Cyber Threats

AMSTERDAM, April 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — – Hands-on guidance to financial institutions participating in CISA-driven information sharing – EclecticIQ shares expertise from specialists in threat intelligence workflow and open-source standards EclecticIQ, the most advanced cyber threat intelligence platform build for threat intelligence teams, is offering five free Workshops on “Cyber Threat Management Best Practices” to […]

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VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – UBC has issued a bulletin, saying it’s been the target of a cyber attack. The university is calling it a brute force attack. Dominic Vogel with cyber consulting firm Cyber SC says that means the attackers are trying to hack into accounts using a program to guess passwords. “Basically brute force means […]

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With data breaches making the news ever more frequently, businesses are on the look out for new ways to identify and guard against threats. Cyber threat intelligence company DomainTools has released the results of a new survey conducted by the SANS Institute on the effectiveness of using threat hunting to aggressively track and eliminate cyber […]

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The costs of business interruption due to a breach is the top cyber risk concern for businesses across all industries, according to a new survey of captives. Aon Global Risk Consulting, in its 2016 Captive Cyber Survey report, found that 95 percent of companies surveyed believe that the most important issue in cyber insurance is […]

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Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) has said the Department of Homeland Security can serve as a resource for state and local government agencies to determine strategies against sophisticated cyber threats, GCN reported Wednesday. Hurd told the publication he believes conversations between leaders at all levels of government are necessary to secure U.S. critical infrastructure. He proposed a bill that calls for the DHS’ National […]

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With data breaches making the news ever more frequently, businesses are on the look out for new ways to identify and guard against threats. Cyber threat intelligence company DomainTools has released the results of a new survey conducted by the SANS Institute on the effectiveness of using threat hunting to aggressively track and eliminate cyber […]

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MUMBAI: An ethical hacker in his mid-20s and a dozen techies at the company he cofounded have been spending sleepless nights even as the Reserve Bank of India and commercial banks were preparing for the launch of the Unified Payments Interface (UPI). Saket Modi’s Lucideus Tech was among cyber security specialists hired to keep hackers […]

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Cyber security affects all businesses and industries and is a Board level agenda item. Our quarterly eBulletin provides a round-up of best practice, news and legislative developments concerning cyber security in Europe, Asia, Australia and the USA. European Commission publishes Privacy Shield documentation On 29 February 2016, the European Commission published the legal documents designed […]

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