Cyber Threats

Hollande: “Russia is using all of its means to influence public opinion.” (Photo: elysee.fr) The threat was publicly recognised by president Francois Hollande, who accused Russia of trying to interfere in the campaign, ahead of the first round on 23 April and a run-off on 7 May. “Russia is using all of its means to […]

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Corporate IT teams have been under a great deal of pressure since a spate of massive data breaches exposed numerous weaknesses in the average security program. As teams worked overtime throughout 2016 to shore up the gaps, one type of malware flourished at an incredible pace. As recent cybersecurity infographics and my company’s Annual Threat Report have […]

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Thursday, March 16, 2017 U.S. DOJ Official Warns of Cyber Threat The Westport-Weston Chamber of Commerce and Sach Walsh Insurance today sponsored a cyber security seminar run by the Travelers Institute, held at the Westport Inn. It was part a national series to help businesses understand the ongoing threat of cyber invasion. Keynote speaker Josh […]

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Hollande: “Russia is using all of its means to influence public opinion.” (Photo: elysee.fr) The threat was publicly recognised by president Francois Hollande, who accused Russia of trying to interfere in the campaign, ahead of the first round on 23 April and a run-off on 7 May. “Russia is using all of its means to […]

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Along with industry partners from multiple sectors, the two agencies are calling for increased collaboration between industry, government and law enforcement in the face of a growing and fast-changing threat. The report says the past year has been punctuated by global cyber attacks on a scale and boldness not seen before. This included the largest […]

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Cyber crime – Image credit: elhombredenegro via Flickr The cyber threat to UK business is “significant and growing”, according to a new security report. The first joint report by the new National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and the National Crime Agency (NCA), The Cyber Threat to UK Business, also warns that cyber attacks in the […]

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Industry officials told lawmakers at a House Homeland Security Committee’s cybersecurity panel hearing Thursday that that U.S. government is hesitant to facilitate cyber threat data sharing with stakeholders in the private sector, Nextgov reported Thursday. Scott Montgomery, a vice president at Intel Security, told House committee members that U.S. government investigators’ reluctance to share threat data […]

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Follow @cody_knipfer Cody Knipfer Cody Knipfer is the technology and cybersecurity fellow at Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (YPFP). He is also an associate at PoliSpace and expe …. Read more WE BRING YOU PERSPECTIVES FROM AROUND THE WORLD. HELP US TO INFORM AND EDUCATE. YOUR DONATION IS TAX-DEDUCTIBLE. <!– Tags China cyber attacks newscyber […]

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