The provincially-owned transit agency detected the threat roughly a week ago, and believes that although the attack did breach a firewall, no customer private information was compromised. … read more at: https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2018/01/23/metrolinx-targeted-by-north-korean-cyberattack.html

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WASHINGTON — Since a leaked draft of the Defense Department’s nuclear posture review was revealed by the Huffington Post, analysts and arms control experts have sounded alarms about language in the document that suggests the Trump administration would broaden the scenarios where it would be acceptable to use nuclear weapons. “For the first time in […]

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Rep. Terri Sewell, D-Birmingham, on Tuesday toured UAB’s cybersecurity center, where students have helped shut down Islamic extremists on Facebook, catch hackers engaging in financial crimes and contributed to seizing hundreds of thousands of doses of illegal drugs. UAB’s Center for Information Assurance and Joint Forensics Research opened in 2011. About 40 students are part […]

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With cybersecurity a top concern at the annual World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland, Yahoo Finance asked experts: What is the topic or topics that business and government leaders should be focusing on when it comes to cybersecurity and policy in 2018? Jason Glassberg, co-founder of Casaba Security, responded that currently the most pressing topics […]

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Shutterstock Beneath everyday web traffic, there’s a fierce battle raging for the security of the Internet. On one side are the villains; cyber criminals ranging from thrill-seeking amateurs to nation states. On the other side are the cybersecurity professionals, including researchers and analysts, all of whom seek to protect data. The odds of either side […]

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The discovery of an aggressive cyber espionage campaign run out of Lebanon shows that even small nations are entering the hacking-for-secrets game and tallying victories, sometimes with shoddy but effective techniques. The 6-year-old campaign that was still unfolding as of last week breached computers and mobile devices in 21 countries, including the United States, researchers […]

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SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Last year was a banner year for cyber crime; more data was stolen in the first six months of 2017 than in the entirety of 2016. Gemalto’s Breach Level Index found that over 900 data breaches occurred during the first half of 2017, compromising 1.9 billion records. According to Jing Xie, senior […]

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PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) – A critical state-run computer system that distributes billions of dollars in funding to public schools is so outdated, it could pose a cybersecurity risk, state Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas told lawmakers Monday. Douglas told the Arizona House Committee on Education that the state’s school finance system, known as APOR/CHAR, […]

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The cornerstone of democracy is the electoral process. The very definition of a democratic country is one that conducts free, fair and open elections. More than any other norm of behavior, the idea of an election that periodically counts the votes of citizens is at the heart of America’s understanding of a liberal (small “l”) […]

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