Cyber Security

China adopted a controversial cyber security law that imposes new requirements on tech companies, including local data storage, government certification of hardware, unspecified “technical support” and censorship. Foreign businesses fear the measures will be used to stifle competition. — [Josh Chin and Eva Dou / Wall Street Journal] Looking to repair its damaged reputation after […]

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BEIJING China adopted a controversial cyber security law on Monday to counter what Beijing says are growing threats such as hacking and terrorism, but the law triggered concerns among foreign business and rights groups. The legislation, passed by China’s largely rubber-stamp parliament and set to take effect in June 2017, is an “objective need” of […]

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Surrounded by desert marigold and prickly pear at the Ritz-Carlton’s Dove Mountain resort in Arizona’s Sonoran Desert, presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton revealed her greatest fears when facing cyberattacks. “It’s not only what others do to us and what we do to them and how many people are involved in it,” she said, recounting how the […]

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Cyber Security Experts, weekend, took into consideration, reasons government and organisations should protect their communication infrastructure. Some of the experts, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Facebook, Mr. Alex Stamos; President, Information Security Society of Africa-Nigeria (ISAAN) Dr. David Isiavwe, among others said that organisations, boards and CEOs need to be proactive in dealing with cyber […]

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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, D-CT, is calling on the Federal Trade Commission to take action to ensure that “botnet” attacks, such as a recent one that took down websites operated by Amazon, the New York Times and Twitter, don’t happen again. “While unprecedented, this episode was hardly unpredictable and could just be a preview of […]

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Mumbai: Following the data theft that impacted 32 lakh debit cards recently, insurers see a surge in demand for cyber insurance and have warned of a spike in cyber risk cover premiums. In the biggest-ever security breach in the domestic banking sector, over 32 lakh debit cards of various banks were compromised after a cyber […]

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It is pretty clear judging by the indicators of compromise [IOCs]. The binaries that were used to hack the DNC as well as Podesta’s email as well as some other Democratic campaign folks, those IOCs match binaries and also infrastructure that was used in attacks that were previously recorded by others as having Russian origin. […]

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