Cybersecurity News: The Importance of The White House’s International Meeting on Ransomware

Recently, efforts by the United States Government to fight back against ransomware have been in full swing. To better combat these growing threats, The White House has met with representatives from numerous nations in order to focus on the threat of ransomware and other cyberattacks that have been plaguing industries both private and federal. This…

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Cybersecurity News: What the TSAs New Railway Cybersecurity Mandates Mean

As looming cybersecurity threats continue throughout the nation, the need for federal bodies and private industries to heighten cybersecurity regulations has never been greater. In preparing certain sectors for potential breaches, the federal government hopes that they can be more prepared and efficient in dealing with cyber-attacks Recently, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has imposed…

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Cybersecurity News: How to Avoid Phishing Attacks

Phishing attacks are a popular method of cyber-attack typically used by malicious parties who seek to gain personal information. Usually, a malicious party will employ phishing for the sake of gaining account credentials of any kind, be it an email address or passwords for company websites. Successful phishing attempts have led to complete network access…

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Cybersecurity News: The White House’s New Emphasis on Cybersecurity Jobs

Throughout the global pandemic, multiple cybersecurity breaches have made headlines for the brazen and large-scale nature of these attacks. Following these events, cybersecurity has been brought further into public light. This is certainly true of federal bodies, which have indicated a need for the heightening of cybersecurity procedures throughout the United States. Ransomware has also…

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Service Spotlight: The Rise in Data Breaches and Data Privacy

Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, there have been an increasing number of cyber-attacks and breaches occurring across numerous industries. These attacks may in part be due to the need for industries to adapt to an online landscape, but there have also been prevailing advances to the technologies that malicious parties use to conduct their attacks.…

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Cybersecurity News: New Guidance Against Ransomware

Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, reliance on web-based services has strongly increased. With this comes several downsides in regards to cybersecurity, and this is certainly true of the threat of ransomware. Ransomware comes in many variations and can target anything from personal data, to bank account information, and more. Malicious parties causing these breaches of…

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Cyber Security News: What the Senate’s $1.9 Billion Towards Cybersecurity in New Infrastructure Package Means

In the ever-changing and constant field of cybersecurity, its emphasis in world affairs has never been more important. The Senate has recently allocated, as part of a $1 trillion infrastructure package, $1.9 billion for national Cybersecurity. The importance of this cannot be understated, as legitimate fears of cyber attacks have only been increasing throughout the…

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Cybersecurity News Cycle: White House Briefing Details National Security Memorandum on Improving Cybersecurity for Critical Infrastructure Control Systems

On account of increasing and strengthening cybersecurity threats, President Biden and his administration have released a National Security Memorandum on Improving Cybersecurity for Critical Infrastructure Control Systems. The memorandum details a number of measures to be taken by the administration to mitigate cyber attacks for critical infrastructure control systems and keep them protected. “Protection of…

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Cyber Security News: Top Routinely Exploited Vulnerabilities

Coauthored by the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC), the United Kingdom’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), and the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the following Joint Cybersecurity Advisory explores and addresses the top routinely exploited digital vulnerabilities encountered in 2020 and thus far in 2021. The…

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