Category Archives: Cybersecurity

Insider & Outsider Threats in Today’s Digital Age

Insider & Outsider Threats in Today's Digital Age What is the value of trust? How much do you trust the security of your business in today's’ digital age? Would you know if an attacker breached your infrastructure and sent out sensitive data? Would you know if a trusted insider sent out sensitive data against policy?…
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Presidential Executive Order on Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure … Is your report ready?

Presidential Executive Order on Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure … Is your report ready? May 11, 2017 Section 1 c (ii) of the Presidential Executive Order on Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure, where the Executive Order mandates that the NIST Cybersecurity Framework is the guideline that all…
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Senate, House Versions of Cyber Hygiene Bill Introduced

NIST, FTC, DHS would work together

Jun 30, 2017 05:21 AM ET

Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) has introduced a "cyber hygiene" bill, H.R. 3010, which would require the National Institute of Standards and Technology to come up with cyber security best practices.

The goal is to better protect from attacks that Eshoo says cost the economy almost a half-trillion dollars a year. "The scary truth is that data security experts have suggested 90 percent of successful cyberattacks are due to system administrators overlooking two integral pillars of network security: cyber hygiene and security management," she said.

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Europe hit by massive cyberattack

Europe hit by massive cyberattack By Associated Press June 27, 2017 | 11:20am | Updated "PARIS — A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard. Company and government officials reported serious intrusions at the Ukrainian power grid, banks and government offices, where…
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