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SAP NS2's Mark Testoni Warns That Terrorists Could Exploit Bitcoin's Anonymity

SAP NS2's Mark Testoni Warns That Terrorists Could Exploit Bitcoin's Anonymity - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Mark Testoni, president and CEO of SAP National Security Services, has said he thinks there is only “anecdotal evidence“ about individuals who use bitcoin, Yahoo Finance reported Friday. Testoni noted that the cryptocurrency's anonymity has made bitcoin an ideal platform for terrorists. “This is a modern-day version of Swiss bank accounts,“ …

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Accenture Report: First Half of 2017 Saw Increased Use of Deception Tactics, Rise in Ransomware

Accenture Report: First Half of 2017 Saw Increased Use of Deception Tactics, Rise in Ransomware - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A new report from Accenture's security business has found that organizations have experienced a rise in ransomware attacks and use of phishing campaigns and deception tactics such as steganography, anti-analysis code and command-and-control servers during the first half of 2017. The 2017 Cyber Threatscape Report is based on research and analysis …

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