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digitaltrends.com - Georgina Torbet - Infosec Community Debates Changing 'Black Hat' Terminology
Infosec Community Debates Changing 'Black Hat' Terminology
Digital Trends

A Google security researcher has chosen to withdraw from speaking at the Black Hat security conference this year and has asked the information security community to stop using the terms “black hat” and “white hat”, as…

professionalhackers.in - Infosec community disagrees with changing 'black hat' term due to racial stereotyping
Infosec community disagrees with changing 'black hat' term due to racial stereotyping
Professional Hackers

The information security (infosec) community has angrily reacted today to calls to abandon the use of the ‘black hat' and ‘white hat' terms, citing that the two, and especially ‘black hat,' have nothing to do with racial…

codehabitude.com - The State of the Cybersecurity Market by 2020
The State of the Cybersecurity Market by 2020
CodeHabitude

The Cybersecurity market has taken many twists and turns this year. From major unexpected events to the very expected events, everything would be taking place by the year 2020. More risks towards Cybersecurity are being posed than advancements.

forbes.com - Crypto Confidential - U.S. Senate Debates Digital Dollar; New Mystery Bitcoin Fund Disclosed
U.S. Senate Debates Digital Dollar; New Mystery Bitcoin Fund Disclosed
Forbes

Get Forbes' top crypto and blockchain stories delivered to your inbox every week for the latest news on bitcoin, other major cryptocurrencies and enterprise blockchain adoption. Bitcoin flatlined into the end of 2020's second quarter with another…

forbes.com - Chuck Brooks - 4 Evolving Technology Areas Of Smart Cybersecurity
4 Evolving Technology Areas Of Smart Cybersecurity
Forbes

The surge in digital connectivity and more sophisticated cyber-threats has promulgated the need for smart cybersecurity. Smart Cybersecurity is a logical reaction to try to manage risk by lessening security gaps often posed by reliance on manual…

ndtv.com - Saritha Rai, Bloomberg - Amazon, Google Said to Face Tough Rules Under India's E-Commerce Draft
Amazon, Google Said to Face Tough Rules Under India's E-Commerce Draft
www.ndtv.com

India's latest e-commerce policy draft includes steps that could help local startups and impose government oversight on how companies handle data. The government has been working on the policy for at least two years amid calls to reduce the…

bleepingcomputer.com - Ax Sharma - .NET Core vulnerability lets attackers evade malware detection
.NET Core vulnerability lets attackers evade malware detection
BleepingComputer

A vulnerability in the.NET Core library allows malicious programs to be launched while evading detection by security software. This vulnerability is caused by a Path Traversal bug in Microsoft's.NET Core library that allows malicious garbage…

yahoo.com - Martin Pengelly in New York - Bolton: Trump claim he wasn't told of Russia bounty report is 'not how system works'
Bolton: Trump claim he wasn't told of Russia bounty report is 'not how system works'
Yahoo

Donald Trump's claim not to have been briefed about intelligence suggesting Russia paid Taliban-linked militants to kill US soldiers is “just not the way the system works”, former national security adviser John Bolton said on Sunday.

ndtv.com - Amazon, Google Face Tough Government-E-Commerce Rules: Report
Amazon, Google Face Tough Government-E-Commerce Rules: Report
www.ndtv.com

The government has been working to reduce the dominance of global tech giants like Amazon. India's latest e-commerce policy draft includes steps that could help local startups and impose government oversight on how companies handle data. The…

jewishpress.com - JNS News Service - OECD Online Conference in Jerusalem: Israeli Innovation, Technology Double Other Nations
OECD Online Conference in Jerusalem: Israeli Innovation, Technology Double Other Nations
JewishPress.com

Israel is a world leader in digitization, cyber and medical technology, Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Deputy Secretary-General Ulrik Vestergaard Knudsen said on Sunday. Speaking at an online conference hosted by The…

mybroadband.co.za - Partner - 6 tips from ESET to keep your home office cybersecure
6 tips from ESET to keep your home office cybersecure
MyBroadband

In March this year life as we know it changed as South Africa went into lockdown for hospitals to prepare for COVID-19. Businesses are being run from home offices, and households are stocking cupboards online. This comes with its own set of…

securitysolutionsmedia.com - The Importance of Great Tech Support - Security Solutions Media
The Importance of Great Tech Support - Security Solutions Media
Security Solutions

Effective tech support is integral to the success not just a good distributor, but also the customers it supports. In this, the final instalment of our video series with Consolidated Security Merchants, we look at how the CSM Tech Support staff…

afro.com - Letter To The Editor: RETIRE THE REDSKINS'
Letter To The Editor: RETIRE THE REDSKINS'
Afro

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally identifiable information' (PII) is being used online. PII, as used in US privacy law and information security, is information that can…

dailymail.co.uk - Melbourne housing tower residents compare lockdown to the Hunger Games
Melbourne housing tower residents compare lockdown to the Hunger Games
Mail Online

Residents of Melbourne's locked up public housing towers have issued demands They say they want police removed from towers and to be able to leave for shops Premier Dan Andrews announced nine towers will be locked down for five days Angry residents…

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