Bank Info Security

Share

Bank Info Security

 •  November 2

Malaysian authorities are investigating a sweeping data breach that included more than 46 million mobile phone records, a job seeker website's database and records from several national medical organizations. See Also: How to Scale Your Vendor Risk Management Program The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission, a government regulator,...

Bank Info Security

 •  October 23

Anti-Malware , Fraud , Phishing Want to target a large swath of cybersecurity professionals in one go? Just crash their "cyber" party with a decoy document. See Also: How to Scale Your Vendor Risk Management Program So goes the modus operandi for an advanced persistent threat group of hackers who appear to have targeted the upcoming International...

Bank Info Security

 •  October 21

Will all of the anonymously lobbed U.S. government allegations against Moscow-based security vendor Kaspersky Lab send anti-virus users running for the hills? See Also: Addressing the Identity Risk Factor in the Age of 'Need It Now' To recap the Kaspersky Lab saga, the White House has accused the security firm's anti-virus software of functioning...

Bank Info Security

 •  October 13

A discussion with ISMG Security and Technology Editor Jeremy Kirk about his chat with the cyber gang "The Dark Overlord," which threatened some U.S. school districts with extortion, leads the latest edition of the ISMG Security Report. Also in the Security Report, you'll hear (click on player to listen): An update on soaring employment among...

Bank Info Security

 •  October 10

For the past year and a half, a hacking group calling itself "The Dark Overlord" has struck businesses with weak cybersecurity defenses, hijacking their data and holding it for ransom. See Also: Ransomware: The Look at Future Trends The group's approach relies largely on intimidation and embarrassment: Those that do not pay ransoms worth tens of...

Bank Info Security

 •  September 26

Breach Response , Data Breach , Data Loss This story has been updated. See Also: Effective Cyber Threat Hunting Requires an Actor and Incident Centric Approach The chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission told a Senate committee on Tuesday that the agency could have done more to investigate the breach it suffered in 2016 (see Hackers May...

Bank Info Security

 •  September 26

Breach Notification , Cybersecurity , Data Breach Publicly traded companies should do a better job of disclosing cyber risks they face in their filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC Chairman Jay Clayton says. See Also: Addressing the Identity Risk Factor in the Age of 'Need It Now' "As I look across the landscape of disclosure,...

Bank Info Security

 •  September 6

Cybersecurity , Risk Management We all see the heightened global tensions with Russia, North Korea and China. But what's happening below the surface, where cyberattacks originate? Tom Kellermann of Strategic Cyber Ventures shares insight on the shifting threat landscape - and how the U.S. must re-think its response. See Also: IoT is Happening Now:...

Bank Info Security

 •  August 29

Cybersecurity , Mobility , Risk Management The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday issued an alert about the first recall of a network-connected implantable device due to cybersecurity vulnerabilities. See Also: Addressing the Identity Risk Factor in the Age of 'Need It Now' The agency is instructing patients with certain implantable cardiac...

Bank Info Security

 •  August 29

Risk Management Many myths about cyber insurance persist. Attorney Richard Bortnick, in a video interview at Information Security Media Group's recent ISMG Fraud and Breach Prevention Summit in New York offers his perspective on what is fact and what is fiction. See Also: Ransomware: The Look at Future Trends Among the "myths" Bortnick...