Cyber Threats

As the need to defend data against cyber threats increased the demand for open and efficient security operations, global cybersecurity firm McAfee on Thursday launched new endpoint and cloud solutions. The solutions, unveiled at the MPOWER Cybersecurity Summit here, go beyond machine learning to take advantage of the speed and accuracy of advanced analytics, deep […]

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Every day, it seems, news of another cyber breach emerges. From huge entertainment companies to credit agencies to fast-food operations, cyber attackers are doing their dirty work and putting the public at risk. Name a company—Sony, Experian, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Arby’s, Saks Fifth Avenue—and it has been victimized. The implications are staggering—recent disclosures show […]

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Lately the world has been ending a lot. An earthquake in Mexico. A rain bomb in Houston. Blood in Barcelona and wildfires in wine country. A madman in Sin City and madness in Mogadishu. Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un lobbing insults and vowing to lob missiles. Spit-shined fascists in European capitals grabbing at the levers […]

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North Korea has dominated the headlines in recent weeks, as international tension climbs over the country’s nuclear aspirations and capabilities. In the cyber realm alone, it has been reported that the country’s hackers stole U.S.-South Korean military contingency plans, when South Korean officials mistakenly exposed their own internal military network by connecting it to the internet. […]

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(Bloomberg) — Global bank chiefs descended on a summit in Washington with a warning for regulators: Opening the financial system to thousands of fintech startups and Silicon Valley titans may unleash a wave of cybercrime. Word is, governments are starting to see those dangers too. “The regulators have woken up,” Barclays Plc Chief Executive Officer […]

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In the wake of accusations from United States intelligence agencies that Russia hacked into Democratic Party emails, thus helping Donald Trump to election victory last year, a report from Australia’s intelligence agency said the country’s national security resources are focused on preventing foreign threat actors from “targeting a range of Australian interests”. In its 2016-17 […]

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(Getty Images) K-12 schools in at least three states have been targeted for extortion by hackers, and institutions of higher education may be subject to the same cyberthreat, a cybersecurity official at the U.S. Department of Education warned this week. Recent cases emphasize how critical it is for schools and colleges to anticipate a cyberattack […]

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Companies may be nervous about the impact of next year’s new data protection (GDPR) rules, but Osirium Technologies PLC’s (LON:OSI) chief executive David Guyatt is rubbing his hands. Regulation with teeth Why is this good for Osirium? Control that access Leadership material SAAS Experienced team Another unicorn … read more at: http://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/185720/osirium-technologies-ready-for-the-cyber-threat-185720.html

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(Bloomberg) — Global bank chiefs descended on a summit in Washington with a warning for regulators: Opening the financial system to thousands of fintech startups and Silicon Valley titans may unleash a wave of cybercrime. Word is, governments are starting to see those dangers too. “The regulators have woken up,” Barclays Plc Chief Executive Officer […]

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