Cyber Security

A panel of government and aviation-industry experts has reached a preliminary agreement on proposed cybersecurity standards for airliners, including the concept of cockpit alerts in the event that critical safety systems are hacked, according to people familiar with the matter. Some of the recommendations, these people said, incorporate work already under way to create an […]

June 13, 2016 Cyber-security companies can cooperate to help facilitate and encourage standardisation of certifications and practices and even exercise their power at a global level to influence policy-making say Chris Southworth and Allen Dixon. Chris Southworth, director, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in the UK Cyber-crime is a truly global issue – having no […]

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of endpoint protection and response, security and compliance solutions, today announced the results of a survey of 278 information security professionals attending Infosecurity Europe 2016. The conference took place June 7–9, 2016, at the Olympia Conference Centre in London. On June 23rd, a referendum will be held to […]

BOSTON — A delegation of Massachusetts government officials and business leaders are headed to Israel. The group is scheduled to arrive Friday in Tel Aviv and attend an international cybersecurity conference. State officials say a number of Massachusetts cybersecurity companies have ties to Israel. Several members of Republican Gov. Charlie Baker’s administration will be part […]

At 6:30am on Tuesday, May 24, someone began banging on the front door of Justin Shafer’s home in North Richland Hills, Texas. When Shafer and his wife answered the door, they found a dozen FBI agents with guns drawn. Shafer, 36, still in his boxer shorts, was allegedly handcuffed, according to a Daily Dot report. […]

MIDDLETOWN — The Southeastern New England Defense Industry Alliance, a nonprofit organization focused on national security issues, has developed five-day certification preparation programs for cybersecurity professional candidates in collaboration with the Community College of Rhode Island. The next program, created through a Real Jobs RI grant, is scheduled to begin Monday, June 20, at CCRI […]

With the advent of “smart living” and the leaps and bounds that technology takes almost on a day by day basis, it becomes important to think about how secure our digital footprint is in our work and personal lives, all of which is connected. Vigilance and security becomes just as important as the technology that […]