Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 18 February 2020
Today’s MSSP news involves Alert Logic, AlgoSec, AppRiver, Cisco Viptela, ConvergeOne, CyberGuard 360, Cyberinc, Cybersafe Solutions, Enveil, Fortinet, LookingGLass, Netfortris, NetSPI, Odo, Sophos, Tech Data, TeraGo, VMray, WhiteHat & more.
All 50 States Gaining Cybersecurity Coordinators?
Each state will be assigned a cybersecurity coordinator to liaison with all levels of government to prepare, respond and remediate cyberattacks under a new federal bill,
FBI Expands Election Security Alerts Beyond Victims to State, Local Officials
The Federal Bureau of Investigation will now notify state officials when a local election has been hit by hackers.
5 Cybersecurity Headlines All MSPs Should Know
Here are some of the biggest cybersecurity stories from recent weeks, and how MSPs can mitigate these hacker & ransomware threats, according to Datto.
5G Network Security: U.S. Strategy Takes Shape
The House approves various 5G security legislation. A U.S. national strategy to secure 5G wireless network rollouts & infrastructure may be emerging.
Iran Cyberattack Warning Update: U.S. CISA Offers Cybersecurity Guidance
How could Iran potentially launch cyberattacks vs. the United States & related infrastructure? CISA Insights guide from U.S. Department of Homeland Security offers guidance for MSPs & MSSPs.
Dept Homeland Security Pitches Cyber Vulnerability Disclosure Policy
The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) pitches cyber vulnerability disclosure policy (VDP).