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The FCC just admitted it lied about a cyberattack to avoid net neutrality comments

Last year, the Federal Communications Commission voted to overturn net neutrality rules, a move that millions of people protested in comments sent to …

Net Neutrality

Mac for Hackers: How to Set Up a MacOS System for Wi-Fi Packet Capturing

MacOS isn't known as an ideal operating system for hacking without customization, but it includes native tools that allow easy control of the Wi-Fi …

Linux

Social Articles Tracking & PR news.com

The report focuses on the global Electrophotographic Printing System market, and answers some of the most critical questions stakeholders are …

Uber Paid Hackers to Delete Stolen Data on 57 Million People

Hackers stole the personal data of 57 million customers and drivers from Uber Technologies Inc., a massive breach that the company concealed for more …

Hackers are attacking power companies, stealing critical data: Here's how they are doing it

Attackers are particularly interested in industrial control systems -- and they're still at it right now.<p>Hackers are continuing to attempt to gain …

The Reaper IoT Botnet Has Already Infected a Million Networks

The Mirai botnet, a collection of hijacked gadgets whose cyberattack made much of the internet inaccessible in parts of the US and beyond a year ago, …

5 Things You Need to Know About the New (and Scary) Wave of 'File-less' Cyber Attacks

Companies are bracing for cyber attacks that use those companies' own system tools against them -- and keep their IT professionals up at night.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the wake of the Equifax breach and the global WannaCry ransomware outbreak earlier this …

Cyber-attacks

The scary reason your Wi-Fi is slow

There’s a chance that your router, smartphone or even baby monitor might be a “zombie” that’s playing a part in a worldwide criminal network, reports</i> …

FBI uses PureVPN's 'non-existent' logs to track down internet stalker

No longer operating under the illusion that the internet offers a mask of anonymity, increasing numbers of people are turning to VPN software to …

Privacy

Protect Your Small Business From Cyber Attacks With These Free Tools

Defend against hackers and cybercrime with free email theft protection and easy-to-use cybersecurity tools.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Cyber crime damages are predicted to cost the world $6 trillion annually by 2021, up from $3 trillion in 2015, according to a …

Small Business

Is Your Organization Merely PCI-Compliant or Is It Actually Secure?

The Host Identity Protocol might be the answer to inadequate check-the-box security standards.<p>Can you hear the clock ticking? It's the countdown to …

What are containers and why do you need them?

Docker exploded onto the scene in 2013, and it's been causing excitement in IT circles ever since.The application container technology provided by …

Microservices

Cryptocurrencies Collapsed

A “collapse” is when the price plunges 50% or more in days.

Prices

Pennsylvania health system hit by cyberattack

BEAVER, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania health system was taking steps late Tuesday to restore its computer network after being caught up in a worldwide …

Cyber-attacks

What is EternalRocks? WannaCry successor is new 'Doomsday' SMB worm that uses 7 NSA hacking tools

The worm has no kill switch and can potentially be instantaneously weaponised with ransomware, banking Trojans or RATs.<p>WannaCry has a new highly …

One-Third of Federal Agencies Reported Data Breaches in 2016

5/1/2017<br>12:40 PM<p>50%<p>50%<p>Nearly all federal respondents surveyed consider themselves vulnerable and cite problems with security staffing and spending, a …

Information Security

Pa. medical clinics report 'privacy incident'

A pair of medical offices in Pennsylvania reported recently that they had potentially experienced a "privacy incident" that could have exposed …

Medicine

New FedRAMP Readiness Assessment Report for High and Moderate Impact Systems | FedRAMP.gov

We recently released version 1.0 of the High Baseline Readiness Assessment Report (RAR) Template which is available for immediate use by CSPs and …

Incorporated

Cyber attacks are on the rise, and this 45-hour boot camp will get you paid to fight back

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail partners.</i><p>Ethical …

Pentagon taking steps to secure U.S. cyber infrastructure from attacks in case of war with North Korea

<b>WASHINGTON –</b> The Pentagon's Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) in Arlington, Va., recently reached out to BAE systems to develop a …

Banks suffer average of 85 attempted serious cyber attacks a year, and one-third are successful

Banks face daily cyber attacks, many of which succeed in stealing data, research finds

Cyber-attacks

Airports and nuclear power stations on terror alert as government officials warn of 'credible' cyber threat

Britain’s airports and nuclear power stations have been told to tighten their defences against terrorist attacks in the face of increased threats to electronic security systems.<p>Security services have issued a series of alerts in the past 24 hours, warning that terrorists may have developed ways of …

Here are the countries that are most and least prepared for a cyberattack

From Russia's alleged role in the DNC hacks to this month's revealing Vault 7 leak of nearly 9,000 CIA documents, it should now be clear that keeping data safe is of paramount importance for any organization. Leaks and hacks are causing irreparable damage across the board - and it is now more …

It’s Possible to Hack a Phone With Sound Waves, Researchers Show

SAN FRANCISCO — A security loophole that would allow someone to add extra steps to the counter on your Fitbit monitor might seem harmless. But researchers say it points to the broader risks that come with technology’s embedding into the nooks of our lives.<p>On Tuesday, a group of computer security …

Cybersecurity: What You Can Do, Right Now, To Protect Yourself

While the internet is a vast ground of opportunity, there are also a number of dangers lurking beyond the useful information and occasional cat video. Hackers, using an ever-growing variety of techniques, are working hard to steal the personal information — and money — of whomever they …

28 percent of IoT device designers recognize products capable of causing death

A recent study found approximately 28 percent of Internet of Thing (IoT) device designers indicated that the products they are designing are capable …

IRS, Education Department Turn Off Tool in Financial-Aid Application on Fears of Data Breach

Officials say it could take weeks to restore ability to import information from tax returns; congressman calls shutdown ‘unacceptable’<p>Concerns about a potential security breach have prompted the federal government to shut down a key link in the website current and prospective college students use …

College & University

How Healthcare Benefits from Cybersecurity Guidelines

Healthcare entities have several key cybersecurity frameworks to utilize when it comes to implementing necessary cybersecurity guidelines. However, …

Cybersecurity

Cyber-screening: Putting security on the M&A agenda

Posted by<p>on<p><i>This is a contributed piece by Brian Pennington, regional sales director, EMEA for Coalfire</i><p>From financial institutions such as Tesco Bank …

Cybersecurity