SANS Institute Founder Dies

SANS Institute Founder Dies American cybersecurity training advocate, technologist, and entrepreneur Alan Terry Paller has died at the age of 76.  Paller’s death occurred on November 9 at his home…

OSCP Exam Change

As a leader in the cybersecurity training space, we at Offensive Security are incredibly proud of our flagship course, Penetration Testing with Kali Linux (PWK), and the value it has…

The Notorious Emotet Is Back: What Organizations Need to Know

Almost a year after an international law enforcement effort supposedly defeated it, Emotet, aka “the world’s most dangerous botnet,” has returned. Earlier this week, German security researcher Luca Ebach reported…

NSA Grants Boost University’s Cyber Academy

NSA Grants Boost University’s Cyber Academy The University of North Georgia (UNG) has been able to grow its cybersecurity training program after receiving funding from the National Security Agency (NSA). …

NSA Grants Boost University's Cyber Academy

NSA Grants Boost University's Cyber Academy The University of North Georgia (UNG) has grown its cybersecurity training program after receiving funding from the National Security Agency (NSA).  UNG, which has…

CyberVetsUSA Pilots Nebraska Project

CyberVetsUSA Pilots Nebraska Project The skills-to-job consortium CyberVetsUSA is launching a new pilot program in Nebraska that aims to fast-track military veterans into new cybersecurity careers.  CyberVetsUSA exists as a public-private partnership…

Phishing-as-a-Service: Research Exposes BulletProofLink Gang

Security Intelligence – Security Intelligence – Phishing-as-a-Service: Research Exposes BulletProofLink Gang It’s a growing trend among attackers to offer their products as a service, just as regular companies do. In…

A full analysis of the BlackMatter ransomware

BlackMatter is the name given the most recent ransomware in the wild and equipped with the tools and techniques from DarkSide, REvil and LockBit 2.0 ransomware families.  BlackMatter is a…

Free Cybersecurity Training for SMBs

Free Cybersecurity Training for SMBs Small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) were today granted free access to a virtual security awareness training program. The program was put together by six-year-old security…

How IIE moved mountains to build a culture of cybersecurity

As a global education center, the Institute of International Education (IIE) knows the importance of protecting the PPI of its more than 29,000 students and scholars across the world in…