Kali Linux 2017.3 hands-on: The best alternative to Raspbian for your Raspberry Pi

Full Article : ZDNet – Security – http://www.zdnet.com/article/kali-linux-2017-3-hands-on-the-best-alternative-to-raspbian-for-raspberry-pi/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 The latest release of this excellent security, forensic, and penetration testing Linux distribution is everything I have come to expect from the software and more, with both PC (32 and 64 bit) and Raspberry Pi images.

Re-identification possible with Australian de-identified Medicare and PBS open data

Full Article : ZDNet – Security – http://www.zdnet.com/article/re-identification-possible-with-australian-de-identified-medicare-and-pbs-open-data/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Using publicly known information, a team of researchers from the University of Melbourne have claimed to re-identify seven prominent Australians in an open medical dataset.

Micro-fortresses everywhere: The cloud security model and the software-defined perimeter

Full Article : ZDNet – Security – http://www.zdnet.com/article/micro-fortresses-everywhere-the-cloud-security-model-and-the-software-defined-perimeter/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Where we encounter the efforts of security practitioners to apply something that sounds like an old model to the new system of distributed computing, and find out to get it to work, they have to turn it inside out.

APAC firms confident of security measures despite breaches: Fortinet

Full Article : ZDNet – Security – http://www.zdnet.com/article/apac-firms-confident-of-security-measures-despite-breaches-fortinet/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 48 percent of IT decision makers at APAC organisations are confident of their security measures, despite 86 percent of those organisations having been victim of a breach, Fortinet’s enterprise security survey has revealed.

The risky business of bitcoin: High-profile cryptocurrency catastrophes of 2017

Full Article : ZDNet – Security – http://www.zdnet.com/article/the-most-high-profile-cryptocurrency-data-breaches-vulnerabilities-and-disasters-in-2017/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 As Bitcoin lurches toward mainstream acceptance, ZDNet reviews the high-profile disasters, data breaches, vulnerabilities, and criminal cases that shook up digital currency in 2017.