80 hackers gathered in Oulu, Finland, over the last week-end of November 2019 to crawl all over Ericsson and Nokia's 5G network products and see what flaws they could find. HardenStance attended and published this Briefing on what happened and why it matters.
Some telcos are investing in deception technology. According to Attivo Networks, one telco customer found enough unauthorized and malicious behaviour by employees to warrant firing them on the spot. There are telecom infrastructure use cases too.
I took the AT&T Chief Security Office "Security Challenge" at the AT&T Business Summit in Dallas last week. Here's what I made of it.
Research by the Delft University of Technology, carried out in partnership with KPN, the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and others, suggests consumers may be more willing to engage in cleaning up IoT infections than they tend to be given credit for.
T-Systems wants to become Europe's largest provider of cyber security services. This HardenStance Briefing looks at how growing market share in the UK is key to achieving that goal.
This White Paper, sponsored by The Cyber Threat Alliance, IBM Security, KPN and Nokia looks at the importance of using Defensive and Incident Response (IR) playbooks as a foundational building block of security automation.
The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California has dismissed the NSS Labs Anti Trust lawsuit against AMTSO. Thank goodness.
The TM Forum commissioned HardenStance to research and write a report on some of the security challenges faced by telecom operators as they undergo digital transformation - and best practice as regards mitigating them.
The OpenC2 Forum has approved its first specifications, putting the standard on a footing with which it can scale out into commercial deployments and increase speed and efficiency in cyber security operations.
The NSS Labs apology to CrowdStrike and resolution of their lawsuits is progress as far as it goes. But it still leaves outstanding the NSS antitrust suit against AMTSO.
After almost twenty years competing with Check Point, Fortinet today announced higher quarterly sales than its long-time rival for the first time.
It's clear from the proof-points offered up in a recent webcast that IBM Security and Cisco are serious about their cyber security alliance. In the near future, though, the partners will disrupt the cyber security market at the margins rather than transforming it.