Shadow IT

Ways to Reduce Risks in Shadow IT

Shadow IT coves a broad spectrum but for ease, the general accepted definition is : Shadow IT is used within organizations without approval of organization and it describes information technology systems and its solutions. Sometime, it is termed as “Stealth IT” to define solutions given by ot
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ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper September 05, 2016

Lightspeed suffered from Data Breach Lightspeed a seller of POS system has notified its clients about data breach. Company's engineers detected the breach. Unknown attacker has gained access to the retail system as the retail system stores the data of buyers who have purchased via POS system with P
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ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper August 29, 2016

Firefox is going to introduce its version-50, which will bring protection against MIME confusion attack. The browser receives a file from the server; it checks the response of server for content-type header. The content type header indicates the type of file that a server is sending to the browser.
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Seven Predictions for Cognitive Analytics in 2016

The last few years has seen a rise in discussion pertaining of Artificial Intelligence (AI) with particular interests on its impact on business and the society. Well, some once said that necessity is the mother of invention and the growth of unstructured data around the world has surely contributed
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ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper August 22, 2016

The Global Rate of Phishing is Snowballing Cyren Cyberthreat report said that the global rate of phishing URLs jumped to 14% that comes to 4.44 million in first quarter of 2016. It is believed that if the trend continues then the days are not so far when it will cross 18 million levels in around up
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ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper August 15, 2016

WADA and TAS servers hacked by unknown Hacker The server of WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency) and court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS) has been hacked by anonymous hacker. Hacker group has dumped data online together with a video that contains TAS hacking. The breached data of TAS contained basic site
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ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper August 8, 2016

Bitfinix has closed its operation after severe breach Bitfinix-a bitcoin trader has shut down the operation, as the company is likely to investigate security breach. After multiple users’ complaint, the company has frozen its operation as some of the funds were missing. The company also informed
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ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper August 1, 2016

Disney's Playdom forums suffered Data breach Disney's Playdom forum has been hacked and shut down due to a data breach. Disney revealed about the attack on July 12, which was actually happened on July 9. The attacker accessed section of servers to steal user data. The Playdom forums were designed f