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    May 06, 2016

    Web applications attacks are the #1 source of data breaches for the year 2015 - Verizon DBIR 2016. Hackers exploit the weakest links – users/humans and applications – to get to your enterprise data. Humans...Read More
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    May 03, 2016

    I’d like to introduce Lior Fisch, our resident expert on everything machine learning. A few people I know are as knowledgeable as Lior and have so much fun working on big data. He applies his...Read More
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    April 27, 2016

    According to the Verizon 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), “Web application attacks climbed to the #1 spot for data breaches.” This finding is worth repeating, Web applications are the #1 source for data breaches,...Read More
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    April 25, 2016

    In our recent research report, we followed the infection chain and operation of CryptoWall 3.0 ransomware, focusing on payments made by victims and how those payments eventually aggregate to a small number of Bitcoin wallets...Read More
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    April 23, 2016

    Steve Durbin, Managing Director at the Information Security Forum (ISF) believes that defending against insiders is "always a matter of trust." He also reportedly said that negligent and accidental insiders pose a larger security risk...Read More
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    Ophir Bleiberg leads the charter on emerging products at Imperva. He spearheads the Imperva CounterBreach product team. I sat down with him to get the scoop on what is happening in the marketplace on solutions...Read More
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    April 15, 2016

    As if tax season wasn’t stressful enough, Krebs on Security is reporting unprecedented tax fraud this year. As a result, the IRS is taking up to three times longer to review 2015 tax returns compared...Read More
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    April 14, 2016

    In the previous blog, Amichai laid the foundation for today’s biggest threat to enterprise data – insider threats. In this discussion, he discusses the missing pieces that are needed to tackle threats from within. Q:...Read More
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    April 11, 2016

    Databases Activity Monitoring (DAM) tools have become widely used by companies that want to provide an added layer of security and protection against malicious attacks. More pointedly, database monitoring tools are critical to meet legal...Read More
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    April 09, 2016

    Carrie McDaniel, lead on our newly announced Imperva CounterBreach product line, and I had the privilege of talking to our dynamic CTO/Co-founder Amichai Shulman on the topic of data breaches in the context of insider...Read More
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    May 14, 2016

    Ransomware is now #2 in the crimeware list published by Verizon in their latest data breach report. Before we delve into the details of why crimeware/malware is spreading at such alarming levels, we would like...Read More
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    April 25, 2016

    In our recent research report, we followed the infection chain and operation of CryptoWall 3.0 ransomware, focusing on payments made by victims and how those payments eventually aggregate to a small number of Bitcoin wallets...Read More
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    April 04, 2016

    The “long arm of the law” may be delayed in serving justice, but it did round up counterfeit scammers like www.montblancoutlet.com. Imperva ThreatRadar Community Defense was ahead of the game in detecting such spammers that...Read More
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    March 26, 2016

    Three months after the previous report we thought it is a good opportunity to check in on the CVEs registered by Imperva SecureSphere Web Application Firewalls. We found some interesting trends – highlighting the most...Read More
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    May 25, 2016

    A recent blog by Gartner analysts Anton Chuvakin and Eric Heidt announced a paper on insider threats. Gartner’s definition of insider threat in the paper was limited to those “defined as individuals who were deliberate...Read More
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    May 15, 2016

    As far back as 2003, buffer overflow attacks constituted a full 23% of all identifiable digital vulnerabilities. Today, buffer overflow attacks still pose a substantial threat with last year’s vulnerability – known as “Ghost” –...Read More
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    May 08, 2016

    The hack of the month for April 2016 could be given to the Bangladeshi breach where $81 million was mysteriously siphoned off from the bank and sent to the money-laundering underworld of the casino system...Read More
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    May 06, 2016

    Web applications attacks are the #1 source of data breaches for the year 2015 - Verizon DBIR 2016. Hackers exploit the weakest links – users/humans and applications – to get to your enterprise data. Humans...Read More
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    April 25, 2016

    In our recent research report, we followed the infection chain and operation of CryptoWall 3.0 ransomware, focusing on payments made by victims and how those payments eventually aggregate to a small number of Bitcoin wallets...Read More
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    April 04, 2016

    The “long arm of the law” may be delayed in serving justice, but it did round up counterfeit scammers like www.montblancoutlet.com. Imperva ThreatRadar Community Defense was ahead of the game in detecting such spammers that...Read More
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    March 26, 2016

    Three months after the previous report we thought it is a good opportunity to check in on the CVEs registered by Imperva SecureSphere Web Application Firewalls. We found some interesting trends – highlighting the most...Read More
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    February 22, 2016

    When you hear about the recent devastating attacks involving smartphones, malware infection of Android/iOS comes naturally to your mind. However, once you take a closer look at these mobile security incidents, you will be surprised...Read More
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    May 18, 2016

    With all of the recent attention around the release of Imperva CounterBreach, it may have been easy to miss our announcement regarding a recently inked partnership with Camouflage Software to provide a best-of-breed data masking...Read More
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    February 28, 2016

    Increasingly, Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB) are being used by IT to align with their cloud strategies well beyond app discovery and risk assessment of unauthorized apps. Organizations are getting more value from CASBs by...Read More
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    February 26, 2016

    External cybersecurity threats get all the press, and they are certainly dangerous. Shadowy international gangsters, brilliant but evil hackers, mom-and-pop-shop criminals stealing from us one Target transaction at a time – as fictional as it...Read More
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    February 24, 2016

    Imperva is going to put on one heck of a show at the RSA conference this year. I’ve put together this list of the five things you won’t want to miss. Hear about the leading...Read More
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