Ransomware revisited – is it really the worst sort of malware? [PODCAST]

Credit to Author: Paul Ducklin| Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:21:04 +0000

Is ransomware really the worst sort of cyberattack you can experience? Or is it more of a “worst among equals,” given all the other sorts of malware out there too?<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=40271&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/EYsGO5DwAkE” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Il tuo mouse sa quando stai mentendo

Credit to Author: Sophos Italia| Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 05:10:12 +0000

Il mouse collegato al computer e la tua mano potrebbero dirci molto più di quanto sospetti sulla tua identità. Ciò potrebbe essere una cosa buona, come recentemente osservato dai ricercatori in Italia, o fastidiosa come quelli della comunità Tor hanno sottolineato un po’ più di un anno fa. La cosa buona. I ricercatori italiani (Monaro, [&#8230;]<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=40178&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/7GPhWUQ_2sg” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Ransomware families – and how to fight them

Credit to Author: Bill Brenner| Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:52:16 +0000

SophosLabs looked at the most prolific ransomware variants. And, we offer you the tools to better defend against them.<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=39967&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/FrSFs81iTfA” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Botnets – the malware that makes you part of the problem [PODCAST]

Credit to Author: Paul Ducklin| Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:30:12 +0000

Learn from Fraser Howard, one of the world’s leading anti-malware researchers, how to dezombify your world.<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=40249&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/eDoXCrv4BPE” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Sophos is a Leader in the UTM Magic Quadrant

Credit to Author: Chris McCormack| Date: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:49:10 +0000

We’re excited to announce that Gartner has named Sophos a Leader in the UTM Magic Quadrant for 2017<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=40192&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/nQZ3YlN6GtE” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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When does security turn into snooping? [PODCAST]

Credit to Author: Paul Ducklin| Date: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:08:45 +0000

Sophos cybersecurity specialist Luke Groves explains how to take charge of security inside your organisation without creating an uncomfortable culture of snooping and surveillance.<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=40203&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/5a8oSbfKUeY” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Phishing – How this troublesome crime is evolving [PODCAST]

Credit to Author: Paul Ducklin| Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:45:07 +0000

#ICYMI, why not listen to Tuesday&#8217;s Security SOS Week podcast right now? In this episode: Paul Ducklin interviews Sophos malware specialist Peter Mackenzie about the evolution of phishing. Join us to learn how to keep your own users safe.. LISTEN NOW (Audio player above not working? Download MP3, listen on Soundcloud or access via iTunes.) [&#8230;]<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=40184&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/O9qEwTlIQfQ” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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GDPR – Burden or opportunity? Cost or value? [PODCAST]

Credit to Author: Paul Ducklin| Date: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 11:17:38 +0000

#ICYMI: catch up on yesterday’s Sophos Security SOS webinar on Europe’s new GDPR laws and what they mean to you, whether you’re inside the EU or outside it.<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=40148&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/H968X2PXxL0″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Apple aggiorna automaticamente i dispositivi per l’autenticazione a due fattori

Credit to Author: Sophos Italia| Date: Mon, 19 Jun 2017 05:58:18 +0000

Apple ha davvero imposto l&#8217;uso dell’autenticazione a due fattori (2FA) per gli utenti beta di macOS High Sierra iOS 11? In breve la risposta è no. Apple non ha reso obbligatoria la 2FA per tutti, ma è possibile capire perché gli utenti beta che utilizzano già la vecchia tecnologia di verifica in due passaggi (2SV) [&#8230;]<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=40098&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/JV0R-Pt5ryw” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Safari userà l’intelligenza artificiale per rintracciare chi ti traccia

Credit to Author: Sophos Italia| Date: Thu, 15 Jun 2017 16:35:43 +0000

Improvvisamente, i browser web sono tornati ad essere interessanti per la crescente attenzione degli utenti nei confronti della privacy. Apple ha utilizzato la sua Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) per annunciare un paio di nuove funzionalità per Safari su macOS High Sierra previsto entro la fine di quest&#8217;anno. La prima vedrà il browser in grado di [&#8230;]<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=39957&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/8SO_aVEkT5Y” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Sophos annuncia i risultati finanziari dell’anno fiscale chiuso al 31 marzo 2017

Credit to Author: Tiziana Carboni| Date: Wed, 14 Jun 2017 06:34:07 +0000

Superate le aspettative, un flusso di cassa disponibile pari a 133 milioni di dollari  e dati positivi per tutti i prodotti e in tutto il mondo L’anno fiscale 2017 si chiude con un aumento del 18,2% del fatturato che tocca quota 631,1 milioni di dollari Sophos ha annunciato i propri risultati finanziari relativi al 2017, [&#8230;]<img alt=”” border=”0″ src=”https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=news.sophos.com&#038;blog=834173&#038;post=39995&#038;subd=sophos&#038;ref=&#038;feed=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ /><img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/FdRdVPqiV14″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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