August 2016

While tensions between the world’s superpowers in relation to hacking and cyber-espionage continues to escalate, the suspected state-sponsored hack at the Democratic National Committee (DNC) by alleged Kremlin-linked groups threatens to turn the term ‘cyberwar’ from rhetoric into reality. Amid mounting evidence that at least two hacking groups – dubbed Cosy Bear and Fancy Bear […]

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ThinkStock In response to online threats against Garden State residents, the New Jersey Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Cell is expanding operations. “It’s the state’s one-stop shop for cyber-security information sharing threat analysis and incident reporting,” NJCCIC director Mike Geraghty said. He said it doesn’t matter how big or small a company is — you are at risk […]

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The Intel Security and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) has found that over 200,000 cybersecurity jobs were left vacant in the US in 2015 and that an average of 15% of cybersecurity positions will remain vacant by 2020. “This is a global problem; a majority of respondents in all countries surveyed could link their […]

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