The release of the 100-page report follows the worst hacking of U.S. government systems in history
39% of those polled are so fearful of their cybersecurity that they'd be willing to forgo sex for a year in exchange for being totally safe online.
A U.S. presidential commission on Friday called on the incoming administration to immediately take steps to enhance cybersecurity in both the private and public sector. The Commission on Enhancing National Cyber Security, which includes 12 non-partisan experts in technology and computer security,...
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Technologists and security experts have been warning recently about the potential danger's of President-Elect Donald Trump's plans for cybersecurity. A recent survey by theChristian Science Monitor of "160 current and former government and intelligence officials, and leaders from the private sector and advocacy community" showed that 75% said "they do [...]
The release of the 100-page report follows the worst hacking of U.S. government systems in history and accusations by the Obama administration that Russia meddled in the U.S. presidential election by hacking Democrats. The panel studied...Show More Summary
A presidential commission on Friday made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, including creating a nutritional-type label to help consumers shop wisely and appointing a new international ambassador … Click to Continue »
The White House should lead a broad cybersecurity effort with the private sector to guard against potentially crippling attacks and boost confidence in the digital economy, a presidential commission said Friday.
Cybersecurity has come a long way in the last twenty years. In the 90s, the predominant security model used to create secure operating systems was the “castle and moat” approach. Everything inside the firewall was trusted and anything outside it wasn’t trusted. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — A national commission is delivering urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, weeks before President-elect Donald Trump takes office. The report follows the worst hacking of U.S. government systems in history and the Obama administration accusing Russia of meddling in the U.S. presidential election by hacking Democrats.
Photo by Mike Licht, NotionsCapital.com In a pair of recent essays, Timothy Edger,the academic director of law and policy at Brown University's Executive Master in Cybersecurity program, has outlined the legal basis for how a President Donald Trump could potentially shut down the U.S. internet in response to a national [...]
A concerted effort between law enforcement and cybersecurity firms has resulted in the destruction of a major botnet platform.
Robert Knake, a cybersecurity expert with the the Council on Foreign Relations, has recently released a report calling for the creation of a federally sponsored cyber insurance program. The report argues: Anticipating a catastrophic event in cyberspace, Congress should put in place a federal backstop for cyber insurance. Doing [...]
Tough new Chinese cybersecurity rules are providing an unusual, behind-the-scenes look at a regulatory skirmish between U.S. technology companies and Beijing.
CYBERSECURITY: 1 million Google accounts compromised by Android malware called Gooligan. Gooligan, as researchers from security firm Check Point Software Technologies have dubbed the malware, has been found in at least 86 apps available in third-party marketplaces. Once installed, it uses a process known as rooting to gain highly privileged system access to devices running […]
Cybersecurity Check Point discovered a new piece of Android malware called Gooligan that’s able to steal email addresses. More than 1 million Google accounts connected to older Android versions are at risk, but there’s a tool you can...Show More Summary
A cybersecurity expert warns that Russian hackers may be looking to weaken the EU by bolstering Euroskeptic politicians. A cybersecurity expert warns that Russian hackers may be looking to weaken the EU by bolstering Euroskeptic politicians. Fancy Bear may have a new target. Read Full Story
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In theory, the Internet of Things should allow patients and providers to take unprecedented control of health care. In practice, it is shaping up to be a security nightmare. Earlier this month,Johnson & Johnsonnotified114,000 patients of a security hole in its Animas One Touch Ping connected insulin pump. Although the company [...]