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Staff Shortage: 85 Percent of Cyber Security Pros Say They Need More People

August 18, 2017
And 70 percent say hiring experienced professionals is a priority, a recent survey found.
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Locky Ransomware Returns with New IKARUSdilapidated Phishing Campaign

August 17, 2017
Over 62,000 phishing emails delivered the new threat in the first three days of the campaign alone.
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Most Small to Mid-Sized Organizations Don't Use Multi-Factor Authentication

August 16, 2017
And just 48 percent of small to mid-sized organizations think their current password policy is good enough, a recent survey found.
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Over a Third of Healthcare IoT Organizations Suffered Cyber Incidents in the Past Year

August 15, 2017
And almost a third said dealing with the risks of legacy connected devices is their greatest cyber security challenge, a recent survey found.
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Creditseva, KS Enterprises Breaches Highlight Need for Improved Cloud Security

August 14, 2017
A massive exposure of data in misconfigured Amazon S3 buckets demonstrates the urgent need for companies to adjust their approach to cloud security.
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The DDoS Threat: Ukraine's Postal Service Hit by Two-Day Attack

August 11, 2017
By the end of the second day, Ukrposhta said services were back up and running, though slowly and with interruptions.
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Simple Phishing Attacks Deliver Complex Malware: FIN7 Hackers Target Restaurant Chains

August 10, 2017
The FIN7/Carbanak hacker group is leveraging straightforward phishing emails to deliver a new JScript backdoor called Bateleur.
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The Importance of Effective Incident Response: the HBO Breach Expands

August 9, 2017
The attackers leaked more data, and demanded millions of dollars in bitcoin to prevent future leaks.
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IoT on Wheels: U.K. Government Issues Cyber Security Guidelines for Self-Driving Cars

August 8, 2017
The government recently published eight key principles to help manufacturers improve vehicle cyber security.
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Researchers Add Profile-Based Anomaly Detection to SIEM

August 7, 2017
FKIE researchers say combining indicators can significantly reduce false positives.
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U.S. Senators Seek to Improve IoT Security, Encourage Security Research

August 4, 2017
The Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act sets minimum requirements for the security of IoT devices purchased by the government.
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New Anthem Breach Underscores the Need for Effective Cyber Risk Management

August 3, 2017
An insider breach at a third party vendor exposed thousands of Anthem members' PHI.
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HBO Hack Highlights Importance of Encryption, Data Governance

August 2, 2017
1.5 TB of data, including unreleased episodes of upcoming shows, was stolen and leaked online.
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Hackers' Revenge: Group Targets Cyber Security Analyst in Op #LeakTheAnalyst

August 1, 2017
Mandiant says the breach was limited to the analyst's social media accounts.
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Why You Need Multi-Factor Authentication: Virgin America Hacked Post-Merger

July 31, 2017
The hacker accessed 3,120 employees' and contractors' user names and passwords.
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Can Cyber Insurance Keep Up? Cloud Cyber Attack Could Cost $121 Billion

July 28, 2017
Losses from a disruptive attack on a cloud services provider could range from $15 billion to $121 billion, according to Lloyd's.
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Why Risk Management Matters: Hackers Breach Italy's Biggest Bank Twice in One Year

July 27, 2017
400,000 UniCredit customers' personal information was exposed in two separate incidents.
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Managing Third Party Risk: Outside Law Firm Exposes Wells Fargo Client Data

July 26, 2017
The data exposed ranges from high net worth clients' financial details to financial advisors' compensation information and client lists.
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Massive Breach of Swedish Citizens' Data Points to Desperate Need for Risk Management

July 25, 2017
Vehicle registration data for every Swedish citizen was exposed -- including those under witness protection.
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