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 •  November 12

Allen Falcon, CEO of Cumulus Global, works with businesses to improve their cyber security. [Photo/Matthew Healey] For the thousands of small businesses across Central Massachusetts, dealing with the overwhelming issue of cybersecurity might be low on the priority list. The assumption is often that attackers are after larger corporations and...

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 •  October 18

WASHINGTON — It turns out that North Korea isn’t just a nuclear threat. It’s also a cyberthreat, and in some ways, this may be more frightening. Launched largely anonymously, cyberattacks can cripple essential infrastructure, power grids, financial networks, transportation systems, and inflict social disorder and political anarchy. Immediate...

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 •  September 6

The energy sector in North America and Europe is being targeted by a new wave of cyber attacks, according to a leading cyber security company. Symantec Corporation reported Wednesday that the group behind the attacks is known as Dragonfly and the attacks “could provide attackers with the means to severely disrupt affected operations.” In a blog...

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 •  July 16

WORCESTER - Students participating in Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s Cyber Security Club stare at their laptop screens, typing long lines of code. They hope to find vulnerabilities in software and hack into a computer system. Each task they complete earns points. Alex Gaines, president of the club, anticipates these weekend-long hacking...