Pasquotank-Camden Emergency Medical Services is moving patients’ billing data to a new, cloud-based service, in another step to protect that sensitive information after last year’s cyberattack on the county. Pasquotank County commissioners last week approved spending about $14,600 to switch from TriTech, EMS’ current billing software provider, to Ambulance Information Management, of Slippery Rock, Pa. […]

Sir, – After approximately 75 years of enjoying the advantage provided by the Nato security blanket without having to pay for it, Ireland will soon find itself in a very different geopolitical landscape, with both the UK and US repositioning their places in the world. Ireland is soon going to have to take a lot […]

The upgrades were recommended by AEMO in its integrated system plan, which outlined the transmission upgrades needed to keep a “reliable and affordable grid into the future”. Minister for Energy and Emissions Redaction, Angus Taylor, said transmission was playing an increasingly important role in managing the intermittency of renewables and sharing reliable generation across the national […]

Gary Denman, vice-president ANZ at McAfee, made his comments in response to a report from the Committee for the Economic Development of Australia revealing that 93% of Australian CIOs say they are willing to hire foreign talent, and highlighting that 88% of CIOs believe it is more challenging to source qualified IT professionals now compared to […]

The IDCARE Identity Recovery Service was launched at an event themed “Privacy and Care” at the Joint Cyber Security Centre in Sydney on this week. IDCARE — Australia and New Zealand’s national identity and cyber support service — provides an informed and comprehensive response to any compromise of an individual’s identity information. NSW Government chief […]

Mozilla, maker of the Firefox browser, is restricting the government of the United Arab Emirates to become one of company’s internet security watchdogs, after a Reuters report last week uncovered a cyber espionage program by UAE. UAE’s move to become a globally accepted gatekeeper for internet security with authority to certify the safety of websites […]

As tensions with China have escalated over the past year, Washington, D.C., is finally waking up to the threats posed by Beijing’s longstanding espionage and cyber hacking. And later this month, the congressionally mandated U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission will hold hearings on the impact of U.S. reliance on China’s pharmaceutical products. I’ll be […]

In this quarter, Botnet command control (CC) traffic remains significantly above the monthly averages of 2018, although it would appear that in June some botnet operators have taken a vacation. Two new credential stealers and a dropper that has been around the block have all made it onto our Top 20 list for malware families […]

In this quarter, Botnet command control (CC) traffic remains significantly above the monthly averages of 2018, although it would appear that in June some botnet operators have taken a vacation. Two new credential stealers and a dropper that has been around the block have all made it onto our Top 20 list for malware families […]