Nearly all US execs have experienced a cybersecurity threat, but some say there's still no plan

A new survey suggests the majority of US executives have encountered a cybersecurity incident but this has not translated into the creation of incident response plans. On Tuesday, Deloitte published…

NSW government stands up dedicated unit to fight identity theft

The New South Wales government has established a dedicated unit that will provide support for citizens who have had their personal information or government proof of identity credentials stolen or…

What is a cybersecurity degree?

Cybersecurity schools train ethical hackers and information security analysts. A cybersecurity degree can help learners launch careers in this high-demand, lucrative field. Degree-seekers study cybersecurity at the undergraduate and graduate…

New Cybersecurity World Record Set

New Cybersecurity World Record Set A new Guinness World Record in cybersecurity training has been set by a cloud-based identity and access management (IAM) provider, a security awareness training platform,…

Republican Senate leaders slam new TSA cybersecurity regulations for rail, aviation industry

Republican leaders in the US Senate have come out harshly against new cybersecurity regulations designed to protect US railroad and airport systems.  The new rules were handed down earlier this…

LightBasin Operation Compromises 13 Global Telcos in Two Years

LightBasin Operation Compromises 13 Global Telcos in Two Years Researchers have uncovered a “highly sophisticated” two-year espionage campaign against global telcos that has already compromised 13 organizations. Dubbed “LightBasin” by…

What Is Privileged Account and Session Management (PASM)?

Privileged Account and Session Management (PASM) is a new PAM (Privileged Access Management) that focuses on privileged account monitoring and management for compliance, security, and data integrity purposes. Whereas PAM…

Halloween comes early for Syniverse, Facebook, and Twitch: What we can learn from their spooky outages plus breaches

It looks like more than ghosts are wreaking havoc on haunted networks. We’re less than a full week into October, and Cybersecurity Awareness Month isn’t quite taking shape the way…

Ransomware Attacks Go On with One More Hit: Sinclair TV Stations Targeted

Sinclaire TV Stations known as Sinclair Broadcast Group published a press release yesterday where they announced the company being hit by a ransomware attack. It happened during the weekend, as…

Podcast: Could the Zoho Flaw Trigger SolarWinds 2.0?

Companies are worried that the highly privileged password app could let attackers deep inside an enterprise’s footprint, says Redscan’s George Glass. A month ago, the FBI, CISA and the U.S.…