Cylance, an Irvine, California-based cybersecurity startup that taps machine-learning and artificial intelligence (A.I.) to thwart malware, has raised $100 million in a Series D round led by Blackstone Tactical Opportunities and Insight Venture Partners, with participation from existing investors. The company was founded in 2012 by Stuart McClure, who sold an Internet security firm to […]

Production continues apace on Paramount’s Ghost in the Shell adaptation, with a new slew of set photos revealing Scarlett Johansson on the bustling streets of Hong Kong. There’s also a first look at Pilou Asbæk (Game of Thrones), who stars opposite Johansson’s cybernetic ninja as Batou. Have a gander at… read more at:

The White House expects to solidify the United States’ cyber relationship with India in the next two months. “Cooperation on cyber issues is a key component of the bilateral relationship between India and the United States,” says a news release from the White House. “The two countries have a strategic cyber relationship that reflects their […]

Which is a greater financial cyber threat: North Korea or the National Security Agency? The answer should be obvious – but it’s not. Last month brought news of several new hack attacks on banks and financial institutions. Someone impersonating the New York Federal Reserve Bank stole $81 million from the central bank of Bangladesh. Reports […]

Boston/New York:  U.S. regulators on Tuesday told banks to review the cyber security they have in place to protect against fraudulent money transfers and other threats to a global payments network, months after hackers stole $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank’s account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. The notice from the […]

FRISCO, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In the fifth paragraph, first sentence should read: TAXII (instead of TAXI). In the seventh paragraph, company name should read: Highmark Health (instead of Highmark Inc.) The corrected release reads: HITRUST PILOT ADVANCES HEALTH INDUSTRY CYBER THREAT SHARING TO COMBAT RANSOMWARE AND OTHER CYBER ATTACKS Enhancements to ISAO Address Gaps in Collection and […]