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How to Cyber Security: Unicorns and donkeys

A security group should help lift the organization into a positive, proactive attitude and work security into all aspects of development and operations.

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Synopsys Software Integrity Group Security Week 2019

During Cybersecurity Awareness Month, the Software Integrity Group hosted Security Week 2019, with presentations, guest speakers, and a capture-the-flag.

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Hackers needed to defeat hackers

What are ethical hackers, and why do we need them? Ethical hacking allows you to see how your systems might be breached, but it goes far beyond pen testing.

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Ask the Experts: How can we prevent ransomware attacks?

We asked some experts how to prevent ransomware attacks. They explained how to defend against ransomware attacks, and how to recover if all else fails.

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Ransomware versus cities: Sowing chaos as well as cost

Ransomware attacks on cities are on the rise. The latest ransomware attacks of 2019 suggest that international organized criminals are behind the epidemic.

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How to teach developers secure coding without slowing them down

Secure coding training isn’t required in most computer science programs. How can you fill the gaps in your developers’ education without slowing them down?

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Get ready for a ransomware tsunami

Ransomware payments might seem like a quick solution to get back on your feet after an attack. But paying the attackers just makes the problem worse.

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Ransomware succeeds because targets don’t learn from history

How can organizations prevent ransomware attacks? The Atlanta and Baltimore attacks prove that patch management and employee training should take priority.

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The cybersecurity workforce executive order: Real potential or wishful thinking?

The cybersecurity executive order of 2019 is meant to boost cyber security skills and improve national defense against growing cyber threats. Will it work?

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Women in tech: Progress but still not parity

We sat down with some women in tech recently to find out what progress the industry’s made in achieving gender balance—and what it could be doing better.

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