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Cloudbleed: Breakdown of Cloudflare's Memory Leak

On Thursday, February 23rd, Cloudflare announced a serious bug in its caching infrastructure that caused uninitialized memory to be printed on a number of its customers’ websites. This information included sensitive data such as...


Necurs Proxy Module With DDOS Features

Necurs is a malware that is mainly known for sending large spam campaigns, most notably the Locky ransomware. However, Necurs is not only a spambot, it is a modular piece of malware that is composed of a main bot module, a userland...


What Should Be In Your Security Benchmark Reports?

A security benchmark report is a document that helps an organization identify their cybersecurity capabilities and initiatives and compare those efforts to peers or competitors of the same sector or size. This snapshot is prepared...


4 Things You Should Include In Your Data Breach Response Plan

If you’re working on organizational cybersecurity, one of your top goals is likely putting a system in place that will help identify data breach incidents as quickly as possible, whether that data is inside your organization or with one...


Cybersecurity Compliance and Regulation Best Practices

Over the last 5-10 years, we’ve seen a major uptick in the number of regulations across all sectors regarding cybersecurity. The following is a brief look at how cybersecurity regulations have been implemented across seven sectors and...


RSA Conference 2017: Practical Tips To Make Your Experience Easy As Pie

The annual RSA Conference is upon us once again! I don’t know about you, but at BitSight, we always look forward to joining 40,000+ of our closest friends and fellow security professionals in the city by the bay.


4 Reasons Traditional Vendor Risk Management Strategies Fall Short

Vendor risk management (VRM) is the practice of evaluating business partners, associates, or third-party vendors both before a business relationship is established and during the duration of your business contract. This is a...

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