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CNBC
This beaten down group is finally coming backMicron, Advanced Micro — these are coming back. If you want high quality, we go
This beaten down group is finally coming back
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
Micron, Advanced Micro — these are coming back. If you want high quality, we go NVIDIA, we go Broadcom and we go NXPI." Rapid7: "Oh boy, it's just another data analytics company that I think will probably end up getting bought by somebody and... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Epic Games forum hack underscores the need to install security patchesrun, but they still need to develop processes to ensure that everything is up t
Epic Games forum hack underscores the need to install security patches
Computer World Australia / Posted 6 days ago
run, but they still need to develop processes to ensure that everything is up to date, said Deral Heiland, a researcher at Rapid7. “Although Epic claims that most of the password hashes are not easily cracked, it’s important for users to remember... Read more
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The Columbian
Easier method makes passwords strongermodern, science-based policies is great,” Soghoian said. Guillaume Ross, senio
Easier method makes passwords stronger
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
modern, science-based policies is great,” Soghoian said. Guillaume Ross, senior consultant at computer security firm Rapid7, said businesses are often forced to slow adoption of new password policies because of legacy computers. “On those... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Regus takes on new space in city as business growsa listed facade. Regus will share the building with a number of businesses, in
Regus takes on new space in city as business grows
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
a listed facade. Regus will share the building with a number of businesses, including Boston-based cyber security firm Rapid7. The other two floors, including the third floor taken by Regus, are currently being refurbished. The deal for the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
No more $*&@! over your pa&&w0rd: There's a new (and easier) way to make a strong passwordthe government could be the nimbler mover on this topic. Guillaume Ross, senio
No more $*&@! over your pa&&w0rd: There's a new (and easier) way to make a strong password
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
the government could be the nimbler mover on this topic. Guillaume Ross, senior consultant at computer security firm Rapid7, said businesses are often forced to slow adoption of new password policies because of legacy computers. "On those... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The new way to make strong passwords, (it's way easier)really hard for a security group to support long passwords. Guillaume Ross, se
The new way to make strong passwords, (it's way easier)
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
really hard for a security group to support long passwords. Guillaume Ross, senior consultant at computer security firm Rapid7 It's possible the government could be the nimbler mover on this topic. Guillaume Ross, senior consultant at computer... Read more
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The News & Observer
Remembering P@ssword$ driving you insane? Take heart. Thereisareallysimplesolutionthe government could be the nimbler mover on this topic. Guillaume Ross, senio
Remembering P@ssword$ driving you insane? Take heart. Thereisareallysimplesolution
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
the government could be the nimbler mover on this topic. Guillaume Ross, senior consultant at computer security firm Rapid7, said businesses are often forced to slow adoption of new password policies because of legacy computers. “On those... Read more
18d
Ars Technica
An ATM hack and a PIN-pad hack show chip cards aren’t impervious to fraudreally break EMV as much as they fall back on the weaknesses of magnetic stripe
An ATM hack and a PIN-pad hack show chip cards aren’t impervious to fraud
Ars Technica / Posted 18 days ago
really break EMV as much as they fall back on the weaknesses of magnetic stripe technology, researchers at security firm Rapid7 demonstrated a hack that really does undermine the protections that EMV confers. Much like Valtman and Watson’s hack,... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Will the Wars of the Future Be Cyberwars?had fallen into the hacker’s hands? The attack on the ABS has shown how vulner
Will the Wars of the Future Be Cyberwars?
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 18 days ago
had fallen into the hacker’s hands? The attack on the ABS has shown how vulnerable Australia is to cyber-attacks. Rapid7 recently compiled a list of countries most vulnerable to hacking attacks. Australia only ranked 4th. Even the... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Microsoft patches 27 flaws in Windows, Office, IE, and EdgeTerminal Services tend to act as both desktop and server environments," said To
Microsoft patches 27 flaws in Windows, Office, IE, and Edge
Computer World Australia / Posted 19 days ago
Terminal Services tend to act as both desktop and server environments," said Tod Beardsley, security research manager at Rapid7, via email. However, the majority of Windows server admins out there can roll out patches at a fairly leisurely pace,... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Microsoft issues critical fixes for IE, Edge and Office in latest Patch Tuesday releasecode execution, i.e. allow an attacker to take complete control of the victim s
Microsoft issues critical fixes for IE, Edge and Office in latest Patch Tuesday release
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 19 days ago
code execution, i.e. allow an attacker to take complete control of the victim system." Tod Beardsley, research manager at Rapid7 Security, said that the lack of server updates could give some IT admins the month off. "Interestingly, this month,... Read more
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Hospitality Net
New hacking device may threaten door locks, PoS systems | hotelmanagement.netraise the alarm on physical security in hospitality. Weston Hecker, a security
New hacking device may threaten door locks, PoS systems | hotelmanagement.net
Hospitality Net / Posted 24 days ago
raise the alarm on physical security in hospitality. Weston Hecker, a security researcher with Internet security company Rapid7, modified existing technology to create a device capable of reading and duplicating hotel keycards, and is even... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
'Secure' next-gen cash machines can be milked of $50k in 15 minutesas 400 miles away. The research is the work of Weston Hecker (not a made-up na
'Secure' next-gen cash machines can be milked of $50k in 15 minutes
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 25 days ago
as 400 miles away. The research is the work of Weston Hecker (not a made-up name), a senior consultant at security outfit Rapid7. "Over the past year I have worked at understanding and breaking the new methods that ATM manufacturers have... Read more
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The Register
Forget card skimmers, chip-card shimmers will be your next nightmareas their magnetic stripe predecessors. At the Black Hat 2016 security conferen
Forget card skimmers, chip-card shimmers will be your next nightmare
The Register / Posted 26 days ago
as their magnetic stripe predecessors. At the Black Hat 2016 security conference in Las Vegas this week, engineers from Rapid7 demonstrated how a few small pieces of electronics could be used to stage a man-in-the-middle attack against an... Read more
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The Hill
Magnetic stripes vulnerable to hackers, shows researcherby devices like Heckers is no easy task. (“We don’t have a bat phone that gets
Magnetic stripes vulnerable to hackers, shows researcher
The Hill / Posted 27 days ago
by devices like Heckers is no easy task. (“We don’t have a bat phone that gets to all the appropriate vendors,” said Rapid7’s Principle Security Research Manager Tod Beardsley). But Beardsley is confident US-CERT is the best way to get the... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Osram bulbs vulnerable to cyber attacksby Osram Lightify have been found to be vulnerable to cyber attacks. Deral Hei
Osram bulbs vulnerable to cyber attacks
Computer Business Review / Posted 1 months ago
by Osram Lightify have been found to be vulnerable to cyber attacks. Deral Heiland, a researcher at security firm Rapid7 identified nine vulnerabilities in the Home or Pro versions of Osram which could allow attackers to gain access to... Read more

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