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CISO Resigns From Pete Buttigieg Presidential Campaign

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Enterprise VulnerabilitiesFrom DHS/US-CERT’s National Vulnerability Database CVE-2019-15625PUBLISHED: 2020-01-18 A memory usage vulnerability exists in Trend Micro Password Manager 3.8 that could allow an attacker with access and permissions to the victim’s memory processes to extract sensitive information. CVE-2019-19696PUBLISHED: 2020-01-18 A RootCA vulnerability found in Trend […]

#deepweb | Criminals using ‘Frankenstein identities’ to steal from banks

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans It started out like any other online loan. Notre Dame Federal Credit Union reviewed the application. It did the necessary background checks, and authenticated the applicant’s credit score and background. But it wasn’t until a group of borrowers in Missouri abruptly stopped making payments that the […]

#comptia | #ransomware | Rancocas Valley High School students blocked from social media, but can stream music video – News – Burlington County Times

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Federal law requires schools to protect students from inappropriate content. Schools have different standards on what to block, records show. MOUNT HOLLY — Facebook, Snapchat and Twitter are off-limits. Apple TV, Amazon Prime and Hulu video are just fine. At Rancocas Valley Regional High School, cybersecurity […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | Less than 10% of enterprise email domains are protected from spoofing — is yours?

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Flaws in email security are among the leading causes of cybersecurity incidents for many organizations. Whether it’s ransomware, business email compromise (BEC) attacks, or a spear-phishing email that leads to cyber criminals gaining access to sensitive data, email is the common denominator. While there are many […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | Tech Lessons From Star Wars Movies

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans My family recently saw “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” in a local movie theater, and we were not disappointed. The characters, action, plot, and almost everything else we experienced, met or exceeded our high expectations. As we were leaving the theater, almost everyone had an […]

#deepweb | Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu seeks immunity from prosecution

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans   Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu seeks immunity from prosecution By Jean Shaoul 4 January 2020 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced that he will officially request that the Knesset (parliament) grant him immunity from prosecution in the three corruption cases he faces, a move aimed at […]

#hacking | 5 Key Security Lessons From The Cloud Hopper Mega Hack

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans US Department of Homeland Security building, Washington DC AFP via Getty Images In December 2019, the U.S. government issued indictments against two Chinese hackers who were allegedly involved in a multi-year effort to penetrate the systems of companies managing data and applications for customers via the […]

#cyberfraud | #cybercriminals | SunLive – NZ losing millions from cyber crimes

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Potentially the biggest tech issue New Zealanders will confront this year, will be the growing impact of fake news and an inability to discern real from fake, says NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. With massive increases in scams and phishing, criminals are benefiting from Kiwis’ […]

#cybersecurity | hacker | Cloud Infrastructure IAM Lessons from the Capital One Breach

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Cloud infrastructure is the foundation of more companies than ever. As with any foundation, any crack can lead to significant damage to the infrastructure. One potential crack is a trusted identity with unnecessary and excessive privileges. A “trusted identity” is invariably associated with people — employees, […]

#deepweb | Running from the storm – How Bangladesh’s climate migrants are becoming food secure – Bangladesh

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans By Rafiqul Islam BHOLA, Bangladesh, Nov 28 2019 (IPS) – It was almost a decade ago when Ruma Begum and her family left their home in Bangladesh’s coastal Tazumuddin upazila or sub-district and travelled some 50 km away to start a new life. They had been […]

#school | #ransomware | Hacker’s paradise: Louisiana’s ransomware disaster far from over

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Enlarge / Louisiana State Capitol, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at dusk. Louisiana has brought some of its services back as it recovers from a targeted ransomware attack using the Ryuk malware on November 18. The state’s Office of Motor Vehicles re-opened offices on Monday in a limited […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | 110 Nursing Homes Cut Off from Health Records in Ransomware Attack

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A ransomware outbreak has besieged a Wisconsin based IT company that provides cloud data hosting, security and access management to more than 100 nursing homes across the United States. The ongoing attack is preventing these care centers from accessing crucial patient medical records, and the IT […]

#cybersecurity | #hackerspace | Isolation protects you from threats that haven’t even been discovered

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Another day, another validation that Internet isolation really is the best cybersecurity protection out there. Last week, Google released an urgent Chrome update to patch an actively exploited zero-day known as CVE-2019-13720, a memory corruption bug that uses a use-after-free vulnerability in audio that allows a […]

#deepweb | From climate mysteries to dead zones, an evolving computer model tackles Puget Sound’s eco-riddles – GeekWire

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The local population of Puget Sound orcas is in decline, having dropped to 73 animals. A computer model built by Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is helping scientists studying industrial pollutants, one of the key threats to the killer whales’ survival. (NOAA Photo) Puget Sound — Washington’s […]