When your smart ID card reader comes with malware – Krebs on Security

When your smart ID card reader comes with malware – Krebs on Security

Millions of U.S. government employees and contractors have been issued a secure smart ID card that allows physical access to controlled buildings and spaces, and provides access to government computer systems and networks with the security level suitable for card holder. But many government employees aren’t provided with an approved card reader device that allows … Read more

Why scalability is a must for internal risk management

Why scalability is a must for internal risk management

This is the third post in our blog series on Insider Threat Monitoring Tools vs. Insider Risk Management Tools. Read previous posts here. Scalability Y Total cost of ownership they are critical factors in almost all enterprise IT operations, including security. In today’s dynamic environment, organizations need solutions that reduce the demand for insufficient security … Read more

Ransomware Attacks Are Inevitable: How to Prepare, Respond, and Minimize the Consequences

Ransomware Attacks Are Inevitable: How to Prepare, Respond, and Minimize the Consequences

The consequences of ransomware are often more devastating than the attack itself. In addition to a staggering bailout, organizations can experience business interruption, damaged reputations, loss of customer confidence, forced layoffs, and incalculable remediation costs. The consequences of a breach can play out over months and years, demotivating employees, business partners, and investors alike. Company … Read more

The day: The first cyber systems specialists to graduate from the Coast Guard Academy

The day: The first cyber systems specialists to graduate from the Coast Guard Academy

New London: Travis Morris entered the Coast Guard Academy in the summer of 2018 to major in operations research and computer analysis, but the academy introduced a cyber systems major that summer and he fell in love with it. When the academy’s commencement ceremony takes place on Wednesday and he is commissioned, he will be … Read more

Time to put AI to work on security

Time to put AI to work on security

While we’ve been talking about and imagining artificial intelligence for years, it’s only recently started to become mainstream and accepted for a wide range of applications, from healthcare analytics to Google Maps and Roombas. At the same time, cybersecurity has been strangely slow to adopt this important technology. There are several reasons for this: too … Read more

Rubrik launches Rubrik Security Cloud to protect data, wherever it resides, across the enterprise, cloud and SaaS

Rubrik launches Rubrik Security Cloud to protect data, wherever it resides, across the enterprise, cloud and SaaS

RUBRIK FORWARD: SAN DIEGO, Calif., May 17, 2022 — Rubrik, Zero Trust Data Security™ Company, today announced Rubrik Security Cloud to protect customer data, wherever it resides, across the enterprise, cloud and SaaS . Ransomware is on the rise and cyber attacks are becoming more sophisticated. Despite investments in infrastructure security tools, cybercriminals continue to … Read more

Nuspire Q1 2022 Threat Data Shows a Resurgence in Older Attack Methods

Nuspire Q1 2022 Threat Data Shows a Resurgence in Older Attack Methods

The latest Nuspire Threat Report data showed an increase in all three threat classifications it studies (malware, botnets, and exploits), with many threat actors taking advantage of older tactics. In Nuspire’s webinar reviewing their findings, Josh Smith, Cyber ​​Threat Analyst for Nuspire, and Justin Heard, Threat Intel & Rapid Response for Nuspire, reviewed the key … Read more

Using Leonardo’s SVG Palettes in R

Using Leonardo’s SVG Palettes in R

In today’s newsletter leonardoa free and open source online project also from Adobe that allows you to create great and accessible color palettes to use in UX/UI design Y data visualizations! You can read a newsletter section to get a feel for Leonardo, then play around with him. The application allows you to download the … Read more

Palo Alto Networks partners with BT to offer managed SASE, digital platforms and services

Palo Alto Networks partners with BT to offer managed SASE, digital platforms and services

As organizations are developing new ways to accelerate their digital transformation and adapt to the new hybrid workforce, Secure Access Perimeter Service (SASE) it is becoming the blueprint for solving today’s challenges with existing legacy and fragmented security and networking solutions. SASE combines network connectivity and security in a massively distributed, unified cloud service. Organizations … Read more

Ethiopia faces new cyberattacks on its Nile dam

Ethiopia faces new cyberattacks on its Nile dam

Amid the deadlock in direct negotiations between the parties to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) crisis, Ethiopia recently announced thwart cyber attacks destined to obstruct the works of the dam. Shumete Gizaw, director general of the Information Network Security Agency (INSA), Ethiopia’s national cybersecurity and signals intelligence agency, said in a Press release May … Read more