Media Coverage

Trustwave Media Coverage chronicles news articles and TV spots featuring commentary and insights from our experienced experts and enlightening studies.

Hybrid Cloud is Driving Digital Transformation

The hybrid cloud model is increasingly used in digital transformation and data storage according to a new report from Trustwave. Of over 950 IT professionals surveyed, 55 percent use both on-premises and public cloud to store data with 17 percent using public cloud only.

Iran and Russia Seek to Influence Election in Final Days, U.S Officials Warn

Iran and Russia have both obtained American voter registration data, top national security officials announced late on Wednesday, providing the first concrete evidence that the two countries are stepping in to try to influence the presidential election as it enters its final two weeks.

Spammers Add Random Text to Shortened Links to Evade Detection

Spammers are using a new technique of generating URLs to evade detection by humans and spam filters alike. This technique comprises adding random, unused text bits to shortened links, to disguise them as full-sized URLs and bypass the scrutiny of email gateways.

Spammers Use Hexadecimal IP Addresses To Evade Detection

A spam group has picked up a pretty clever trick that has allowed it to bypass email filters and security systems and land in more inboxes than usual. The trick relies on a quirk in RFC791 — a standard that describes the Internet Protocol (IP).

Trustwave Fusion Platform Launches on AWS GovCloud

Threat detection and response services provider Trustwave has launched its Trustwave Fusion platform on Amazon Web Services GovCloud – letting Federal agencies and government contractors take advantage of the cloud-native cybersecurity platform to combat ever-changing security threats.

How a CISO’s Approach To Security Strategy Can Be Shaped by Philosophy

“Philosophy?” the conversation usually begins – “that’s an odd background for cybersecurity, isn’t it?” “Funnily enough,” comes my well-rehearsed reply, “not at all”. I have been surprised how often the skills of one field can be easily applied to the other.

Businesses Opt to Outsource Cybersecurity Services

According to research, there is a lack of in-house expertise in the area of digital risk protection – the ability to monitor risks, threats and breaches outside the network. The research found 80% of respondents stated their teams lack skills and knowledge in this area.

Experts Reported Security Bug in IBM's Db2 Data Management Software

Cybersecurity researchers today disclosed details of a memory vulnerability in IBM's Db2 family of data management products that could potentially allow a local attacker to access sensitive data and even cause a denial of service attacks.

Chinese Tax Software Hides Nasty Spyware

The cybersecurity firm Trustwave has released a new report detailing its discovery of a new type of malware hidden inside Chinese tax software.

Malware Stashed in China-Mandated Software is More Extensive Than Thought

Three weeks ago, security researchers exposed a sinister piece of malware lurking inside tax software that the Chinese government requires companies to install. Now there’s evidence that the high-stealth spy campaign was preceded by a separate piece of malware that employed equally sophisticated means to infect taxpayers in China.

Hidden Back Door Embedded in Chinese Tax Software, Firm Says

When a U.K.-based technology vendor started doing business in China, it hired a cybersecurity firm to proactively hunt for any digital threats that could arise as part of doing business in the country. The firm discovered a problem, one with such major implications that it alerted the FBI.

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