Tenable Appoints Linda Zecher to Board of Directors

Tenable®, Inc., the Cyber Exposure company, today announced the appointment of Linda Zecher as an independent director to its Board of Directors, effective August 8, 2019. “Linda’s expertise in strategic technology investments and business operations, especially in untapped and emerging markets, make her an exceptional addition to Tenable’s board,” said Amit Yoran, chairman and CEO, Tenable. “We … [Read more...]

BlueKeep vulnerability a ‘bleak’ situation for local governments, Tenable CTO says

Renaud speaks with StateScoop about how BlueKeep might impact state and local governments. https://statescoop.com/bluekeep-vulnerability-local-governments-tenable/ … [Read more...]

Tenable Research Discovers Vulnerability in Siemens Critical Infrastructure Design Software

Tenable®, Inc., the Cyber Exposure company, today announced its research team discovered a critical vulnerability in Siemens STEP 7 TIA Portal, design and automation software for industrial control systems (ICS). The vulnerability, which impacts the same family of devices compromised in the STUXNET attack, could be used as a stepping stone in a tailored attack against critical infrastructure, with … [Read more...]

A Zoom Flaw Gives Hackers Easy Access to Your Webcam | WIRED

David Wells tells WIRED that a new Zoom vulnerability is "downright creepy."https://www.wired.com/story/zoom-bug-webcam-hackers/ … [Read more...]

Security Camera Firm Arlo Zaps High-Severity Bugs

Threatpost details Tenable Research's discovery of flaws in Arlo security systems. https://threatpost.com/arlo-zaps-high-severity-bugs/146216/ … [Read more...]

Nessus expands vulnerability scanner offerings to 16 IPs in commercial environments

Renaud Deraison speaks with TechRepublic about the recent Nessus Essentials launch. https://www.techrepublic.com/article/nessus-expands-vulnerability-scanner-offerings-to-16-ips-in-commercial-environments/ … [Read more...]

How mainstream media coverage affects vulnerability management

Help Net Security features Tenable Research's latest report about how media coverage impacts vulnerability management programs.https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2019/05/24/media-coverage-vulnerability-management/ … [Read more...]

The Cybersecurity 202: The DNC and RNC are still vulnerable to hackers, new report finds

Amit Yoran explains the importance of basic cyber hygiene in the Washington Post. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/paloma/the-cybersecurity-202/2019/05/21/the-cybersecurity-202-the-dnc-and-rnc-are-still-vulnerable-to-hackers-new-report-finds/5ce356bc1ad2e57e38ee3d18/ … [Read more...]

Slack Kills Bug That Could’ve Let Hackers Intercept, Modify Files

Renaud Deraison explains the potential threats introduced by emerging tech, following Tenable Research's discovery of a flaw in Slack. https://gizmodo.com/slack-kills-bug-that-couldve-let-hackers-intercept-mod-1834752265 … [Read more...]

Slack fixes “download hijack” security bug in Windows client

New vulnerability research from Tenable is highlighted in Ars Technica. https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2019/05/slack-patches-vulnerability-in-windows-client-that-could-be-used-to-hijack-files/ … [Read more...]