SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Kenna Security, a leader in predictive cyber risk, announced today that Ed Bellis, co-founder and CTO at Kenna Security, will lead the BrightTALK webinar, GDPR Cyber Threat Forecasting: How to Predict and Prevent Attacks, on February 22. Webinar Details: BrightTALK Webinar GDPR Cyber Threat Forecasting: How to Predict […]

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A broad, worrisome assortment of cyber threats tops the U.S. intelligence community’s latest “worldwide threat assessment,” but it’s unclear whether the policymaking apparatus in Congress and the federal bureaucracy is keeping up. “The intelligence community’s threat assessment for cyber is basically what we have been saying for some time. The cyber threat is bad and […]

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The cybersecurity landscape is plagued by the fact that cybercriminals seem to be permanently one step ahead and rather than addressing the problem, it seems that regulation is, in some cases, compounding the problem. Understandably, many organizations are opting to define security policies based on regulatory requirements, however the result is that their security postures […]

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The EU wants to establish European benchmarks for IT security. However, the proposed measures will slow down innovative companies and detach the EU from international cybersecurity efforts, writes Naemi Denz. Naemi Denz is a member of the executive directorate of the mechanical engineering association VDMA. VDMA represents more than 3,200 member companies in the SME-dominated mechanical and […]

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“Huawei is a globally important company whose presence in the UK reflects our reputation as a global hub for technology, innovation and design,” an NCSC spokesman said. “This government and British telecoms operators work with Huawei at home and abroad to ensure the UK can continue to benefit from new technology while managing cyber security risks.” Last […]

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Every week we see more headlines in the press about new cyber-attacks and security vulnerabilities affecting millions of consumers and businesses around the world. Massive data protection scandals such as Equifax – where 143 million individuals’ personal data were exposed in a hack that could have been prevented by a simple patch – now seem […]

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The countries posing the greatest cyberthreats to the United States are Russia, China, Iran and North Korea. Like its counterparts, Kim Jong Un’s regime engages in substantial cyber espionage. And like Russia and Iran, it launches damaging cyberattacks that wipe data from computer disks and shut down online services. But the North Korean cyberthreat is […]

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An increasingly sophisticated North Korean cyber-espionage unit is using its skills to widen spying operations to aerospace and defence industries, a new study has revealed. FireEye, a US private security company that tracks cyber-attackers around the world, has identified a North Korean group, which it names APT37 (Reaper) and which it says is using malware […]

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LISBON – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres called on Monday for global rules to minimize the impact of electronic warfare on civilians as massive cyber attacks look likely to become the first salvoes in future wars. Computer hackers, many of them believed to be state-sponsored groups, last year disrupted multinational firms, ports and public services […]

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