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Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) – A Model for Everyone

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) – A Model for Everyone

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Data breaches have reached a fever pitch over the last few years. The rapid frequency of successful attacks coupled with the rising costs to businesses has raised attention at the highest levels of ...
The Cybersecurity Executive Order: the first 120 days

The Cybersecurity Executive Order: the first 120 days

How has cybersecurity changed in the four months since the White House mandate and where are we going?Photo by David Everett Strickler on UnsplashWhen the Executive Order on Improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity (Executive Order) ...
UN Breach Highlights Escalation of Cyber Threats

UN Breach Highlights Escalation of Cyber Threats

Hackers have been inside the United Nations network for months. According to a report from Bloomberg, stolen credentials of a UN employee were sold on the Dark Web for as little as ...
Malicious Life Podcast: Understanding China’s Cyber Culture

Malicious Life Podcast: Understanding China’s Cyber Culture

Lt. Colonel (Ret.) Bill Hagestad examines how China's culture and troubled history of western colonialism influenced its government views and actions regarding the global internet and its interactions with western technology companies ...
Afghanistan, the Taliban and National Security

Afghanistan, the Taliban and National Security

The United States may have left classified or sensitive intelligence behind as US forces withdrew and evacuated from Afghanistan. That information might now be in the hands of the Taliban. There was ...
The White House Cybersecurity Summit: A Step Forward in the Right Direction

The White House Cybersecurity Summit: A Step Forward in the Right Direction

Today the White House hosted a cybersecurity summit to address the rolling headline-making cyberattacks. According to news reports, the federal government and several major technology companies announced numerous important initiatives including better ...
Implications of the Alleged State Department Breach

Implications of the Alleged State Department Breach

The US State Department was reportedly hit by another cyber attack, although it has not been officially confirmed. Whether or not the attack occurred, it is a simple fact that government agencies ...

New Bill Could Force U.S. Businesses to Report Data Breaches Quicker

A bipartisan Senate bill would require some businesses to report data breaches to law enforcement within 24 hours or face financial penalties and the loss of government contracts. The legislation from Senate ...

Last (Executive) Orders Please: Supply Chains, Policy and Modernising Cybersecurity

On May 12th, the President of the USA, Joe Biden, signed an Executive Order (EO) that would bolster the cyber defences of the USA. The EO is intended to protect against “increasingly ...
Malicious Life Podcast: The Life and Exploits of Albert Gonzales Part 2

Malicious Life Podcast: The Life and Exploits of Albert Gonzales Part 2

In this second installment of the series (listen to Albert Gonzales Part 1 here), Gonzales is working with the Secret Service and apparently doing an outstanding job. He was such a good ...