WHITEFISH Its been quite the season for Whitefish volleyball, and things got even weirder on Tuesday night. Just weeks after a cyber terror threat canceled homecoming week festivities, a power outage that included Whitefish High School threatened the celebration on senior night. Power was restored just in time, however, and the Bulldogs went on to […]

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(Bloomberg) — Global bank chiefs descended on a summit in Washington with a warning for regulators: Opening the financial system to thousands of fintech startups and Silicon Valley titans may unleash a wave of cybercrime. Word is, governments are starting to see those dangers too. “The regulators have woken up,” Barclays Plc Chief Executive Officer […]

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In the wake of accusations from United States intelligence agencies that Russia hacked into Democratic Party emails, thus helping Donald Trump to election victory last year, a report from Australia’s intelligence agency said the country’s national security resources are focused on preventing foreign threat actors from “targeting a range of Australian interests”. In its 2016-17 […]

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It’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month, and it couldn’t have come at a better time, considering we all just went through National Equifax Breach Awareness Month. Consider freezing or locking your credit files at all three credit bureaus. If you’re still upset with the credit bureau for the hack that exposed the personal data of more […]

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The Trump administration is already developing a pattern of being long on oratory but short on tangible action, and, sad to say, the President’s cybersecurity Executive Order is following the script. No matter, it seems, that massive and increasing cyberattacks domestically and internationally are shredding confidence in the ability of major institutions to protect sensitive, […]

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From spying, stealing, and leaking state, military, and trade secrets, cybersecurity researchers at Kaspersky Lab discovered that cybercriminals operating in the region now aim for monetary gain as they infect banks in APAC countries. The global cybersecurity company said active Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) groups have successfully breached financial institutions in Malaysia, South Korea, Indonesia, […]

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ANALYSIS/OPINION: Russian President Vladimir Putin’s regime has been highly aggressive in pursuing cyberwar and cyberespionage at least since its 2007 attacks on the Estonian government. The fact that it is routinely attacking U.S. defense and intelligence cyber-networks can be no surprise. During the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign Russian government ads appeared on several U.S. social […]

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(Getty Images) K-12 schools in at least three states have been targeted for extortion by hackers, and institutions of higher education may be subject to the same cyberthreat, a cybersecurity official at the U.S. Department of Education warned this week. Recent cases emphasize how critical it is for schools and colleges to anticipate a cyberattack […]

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Companies may be nervous about the impact of next year’s new data protection (GDPR) rules, but Osirium Technologies PLC’s (LON:OSI) chief executive David Guyatt is rubbing his hands. Regulation with teeth Why is this good for Osirium? Control that access Leadership material SAAS Experienced team Another unicorn … read more at: http://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/185720/osirium-technologies-ready-for-the-cyber-threat-185720.html

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