Cyber Threats

MONROE, La., April 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Businesses, governments and consumers should pay more attention to the risk posed by botnets, according to a new threat report released by CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL). Experience the interactive Multichannel News Release here: https://www.multivu.com/players/English/8085056-centurylink-2018-threat-report/

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Last month, the Department of Homeland Security issued a rare public alert about a large-scale Russian cyber campaign targeting U.S. infrastructure. The news raised serious concerns about vulnerabilities in the nation’s power grid and other critical infrastructure assets. All too often, concerns over cybersecurity threats are limited to stolen data or emailed malware programs. Leading […]

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Britain faces a looming threat of possible cyber-attack from Russia, the U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Sunday. Johnson warned during a BBC broadcast on Sunday of the possibility that Russia may retaliate against U.K. sanctions following the Salisbury attack and Western-allied strikes on Syria by targeting power networks or national infrastructure in Britain. […]

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Faye Francy, Executive Director at Auto-ISAC, discusses how one company’s detection of a potential attack can help another company prevent a security breach… Vehicle connectivity is transforming the automotive industry, enabling safer, cleaner, more fuel efficient and smarter vehicles. However, as consumers demand new capabilities and enhanced connectivity, the automotive industry is becoming more vulnerable […]

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How it works: 5G networks require a combination of low-, mid- and high-frequency airwaves to provide faster data speeds with lower lag time. A big infrastructure upgrade is needed: Networks will need a lot of new radio frequencies (allocated by governments) that will be transmitted by hundreds of thousands of new small antennas. How the […]

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Employees of the Security Service of Ukraine have stopped using Russian software at one of the state enterprises in the field of water transport in Mykolaiv region. Law enforcement officers established that the state maritime operator, which is of strategic importance for the economy and security of Ukraine in the sphere of water transport, bought […]

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Britain’s intelligence agencies are on the alert for possible revenge attacks by the Kremlin in response to the Syria airstrikes, after reports that a disinformation operation linked to Russia was increasing its output. Boris Johnson warned yesterday that Russia could retaliate through cyberattacks on the NHS or power networks. “You have to take every possible […]

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General Michael Hayden, a retired U.S. Air Force four-star general and the former Director of the National Security Agency (NSA) and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), has extensive knowledge and understanding of how to handle conflict and combat. During his time serving in a variety of senior positions, including responsibility for a combat support agency of […]

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