September 2017

A cybersecurity initiative launched two years ago to protect public schools in Missouri from hackers is getting good marks from educators.  It was launched in September 2015 by State Auditor Nicole Galloway and has become a permanent part of the auditor’s office’s practices. Local education officials for the most part say it’s working, though attempts to hack […]

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Getty Images BY: Charles Fain Lehman Follow @CharlesFLehman September 24, 2017 5:00 am “Medical care is the next cyber warfare,” technologist Janine Medina explained Thursday at a panel on the cybersecurity problems posed by the emerging prevalence of internet-connected medical and body-embedded devices. Medina appeared alongside several other panelists at the Atlantic Council to discuss […]

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Markets regulator Sebi plans to rope in a third-party agency to identify and classify security holes in its entire information technology infrastructure and suggest measures to mitigate such risks. To provide these services, Sebi has issued a notice inviting expression of interest (EoI) from the interested parties. This comes at a time when several malware […]

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The Equifax data breach was yet another cybersecurity incident involving the theft of significant personal data from a large company. Moreover, it is another reminder that the modern world depends on critical systems, networks and data repositories that are not as secure as they should be. And it signals that these data breaches will continue […]

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News Staff <!––> Make text smaller Make text larger Ronnie Viera leading IT team Related Stories The best IT professionals on the island will help ensure Bermuda deals with risks associated with the internet, national security minister Wayne Caines told the House of Assembly yesterday. Mr Caines gave an update on his ministrys plan to […]

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A rash of recent high-profile cyber attacks has security experts scrambling to find solutions. “You cannot have an unrealistic set of expectations and believe your system will never be penetrated,” Michael Chertoff, former Secretary of Homeland Security under George W. Bush, told Yahoo Finance at the annual Concordia Summit in New York City. “You need […]

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Fargo, ND – Whether it’s threats from other nations or keyboard jockeys trying to make a quick buck off of selling your information, the next generation of cyber security experts have to get an aging IT infrastructure caught up with the 21st century. “Y’know you have code that was, perhaps, developed before connection to the […]

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