Cyber-security executives and business decision makers question whether phishing emails or ransomware attacks are the most potent threats faced, but are businesses equipped to implement all-round risk mitigation strategies? This article originally appeared at scmagazineuk.com … read more at: https://www.pcauthority.com.au/news/phishing-or-ransomware-experts-dispute-which-is-biggest-cyber-threat-487716

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For global, national and homeland security, biosecurity represents an important component, one that has many dimensions both traditional and emerging. In this inaugural article on biosecurity, I seek to provide a foundation and a peek at one emerging, new opportunity space. A Brief Historical Foundation There have been many articles, chapters and books written on […]

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“This alert [from the Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation] provides information on Russian government actions targeting U.S. Government entities as well as organizations in the energy, nuclear, commercial facilities, water, aviation and critical manufacturing sectors.” — Joint DHS and FBI memorandum, March 15, 2018 One curiosity of the cyber-age is […]

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The government’s national cybersecurity adviser has urged social media companies to improve the way they treat personal data and encouraged users of those platforms to be more aware of what information they are offering up to the internet. Amid the heightened debate around the use of personal data online, Alastair MacGibbon, who heads the Australian […]

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Imagine the year 2027: Russian tanks rolling into Moldova from Transnistria, attempting to halt the reunification process with Romania, while NATO troops are preparing to respond to the attack, triggering a full-fledged conflict. The comic book suggests that Russia would launch a cyberattack, targeting the alliance’s unmanned tanks: graphic drawings in the brochure show that NATO forces are unaware of the brazen hacking […]

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Britain and the US have issued an unprecedented statement about their plans to develop more offensive and defensive cyberweapons amid growing online threats from Russia and terrorist groups. Jeremy Fleming, the director of GCHQ, General Sir Chris Deverell, the commander of the military force that oversees UK military cyberoperations, and Admiral Mike Rogers, the director […]

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Video NSA’s Marianne Bailey on guarding national security systems In an exclusive interview with chief intelligence correspondent Catherine Herridge, the new head of NSA cybersecurity discusses evolving threats. The United States’ top four nation-state cyber adversaries… read more at: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2018/03/24/senior-nsa-official-says-technology-is-great-but-can-bring-great-risk-in-cybersecurity.html

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LAS VEGAS ALPHARETTA, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Please replace the release from March 20, 2018 with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions. The corrected release reads: CYBER THREAT REALITIES HIGHLIGHT DEFENSESTORM CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER SESSION AT AFSA 2018 VEHICLE FINANCE CONFERENCE EXPOSITION — Cybersecurity expert Sean Cassidy discusses issues and safeguards at 2:00 p.m. PT March […]

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