December 2017

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The first week of October’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month kicked off with a bang. But it wasn’t so much because the campaign itself succeeded at generating awareness about digital threats. Just three days into the month, former Equifax CEO Rick Smith testified to Congress about how the credit-monitoring company lost sensitive data on 145.5 million Americans, […]

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What’s Next for Cybersecurity in 2018?  By Dwight Davis Is it possible to anticipate what the coming year will bring us – pro and con – on the cybersecurity front? Making precise predictions about one of the most dynamic sectors in technology would be a fool’s errand, but some current trends are almost certain to […]

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A number of NATO allies are considering a more ‘muscular’ response to state-sponsored hackers, officials said. Included in the potential set of cyber warfare principles, being drawn up by the United States, Britain, Germany, Norway, Spain, Denmark and the Netherlands, is the option to use cyber attacks to bring down enemy networks. The member nations are aiming for an agreement in […]

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Dec 1, 2017-On a chilly Thursday morning, Anil Shah, president of Nepal Bankers’ Association, the umbrella body of commercial banks, walked to the podium during a conference and warmed up the audience by asking a sort of “don’t-ask-don’t-tell” question. “Tell me honestly, how many of us use genuine software at our offices?” the CEO of […]

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Members of the House Financial Services Committee mulled concerns over cybersecurity and the pace of development for a consistently delayed project to bolster Wall Street records collection during a hearing Thursday.  “We can’t make a mistake in building [the Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT) system],” said Chris Concannon, president and chief operating officer for the Chicago Board of Options Exchange […]

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