Cyber Security News Archive

Coronavirus Cyber Pandemic: You Don’t Bite the Hand that Heals You (but They Do…)

By Marie Le Pargneux, CDO, TEHTRISHealth facilities traditionally bring us support in both the most challenging and happiest times in our lives. Today, they...

The New Cybersecurity Battleground

A Tactical Perspective in a Post-Pandemic Worldby Tyler Ward, CISSP, MBA, GCIH, GSEC, VP, Security, IGIThe COVID-19 pandemic has led to an influx of...

In These (Use) Cases, It’s Ok to Lie

We are taught never to lie, but if one opponent uses it, then deception becomes required by the other in order to winby Carolyn...

Racing against China, ‘quantum supremacy’ and economic supremacy are one and the same

By John PriscoA pandemic opportunity for state-sponsored hackersIf anyone thought the global coronavirus pandemic would tamp down state-sponsored hacking and intellectual property theft --...

Using Metrics to Strengthen Security Programs and Convey Value

The CISO’s Guide to Metrics that MatterBy Colin O’Connor, Chief Operating Officer, ReliaQuestOne of the most challenging tasks for today’s CISO is quantifying the...

COVID19 Pandemic 2020: New Security Challenges to Cyber Security Blue Teams

by Jalasutram Sai Praveen Kumar, Cyber Security Researcher & Individual ContributorCOVID19 coronavirus pandemic outbreak in early 2020 has significantly impacted multiple countries and diverse...

Ready or Not, CMMC to be enforced July 1st, 2020

COVID-19 will not delay the implementation of the CMMC on contractsby Jeffrey R. Wells and  Jason M. SchwentThe Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (“CMMC”) is...

How to avoid Zoom and increase your privacy while working from home

How to avoid Zoom while working from home, from beginner to advancedby Bernard Meyer, Senior Researcher, CyberNews.comZoom is certainly the talk of the...

Six Things the Coronavirus Can Teach Us About Running a Security Training and Awareness Program

by Tom Pendergast, Chief Strategist of Security, Privacy and Compliance, MediaPROWhat was the first thing I did when the seriousness of the coronavirus pandemic...

Top Things to Consider in a Breach and Attack Simulation Platform

By Gus Evangelakos, Director Field Engineering, XM CyberThe challenge of maintaining robust organizational security has never been tougher. Just consider this:An estimated 350,000 distinct...

The Online Scams of the Coronavirus

Cybercriminals are a tireless bunch. While many businesses are slowing down and scaling back because of COVID-19, hackers aren't taking any days off. The...

The Frightening Trajectory Of Ransomware

AS THE AMERICAN ECONOMY REOPENS – IT’S TIME TO DO SOMETHINGby Rob Cheng, CEO of PC MaticRansomware, the malicious software that encrypts user data then...