September 2016

The current managed security services provider model just doesn’t work in our information-rich world. Time to shake things up. Cybersecurity today has reached a turning point. Managing today’s cybersecurity issues requires a new model with which to identify critical information that needs to be protected, a new model to identify the threats that jeopardize that […]

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U.S. President Barack Obama (L) speaks as Chinese President Xi Jinping looks on during a welcoming ceremony for the Chinese leader at the White House for an official State Visit in Washington September 25, 2015. (Gary Cameron/Reuters). Share … read more at: http://blogs.cfr.org/cyber/2016/09/28/the-u-s-china-cyber-espionage-deal-one-year-later/

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U.S. President Barack Obama (L) speaks as Chinese President Xi Jinping looks on during a welcoming ceremony for the Chinese leader at the White House for an official State Visit in Washington September 25, 2015. (Gary Cameron/Reuters). Share … read more at: http://blogs.cfr.org/cyber/2016/09/28/the-u-s-china-cyber-espionage-deal-one-year-later/

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The way in which top government brass is speaking about the military’s cyber capabilities is shifting, with policy experts, former intelligence and current U.S. officials telling FedScoop they are seeing a move toward an outward declaration of strength. Following a closed door meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the 2016 G20 Hangzhou summit earlier this year, President Barack Obama issued a subtle warning […]

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Buy Photo Silver Creek Elementary School(Photo: Michael Clevenger/The Courier-Journal)Buy Photo A Silver Creek Middle School student was arrested after officials said he made a cyberthreat against the school. The 14-year-old juvenile, whose name was not released, was arrested Thursday morning after posting a threatening message under a fellow classmate’s name on a fake Instagram account […]

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Posted 29 September 2016 By Zachary Brennan Despite recent steps to improve cybersecurity, the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) said Thursday that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) needs to better protect industry and public health data. The report, titled “FDA Needs to Rectify Control Weaknesses That Place Industry and Public Health Data at […]

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In today’s fast-paced workforce, technology is essential to a company’s advancement, but it can also pose security threats. Jeff Floyd, a Round Rock-based cybersecurity expert, said some simple precautions can help business owners avoid putting their data at risk. “A lot of small business owners think it’s not going to happen to them,” Floyd said. […]

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