February 2017

FRISCO, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HITRUST announced today the creation of a Threat Catalogue to aid healthcare organizations in improving their information security posture by better aligning cyber threats with HITRUST CSF risk factors and controls, thereby providing greater visibility into areas representing the greatest risk exposure. HITRUST undertook this initiative to improve organizational visibility into threats posed […]

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After the spate of the hacking attacks that ravaged the election period, subsequently bringing the democratic party to its knees, President Trump is set to sign an executive order for a comprehensive review of the cybersecurity posture of the United States. According to the released draft: Trump’s order will give the Department of Defense 60 […]

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Russian authorities have charged two former officers in the Federal Security Service and an employee of cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab with committing treason in the interests of the United States, according to a lawyer representing one of the three. Ivan Pavlov identified the three on Wednesday as Kaspersky employee Ruslan Stoyanov and FSB officers […]

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More than you might expect. Think back to the 2014 Sony hack, in which huge amounts of data from company employees showed up online. It was emotionally, professionally, and even financially devastating for many of them, and not because they’d actually done anything wrong. Much the same was true with the Democratic National Committee hack, […]

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Key players photos by the President and Fellows of Harvard College, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Nick Lee, Attila Kisbenedek/AFP/Getty Images, the Guardian via Getty Images. … read more at: http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/future_tense/2017/02/your_cybersecurity_self_defense_cheat_sheet.html

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