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Star your favorite websites in the dashboard

Star your favorite websites in the dashboard

We’re excited to introduce starring, a new dashboard feature built to speed up your workflow. You can now “star” up to 10 of the websites and applications you have on Cloudflare for quicker access. Star your websites or applications for more efficiency We have heard from many of our users, particularly ones with tens to … Read more

Trulioo enhances identity verification with “person match” intelligent routing

Trulioo enhances identity verification with “person match” intelligent routing

Identity verification platform Trulioo has announced new Workflow Studio capabilities to accelerate global person matching through personally identifiable information (PII) and identity documents. The platform streamlines the verification of good users through intelligent transaction routing that improves match rates and helps businesses accelerate customer onboarding, according to the firm. Effective identity verification/authentication remains one of … Read more

Specialized third-party solutions prove effective against malicious bots, ATO attacks, script risks

Specialized third-party solutions prove effective against malicious bots, ATO attacks, script risks

Specialized third-party solutions are proving notably effective in helping businesses tackle malicious bots, account takeover (ATO) attacks, and third-party script threats. That’s according to a new survey of IT and security professionals by security vendor Akamai in collaboration with Foundry (CSO is a Foundry brand). The pair surveyed more than 300 global IT and security … Read more

Cyber Mindfulness Corner Company Spotlight: Egress

Cyber Mindfulness Corner Company Spotlight: Egress

At the IT Security Guru we’re showcasing organisations that are passionate about making cybersecurity a healthier, more mindful industry. This week, Jack Chapman, VP of Threat Intelligence at Egress, spoke to the Gurus about the human side of phishing, leading by example, and eradicating blame culture. When it comes to mental health and wellbeing support, … Read more

Lapsus$ member has been convicted of having hacked multiple high-profile companies

Lapsus$ member has been convicted of having hacked multiple high-profile companies

An 18-year-old member of the Lapsus$ gang has been convicted of having helped hack multiple high-profile companies. A teenage member of the Lapsus$ data extortion group, Arion Kurtaj (18), was convicted by a London jury of having hacked multiple high-profile companies, including Uber, Revolut, and blackmailed the developers of the gaming firm Rockstar Games. Since September … Read more

More than 3,000 Openfire servers exposed to attacks using a new exploit

More than 3,000 Openfire servers exposed to attacks using a new exploit

Researchers warn that more than 3,000 unpatched Openfire servers are exposed to attacks using an exploit for a recent flaw. Vulncheck researchers discovered more than 3,000 Openfire servers vulnerable to the CVE-2023-32315 flaw that are exposed to attacks using a new exploit. Openfire is a popular open-source chat server written in Java that is maintained by Ignite Realtime. … Read more

FBI identifies wallets holding cryptocurrency funds stolen by North Korea

FBI identifies wallets holding cryptocurrency funds stolen by North Korea

The U.S. FBI warned that North Korea-linked threat actors may attempt to cash out stolen cryptocurrency worth more than $40 million. The Federal Bureau of Investigation shared details about the activity of six cryptocurrency wallets operated by North Korea-linked threat actors. The wallets hold roughly 1,580 Bitcoin (roughly $41 million at the current rate) that … Read more

Introducing the 2023 Intern-ets!

Introducing the 2023 Intern-ets!

This year, Cloudflare welcomed a class of approximately 40 interns, hailing from five different countries for an unforgettable summer. As we joined both remotely and in-person across Cloudflare’s global offices, our experiences spanned a variety of roles from engineering, product management to internal auditing and marketing. Through invaluable mentorship, continuous learning, and the chance to … Read more

Google Workspace to gain AI-enabled security, digital sovereignty controls

Google Workspace to gain AI-enabled security, digital sovereignty controls

Google has announced enhancements to its Workspace productivity and collaboration suite that it claims will reduce security risks for distributed workforces. The company uses Google AI to improve data loss prevention (DLP) controls in Drive, implement new zero-trust controls, classify data in Drive, and automate the protection of sensitive information in Gmail. New data sovereignty … Read more