Dems Introduce New Bill to Protect Health Data in COVID-19 Pandemic
A large group of Democrat Congressional lawmakers introduce bill to secure personal health data collected during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Check Point Survey: Cyberattack Volumes Up During COVID-19 Pandemic
Most organizations saw an increase in cyberattacks due to COVID-19, a survey of IT security pros conducted by Check Point Software Technologies shows.
Report: North Korean Hackers Hit Six COVID-19 Vaccine Developers
North Korean hackers target U.S. COVID-19 vaccine developers Johnson & Johnson & Novamax; AstraZeneca (U.K.); and Genexine, Shin Poong Pharmaceutical & Celltrion (South Korea), report says.
North Korean, Russian Cyber Attackers Intensify Shelling COVID-19 Vaccine Makers
North Korean & Russian state-backed hackers have intensified cyber attacks on pharmaceutical companies working to develop COVID-19 vaccines, Microsoft noted in November.
Are IT Security Priorities Changing Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic?
IT security professionals have encountered many problems as their organizations transitioned to remote work due to COVID-19, a One Identity survey shows.
Ransomware Attacks Vaccine Management Software Specialist; COVID-19 Trials Unaffected
Ransomware attacks eResearch Technology, whose software is being used to manage clinical trials of potential coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines, a report says.
Microsoft: COVID-19 Accelerated Digital Transformation of Cybersecurity
How have security budgets and spending evolved during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic? Microsoft survey results reveal cybersecurity priorities.
DOJ Accuses Hackers of Stealing COVID-19 Research for Chinese Spy Services
U.S. Justice Department (DOJ) charges two Chinese nationals with conducting a decade-long hacking campaign to steal intellectual property.