Cyber Threats

Editor’s note: The following content is sponsored by Polsinelli PC but independently produced by Startland News. We see the fallout nearly every day.Another company, government or celebrity that’s been technologically compromised, prompting officials to scramble on how to best calm customers, citizens and stakeholders. And when you lead one of the nation’s top cybersecurity law […]

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When it comes to cybersecurity, the insider threat is one of the most vexing challenges faced by healthcare organizations. It is the internal threat posed by employees, contractors or business associates that have information and access to the data and computer systems of that healthcare provider. This particular threat isn’t driven by evil intent, but […]

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At the request of several Federal agencies, the Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) has created and released a framework for organizations to better share indications and warnings (IW) of cyberattacks and deconstruct that data into indicators that can be monitored. “The intent of this framework is to give government, academic, and industry professionals a […]

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Ransom Computer Hacker Data Extortion 3d Illustration Shows Ransomware Used To Attack Computer Data And Blackmail A new report looking at the behavior, market conduct and outcomes of ransomware attacks, suggests that there is not only honor among cyber thieves, but that the ransomware market is becoming efficient, even automated. Coveware, a company that specializes […]

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By Pádraig Hoare It is taking more than 200 days before many firms realise they have had a cybersecurity breach plus another 60 to remedy the damage caused, an expert has said. Ward Solutions chief executive Pat Larkin says research has shown that 75% of firms breached were informed by a third party. He was […]

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RiskSense, Inc., pioneering risk-based vulnerability prioritization and management, today announced its AI-Assisted Pen Testing Service called Attack Surface Validation for Election Systems which provides complete visibility and prioritization of security vulnerabilities that enables any district to remediate problems before the midterms. Immediate findings are delivered through the RiskSense cloud-service and cover the assessment of a […]

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Garrison has announced that it has received £22.9m funding — lead by Dawn Capital — for pioneering safe web browsing technology Garrison has raised £22.9 million in additional funds from London-based investors, in order to accelerate it’s development of national security grade technology for commercial use. Garrison — founded in 2014 by David Garfield and […]

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SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RiskSense®, Inc., pioneering risk-based vulnerability prioritization and management, today announced its AI-Assisted Pen Testing Service called Attack Surface Validation for Election Systems which provides complete visibility and prioritization of security vulnerabilities that enables any district to remediate problems before the midterms. Immediate findings are delivered through the RiskSense cloud-service and cover the assessment […]

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