IT News - Security

Enterprises have disclosed a number of significant data breaches in the first half of 2019. Here's a look at some of the biggest and most notable breaches so far this year

"This year has already seen a number of organizations disclose significant data breaches, including a single intrusion that affected several healthcare companies and exposed personal and financial information for millions of patients" reports Rob Wright in SearchSecurity.

"We have compiled some of the most notable 2019 data breach disclosures prior to July 15. These breaches vary in size, scope and types of information exposed, but they all involve unauthorized access to sensitive data by threat actors (either cybercriminals or, in one case, an insider threat)..."

4 Network Security Mistakes Bound To Bite You
Dark Reading, July 29th, 2019
It's Shark Week again! Are you ready to outmaneuver sharks of the cyber variety? These tips can help

"Just like sharks off the Florida coast, encrypted threats are lurking in network traffic.," writes Shane Buckley in Dark Reading.

"And as the volume of transport layer security (TLS) encrypted traffic rises exponentially, organizations become even more vulnerable to attacks. Ouch!

We all cringe at the reports of shark sightings each summer. If you're one of the 35 million viewers planning to partake in the cultural feeding frenzy that is Shark Week, I offer you a primer. Here we marry our shark appreciation with some serious discussion around the following four network security mistakes bound to bite you:..."

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