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Cognitive security is the future, says Martin Kuppinger

Modern computing capabilities combined with cognitive technology has huge potential for tackling unknown attack patterns and addressing the security skills shortage, says Martin Kuppinger User organisations should investigate cognitive security now because that is the future, according to Martin Kuppinger, …

Rockwell Collins wins DARPA cyber contract

Rockwell Collins has been awarded a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, cybersecurity contract. Rockwell Collins will use mathematical cyber defense techniques that the company and several partners developed under DARPA’s High Assurance Cyber Military Systems, or HACMS, program. “The …

Intel’s AMT Flaw: Worse Than Feared

NCR Warns ATM Motherboards Also Affected by Hijacking Flaw The critical Active Management Technology flaw in many Intel chipsets can be remotely exploited using any password – or even no password at all – to gain full access to a …

Mobile Payments: Ensuring Security

Fed Reserve’s David Lott on the Role Customer Behavior Plays Mobile payments are more secure than online and card payments, says David Lott, a payments risk expert with the Retail Payments Risk Forum at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. …

Homeland Security Issues Warning on Cyberattack Campaign

Healthcare, IT Service Providers Among Those Targeted The Department of Homeland Security is warning IT service providers, healthcare organizations and three other business sectors about a sophisticated cyberattack campaign that involves using stolen administrative credentials and implanting malware on critical …