NIST’s Ransomware Guidelines Look A Lot Like Cyber Resilience
When NIST published ransomware-specific recommendations for businesses, the guidance resembled a cyber resilience framework, Webroot says.
CISA, NIST Describe Software Supply Chain Attack Preventions, Mitigations
A CISA & NIST report details how MSPs, MSSPs, vendors & software customers can identify, assess & mitigate software supply chain risks.
Cyberspace Commission Offers Security Guidance to Biden Administration
The bipartisan Cyberspace Solarium Commission (CSC) releases guidance to help the Biden Administration strengthen the nation’s cyber defense profile.
NIST Draft Guidelines: Cybersecurity Framework Meets GPS Tech
NIST creates guidelines to help organizations apply its Cybersecurity Framework to GPS systems & other tech that use PNT data & guard against cyberattacks.
MSSP Appalachia Technologies Buys NIST Compliance Consultant Stronghold
Managed security services provider (MSSP) Appalachia Technologies acquires Stronghold Cyber Security & plans to deliver an end-to-end compliance offering.
NIST Introduces Phish Scale Phishing Detection Method
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) unveils the Phish Scale, a phishing detection method to help orgs analyze phishing attack risks.
NIST Explains Zero Trust Architecture: A Closer Look
NIST provides a Zero Trust Architecture overview. KuppingerCole provides further context on the Zero Trust discussion for security professionals.
REvil Ransomware Extortionists Auction Stolen Data
REvil ransomware hackers are auctioning off sensitive data hijacked from companies in bid to force victims to pay extortion, multiple reports said.
MSP Ransomware Attack Mitigation: NIST Backup, Disaster Recovery (BDR) Advice
The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE), a division of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), shares recommendations to help MSPs protect their data against ransomware attacks & associated data loss.
Work From Home: 10 NIST Cybersecurity Recommendations
As the coronavirus pandemic triggers Work From Home boom, here are 10 NIST recommendations to secure telework and remote access solutions.