Russian President Vladimir Putin listens during the opening session of the newly elected State Duma, Russia’s lower house of parliament, in Moscow on Oct. 5, 2016.(Photo: Alexei Nikolsky, AP) MOSCOW — A gigabyte of leaked emails this week to a top aide of Russian President Vladimir Putin reveal direct political and financial ties with pro-Russian […]

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October 27, 2016 Thomas Schreck, principal engineer of Simenes’ CERT, alongside Margrete Raaum, leader of the KraftCERT from Norway told an audience at 4SICS 2016 on why cyber-threat intelligence plays an important part in information sharing in the energy industry. Thomas Schreck, principal engineer of Simenes’ CERT, alongside Margrete Raaum, leader of the KraftCERT from […]

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October 27, 2016 Thomas Schreck, principal engineer of Simenes’ CERT, alongside Margrete Raaum, leader of the KraftCERT from Norway told an audience at 4SICS 2016 on why cyber-threat intelligence plays an important part in information sharing in the energy industry. Thomas Schreck, principal engineer of Simenes’ CERT, alongside Margrete Raaum, leader of the KraftCERT from […]

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At a time when the banking sector is grappling with a possible systemic risk brought upon by the data breach of 3.2 million cards, banking technology experts at the Business Standard Banking Technology Round Table said banks should collaborate to tighten the security framework. Even though India is still far from a defined cyber security […]

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The consequences of a security breach in the healthcare sector can be severe, yet a new survey reveals that healthcare staff are among the most likely to fall victim to social engineering attacks. The study from SecurityScorecard exposes vulnerabilities across 700 healthcare organizations including medical treatment facilities, health insurance agencies and healthcare manufacturing companies. Among […]

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The consequences of a security breach in the healthcare sector can be severe, yet a new survey reveals that healthcare staff are among the most likely to fall victim to social engineering attacks. The study from SecurityScorecard exposes vulnerabilities across 700 healthcare organizations including medical treatment facilities, health insurance agencies and healthcare manufacturing companies. Among […]

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President Barack Obama walks past Chinese President Xi Jinping / AP BY: Bill Gertz Follow @BillGertz October 27, 2016 4:59 am Chinese spies repeatedly infiltrated U.S. national security agencies, including official email accounts, and stole U.S. secrets on Pentagon war plans for a future conflict with China, according to a forthcoming congressional commission report. “The […]

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Will our cars be safe from hacking? At the same time that the automotive industry is speeding up developments in vehicle autonomy, concerns about securing vehicles are growing. This week the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued ar report containing vehicle cyber security recommendations, according to Reuters. The NHTSA guidelines were […]

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