Cyber Threats

The number one threat to healthcare data isn’t the most obvious. Rather than malevolent, faceless hackers, it’s often an organization’s own employees who open the door to theft, malware, ransomware and a host of other problems, according to IBM’s 2016 Cyber Security Intelligence Index. Sixty percent of all attacks in 2015 were made by insiders […]

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Together, the companies plan to offer security information and event management solutions that predict, prevent and detect cyber-threats to enterprise security. User and entity behavior analytics for information security specialist Securonix announced a partnership with ThetaPoint, a provider of strategic consulting and managed security services. Together, the companies plan to offer security solutions that predict, […]

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Following the arrest of 18-year-old John Coulouris—who yesterday was accused of being involved in the recent cyber threats against Livingston High School and charged accordingly—Mayor Al Anthony, Police Chief Craig Handschuch and Livingston Public Schools individually thanked the local law enforcement, district staff and the community at large for their effort and patience throughout this ongoing investigation. (It should […]

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By Nicholas Gerbis, Arizona Science Desk Rising cyberattacks threaten everything from medical records to critical infrastructure. Now a lab at Arizona State University is spotting hacker activity before cyberattacks occur. The time to fix a security flaw is before it’s exploited — just ask the Clinton campaign or the World Anti-Doping Agency. So ASU’s Paulo […]

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By Nicholas Gerbis, Arizona Science Desk Rising cyberattacks threaten everything from medical records to critical infrastructure. Now a lab at Arizona State University is spotting hacker activity before cyberattacks occur. The time to fix a security flaw is before it’s exploited — just ask the Clinton campaign or the World Anti-Doping Agency. So ASU’s Paulo […]

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden speaks via video link / AP BY: Bill Gertz Follow @BillGertz September 20, 2016 5:00 am Security officials today use the politically correct term “insider threat” to describe what were once called traitors, and no one was more aggressive in pursuing them than counterintelligence types at the National Security Agency. Thus […]

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WYANDOTTE COUNTY, Kan. – Bruce Newby’s mission is to maintain the integrity of voting in Wyandotte County. “It is our job to make sure that elections are secure and fair and honest,” said Newby, Wyandotte County’s Election Commissioner since 2006. That mission is more pressing than ever this election cycle after hacks of political groups […]

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Rising cyberattacks threaten everything from medical records to critical infrastructure. Now a lab at Arizona State University is spotting hacker activity before cyberattacks occur. The time to fix a security flaw is before it’s exploited — just ask the Clinton campaign or the World Anti-Doping Agency. So ASU’s Paulo Shakarian traces cyber threats to where […]

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