Cyber Security News

White House Accepts 1.5K Cybersecurity Training Applications

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:48
The White House received 1,500 applications for an initiative that seeks to provide cybersecurity training to federal government employees, Nextgov The Federal Cyber Reskilling Academy program is managed by the CIO Council's Workforce Committee and the Department of Education and is designed to....
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Cyber reskilling pilot attracts 1,500 feds

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:45
A Trump administration initiative to retrain federal workers for cybersecurity jobs received more than 1,500 applications, according to the government's top IT official. On March 1, Federal CIO Suzette Kent tweeted out statistics related to the first round of applicants for the government's new Cyber Reskilling Academy.
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„Europa war nie in so großer Gefahr“

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:44
M it einem dramatischen Appell „für einen Neubeginn in Europa“ hat sich Frankreichs Präsident Emmanuel Macron an alle Bürger des Kontinents gewandt: „Noch nie seit dem Zweiten Weltkrieg war Europa so wichtig.“ Und doch sei es „noch nie in so großer Gefahr“ gewesen, von jenen zerstört zu werden, die....
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Thailand passes controversial cybersecurity law - JURIST

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
Thailand unanimously passed the Cybersecurity Act on Thursday that gives the government control over the internet. This act permits the National Cybersecurity Committee, led by Thailand’s military, “to summon individuals for questioning and enter private property without court orders in case of actual or anticipated ‘serious cyber threats.
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Unisys, NDi Sign Cybersecurity Software Reseller Agreement - ExecutiveBiz

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
. has agreed to resell a Unisys -made software suite that works to help customers secure transmission control protocol/internet protocol-based assets against cyber threats. The partnership centers on the Unisys Stealth platform designed to encrypt communications channels between users, devices and....
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Cybersecurity Standards Needed as Interoperability Grows, CHIME says - HealthITSecurity.com

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
Cybersecurity Standards Needed as Interoperability Grows, CHIME says Privacy and security must be included in policy recommendations to combat the rise in threats to data integrity, CHIME’s CIO and CEO recommended to the Senate HELP committee. March 04, 2019 Jessica Davis - The College of....
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Red Piranha signs $7 Million Cyber Security capability partnership at Indonesia-Australia Free Trade Agreement - EIN News

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
JAKARTA, WA, INDONESIA, March 4, 2019 / EINPresswire.com / -- Red Piranha, developer of Australia’s first next-generation firewall, Crystal Eye, has signed a collaboration technical services agreement with Indonesia’s largest private security company Professtama to bolster Indonesian cyber-security capabilities nationally.
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Baku to host first international Cyber Security Week - AZERTAC News

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
Baku, March 4, AZERTAC Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies will host the first International Cyber Security Week in Baku. To be organized on March 11-15, the event aims to boost the national cyber security capacity-building and increase awareness in the field of cyber security.
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Nozomi Networks Wins Two Cyber Defense Magazine Infosec Awards at RSA Conference 2019 - GlobeNewswire

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
Cyber Defense Magazine Infosec Awards 2019 announced today at RSA Conference. Nozomi Networks was honored with awards for Hot Company Threat Intelligence and Best Product ICS/SCADA Security For the seventh consecutive year, Cyber Defense Magazine, the industry’s leading electronic information....
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Kaspersky Lab partners with ThreatConnect to help customers bolster cyber security - Channel Pro

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
Kaspersky’s threat data feeds are now available through the ThreatConnect Platform to help businesses get a better idea of the threats they need to protect against. The ThreatConnect Platform collates data from a range of different cybersecurity sources to give a watertight overview of the threat landscape for businesses.
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Momo Threat Questions answered at YSD cyber-security parent forum - KIMA CBS 29

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
YAKIMA, Wash. - The Yakima School District is will be holding a forum to discuss Cyber Security on March 7. Yakima School District sent out a press release on Monday stating: Andy Gonzalez (at 6:00 p.m.), the Yakima School District's Director of Technology, will give the keynote address regarding....
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Former Northrop cyber business BluVector bought by Comcast - Washington Technology

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
M&A Former Northrop cyber business BluVector bought by Comcast By Ross Wilkers; Mar 04, 2019. BluVector, the commercial cybersecurity company whose flagship product is driven by artificial intelligence and machine learning, is being acquired again by a new owner almost two years This time the buyer....
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Security Think Tank: Cyber metrics need to be meaningful - ComputerWeekly.com

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
Metrics may be very easy or difficult to generate, but they need to be meaningful and relevant to the business to aid decision-making. Typically, two types of metric can be used. Firstly, there are general metrics that measure the impact of cyber attacks, for example: Direct company financial losses (such as fraud and theft).
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Verizon refocuses the cyber investigations spotlight on the world of Insider Threats - Verizon Communications

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
San Francisco – The Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) series opened the doors to the world of cybercrime – now, this dataset and caseload analysis has been refocused on the role of the insider - forming the Verizon Insider Threat Report.
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North Korean hackers attacked 100+ US companies during Trump-Kim summit - American Military News

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:39
The attacks appeared to be aimed at specific companies with the intent of extracting intellectual property, although the motive was not clear to the researchers. The computer network breaches were considered highly sophisticated, and reportedly targeted the computers of top-level executives or....
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How to avoid Fortnite V-bucks scams and cyber-criminal schemes

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:38
"Anywhere there is money, there's going to be people who try to abuse," said professional "Fortnite" player Loeya, who prefers to keep her real name anonymous. She has more than 637,000 followers on video game streaming service Twitch, where she recently responded to a question about scammers. Criminal 'underground' arises around video game.
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Sicherheit: Ein Land geht auf Nummer sicher

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:36
Ein in die Schweiz eingewanderter italienischer Fotograf dokumentiert, wie perfektionistisch, präventiv oder vielleicht auch paranoid das Land – eins der sichersten der Welt – sich gegen Einwanderung abschottet. Also auch gegen ihn, streng genommen? Salvatore Vitale lebt seit 2005 in Lugano, und als....
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Online Privacy Threats You Might Not Have Heard Of

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:29
When it comes to online privacy, some of the key threats we face have become familiar terms. Most of us now know what phishing is and have heard that spyware could be hiding in the shadows, but there are plenty of new and emerging threats that haven’t yet had their share of publicity.
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W3C approves WebAuthn as the web standard for password-free logins - VentureBeat

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:26
The World Wide Web Consortium ( W3C ) today declared that the Web Authentication API ( WebAuthn ) is now an official web standard. First announced by the W3C and the FIDO Alliance in November 2015, WebAuthn is now an open standard for password-free logins on the web.
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IBM interns find 19 vulnerabilities in corporate check-in systems

Cyber Security News - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 14:26
IBM Cyber Security X-Force Command Center Cambridge, MA (John Mottern/Feature Photo Service for IBM) Written by Mar 4, 2019 | CYBERSCOOP. Sean Lyngaas A pair of precocious interns at IBM’s red-teaming unit has found 19 previously undisclosed vulnerabilities in the automated systems that companies use to check visitors into their facilities.
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