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.
FireEye: Russian Researchers Tied to Saudi Infrastructure Attack
Security provider FireEye on Monday blames Moscow-based, government run think tank for supporting malware that caused the shuttering of a Saudi petrochemical plant.
Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 21 August 2018
Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news involves Breach Secure Now, Exabeam, InfoArmor, KnowBe4, Microsoft alleges Russia hacking, Okta, Optiv Security, Summit Business Technologies, U.S. election system security and more.
U.S. Government Preparing to Counter Foreign Cyberattacks?
The U.S. State Department, Treasury and Defense are reportedly prepping a sharp offensive to fight back against state-sponsored cyberattacks (read Russia) that hit critical U.S. infrastructure & related facilities.
Report: Russian Hackers Targeted Hundreds of U.S. Utilities’ Control Rooms, DHS Says
Russian cyber hackers gained access to U.S. critical infrastructure and could have shut down vital systems such as the power grid, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) officials say.
Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 24 July 2018
Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news involves Critical Start, Gemalto, MetroMSP, network access control (NAC), penetration testing, Pulse Secure, Thales, plus a VMware NSX vulnerability and more.
Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 13 July 2018
Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news ForeScout, Carbon Black, SolarWinds MSP, L3 Technologies, CyberArk, Delta Risk and more.
Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 16 April 2018
Today’s MSSP and cybersecurity news involves Bitglass, Continuum, Cylance, IBM Resilient, NTT Security, Onapsis, Russia Hackers, Singtel, SonicWall vs Sophos, Symantec, RSA Conference, #RSAC & more.
U.S. Department of Energy Pursues Cybersecurity Enhancements
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announces the new Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security and Emergency Response (CESER). Key mission: Defend the energy grid from alleged Russian hackers.
Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 19 March 2018
MSSP & cybersecurity news involving Cigniti, CryptoSecure, Cyber Insurance, CyberGuard 360, Cylance, DHS, IBM Think 2018, John McAfee, Judy Selby Consulting, Netskope, SIEM, Skout Secure Intelligence, Sophos, Zscaler & more.