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Bishop Fox Raises $25 Million From Forgepoint Capital

Bishop Fox, the largest private professional services firm focused on offensive security testing, announced today that it closed $25 million in Series A funding from ForgePoint Capital. The funding will allow Bishop Fox to grow its research capabilities and develop next generation offensive security technologies. In addition, Bishop Fox plans on hiring leading security researchers and testers …

Advisories

Simple – Better Banking (Android) v. 2.45.0 – 2.45.3 – Sensitive Information Disclosure

The Simple – Better Banking Android application was affected by an information disclosure vulnerability that leaked user passwords to the keyboard autocomplete functionality. If exploited, this vulnerability could be leveraged to gain unauthorized access to user passwords. This could have adversely affected approximately more than several thousand users (as of publication, the app has been downloaded more than 100,000 times on the Google App Store).

Android, Application Security

Cyware – Critical Vulnerabilities Spotted in the Amtrak Mobile Application

To view the article, click here. The US railroad service provider Amtrak was recently notified about vulnerabilities in their mobile application that could have led to a massive data breach of its customers. The Cyware article – Critical Vulnerabilities Spotted in the Amtrak Mobile Application, discusses the research discovery made by Senior Security Analyst …

PC Magazine – Beef Up Security and Performance With Network Segmentation

To view the article, click here. Network segmentation is sometimes last on IT’s priority list but security is the most important reason to properly segment your company’s networks. PC Magazine’s article explaining network segmentation – Beef Up Security and Performance With Network Segmentation highlights Infrastructure Manager Cory Johnson’s A Guide to Do-It-Yourself …