Three events occurring in rapid succession on October 7, 2016, stand out in Robby Mook’s memory. The first came at about 3:30 pm. The Obama Administration issued a statement that publicly blamed Russia for hacking the Democratic National Committee and orchestrating the release of the thousands of emails roiling the Democratic Party, which, it said, […]

RIYADH — “The next world war is a cyber war, as national security increasingly is defined by advancements in Artificial Intelligence, next generation 5G mobile networks, and quantum computing,” Bloomberg said in its “New Economy” global survey released Tuesday. Seventy two percent of Saudi Arabian respondents strongly agree or agree with the prediction. There is […]

The Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (the TGA) has finally published long-awaited cyber security guidance targeted specifically at: manufacturers developing software for use in medical devices, including artificial intelligence; manufacturers of medical devices which include components susceptible to cyber-based threats; and medical device sponsors in Australia. Further information, including the guidance documents themselves, can be found […]

by Dan Kobialka • Jul 23, 2019 Global consultancy Grant Thornton will leverage Infocyte managed detection and response (MDR) services to safeguard Amazon Web Services (AWS) environments for end-customers. Infocyte HUNT is a cloud-based platform that organizations can use to detect cyber threats that frequently evade traditional cybersecurity technologies, the company said. It offers proactive […]

Statement for the Record Good morning Chairman Graham, Ranking Member Feinstein, and members of the committee. Thank you for inviting me to appear before you today. I’m honored to be here, representing the men and women of the FBI. Our people—nearly 37,000 of them—are the heart of the Bureau. I’m proud of their service and […]

Dive Brief: Workers in finance know more than workers in other industries about cubersecurity, according to a report from Proofpoint. After analyzing more than 100 million answers to cybersecurity questions from employees in 16 industries, Proofpoint found that finance workers answered 80% of questions correctly. Transportation and education sector workers had the least knowledge among the various […]