Meet David, The Anonymous CISO

David is a CISO for a fast-growing startup that allows customers to consolidate all their bank information and investments in one application to easily monitor their financials. Even though David’s customers are happy and feel safe knowing that their sensitive information is secure, David is not. He is responsible for the entire organization’s security, working non-stop to ensure there are no vulnerabilities that could cause a breach in the system, which would be catastrophic for the company. David's
- Meet David, The Anonymous CISO

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Vicarius Named 2020 TAG Cyber Distinguished Vendor

New York, NY – Sept. 24, 2019 – Vicarius, a leading provider of software to protect against exploitation, announces today its selection by TAG Cyber as a Distinguished Vendor in this year’s 2020 Security Annual. Vicarius is part of an industry collective supporting democratization of cybersecurity research and advisory materials. Each distinguished vendor is selected by Dr. Edward Amoroso, CEO of TAG Cyber, and agrees to support and promote the free report. “We are happy to have been chosen as part
- Vicarius Named 2020 TAG Cyber Distinguished Vendor

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9.8 CVSS on an App Downloaded 3B+ Times?

In July 2019, a severe vulnerability was found in VLC, an extremely popular media player, used to playback different types of videos on computers and mobile phones. VLC boasts impressive total downloads of over 3 billion, and the vulnerability has a highly critical CVE score of 9.8, making this one of the most dangerous and substantial cyber threats to date. What This Vulnerability Means For Us The memory-corruption flaw is known to reside in the software’s latest release,
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What Is An Attack Surface?

In 2017, there were over 130 large-scale, targeted breaches in the U.S., and the numbers are growing every year by 27%. Professionals are always saying there is no such thing as perfect security. If this is true, then why aren’t all cyber vulnerabilities being exploited? It all has to do with what it's worth for the attacker. But to make sure the cost to exploit your organization outweighs the benefits, you need to understand the concept of an
- What Is An Attack Surface?

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Vicarius and DReA - Out With The Old, In With The New Tech

They say don't fix what isn't broken, but what if the solutions could be made simpler? With Da Ros e Associati (DReA), expect to get only the most innovative, state-of-the-art technology that collapses old security layers. The Vicarius team is always looking for new ways to simplify ways to combat cyber threats to make things easier for clients. We are happy to be partnering with DReA to provide only the best and up-to-date cybersecurity solutions that last. DReA is the
- Vicarius and DReA - Out With The Old, In With The New Tech

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