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CISA and Desist

It’s an old joke: “Heads I win, tails you lose,” but it can also play out in reality. How often do cybersecurity professionals end up on the wrong side of that bet? ...
Government Rumor Control, US Hospital Ransomware Threat, Russian Hackers Charged

Government Rumor Control, US Hospital Ransomware Threat, Russian Hackers Charged

In episode 145 for November 2nd 2020: Kevin Johnson joins me to discuss the US government’s attempt to prevent disinformation and rumors about the election, a new ransomware threat targeting US hospitals, ...
Personal and Medical Information of Children and Adults Stolen in DHS Data Breach

Personal and Medical Information of Children and Adults Stolen in DHS Data Breach

Cyberattackers have managed to steal personal and medical information of children and adults involved in Child Protective Services (CPS) and DHS Division of Family & Children Services (DFCS) cases, the Georgia Department ...
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CISA-Sponsored CVE Program Grants Nozomi Networks CNA Status

Nozomi Networks is a CVE Numbering Authority (CNA). The CVE Program is the international standard for identifying and naming cybersecurity vulnerabilities. The post CISA-Sponsored CVE Program Grants Nozomi Networks CNA Status appeared ...
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CISA-Sponsored CVE Program Grants Nozomi Networks CNA Status

Nozomi Networks is a CVE Numbering Authority (CNA). The CVE Program is the international standard for identifying and naming cybersecurity vulnerabilities. The post CISA-Sponsored CVE Program Grants Nozomi Networks CNA Status appeared ...
Cybersecurity Guidelines for U.S. High-Risk Chemical Facilities Are a Decade Old

Cybersecurity Guidelines for U.S. High-Risk Chemical Facilities Are a Decade Old

The US Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a report on the cybersecurity of the high-risk chemical facilities and found serious security issues as the guidance for policies and protection procedures hasn’t ...

Zoom Hacked Accounts, North Korean Hackers, Facebook Senior Pictures

In episode 117 for April 20th 2020: More problems for Zoom with tens of thousands of compromised credentials and zero-day exploits, the $5 million dollar reward for information on North Korean hackers, ...
Zyxel Fixes 0day in Network Storage Devices

Zyxel Fixes 0day in Network Storage Devices

Networking hardware vendor Zyxel today released an update to fix a critical flaw in many of its network attached storage (NAS) devices that can be used to remotely commandeer them. The patch ...
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Election Security a 2020 Myth?

As the 2020 election season shifts into high gear, the importance of election security becomes one of the most important issues facing the U.S. Thousands of hours have been spent within government ...
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Iranian Cyber-Attacks, Ring Class-Action Lawsuit, Preventing Calendar SPAM

In episode 103: The US Department of Homeland Security warns of Iranian cyber-attacks, Ring gets hit with a $5 million dollar class action lawsuit, and some quick tips on how to prevent ...