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Cyber Alerts

  • Schools are dealing with increased online threats, report details January 20, 2021 4:51 pm Stuff Schools are blocking more websites to try to keep students safe, as cyber attacks and attempts to access harmful content increase after Covid-19 lockdown. A report published on Thursday by Network for Learning, the company that provides internet services …
  • Cyberattack fears raise the alarm in Eastern European countries January 20, 2021 1:52 pm ZDNet The cyberattacks that targeted multiple US government agencies and companies in recent months have raised the alarm in developing Eastern European countries regarding their own cybersecurity capabilities. During the past year, some of them, like North …
  • Making Intelligence Actionable, Flashpoint Charges into 2021 Cash Flow Positive, Recording 48% YoY Customer Growth and Delivering Over 480% ROI January 20, 2021 11:45 am Odessa American - Texas NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 20, 2021-- Flashpoint, the globally trusted leader in actionable threat intelligence, is celebrating record momentum following the close of calendar year 2020. By empowering organizations globally with easily-actioned threat …
  • Combine ML with human intelligence for your security strategy January 20, 2021 10:56 am ComputerWeekly.com Over the last decade or so, machine learning (ML) has helped to transform cybersecurity. With its ability to observe, contextualize and draw conclusions from data, ML can perform many critical security tasks and with greater speed and accuracy. This has …
  • Trump mandates closer cooperation between government and cloud providers to fight criminals January 20, 2021 10:45 am Computing Outgoing President Donald Trump has signed one of his last executive orders, ordering American cloud providers to maintain records on foreign clients - the idea being that this will help if the authorities need to track cyber criminals. Names, physical …
  • School computer network blocks 2000 online threats a minute January 20, 2021 7:44 am New Zealand Herald Blocks of gaming sites jumped to 20 per cent of all website blocks in the school network in term two. Photo / FileSchool computer networks blocked more than 2000 online threats every minute when students returned to school after the first Covid-19 …
  • ‘COVID Trio’ tops the biggest biz risks for this year January 20, 2021 4:55 am Canadian Underwriter Business interruption, the COVID-19 pandemic, and cyber are the top three risks facing businesses this year – and all three are connected to each other, says a new report. Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS)’s Risk Barometer for 2021 found …
  • Global cyber security investment to grow in 2021 following record-high breaches January 20, 2021 4:20 am Australian Reseller News Spending on cyber security around the world is expected to grow as high as 10 per cent this year, to US$60.2 billion, following claims that 2020 saw record high levels of data breaches, compromised records and ransomware attacks.  This is according to …
  • Cyber looms over confirmation hearings for Biden nominees January 19, 2021 5:23 pm Politico With help from Martin Matishak Editor’s Note: Weekly Cybersecurity is a weekly version of POLITICO Pro’s daily Cybersecurity policy newsletter, Morning Cybersecurity. POLITICO Pro is a policy intelligence platform that combines the news you need with tools …
  • Protective DNS aims to protect remote workers from malware attack January 19, 2021 1:58 pm ZDNet Remote working has put people at risk of being targeted by cyber criminals because home networks are rarely set up with enterprise-level security in mind. But a new tool could give home workers the same protections against cyberattacks as they're used …
  • Why football clubs face an increased threat from cyber criminals during the transfer window January 19, 2021 1:26 pm City A.M. It isn’t just football’s wheeler-dealers springing into action this month for the January transfer window. Increasingly, it is open season too for cyber criminals who see the game as rich pickings for various forms of hacking. “Right now there are big …
  • Service to measure cyber ‘human error’ risk January 19, 2021 10:45 am Insurance Times Willis Towers Watson has introduced the Workforce Cyber Culture Assessment (WCCA), a cyber risk methodology designed to assess people risk and the impact of business culture in a cyber context. The cyber risk assessment service was launched in response to …
  • Cyber trend: Businesses are turning to crowdsourced security  January 19, 2021 10:32 am Digital Journal In the wake of COVID-19, companies are increasingly finding themselves targets for cyberattackers. This is a key reason why there is greater focus on more and more security-conscious companies turning to crowdsourced security. Data Privacy Day 2021 is …
  • Cyber Observer’s Latest Release Provides New Visibility Into Cybersecurity Risk Posture January 19, 2021 9:20 am Odessa American - Texas TEL AVIV, Israel & TYSONS CORNER, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 19, 2021-- Cyber Observer, the premier Continuous Controls Monitoring (CCM) solution, today announced a major enhancement to its platform that enables CISOs and other security and risk …
  • Unlocking cybersecurity January 19, 2021 6:52 am Comms Business With UK businesses continuing to invest in cybersecurity technologies, Comms Business examines where the opportunities lie, and what support is on offer for resellers and managed services providers. With many budgets squeezed by direct and knock-on effects …
  • TT Electronics, Thales Join Forces to Enable Future Development of Cybersecurity January 18, 2021 7:13 pm I-Connect007 TT Electronics, a global provider of engineered electronics for performance critical applications, has announced a collaboration agreement with Thales to enable future development of operational technology (OT) based cyber security initiatives and research …
  • Keeping Afloat In A Minefield Of Cybersecurity Threats January 18, 2021 3:02 pm Forbes When the HMS Dreadnought was christened in 1906, it became the defining military force of the early 20th century. Suddenly every major power had to have its own dreadnought, as they came to be called, and they became a source of national pride in Great …
  • Intrusion Detection System Market Overview by Top Players, Regions, Segments, Demand and Forecast till 2022 January 18, 2021 11:49 am Tradingcharts.com Jan 18, 2021 (Heraldkeepers) -- As per Market Research Future (MRFR) analysis, the intrusion detection system market 2020 is studied across the assessment period 2016 to 2022. As per MRFR study, the intrusion detection system market is expected to rise …
  • MAS amends rules on managing tech risks January 18, 2021 11:27 am Singapore Business Review Financial firms should analyse and share threat intelligence within the ecosystem. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has revised its guidelines for managing technology risks to fight against growing cyber threats, a statement read. This comes after …
  • Milaha signs partnership contract with Malomatia to enhance... January 17, 2021 8:35 am Peninsula Qatar  17 Jan 2021 - 9:48 Under the deal, Malomatia will provide a suite of critical managed cybersecurity services to Milaha. Doha: Under its commitment to data protection and cybersecurity resilience, Milaha, Qatar’s leading Maritime and Logistics Service …
  • Education Minister participates in ABEGS meeting January 17, 2021 8:35 am Peninsula Qatar Milaha signs partnership contract with Malomatia to enhance cybersecurity  17 Jan 2021 - 9:48 Under its commitment to data protection and cybersecurity resilience, Milaha, Qatar’s leading Maritime and Logistics Service provider, has signed a 3-year …
  • Cisco: Cyber threat highest in APAC Companies January 16, 2021 11:33 pm Manila Bulletin Most Asia Pacific companies, including the Philippines, experienced 25 percent jump in cyber threats since the pandemic started, according to the latest Cisco study. Philippine companies overtook regional and global averages on adopting a remote workplace, …
  • Data Classification Market to Grow at a CAGR of 28.2% by 2028 - Global Insights on Trends, Value Chain Analysis, Leading Players, Growth Divers, Key Opportunity, and Future Outlook: Adroit Market Research January 16, 2021 1:26 pm MarketWatch The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Jan 16, 2021 (The Expresswire) -- Adroit Market Research has added research report on "Data Classification Market by Component (Solution and Services), Classification …
  • Parler CEO Reportedly Forced Into Hiding Over Death Threats as App in Crosshairs After Capitol Riots January 16, 2021 6:54 am Sputnik International US 05:47 GMT 16.01.2021Get short URL The social platform Parler was suspended last week by Amazon, Apple, and Google in the wake of the US Capitol riots on 6 January for ostensibly failing to moderate content inciting hate and violence, prompting the app …
  • Justin Trudeau issues updated marching orders to cabinet January 16, 2021 12:19 am CBC/Radio-Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau issued updated mandate letters to his cabinet today, giving ministers direction on key pre-pandemic priorities and addressing new issues that have emerged with the global health crisis. The prime minister had been promising to …
  • Take These Small Steps to Stop Cyber Attacks From Creating Big Problems for You January 15, 2021 10:30 pm Entrepreneur That old "the best offense is a good defense" adage is just as true with IT as it is with the NFL. Entrepreneur's New Year’s Guide Let the business resources in our guide inspire you and help you achieve your goals in 2021. January 15, 2021 5 …
  • Threats to Critical Infrastructure Requires A Continuous Improvement Mindset Now January 15, 2021 4:48 pm Gartner Introduction Perfect prevention is not possible, especially given that critical infrastructure continues to be an evolving segment riddled with “brownfield.” As attack surfaces increase, the need to address physical threats and cyber threats will lead to …
  • Aruba ClearPass Security Portfolio Receives Coveted Cyber Catalyst? Designation January 15, 2021 12:54 pm GuruFocus.com Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today announced that its ClearPass family of identity-based access control security solutions has been recognized for its ability to reduce risk by insurers in the [url="]Cyber+ …
  • New Cybersecurity Threats Loom in the Post-COVID-19 Construction Landscape January 15, 2021 11:44 am Engineering News-Record Ross New cybersecurity threats to increasingly remote and interconnected teams can plague every design and construction team. Work-from-home mandates and other side effects of the ongoing pandemic have created more online collaboration, but also more …
  • Marsh Unveils 15 Cybersecurity Vendors Insurers Rate Most Effective January 15, 2021 10:59 am Insurance Journal Global insurance broker Marsh has unveiled for the second time its group of Cyber Catalyst designated products and services judged by leading cyber insurers to be effective in combating significant cyber risks, including ransomware and data management. …
  • Why you shouldn’t treat cyber policies like auto or property policies January 15, 2021 1:29 am Canadian Underwriter Many brokers and insurers are treating cyber coverage the same way they would a generic home, auto or CGL cover, a cyber expert warns, and this is not only eroding the trust of clients, but also putting them at risk. Matt Cullina, managing director of …
  • The Cybersecurity 202: NSA cyber chief Anne Neuberger is heading to the Biden White House January 15, 2021 1:28 am The Washington Post “She's truly an expert and she has experience with management, which I think is key,” said Ari Schwartz, managing director of cybersecurity services at law firm Venable. Schwartz, who has worked with Neuberger in the past, previously served on …
  • Small-Business Strategies for Fending Off Cyber Pirates January 15, 2021 1:20 am Westside Gazette - Florida In recent months, so-called cyber pirates have penetrated the firewall of U.S. government offices, large corporations’ secure connections and even the cell phone of the world’s richest man, Jeff Bezos. What chance do small businesses have against such …
  • Coalfire Federal Certified to Offer Consulting on DOD’s Contractor Cybersecurity Standards January 14, 2021 6:08 pm ExecutiveBiz Coalfire Federal Coalfire Federal has been certified to provide advisory services that help businesses comply with the Department of Defense's new standards for supply chain cybersecurity. The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Accreditation …
  • Ooredoo Qatar offers managed security services January 14, 2021 11:15 am Digital Media Europe Ooredoo Qatar has announced it will be offering the Ooredoo Managed Security Services (MSS) portfolio to businesses and other organisations to protect them from cyber-threats. Ooredoo is working with globally recognised cyber-security providers, it said. …
  • Ooredoo MSS portfolio to combat growing cyber security threat January 14, 2021 6:45 am Peninsula Qatar Ooredoo has announced it will be offering its Ooredoo Managed Security Services (MSS) portfolio to businesses and other organisations in a bid to protect them from the growth of cyber threats throughout the region. Not restricted to the ‘computer virus …
  • NortonLifeLock Says 360 App Brings Cyber Safety To Android And IOS Devices January 13, 2021 3:11 pm RTTNews NortonLifeLock (NLOK) has unveiled the new Norton 360 app that allows its customers to access their device security, online privacy and identity features in a single, easy-to-use app. It is now available in the Google Play Store and Apple App Store, the …
  • Avast warns of COVID-19 QR code and vaccination scams January 13, 2021 8:42 am iTWire Given the continuing COVID-19 outbreaks and fluctuating restrictions in Australia, security firm Avast is “urging individuals and businesses to be aware of the cyber threats around QR codes and potential COVID-19 vaccination online scams.” 2020 saw …
  • Willis Towers Watson Launches Suite of Cyber Risk Management Assessments January 12, 2021 11:22 pm Insurance Journal Insurance broker Willis Towers Watson has introduced two new cyber risk assessment services – the Workforce Cyber Culture Assessment (WCCA) and the Ransomware Risk Assessment (RRA) Willis Towers Watson describes the WCCA as an innovative cyber risk …
  • Meaningful, Action-Oriented Cyber Threat Intel January 12, 2021 8:04 pm IT World You collect a lot of cyber information, but what you need is a system that correlates real-time threat-informed vulnerability management tailored to what’s going on in your apps, systems, and network. Combine that with prioritized action items, and you’re …
  • The most read Continuity Central articles of 2020 January 12, 2021 12:08 pm Continuity Central Details Published: Tuesday, 12 January 2021 10:26 What did Continuity Central readers find most interesting  during 2020? Out of more than a thousand pieces of content published in 2020, here are the top ten feature and news articles… Top ten features …
  • Netgear announces the Nighthawk RAXE500 router with support for 6Ghz band January 12, 2021 9:45 am Neowin.net Today at CES 2021, Netgear introduced its new Wi-Fi router that provides faster internet speeds over the new 6Ghz band. The Nighthawk RAXE500 is the company's first Wi-Fi 6E router. That means the tri-band router serves the 6GHz band as well as the 2. …
  • Australian cyber abuse laws won't address Coalition MPs’ concerns about deplatforming January 12, 2021 7:03 am The Guardian New cyber abuse laws will help ensure moderation of social media is applied “fairly and consistently” but do not address concerns from some in the Coalition about deplatforming, the e-safety commissioner has said. Julie Inman Grant made the comments to …
  • The evolving threat of ransomware: Beware of cyber extortion in 2021 January 11, 2021 11:40 pm Government Computer News INDUSTRY INSIGHT The evolving threat of ransomware: Beware of cyber extortion in 2021 By Trevor Daughney Jan 11, 2021 2020 was characterized by change, and unfortunately cybersecurity threats have been a part of that as organizations everywhere face a …
  • Shift5, NAWCAD Sign Cyber Resiliency R&D Agreement; Josh Lospinoso Quoted January 11, 2021 9:26 pm ExecutiveBiz Josh Lospinoso Co-Founder The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division has partnered with operational technology security company Shift5 to conduct cyber resiliency research and development activities under a cooperative R&D agreement. Shift5 said …
  • University of Melbourne to upgrade endpoint security as five-year program progresses January 11, 2021 8:21 pm iTnews Australia The University of Melbourne will deploy endpoint detection and response technology across its IT environment this year and improve its access to threat intelligence as part of a broader five-year cyber security uplift. Details of the uplift - which is …
  • First look: Financial Services GOP issue cyber report January 11, 2021 5:18 pm Politico With help from Eric Geller Editor’s Note: Weekly Cybersecurity is a weekly version of POLITICO Pro’s daily Cybersecurity policy newsletter, Morning Cybersecurity. POLITICO Pro is a policy intelligence platform that combines the news you need with tools you …
  • ST Engineering, Telos partner to provide cybersecurity solutions in APAC January 11, 2021 3:04 am Singapore Business Review It will form a robust ecosystem of risk management and security policies. Tech group ST Engineering and solutions provider Telos has announced a partnership to provide critical risk compliance and cybersecurity cloud solutions in Asia Pacific (APAC). The …
  • India looks to position itself as cybersecurity hub in post-Covid world January 11, 2021 2:29 am Business Standard The post-Covid world is completely different in many aspects. One major change is that it has become increasingly digitised. This also has led to increasing cyber threats, with the demand for cybersecurity software products, services and professionals at …
  • Cumberlands adding new online master’s in cyber-engineering January 9, 2021 6:54 pm Corbin News Journal - Kentucky University of the Cumberlands is adding a new master’s degree program in cyber-engineering to its list of online offerings. The Master of Science in Cyber-Engineering dives into principles of electrical engineering, computer engineering, and computer …
  • Federal agencies warn of emerging fraud schemes related to COVID-19 vaccines January 9, 2021 7:04 am St. George News - Utah Photo illustration. | Photo iStock/Getty Images Plus, St. George News DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA — The FBI, Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General and and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services are warning the public about …
  • Who Are The Top Techies on Long Island? January 9, 2021 4:03 am Long Island Press - New York Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York This year more than any other has shown the value of technology allowing people to keep working, children to keep learning, and companies to keep …
  • 7 cybersecurity priorities CISOs should focus on for 2021 January 8, 2021 11:36 pm ComputerWeekly.com In 2020, a world inexorably going digital was sped up by COVID-19, necessitating businesses to enable remote workforces overnight, without planning or preparation. This change required chief information security officers (CISOs) to ensure digital security …
  • Booz Allen invests in cyber firm January 8, 2021 9:23 pm Washington Technology Booz Allen invests in cyber firm Booz Allen Hamilton has become an investor in an emerging commercial cybersecurity company with digital forensics and incident response technologies. The size of Booz Allen's investment in Tracepoint announced Friday …
  • Booz Allen Makes Strategic Investment in Cybersecurity Firm Tracepoint January 8, 2021 8:39 pm ExecutiveBiz Booz Allen Hamilton has invested in Tracepoint, a digital forensics and incident response services provider, as both companies aim to help public and private sector clients address cybersecurity threats. Booz Allen said Friday the strategic investment …
  • Biden’s National Security Council to focus on global health, climate, cyber and human rights, as well as China and Russia January 8, 2021 7:23 pm Anchorage Daily News - Alaska The incoming Biden administration plans to restructure and expand the operations of the White House National Security Council, establishing new senior positions on global health, democracy and human rights, and cyber and emerging technology, signaling a …
  • Cybersecurity Threats Remain A Concern For Global Corporations January 8, 2021 4:03 pm Forbes By: Neil Strother Telecommunication network above city, wireless mobile internet technology for smart grid or 5G LTE ... [+] data connection, concept about IoT, global business, fintech, blockchain getty Cybersecurity risks remain a persistent threat for …
  • Bitcoin Theft Is Likely To Surge In A Meagre Post COVID Economy January 8, 2021 3:56 pm South Africa Today In modern times, cryptocurrency gained wide popularity being a digital currency. It’s just a digital asset that is not available in any physical form, whether bill or coin. Cryptocurrencies are available as an online asset. Without any interference or …
  • 5 tips for building a cybersecurity culture at your company January 8, 2021 9:15 am ComputerWeekly.com Building a cybersecurity culture has always been an important element of an organization's cybersecurity strategy. But experts believe the massive shift to remote work induced by the COVID-19 pandemic elevated the topic in the minds of security and …
  • Industrial Control Systems Market Size 2021 Regional Trend, Future Growth, Leading Players Updates, Industry Demand, Current and Future Plans by Forecast to 2024 January 8, 2021 8:56 am Tradingcharts.com Jan 08, 2021 (The Expresswire) -- Global Industrial Control Systems Market research report provides a Point-by-Point In-Depth analysis of global market size, regional and country-level market size, segmentation market growth, market share, competitive …
  • Is Israel’s scarcity of water a blessing in disguise? January 8, 2021 2:41 am Jerusalem Post ‘Israel is blessed by its lack of water resources,” says Dr. Diego Berger, international special projects coordinator at Mekorot.Clarifying this unusual remark, Berger explains that the country’s shortage of natural water resources requires it to manage …
  • 33 hardware and firmware vulnerabilities: A guide to the threats January 8, 2021 12:41 am CSO In January 2018, the entire computer industry was put on alert by two new processor vulnerabilities dubbed Meltdown and Spectre that defeated the fundamental OS security boundaries separating kernel and user space memory. The flaws stemmed from a …
  • BrandPost: How to Create a Security-first Mindset January 8, 2021 12:41 am CSO Cybersecurity is first and foremost a business challenge. Many companies began recognizing this as digital transformation initiatives accelerated last year due to the pandemic, expanding the attack surface and associated cyber risks. For businesses …
  • Cyber Security Market Growth, Size, Share & Trends Analysis Research Report, 2020-2027 January 7, 2021 10:15 pm Financial Content Cyber Security Market:The GMI Research forecasts that the cyber security market is witnessing an upsurge in demand during the forecast period. Organizations share a large amount of data in an external and internal environment which has led to a rise in the …
  • 2020 a historic year for Pennsylvania National Guard January 7, 2021 6:39 pm US Army (official) FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. – 2020 was a year like no other in recent history for the Pennsylvania National Guard.Throughout the year, Soldiers and Airmen of the Pennsylvania National Guard responded to the COVID-19 pandemic, civil unrest and natural …
  • Telecom Stock Roundup: Viasat January 7, 2021 4:26 pm Zacks.com Buoyed by the renewed optimism over the coronavirus vaccine rollout, the U.S. telecom stocks witnessed a relatively steady performance for most of the past week. Moreover, with President Trump signing the bipartisan aid package worth $2.3 trillion after …
  • ADVERTORIAL: How to prepare your business for disaster recovery in 2021 January 7, 2021 7:25 am Business Live As we begin the new year it is important to reflect on 2020 and the challenges many businesses have faced. The Covid-19 pandemic has and will continue to throw curveballs at companies in every sector, so it's essential to be prepared for what may lie …
  • Responding to a cyber Pearl Harbor January 6, 2021 9:03 pm Christian Science Monitor The drama of Washington politics, including the bumpy transfer of power between political parties, understandably has seized public attention now. And the ongoing pandemic fills nearly the rest of the news diet. But if the United States weren’t …
  • The human firewall's role in a cybersecurity strategy January 6, 2021 8:56 pm ComputerWeekly.com Businesses must prioritize cybersecurity now more than ever. This process requires a broader scope than investing heavily in security technologies, however -- the tactic most companies have relied on to date. Relegating cybersecurity measures to IT-only …
  • 10 cybersecurity best practices and tips for businesses January 6, 2021 8:56 pm ComputerWeekly.com Each employee of a business, from end users to security professionals to executives, has a role in protecting their business from cyber attacks. The actions that each employee takes -- or doesn't take -- can make the difference between "just …
  • Motorola Solutions Adds Public Safety, Enterprise Offerings to Cybersecurity Portfolio January 6, 2021 6:38 pm ExecutiveBiz Motorola Solutions Motorola Solutions has expanded its portfolio of cybersecurity services in a bid to protect companies and public safety organizations amid the increasing cyber threats to information networks, employees and assets. The company said …
  • 2020’s Top Wind Energy R&D Achievements January 6, 2021 2:41 pm CleanTechnica Clean Power Published on January 5th, 2021 | by U.S. Department of Energy 0 January 5th, 2021 by U.S. Department of Energy  Happy New Year! The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Wind Energy Technologies Office (WETO) provides global leadership in …
  • Top six tech trends for 2021 and beyond: Cisco January 6, 2021 12:10 pm Trade Arabia In 2020, the arrival of future digital transformation occurred far faster than expected and this trend to continue this year, said global technology leader Cisco in a report highlighting the top tech trends for 2021 and beyond. Technologies that enable …
  • India poised to be cybersecurity hub as Covid ups virus threats January 6, 2021 5:32 am The Times of India Chennai: After cementing its place as a global hub for Information Technology (IT) services and products, India is on track to emerge as the epicenter for the cybersecurity product sector, and increased instances of cyber attacks during the pandemic is …
  • Scott Nawrocki Joins Nardello & Co. as a Managing Director, Digital Investigations & Cyber Defense January 5, 2021 1:40 pm Odessa American - Texas NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 5, 2021-- Nardello & Co. LLC, a leading global investigations firm, today announced that Scott Nawrocki has joined the firm as a Managing Director in the Digital Investigations & Cyber Defense practice. Mr. Nawrocki …
  • Kenya says cyber threats jump during pandemic lockdown January 5, 2021 12:55 pm Telecompaper
  • A COVID-19 shot for $150? Online scams surge as slow vaccine rollout frustrates January 5, 2021 12:04 pm Reuters By Tina Bellon NEW YORK, Jan 5 (Reuters) - As millions of people await their turn to get a COVID-19 vaccine that could be months away, scammers online, in emails and on messaging apps are luring victims with claims they can deliver shots within days for as …
  • Telindus wins cyber security contract with life insurance company OneLife January 5, 2021 10:20 am Telecompaper B2B operator Telindus, a subsidiary of Proximus Luxembourg, has been selected by life insurance provider OneLife to supply a team of cyber security specialists based in the country, dedicated to the protection of the sensitive customer information …
  • Ball to Announce Fourth Quarter Earnings on Feb. 4, 2021 January 5, 2021 4:34 am GuruFocus.com WESTMINSTER, Colo., Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) will announce its fourth quarter 2020 earnings on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021, before trading begins on the New York Stock Exchange. At 9 a.m. Mountain time on that day (11 a. …
  • Increasing virus threats is propelling the demand for Cyber Security in the Global Market January 5, 2021 12:27 am MarketWatch The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Jan 04, 2021 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- According to a new market research report launched by Inkwood Research, the Global Cyber Security Market is projected to reach around …
  • 2 call centres under scanner for threats overloan recovery January 4, 2021 11:43 pm The Times of India Pune: The police are investigating two call centres — one each in Pune and Mumbai — accused of making threatening and abusive phone calls to a man and a woman, who took small loans through instant financing applications. Police said the complainants, a man …
  • The threats arising from the massive SolarWinds hack January 4, 2021 9:14 pm WSGW - Michigan Like the coronavirus, it came from overseas, arriving, initially, unnoticed. When it was finally, belatedly discovered, the outrage (for a few days at least) was epic. “This is nothing short of a virtual invasion by the Russians into critical accounts of …
  • Foreign hackers’ all-out war on Qld universities January 4, 2021 12:26 pm Herald Sun QUT alone has been hit by 600 incidents in the past 12 months, including an attack from Iran’s cyber warfare group known by the online alias Charming Kitten, which also targeted the 2020 US presidential election. Spy agency ASIO has assessed universities …
  • 5 Key Cybersecurity Strategies to Consider for Distributed DOD January 4, 2021 5:18 am SiteProNews January 4, 2021 By Anand in Security Technology The Department of Defense (DOD) has become increasingly reliant on digital technologies to help accelerate military operations, improve existing processes, and perform critical functions. They leverage these …
  • Commentary: After the craziest year, teachers start first day of school with nervous apprehension January 3, 2021 10:29 pm Channel News Asia SINGAPORE: Monday (Jan 4) marks the start of a new school year – at least for Primary 1 and Kindergarten 1 kids. With a new school environment and fresh faces, most students no doubt feel some level of excitement, even nervousness, and so will their …
  • New Nails in the Crypto-Anarchism Containment Coffin January 3, 2021 9:58 pm Circle ID Crypto-anarchism (or crypto-anarchy) is a form of anarchy accomplished through computer technology. Crypto-anarchists develop and employ their own cryptographic techniques to prevent knowledge of the information or even the identity of parties …
  • Crackdown on instant loan apps highlight the dangers lurking in the digital economy January 2, 2021 10:59 am Times of India The crackdown on instant loan apps, which lure customers into debt traps by offering easy small loans but at an exorbitant rate of interest and short repayment windows, has blown the lid on what police believe is a Rs 21,000 crore racket. At least three …
  • Cyberattacks strike at COVID-19 vaccine cold chains  January 1, 2021 5:36 pm Digital Journal Adding to the disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic, news has surfaced that bad actors have implemented an email phishing scheme aimed at global coronavirus vaccine supply chains. There have been a series of cyberattacks aimed at the companies and …
  • States need to line up to challenge Advanced Persistent Threats  January 1, 2021 4:23 pm Digital Journal To challenge the most dangerous types of cyberattacks the state needs to take the lead, reflecting the fact that many of those who seek to steal data, disrupt operations or destroy infrastructure are sponsored by state actors. According to security expert …
  • Malawi Journalists Receive Death Threats from Cabinet Ministers January 1, 2021 2:36 pm Malawi Voice The Media Institute of Southern Africa says cabinet ministers have been calling some journalists threatening them after publication of stories deemed critical to the Tonse Alliance administration. His Ministers sending death threats to journalists Misa- …
  • Watch out for these financial cybercrime threats in 2021 January 1, 2021 1:01 pm News (South Africa) Extortion practices will become even more widespread. (iStock) Financial cyberthreats directly impact the financial wellbeing of victims. Kaspersky researchers forecast the important developments in the financial threat landscape of 2021. This can help …
  • Cyberattack on U.S. government is just part of a vast and ignored Russian threat December 31, 2020 11:39 pm The Washington Times ANALYSIS/OPINION: Russia’s recent mass-scale cyber intelligence operation, targeting multiple government agencies, corporations and think tanks, was a catastrophic event. The Russians compromised vital U.S. infrastructure, defense and technology …
  • The enterprise case for implementing live-fire cyber skilling December 31, 2020 9:28 pm ComputerWeekly.com The widening gap in cybersecurity skills is among the biggest threats confronting IT enterprises. It's being felt throughout companies in practically every sector around the globe, with about three-quarters of organizations in a 2020 Stott and May …
  • 6 common types of cyber attacks and how to prevent them December 31, 2020 9:28 pm ComputerWeekly.com Cybercrime is a clear and present risk to governments, businesses and individuals; according to the World Economic Forum Global Risks Report 2020, cyber attacks rank first among global human-caused risks. The motivation behind cyber attacks has become more …
  • MCMC advises organisations to remain vigilant against cyber attacks December 31, 2020 12:49 pm The Sun Daily CYBERJAYA: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has advised organisations, as well as system and website administrators in Malaysia to remain vigilant against cyber attacks. The advice came after the National Cyber Security Agency …
  • DOJ National Security Boss Is Moving On — But Cyber, China Threats Aren't December 31, 2020 10:25 am NPR Assistant Attorney General for National Security John Demers listens during a virtual news conference at the Department of Justice on Oct. 28, 2020. Sarah Silbiger/AP hide caption toggle caption Sarah Silbiger/AP Assistant Attorney General for …
  • Insurance Journal’s Top Cyber Stories of 2020 December 31, 2020 3:26 am Insurance Journal Whether it was cyber risks related to the COVID-19 pandemic or ransomware attacks growing more severe and frequent, cyber insurers had a lot to pay attention to this year. As 2020 wraps up and cyber insurers prepare for a new year, here’s a look back on …
  • Business Leaders Encouraged to Engage a Personal Cyber... December 30, 2020 10:04 pm SF Gate - California NYC area IT consultant reviews remote employee vulnerabilities, file download traps and other common cyber security threats—in a new article from eMazzanti TechnologiesHOBOKEN, N.J. (PRWEB) December 30, 2020 A NYC area IT security consultant and MSP …
  • Mobile Endpoint Security: Still the Crack in the Enterprise's Cyber Armor December 30, 2020 3:24 pm Information Week A combination of best practices and best-in-class technology will help keep your enterprise from falling victim to ever-growing threats. There are plenty of security solutions in place that protect sensitive data in motion, and at rest in enterprise …
  • Transition mistrust: Roadblocks on troops, cyber hack and budgets December 30, 2020 2:19 am CNN Afterward, Trump administration officials insisted Biden was stretching the truth when he said during remarks Monday that members of his team "just aren't getting all the information that we need." Those officials cited dozens of transition …

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