Cyber Security

Data Chief Role Is as Much an Art as a Science These Banks Are Funding Fintech Seven Ways Small Banks Are Going Paperless A close look at the cybersecurity rules New York State financial regulators proposed this week finds much that is familiar from federal bank guidelines, but a new breadth and depth. While large […]

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Universities in San Diego are reporting strong interest in the advanced courses they’ve begun offering in cybersecurity and anti-terrorism issues. San Diego State University recently added 66 students to its Graduate Program in Homeland Security — twice the number it reported a year ago. The University of San Diego has a similar number of graduate-level students barely one year after it created the Center […]

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The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) has proposed cybersecurity regulation for financial services companies that aims to protect New York state’s financial services industry from an increasing risk of cyber attacks, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced. The proposed regulation is the first of its kind in the U.S. It requires banks, insurance companies and […]

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Image: iStock Like death and taxes, few things are more certain than the annual deluge of cybersecurity breaches, which shows no sign of abating despite the best efforts of the ‘good guys’ — the security industry, CSIOs, government bodies, ‘white hat’ hackers, academics and others. Another fixture in the tech calendar… read more at: http://www.zdnet.com/article/cybersecurity-predictions-for-2016-how-are-they-doing/

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With every breaking news story about a major hack affecting the data stored by organizations ranging from government agencies to online dating sites, that need for talented people with the skills necessary to prevent the next major data brach becomes all the more obvious. Yet, it’s no secret that there’s a shortage of qualified cybersecurity professionals. A report […]

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Volkswagen Volkswagen has teamed up with cybersecurity experts to establish a new company dedicated to automotive security. On Wednesday, the German automaker said that the new company, dubbed Cymotive, is the result of the efforts of Volkswagen and three Israeli cybersecurity experts. Led by Yuval Diskin, Tsafrir Kats and Dr Tamir Bechor,… read more at: […]

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New York banks, insurers and other financial institutions could soon see implementations of stricter online security standards that would make it harder for hackers to penetrate their systems, as Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on Wednesday introduced a proposed regulation that seeks to establish a cybersecurity program for New York State’s finance industry.  In an official press release, […]

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As cars become more computerized, they’re also facing a greater risk of being hacked. That’s why Volkswagen is founding a new cyber security company devoted to protecting next-generation vehicles. On Wednesday, the automaker said it would partner with a former Israeli intelligence agency director to jointly establish a new company, called Cymotive Technologies. It’s unclear […]

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As cars become more computerized, they’re also facing a greater risk of being hacked. That’s why Volkswagen is founding a new cyber security company devoted to protecting next-generation vehicles. On Wednesday, the automaker said it would partner with a former Israeli intelligence agency director to jointly establish a new company, called Cymotive Technologies. It’s unclear […]

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