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HACKERS CAN NOW HIDE CRYPTOJACKING SCRIPTS IN MICROSOFT WORD DOCUMENTS

Microsoft Word documents can now be used by hackers to deliver a cryptojacking script—hijacking a victim’s computer to mine the cryptocurrency Monero. According to security researchers at Votiro, the attack utilizes Word’s Online Video feature to commandeer the CPU.
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BUSINESSES NEED TO TAKE A PROACTIVE APPROACH TO CYBER SECURITY, SAYS VOTIRO CEO

As business attitudes towards cyber security mature, the software itself is getting smarter. Which-50 spoke to Itay Glick, the CEO of cyber security company Votiro and a former member of Israel Cyber Intelligence Unit, about the increasing importance of cybersecurity, why Australian organisations “need to do better” and how they can tackle the problem.
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FILELESS MALWARE: NOT JUST A THREAT, BUT A SUPER-THREAT

It’s almost like something out of Star Trek. Imagine an alien who can see you, but whom you can’t see — one who has violence on his/her/its mind. A punch coming from out of nowhere; a vase flung at your head with no one seemingly throwing it; a punch to the...
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THE DATA BREACH OF TOMORROW: WHAT TO EXPECT IN THE YEAR AHEAD

Companies have for years relied on the detection/response model - utilising technologies like anti-virus, sandboxes, and even EDR - to protect themselves but a change in emphasis from detection to prevention is predicted.
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CYBERSECURITY OUTLOOK 2018: MORE OF THE SAME?

Take a deep breath, cybersecurity investors–2017 is almost over. Earlier in December, the Investing News Network (INN) reported on cybersecurity trends over the last year, which included the rising threats of cyberattacks and ransomware attacks which–unsurprisingly–are trends that aren’t going away any time soon.
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THE PROBLEM WITH CYBERSECURITY REGULATIONS

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VOTIRO EARNS COMMON CRITERIA CERTIFICATION TO PROVIDE SUPERIOR CYBERSECURITY TO GOVERNMENTS WORLDWIDE

The technology will now be available for use by government, healthcare and education providers in 27 countries. Votiro, global leader in content disarm and reconstruction technology, a solution that protects organizations against undisclosed, zero-day exploits and other ongoing cyber threats, announced today that it has received the Common Criteria Certification from the Australian Signals Directorate...
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DECLINE IN EXPLOIT-KITS USAGE

Exploit-Kits in a Nutshell When thinking about internet based attacks, most users tend to think they are on the safe side as long as they don’t open unknown files on their machine. However, most users aren’t aware that many other types of attacks exists online, some of which don’t even require user interaction. One type...
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VOTIRO WON A SILVER MEDAL IN THE INFOSECURITY GLOBAL EXCELLENCE AWARDS!

Votiro honored as Silver winner in the 12th Annual 2016 Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards® in Companies with Tomorrow’s Technology Today. The Security Industry’s Coveted Global Excellence Awards Winners and Finalists from all over the world were honored by Info Security Products Guide in San Francisco on February 29, 2016
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