February 2019

BOSTON — The state faces myriad threats from hackers and rogue nations trying to get into the computer systems of governments, businesses and individuals to steal confidential information and financial data, according to Massachusetts’ new cybersecurity czar. “The threat is very real, and anything that is computer-based is vulnerable to exploitation,” said Stephanie Helm, a […]

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Social media, encrypted data traffic and nation-states are just some of the cybersecurity threats organizations face, research shows. SECURITY DAILY NEWSLETTER GET SECURITY NEWS IN YOUR INBOX EVERY DAY “); } Most Recent Threats Articles Organizations Face Cyber Threats Big and Small: Research IT Security Vulnerability Roundup – February 2019 A third of companies are largely […]

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This week my organization, the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America, testified before Congress to highlight how natural gas pipeline operators are responding to cyber and physical security threats and to call for increased collaboration with our government partners. Our message is simple — while much is already being done, we must continually improve our […]

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REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Anomali published today the third annual report on the cyber threat intelligence sector in partnership with the Ponemon Institute. The report reveals continued widespread adoption of threat intelligence with 79% of North American respondents indicating they now leverage intelligence in security programs. Despite this rapid adoption, […]

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Hackers attack personal computers every 39 seconds. That’s according to a Clark School study at the University of Maryland, which found that malicious campaigns against networks and accounts affect one in three Americans annually. Corporations have it nearly as bad: 64 percent faced web-based breaches recently. And the damage adds up. Juniper Research reports that […]

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Microsoft is launching what it’s calling the first SIEM (security information and event management) tool that is native to a major cloud platform. The offering, Azure Sentinel, aims to stand out from other SIEM tools by leveraging the scalability and flexibility of the cloud—and by tapping artificial intelligence to reduce cyberthreat noise. [Related: Microsoft Ignite […]

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