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NSA-CISA Series on Securing 5G Cloud Infrastructures

10/28/2021
CISA encourages 5G providers, integrators, and network operators to review the guidance and consider the recommendations.

Tech Companies Create Security Baseline for Enterprise Software

10/28/2021
The Minimum Viable Secure Product is written as a checklist of minimum-security requirements for business-to-business software.

US to Create Diplomatic Bureau to Lead Cybersecurity Policy

10/28/2021
As part of its modernization initiative, the Department of State will increase its IT budget by 50% and add a new bureau to lead cybersecurity and digital policy.

Stop Zero-Day Ransomware Cold With AI

10/28/2021
AI can help recognize ransomware attacks and stop them at computer speed.

Identity-Focused Security Controls Prevail

10/27/2021
How identity and access management strategies held up during the pandemic and tips for putting together an identity security road map.

Annual Cyber Risk Survey Finds Businesses Are Sharpening Their Focus on Cybersecurity but Also Reveals Much Room for Imp

10/27/2021
This year's survey features the highest percentage of cyber insurance buyers since the beginning of the survey 11 years ago.

Cyber Readiness Institute Names Karen S. Evans as New Managing Director

10/27/2021
Former assistant secretary for cybersecurity, energy security, and emergency response at US Department of Energy and Homeland Security CIO to lead strategic vision and day-to-day operations.

Cynerio Launches IoT Attack Detection and Response Module for Healthcare IoT Devices

10/27/2021
Module helps hospitals identify, contain, and mitigate threats on devices exhibiting malicious or suspicious behavior.

Onfido Acquires EYN to Provide Acoustic-Based Liveness Detection

10/27/2021
Technology will be incorporated into Onfido’s Real Identity Platform.

Avast Business Introduces Network Discovery for SMBs

10/27/2021
Avast's Network Discovery enables network administrators to easily analyze their entire IT network and deploy Avast Business security services.

ThycoticCentrify Integrates Secret Server With Privileged Access Management Platform

10/27/2021
Combination avails Secret Server customers to a range of SaaS services.

Free Tool Helps Security Teams Measure Their API Attack Surface

10/26/2021
Data Theorem's free API Attack Surface Calculator helps security teams understand potential API exposures.

North Korea's Lazarus Group Turns to Supply Chain Attacks

10/26/2021
State-backed group is among a growing number of threat actors looking at supply chain companies as an entry point into enterprise networks.

Ready to Play? Squid Game Becomes an Attractive Lure to Spread Cyberthreats

10/26/2021
Following demand from viewers, cybercriminals are not shy in taking advantage of fans’ eagerness to watch the show, with well-known fraud schemes hitting the web.

IBM Announces Advances and New Collaborations in AI-Powered Automation, 5G Connectivity and Security at Mobile World Con

10/26/2021
IBM collaborates with Boston Dynamics, Cisco, Palo Alto Networks and Turnium Technology Group to help equip businesses in next phase of digital transformation.

CISA Announces Appointment of Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman as Senior Election Security Lead

10/26/2021
As an expert on elections, her appointment speaks to the Agency’s dedication to working with election officials throughout the nation in a non-partisan manner to ensure the security and resilience of our election infrastructure.

Gas Stations in Iran Downed by Cyberattack

10/26/2021
Unknown attackers hijacked gasoline pump machines and defaced them with a message that reportedly included a phone number for Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's office.

Cybersecurity Talent Gap Narrows as Workforce Grows

10/26/2021
Job satisfaction and salaries have both increased for cybersecurity professionals, as younger workers seek specific training to prepare for a cybersecurity career.

DoJ & Europol Arrest 150 in Disruption of DarkNet Drug Operation

10/26/2021
Operation Dark HunTor targeted opioid traffickers on the DarkNet, leading to the seizure of weapons, drugs, and $31 million.

Are Baby Boomers More Vulnerable Online Than Younger Generations? You Might Be Surprised

10/26/2021
Growing up with computers and the Internet doesn't necessarily convey all the advantages often attributed to younger users.