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BlackBerry Spark

BlackBerry Spark operates as an endpoint-centric and prevention-focused security suite. It offers a range of security capabilities and visibility to protect people, devices, networks, and apps, while its AI-backed malware and threat detection stops malicious processes before they execute. The BlackBerry Spark suite consists of three modules: BlackBerry Protect, BlackBerry

Union Pacific tracks cyber risk via its own probability modeling methodology

Rick Holmes, assistant VP and CISO at Union Pacific Railroad, detailed at InfoSec World 2020 how the transportation giant incorporates cybersecurity risk into its larger enterprise risk management process in order to help senior executives estimate losses caused by potential cyber incidents and make better decision on where to invest

UK police use of facial-recognition tech is lawful, no need to question us, cops’ lawyer tells Court of Appeal

Plus: Home Office urges judges to leave lax legal framework as is South Wales Police and the UK Home Office “fundamentally disagree” that automated facial recognition (AFR) software is as intrusive as collecting fingerprints or DNA, a barrister for the force told the Court of Appeal yesterday.…

When one open-source package riddled with vulns pulls in dozens of others, what’s a dev to do?

Snyk survey puts cross-site scripting top of the list for security holes – but watch out for prototype pollution too Open-source security specialist Snyk has released a new survey combining data on vulnerabilities in available packages with responses from developers and DevOps teams about how they handle the challenge this