The war against cybercriminals won’t be won alone. To keep hackers at bay, security vendors are establishing more ways for their customers to cooperate and share data about the latest threats — even as it sparks concerns about trust and competition. “We have to win this war together,” said Ben Johnson, chief security strategist of Carbon […]

The intellectual property agreement the U.S. and China signed last year has seemingly not been honored, as sensitive and valuable information has been targeted and obtained by hackers allegedly employed by the Chinese government. In an interview with “60 Minutes,” Assistant Attorney General for National Security John Carlin explained the threat. “Our economy depends on the ability to […]

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Office of Extended Studies, InfraGard Pittsburgh and ST Bank will present “Securing Our Region: A Cyber Security Seminar” on July 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex, 711 Pratt Drive. The event is free and open to the community, but registration ahead of time […]

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Government officials are being targeted by very simple methods of cyber-espionage. Image: iStock Hackers using only the most basic forms of cyberattack have been able to successfully steal files from high-profile governmental and diplomatic targets. A cyber-espionage operation has targeted individuals and organisations across the globe, although the vast… read more at: http://www.zdnet.com/article/cyber-spies-are-still-using-these-old-windows-flaws-to-target-their-victims/

Jeff Castillo works for a company that generates revenues from defending businesses and individuals against hackers and other cybercriminals. Castillo says he enjoys his job as the Philippines country manager of Fortinet, a US-based network security provider, as the competition between hackers and network security providers redefines the IT sector.  He faces constant challenges as […]

The war against cybercriminals won’t be won alone. To keep hackers at bay, security vendors are establishing more ways for their customers to cooperate and share data about the latest threats — even as it sparks concerns about trust and competition. “We have to win this war together,” said Ben Johnson, chief security strategist of Carbon […]

After mostly taking a pause on Fourth of July weekend, specialty distributors appear to be kicking in with summer alternatives for the second weekend of the month. Bleecker Street is heading out with Sundance debut Captain Fantastic starring Viggo Mortensen. Following today’s start in New York and Los Angeles, the company eventually will take the […]

July 08, 2016 Cyber disruptions will continue to impact geophysical conflicts. Expect further disruptions online from nation-state actors, says a NATO analyst who has been studying spikes in malware traffic in regions of conflict. Cyber war is catching up with physical conflict as a means of disrupting adversaries, says Kenneth Geers, a former FireEye analyst […]