The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission failed to verify whether futures and swaps brokerage firms have adequate policies to help ward off cyber attacks, an internal CFTC audit found.
The audit was completed in October by Brown & Company CPAS
Trump still hasn’t picked leaders for the government’s two largest cybersecurity-focused agencies — the departments of Defense and Homeland Security.
Though President-elect Donald Trump has yet to nominate new leaders for the government’s two largest cybersecurity-focused agencies — the departments
The volume and increased sophistication of threats to the security of corporate data and systems, combined with a tidal wave of well-intentioned experts—ranging from large management consulting firms to reformed hackers carrying a business card—have created a perfect storm of
Though important, cybersecurity for law firms takes a back seat to business and profit demands, according to Novitex and the Association of Legal Administrators’ (ALA) “2016 Report on Trends Impacting the Legal Industry,” a survey of over 800 law firms
Tough new Chinese cybersecurity rules are providing a rare, behind-the-scenes look at a regulatory skirmish between U.S. technology companies and Beijing.
China is moving to require software companies, network-equipment makers and other technology suppliers to disclose their proprietary source code,
A homegrown developer of secure communication software for desktop and mobile devices has raised S$2 million in funding from Tembusu ICT Fund I, a software-focused venture capital fund headquartered in Singapore.
The company, Sixscape, specialises in next-generation secure communication solutions
It is almost as if the greater the number of cybersecurity products that flood onto the market, the more intense the increase in cybercrime and cyberattacks become. There are quantifiably more breaches and incidents of compromised information assets today than
A Chinese cyber security firm is covertly working with Beijing’s Ministry of State Security intelligence service in conducting cyber espionage operations, according to Pentagon intelligence officials.
The company known as Boyusec, officially the Bo Yu Guangzhou Information Technology Co., is
Russia has been working on incorporating elements of China’s Great Firewall into the “Red Web”, the country’s system of internet filtering and control, after unprecedented cyber collaboration between the countries.
A decision earlier this month to block the networking site
Within the past year, 40% of survey manufacturing companies were affected by cyber attacks, 38% of which incurred more than $1 million dollars in damages as a result, Modern Materials Handling reported Tuesday.
Mobile applications are a source
The average number of information security incidents detected by Chinese companies has increased over 900 percent since 2014, according to a survey conducted by international accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
The survey showed that the internet of things (IoT) has become
What part can you play in a £1.9bn government cybersecurity strategy? The Chancellor recently announced that the UK is to become ‘the most secure cyber environment anywhere’, a place where ‘government, business, security agencies and academia work together to defeat
I’ve been lucky enough to have a very exciting career in cybersecurity. I’ve worked for the military, started two successful cybersecurity companies and worked with a variety of government, industry and academic institutions and security experts. I’d like to share
Cyber security company BlackBerry has received a Cyber Essentials Plus (CE+) certification from the UK government.
It claims to be the first major mobile vendor to have received this certification. Cyber Essentials is part of the UK government’s National Cyber
Suspected state-sponsored attacks have triggered an international cyber arms race aimed at repelling and even retaliating if secrets are stolen or online infrastructure targeted, threatening to paralyse critical systems
The United States and Russia are enemies of old, and that
Autonomous ships will not become a mainstream reality in the next few years due to unresolved cyber-security issues on the technology believes Lar Jensen ceo of CyberKeel.
Jensen highlighted the issues that have been discovered with cyber-security the addition of
If 2015 was supposed to be the “year of the hack” in healthcare, cybercriminals really were just getting started. This year, we have seen the rise of ransomware targeting healthcare organizations, plus continued phishing attacks and even some good, old-fashioned
Cybersecurity at the US State Department has been scrutinized for years while under the leadership of Hillary Clinton and John Kerry. The department has a tech budget of $1.92 billion annually, yet has never scored well on internal security tests.
ALAN TURING WAS the mastermind whose role in cracking the Nazi Enigma code helped the Allies win World War II. He built a machine to do the calculations necessary to decipher enemy messages and today is hailed as the father
The number of active malware families and number of attacks increased by 5% in October, according to the Global Threat Index, a monthly ranking from Check Point Software Technologies.
The company’s threat intelligence research team found that locky ransomware attacks