RSAC 2015: RSA Conference (Day 3)

LinuxSecurity.com: For me – today is part two of running the gauntlet with back-to-back meetings; for everyone else today is day three, easily described as the show’s apex. In other words, there’s a lot going on today at the conference, so we’ll start the day with a bit of news.

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RSAC 2015: RSA Conference (Day 1)

LinuxSecurity.com: Monday here at the show, as I’ve written before, is quiet. As far as RSAC is concerned, the only people here really are the vendors and their staff, a few press and analyst types, conference organizers, and the workers putting the expo hall together.

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7 Deadly Sins That Get Users Hacked

LinuxSecurity.com: Common knowledge has it that users are the weakest link in the IT risk management world-particularly negligent or uneducated users. But how exactly are the bad guys taking advantage of this ignorance or lack of care to break into users’ endpoints and corporate accounts?

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Google Shuts Off NPAPI in Chrome

LinuxSecurity.com: With the release of Chrome 42 this week, Google fixed more than 40 vulnerabilities. But the most significant security change in the new browser is Google’s decision to disable the NPAPI, essentially turning off plugins such as Java and Silverlight by default. The decision didn’t come out of nowhere.

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