1. Biggest Ransomware Threat: WannaCry was the top ransomware malware for 2019m according for nearly 25 percent of all encryption ransomware attacks in 2019, according to PreciseSecurity.com research. WannaCry’s total impact was $4 billion in damages worldwide, the research says.
4. Medical Device Cybersecurity Standards: The European Commission’s Medical Device Coordination Group published guidance aimed at preparing manufacturers to meet both premarket and postmarket cybersecurity requirements under the EU’s new medical device regulations, MedTechDive reports.
B. MSSP Partnerships and Strategic Alliances
1. Talent – Attack Simulations:AttackIQ has hired Cylance veteran Pedro Vidal as vice president of North America sales. At Cylance, Vidal served as vice president of global solution sales, vice president of western North America sales and vice president of global consulting sales.