Cyber Security

Video Roundtable: Cyber security – How to deal with the threat to content 2018-06-18T09:17:00Z For broadcasters and media firms, cyber security threats come from a range of sources, including hackers, government agencies and cyber criminals. In this IBC365 discussion, a panel of experts explore what can be done to protect content and safeguard businesses. … read more […]

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THE KEY The headquarters of the Office of Personnel Management in Washington on June 5, 2015. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg) It has been four years since hackers stole personal information from 22 million people through the Office of Personnel Management, and only now are we seeing concrete evidence that the data is being used in financial crimes. A woman admitted […]

CrowdStrike, a Sunnyvale, Calif.-based cybersecurity firm, has raised $200 million in new funding at a valuation exceeding $3 billion by private investors, the company said Tuesday. CrowdStrike was founded in 2011 by executives formerly at the helm of cybersecurity firm McAfee. The firm sells “endpoint” security software, a crowded segment of cybersecurity market that aims […]

By Fred Donovan June 19, 2018 – Siemens Healthineers is warning about two cybersecurity vulnerabilities affecting its RAPID blood-gas analyzers that could enable attackers to compromise the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the devices.  The vulnerabilities affect the RAPIDLab 12 system, a cartridge-based blood-gas, electrolyte, and metabolite analyzer designed for use in medium- to high-volume clinical laboratories, […]

Natural gas producers believe that Energy Secretary Rick Perry has raised the issue of cyber security of gas pipelines to justify bailing out a coal sector that President Donald Trump has promised to revive. Natural gas producers believe that Energy Secretary Rick Perry has… WASHINGTON – More than 300,000 miles of natural gas transmission lines […]

CrowdStrike, the developer of a security technology that looks at changes in user behavior on networked devices and uses that information to identify potential cyber threats, has reached a $3 billion valuation on the back of a new $200 million round of funding. The company’s hosted endpoint security technology has seen tremendous adoption worldwide and […]

Think about your day-to-day job as one of the many cybersecurity experts working in the industry today: Do you often find yourself frantically typing queries into search engines? Do you struggle to get ahead of problems because you’re scrambling just to keep up? Do you feel like your skills are behind? Does it feel like […]