January 2017

President Donald Trump is due to sign an executive order Tuesday that gives each cabinet official more responsibility for the safety of data within their agency. It will be accompanied by a government-wide review of cybersecurity by the Office of Management and Budget, looking at the technology in place that guards U.S. government systems from […]

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Two of Moscow’s top cybersecurity officials are facing treason charges for cooperating with the CIA, according to a Russian news report. The accusations add further intrigue to a mysterious scandal that has had the Moscow rumour mill working in overdrive for the past week, and come not long after US intelligence accused Russia of interfering […]

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President Trump is expected to sign an executive order today on cybersecurity that will commission a review of the federal government’s capabilities and defenses, similar to reviews ordered by Obama when he took office and again last year. A draft of the order, obtained by the Washington Post, summarizes review measures Trump wants federal agencies […]

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The president is expected to sign an executive order on cyber security at 3:15 p.m. The order will advise agency and department heads that they will be held accountable for cyber security, CBS News’ Mark Knoller reports. Agency and department heads will be directed by the executive order to use the best practices from the […]

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Nick Ismail The past few months have summed up the current state of the cyber security industry. In a matter of days at the end of November the European Commission was brought offline by a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack, San Francisco’s Municipal Railway was held to ransom by ransomware in a system-wide attack and it […]

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NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Indegy, the leading provider of industrial cyber security solutions, announced today it has certified the integration of the Indegy Industrial Cyber Security Platform with HPE Security ArcSight Enterprise Security Management (ESM)™ to help organizations identify and respond to incidents that pose risks to their Industrial Control Systems (ICS) networks. This integration enables both […]

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The United States has long relied on its borders and superior military might to protect against and deter foreign aggressors. But a lack of boundaries and any rulebook in cyberspace has increased the threat and leveled the playing field today. It’s unclear how President Donald Trump, who has emphasized an “America First” approach to domestic […]

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Passengers, airlines and aeronautical authorities are worried by Cyber threats on aviation systems and infrastructure. Experts warn that delay by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) to take precautionary strategies portends danger for the sector, Correspondent KELVIN OSA-OKUNBOR reports. ThreatS to air safety across national borders are becoming worrisome for aeronautical authorities. Nigeria and its […]

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