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10 old software bugs that took way too long to squash

June 22, 2021
In 2021, a vulnerability was revealed in a system that lay at the foundation of modern computing. An attacker could force the system to execute arbitrary code. Shockingly, the vulnerable code was almost 54 years old—and there was no patch available, and no expectation that one would be forthcoming.
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Infosec IQ named a Summer 2021 Leader in Security Awareness Training by G2

June 22, 2021
Infosec, the leading cybersecurity education company, today announced Infosec IQ has again been named a Leader for security awareness training by G2.com, the world's leading business solutions review website.
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Infosec Skills named a Summer 2021 Technical Skills, Content and Courses Leader by G2

June 22, 2021
Infosec, the leading cybersecurity education company, today announced Infosec Skills has again been named a Leader in three product categories by G2.com, the world's leading business solutions review website.
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Employees Can Be Major Contributors To Your Cyber Defense: Infosec Security Awareness Training

June 18, 2021
Tyler Schultz, product marketing manager at Infosec, talks to us about Infosec IQ, current trends in cyber security, and the importance of building a strong cybersecurity culture with employees at the heart of it.
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Wisdom From The Women Leading The Cybersecurity Industry, With Andrea Harston of Infosec

June 18, 2021
The cybersecurity industry has become so essential and exciting. What is coming around the corner? What are the concerns we should keep an eye out for? How does one succeed in the cybersecurity industry? As a part of this interview series called “Wisdom From The Women Leading The Cybersecurity Industry”, we had the pleasure of interviewing Andrea Harston, Curriculum Director of Content,
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Infosec IQ Security Awareness Training Wins 2021 Telly Awards

June 17, 2021
Infosec, the leading cybersecurity education company, today announced three of its Infosec IQ security awareness training series won twelve coveted 2021 Telly Awards.
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Infosec Collaborates with U.S. Government to Provide Free Tools to Help Organizations Fight Ransomware Attacks

June 15, 2021
Following several notable ransomware incidents in 2021, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the nation’s risk advisor dedicated to building the national capacity to defend against cyber attacks, and Infosec, the leading cybersecurity education company, are sharing no-cost resources to help businesses keep their organization secure.
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Infosec IQ release: Yeti Escape teaches remote work security

June 14, 2021
The third installment in our Choose Your Own Adventure® security awareness series is here. Play Yeti Escape today and see what else is new in Infosec IQ.
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Securing The Next Generation Of 911

June 11, 2021
Shifting from an analog to digital operating environment — the next generation of 911 — will require strategic investments into three key areas: people, processes and technology. As call center technology evolves nationwide, the need for greater cybersecurity in the public safety space has never been more important.
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McDonald’s suffers cyberattack in US, South Korea and Taiwan

June 11, 2021
McDonald's is the latest company to fall victim to a cyberattack exposing customer and other data in the U.S., Taiwan and China, The Wall Street Journal has reported. The restaurant giant reportedly told the paper that it has hired external investigators to analyze unauthorized activity on an internal security system.
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Department of Justice recovers more than half ransom paid by Colonial Pipeline

June 10, 2021
The Department of Justice recently recovered more than half of the ransom Colonial Pipeline paid to hackers after shutting down its East Coast pipeline for six days. Still, other corporate ransomware victims should not count on getting similar assistance.
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Should You Invest in Cardano?

June 8, 2021
Ethereum – the name of the blockchain platform itself is often used interchangeably with its native cryptocurrency token, Ether (ETH) – is the second most valuable cryptocurrency project out there, only trailing Bitcoin (BTC). Yet, even as Ethereum seeks to overtake Bitcoin, it has a newer rival coming up to try to take its place.