THE KEY Amy Hess, who had previously served as executive assistant director of the FBI’s Science and Technology Branch, was appointed to head the Criminal, Cyber, Response, and Services Branch of the bureau on Tuesday. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post) A new top cyber official at the FBI could be a moderating voice in the protracted standoff between […]

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By Fred Donovan August 15, 2018 – ICS-CERT is warning about cybersecurity vulnerabilities in Philips’ IntelliSpace Cardiovascular (ISCV) cardiac image and information management systems that could enable an attacker to escalate privileges on the ISCV server and execute any command. The vulnerabilities — improper privilege management and unquoted search path or element — affect ISCV Version […]

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You take time with your staff to regularly review what they should do in a fire (where are the exits? Don’t use the elevator. Where is the muster point? Is the fire department called automatically, or will someone have to call when they are safely out of the building? Who is responsible for doing a […]

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According to Financial Times, Beijing’s cyberactivity has, in particular, targeted Belarus, the Maldives, Cambodia, European foreign ministries and non-governmental organizations. “They appear to be interested in countries where there is a lot of money at stake for them or where policies are being created that would affect future projects,” FireEye Vice-President Sandra Joyce said, as quoted by the media outlet. The publication further said, […]

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|     Syazwani Hj Rosli     | BRUNEI Darussalam continues to take the threat of cybercrime very seriously and undertake significant efforts to ensure the protection of the nation and its people. This was stated by Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Mokti bin Haji Mohd Daud while delivering his speech […]

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It’s not just the conspiracy theorists that lay awake at night thinking about the risks facing the United States and other developed countries by any number of nefarious entities planning to disrupt our infrastructure and economies.  In fact, for a number of years, a top priority voiced by utility professionals in annual surveys about the […]

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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia could be the target of China-based cybercriminals as Mahathir Mohamad’s administration seeks to renegotiate Belt and Road projects signed by the previous regime. The warning by FireEye, a global cybersecurity company, comes just days before Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir heads to China for an official visit this Friday (Aug 17). Advertisement “Malaysia’s […]

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Let’s start by dispelling the most common misconception: There is very little if any true artificial intelligence (AI) being incorporated within enterprise security software. The fact that the term comes up frequently is largely to do with marketing, and very little to do with the technology. Pure AI is about reproducing cognitive abilities. That said, […]

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