The Windows Active Directory vulnerability is severe, and blueprints for exploiting it are open source.
The colocation provider says it’s managed to mitigate successfully. Other victims weren’t so lucky.
How AI-powered facial recognition tech helps data center security, and what benefits and challenges it brings in the midst of a pandemic.
Secure access service edge is a Gartner model for streamlining network access, improving security, boosting network performance and reducing the number of vendors and devices IT pros have to deal with.
So-called confidential computing approaches allow data to remain encrypted while in use. That’s best done in hardware, and IBM, AMD and Intel are following different paths, each with its own trade-offs.
Despite costly consequences, many data center operators don’t get around to patching serious security vulnerabilities until it’s too late.
Artificial intelligence and machine learning bring new vulnerabilities along with their benefits. Here’s how several companies have minimized their risk.
Researchers who found the path transversal vulnerability also found hundreds of exposed servers via the internet.
Securing data while in use opens doors from the on-prem data center to the cloud for more applications.
AMD’s latest server chips enabled better scalability, less lag, and more memory than Intel SGX, the cloud provider said.
Code written in Java typically goes undetected by antivirus software, allowing for crippling attacks.
The vulnerability has been fixed with an upgrade, but unpatched systems risk the deletion of databases and virtual machines, or even having an attacker gain admin privileges.
An advanced cyberespionage group is designing malware that can “jump” across air gaps, researchers say.
Security experts identify a new worrisome threat vector, but not all of them agree it has legs.
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