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Cybersecurity Challenges for SMBs – Safety First podcast interview

1 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Matthew Rosenquist

Had a great time during the TUV SUD Safety First podcast interview talking about cybersecurity challenges for small and medium businesses.  We discussed threats, perceptions, and best practices.  The conversation turned to the challenges of major co...

Ledger Experienced a Data Breach in June

30 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Abhi K

Cryptocurrency hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger suffered a data breach in late June, the team revealed in a blog post that was published on July 29. The attack, which targeted the company’s marketing and e-commerce database, has exposed the perso...

IDB and OAS Report on Cybersecurity: Risks, progress and the way forward in Latin America and the Caribbean

29 Jul 2020 1 minute read 2 comments pedrobrito2004

Thanks to an email notification, I found out that the second edition of the Cybersecurity report in the region had already been published on the website of the Inter-American Development Bank, I must mention that the first edition of this report was...

Performing a PCI DSS Self-Assessment

27 Jul 2020 2 minute read 0 comments bosluistepel

Performing a self-assessment is an ideal option for small merchants and service providers that are not required to submit an official compliance report. The Self-Assessment Questionnaire (SAQ) was created as a tool to determine if the security around...

From despair to gratefulness - how to loose and get back 10.000 $ hacked in crypto

27 Jul 2020 1 minute read 3 comments VNFC

hello everyone this is my second article related to hackers and the bad guys from crypto, but this time is with happy ending: few days ago, Harry from mycrypto.com succeeded to refund the 10.000 $ stolen from a Binance user by some ciber criminals....

New Research Undermines AI Image-scraping Classification

23 Jul 2020 1 minute read 3 comments Matthew Rosenquist

Privacy advocates rejoice! …and oddly, social media sites should also be excited! (both groups being happy does not happen often!). New privacy enhancing tech is designed to undermine unauthorized image scraping and harvesting by AI systems. It is p...

PCI DSS: Recent Breaches

23 Jul 2020 3 minute read 0 comments bosluistepel

In this article, we will examine some fairly recent PCI DSS data breaches to highlight common problems that caused them as well as how to avoid them. British Airways British Airways confirmed a data breach on 7 September 2018 affecting sensitive, per...

Twitter hackers employing ‘peel chains’ to launder the Bitcoin bounty

23 Jul 2020 2 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

They have been using the technique to move the laundered BTC to Peer-to-Peer (P2P) and Gambling Platforms More details have now emerged on the Cybersecurity incident that happened last week when social media giant Twitter saw Bitcoin (BTC) scammers h...

PCI DSS Requirement 12: Documentation and risk assessments

21 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments bosluistepel

The 12th and final requirement for PCI compliance are to keep policies, procedures, and evidence relating to your company’s security practices documented. When a PCI audit is done with the help of an accredited PCI QSA (Qualified Security Assessor),...

PCI DSS Requirement 11: Conduct vulnerability scans and penetration tests

20 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments bosluistepel

Due to defects and security issues on web servers, web browsers, email clients, computer software, operating systems, and server interfaces, your sensitive data could be exposed. Fulfilling requirement 6 of the PCI DSS regulations - installing securi...