SQL Server database migration is considered as a process that helps to move the previous implementation to a newer version of SQL Server, and require different locations with a strategic decision. Therefore, in this blog, we are going to discuss most important aspects that need to be examined before and after migrating to the SQL Server. This article is intended to provide guidance that can help to create the migration plan. Continue reading
A team of US researchers have confirmed that an exploit can hack into any WPA-2 wireless network, but details are slim
Deloitte said it immediately contacted government authorities and the affected clients after discovering the hack, which stemmed from a breach in an email platform, the firm said in a statement.
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Chaos Computer Club warned that software being used to tabulate and transmit vote totals in Germany’s upcoming parliamentary elections contains major vulnerabilities; election hacking equals cyber-warfare says security pros
On Thursday last week hackers from the Germany-based Chaos Computer Club warned that software being used to tabulate and transmit vote totals in Germany’s upcoming parliamentary elections contains major vulnerabilities that could threaten the integrity of the outcome and undermine voter confidence. More…
Could the class action lawsuit filed against CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield after a 2014 cyberattack impacting 1.1 million individuals be the first data breach case headed to the Supreme Court? A recent ruling by a federal court makes that a possibility. Continue reading
The list has been available on Pastebin since June, but last week it was also shared via Twitter by the researcher Ankit Anubhav becoming rapidly viral.
The original list was posted by someone who has previously published a dump of valid log-in credentials and also the source code of a botnet.
— Ankit Anubhav (@ankit_anubhav) August 24, 2017
With cybercrime on the increase, payment card security is increasingly a focus for companies and consumers alike. The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is there to help businesses that take card payments protect their payment systems from breaches and theft of cardholder data. The findings from the Verizon 2017 Payment Security Report (2017 PSR) demonstrate a link between organizations being compliant with the standard, and their ability to defend themselves against cyberattacks.