Cyber Threats

Concerns over the threat posed by cyber-attacks on power stations and electricity grids is “off the scale” in the UK energy sector, according to a leading industry figure. No other country in the world has an energy industry as worried about the risk from cyber threats, such as the WannaCry ransomware attack that recently hit […]

The Health and Human Services Department’s cyber threat sharing center hasn’t reached initial operating capacity yet, but a pair of senators already wonder if it’s a redundant effort. “It’s not clear that this new [HHS] cyber center is necessary or that it adds value,” Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said at a Wednesday Senate Homeland Security […]

A leading business chamber on Friday ranked ‘Information and Cyber Insecurity as the most significant threat to business perception and operations in the country. According to a Ficci report, in the recent past, there has been an increase in the incidences of cyber-attacks and potential espionage on cyber-security. “‘Information and Cyber Insecurity’ has become more […]

NEW DELHI: Information and Cyber Insecurity is the biggest risk in 2017 for many sectors, according to the FICCI – Pinkerton India Risk Survey (IRS) 2017 released on Friday. ‘Terrorism and Insurgency’ risk, meanwhile, rising up two spots from its position last year has been ranked as the second biggest threat to businesses in India […]

St Kitts and Nevis (WINN): With cybercrime on the rise in the Caribbean region, and St. Kitts and Nevis having a 79.4% level of internet penetration, it is important that citizens take the necessary measures to protect themselves when using the internet. Speaking on WINN FM’s The Conversation programme Wednesday (June 21), Genelle Lake, an […]

St Kitts and Nevis (WINN): With cybercrime on the rise in the Caribbean region, and St. Kitts and Nevis having a 79.4% level of internet penetration, it is important that citizens take the necessary measures to protect themselves when using the internet. Speaking on WINN FM’s The Conversation programme Wednesday (June 21), Genelle Lake, an […]

A leading business chamber on Friday ranked ‘Information and Cyber Insecurity as the most significant threat to business perception and operations in the country. According to a Ficci report, in the recent past, there has been an increase in the incidences of cyber-attacks and potential espionage on cyber-security. “‘Information and Cyber Insecurity’ has become more […]

A leading business chamber on Friday ranked ‘Information and Cyber Insecurity as the most significant threat to business perception and operations in the country. According to a Ficci report, in the recent past, there has been an increase in the incidences of cyber-attacks and potential espionage on cyber-security. “‘Information and Cyber Insecurity’ has become more […]