Cyber Threats

Cybersecurity executives from across the nation will seek to combat the rapidly-evolving cyber threat landscape and address the critical shortage of professionals at the Centers of Academic Excellence Executive Leadership Forum on April 24 to 25 at the Hilton Pensacola Beach hotel. The University of West Florida, a nationally-recognized leader in cybersecurity education and training, […]

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This week’s ransomware cyber attack on Norsk Hydro, one of the world’s largest aluminium producers, is a clear demonstration of the growing threat facing firms within the maritime and ocean industries, says Per Martin Tanggaard, Director of Nor-Shipping. Norsk Hydro computer systems were initially hit by the comparatively new LockerGoga virus on Monday. It then […]

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Featured speakers for Tulsa Cyber Summit 2019 are (clockwise from top left) John Brennan, former director of the CIA; Aanchal Gupta, Facebook director of security; Daniel C. Holtzman, United States Air Force cyber technical director; Pablos Holman, tech futurist and inventor; Kim Keever, chief information security officer and senior vice president of security and technology […]

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With a huge shortage in cybersecurity staff and automation alone unable to fill the gap, security operations centers need a new strategy. Government agencies and companies wage daily battles against sophisticated hackers and unexpected intrusions. A good security operations center should operate like a hospital emergency room where physicians rely heavily on the support of […]

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Getty Getty People often ask, “When does the pain of a security breach finally end?” The answer is often a surprise. It isn’t over when you’ve removed a hacker or insider threat from your network environment, just as it doesn’t begin with the discovery of patient zero of a cyber attack. It ends when your […]

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The notoriety and concern that cybersecurity evokes is far from unfounded. Discussion on the topic has become a standing agenda item for C-suites and boards of directors, and incidents themselves have become major worldwide news. Executives in companies across all industries are increasingly answering questions about how they are responding to breaches and attacks or, […]

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To better defend America’s critical infrastructure, there needs to be a paradigm shift toward establishing stronger public-private partnerships, federal leaders said Thursday. “We’ve heard for a very long time this notion of ‘whole of government,’ or a ‘whole of government response,’” retired Lt. Gen. Reynold Hoover told attendees of the Association for Federal Information Resources […]

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LANCASTER, Calif., March 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — If you’ve ever had to replace a credit card because of a data breach from a retailer, or received notice from a healthcare provider that your personal information may have been compromised, you have a taste of the damage hackers can do. But have you thought about what a […]

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