Shared, consistent responsibilities Scott Laliberte, managing director of the global information security practice at consulting firm Protiviti, said enterprise IT leaders should start by recognizing that a hybrid IT environment requires a division of security responsibilities that isn’t present in an all-on-premises or purely cloud scenario. “You have shared responsibilities, you have responsibilities handled by […]

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I’ve written about SOAPA for almost a year now, here’s a link to the original blog I posted last November.  The concept seems to be catching on in the industry, I’ve had lots of industry leaders participate in SOAPA videos with me and there are many more videos in the works.  I’m happy to say […]

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It is not a matter of if you will be attacked, but when. No organization, be those international institutions, government agencies or small businesses can ever be 100 per cent cyberattack proof, as several examples have recently indicated. Therefore preparedness, in the form of testing cybersecurity structure via different tools for any potential attacks, is […]

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Australia should “name and shame” countries behind state-sponsored hacking to build up international pressure against the practice, a cyber-security expert has said in the wake of the major breach of a defence subcontractor. And the Turnbull government may soon start doing exactly that, Australia’s cyber affairs ambassador Toby Feakin has told Fairfax Media, citing greater […]

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New Delhi [India], Oct 12 : Kaspersky Lab unriddles today the mysterious threat of cyberespionage against countries, critical infrastructure, and companies in the region as part of its 3rd Asia Pacific (APAC) Cyber Security Weekend in Phuket, Thailand. The company’s annual cyber-security conference in the region will bring together its top security experts along with […]

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According to headlines, we just learned that “Russia hacked NSA documents with aid from antivirus software.” What actually happened was that a hacking group alleged to be Russian bad guys somehow managed to hack through a vulnerability in Kaspersky anti-virus software to steal sensitive information on a home PC. The headline should have read “NSA […]

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Oct. 12, 2017 – The Center for Digital Government announced the winners of its seventh-annual Cybersecurity Leadership and Innovation Awards today. The annual Cybersecurity Leadership and Innovation Awards program, underwritten by McAfee, recognizes the cybersecurity-related contributions of state and local government, education and healthcare organizations and leaders. Winners are evaluated on creativity and leadership, the utilization […]

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Twenty-four local high school students and 12 teachers sleuthed through a scavenger hunt as part of the  GenCyber Camp hosted by the University of West Florida Center for Cybersecurity. Gregg Pachkowski/gregg@pnj.com … read more at: http://www.pnj.com/story/news/2017/10/11/uwf-host-cybersecurity-career-day/755930001/

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