that the problem of tech support scams was disappearing, think again, says Josep Albors and David Harley. The post Support scams now reign in Spain appeared first on WeLiveSecurity [...]
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2016 saw interesting developments within the Android ransomware scene. Ransomware emerged as one of the most pressing cybersecurity issues on the mobile platform. The post Trends in Android ransomware appeared first on WeLiveSecurity [...]
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Here at RSA, an increasing amount of security purchases are made by those who got the task dumped in their laps, but who have little or no formal or practical training. The post RSA – day 3: Security for those who don't know what that means appeared first on WeLiveSecurity [...]
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