(Photo: Shutterstock) By Fadli Sidek and Jamie Rubbi-Clarke Cybercriminals will continue to innovate through ransomware The malware business is a business like any other: cyber threat groups compete and innovate, with the most successful growing and spreading rapidly. Given the success of ransomware in 2016, we will see a continuation of ransomware attacks – with […]

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Sen. Patrick Leahy says a comprehensive review of publicly released reports and more detailed information provided to members of Congress leads to an inescapable conclusion: The Russian government used cyber espionage to influence the presidential election by trying to undermine the credibility of Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. “Nobody should doubt the intelligence services on this, […]

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Tom Johansmeyer, Assistant Vice President, PCS Strategy Development at ISO, launched the Verisk Insurance Solutions reinsurance initiative, and works closely with global reinsurance and capital markets stakeholders worldwide to identify critical needs and collaborate on solutions to address them.Artemis spoke with Johansmeyer about the evolution of the catastrophe bond market, a sub-sector of the insurance-linked […]

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For the better part of the last 10 years, we have been unwillingly engaged in a developing set of battles on several cyber-fronts, including business, healthcare, industry, education and government. These have been largely a disorganized set of skirmishes that usually result in the attackers making off with valuable personal information, ransom attacks where money is […]

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Greg Stiles Mail Tribune @GregMTBusiness Everyone knows cyber-criminals pose a multitude of threats. Some of the dangers are personal, some corporate and others are national. U.S. Bank Cybersecurity Partnership Executive Jenny Menna told a Chamber Forum audience Monday that businesses are in an unprecedented cyber-threat landscape, thanks to the ubiquitous use of laptops and smartphones. […]

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Bracing for the new cyber front in warfare, French Defense Minister Jean Yves Le Drian said France is ramping up its defenses and doubling its ranks of “digital soldiers.” In a nod to Russia’s meddling in the U.S. elections, he also acknowledged  France’s infrastructure, media, and democracy are vulnerable to cyber incursions. In an interview […]

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GCHQ’s Cheltenham headquarters The seven startups selected to be included in the GCHQ’s cyber security accelerator have been announced. ADVERTISEMENT Based in Cheltenham, the accelerator will see startups working on counter intelligence, banking API intrusion detection, and digital wallets work with the UK’s spy agency as well as the Department for Culture, Media and Sport […]

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