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By: Anthony Gil

Cybersecurity spending soars - This week in cybersecurity

Too busy working to keep up with cybersecurity news this week? Here’s a round-up of the top stories from the cyberscape.

Game of Thrones secrets revealed as HBO Twitter accounts hacked Several HBO Twitter accounts were hacked and taken over by the notorious OurMine hacking group, posting #HBOHacked messages and warnings about security. Read more. How a one man hacking operation was able…
By: Anthony Gil

U.K. ups security laws - This week in cybersecurity

Too busy working to keep up with cybersecurity news this week? Here’s a round-up of the top stories from the cyberscape.

The U.K. government has issued new cybersecurity guidelines for smart cars The British government today issued a new set of guidelines designed to encourage automakers to make vehicles cybersecurity a priority. U.K. Transport Minister Lord Callanan says that as autonomous and…
By: Nick Hall

Zscaler and Chill

Who remembers Blockbuster?  Chances are that you remember visiting a Blockbuster store to browse thousands of film titles, buy some glucose/fructose-laced snacks, and stand disappointed at the counter as the teenager behind the counter tells you that Police Academy: Mission to Moscow still…
By: Chris Hodson

Black Hat and DEF CON 2017: A Week to Reflect

Forty-two-degree heat (that’s 107 F), 11 hours on a plane, and 24,000 steps a day: It can only be the week of Black Hat and DEF CON.  As the jetlag kicks in and the dust settles on another action-packed Vegas…
By: Anthony Gil

Hackers are coming - This week in cybersecurity

Too busy working to keep up with cybersecurity news this week? Here’s a round-up of the top stories from the cyberscape.

After China’s crackdown, now Russia is banning VPNs too Russia has banned VPNs and other technology that allows users to gain anonymous access to websites. The new law signed today by President Vladimir Putin goes into effect on Nov. 1 and…
By: Anthony Gil

Shoo (fruit)fly, don't bother me - This week in cybersecurity

Too busy working to keep up with cybersecurity news this week? Here’s a round-up of the top stories from the cyberscape.

FruitFly Surveillance Malware Hits American Macs Law enforcement agents are investigating what appears to be a slice of malicious code, dubbed FruitFly, that's been hitting Mac users in recent weeks. According to Forbes, Patrick Wardle, an ex-NSA analyst who now does…
By: Steven Grossenbacher and Jen Toscano

Black Hat 20.0: Man vs. Thing

It’s Black Hat week in Las Vegas, this summer’s event marking the 20th year of the hacking convention that never fails to entertain. You never know what you’ll find here, or what disruptions you may encounter as a result of the hijinks…
By: Anthony Gil

Tech titans beef up security - This week in cybersecurity

Too busy working to keep up with cybersecurity news this week? Here’s a round-up of the top stories from the cyberscape.

Nearly 150K hacking attempts against South Carolina on Election Day 2016 On Election Day alone in 2016, there were nearly 150,000 attempts to penetrate the state’s voter-registration system according to a post-election report issued by the South Carolina State Election Commission.…

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