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Billings cyber security businesses getting busier in the wake of global WannaCry virus

A cyber attack that spread ransomware across the globe managed to disable computer networks and strike panic in private businesses and government agencies. But by one measure, the WannaCry attack was a dud. The perpetrators of the virus — some are pointing fingers at hackers in North Korea — demanded that their victims pay ransom […] View full post on National Cyber Security Ventures

Malwarebytes offers tips on keeping cyber threats at bay

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Malwarebytes offers tips on keeping cyber threats at bay

Cybersecurity company Malwarebytes has advised local businesses and consumers to make sure their computers are using updated software to protect them against cyber threats. “Most of the people in Asia Pacific think that with having antivirus (software), they are already protected. The style of (cyber) attack has changed dramatically, and…

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StarHub to strengthen cyber security portfolio with new acquisition

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StarHub to strengthen cyber security portfolio with new acquisition

StarHub has agreed to acquire a 51% stake in Accel Systems & Technologies, a cyber security systems integrator, for SG$19,380,000. According to a statement, Accel will operate as an independent StarHub subsidiary and continue to operate under its current management team. The acquisition is subject to the fulfilment of mutually-agreed…

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Is your small business prepared for a cyber security attack or data breach?

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Is your small business prepared for a cyber security attack or data breach?

When data breaches make headlines, the victims are usually large companies. But there is increasing evidence that small businesses are at even greater risk for cyberattacks that put the business and its customer and employees at risk: 62% of data …

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Chester County First Responders and Citizens Are Vulnerable to Hackers Due to Cyber Security Gaps

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Chester County First Responders and Citizens Are Vulnerable to Hackers Due to Cyber Security Gaps

If you’ve ever been pulled over by police or had an ambulance rush to your home, laptop computers offer a way for first responders to check some of your most personal information. Former Chester County Technical Communications Specialist David Cucchi …

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Cyber Section Chief

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Cyber Section Chief

General Description: The Cyber Section Chief supervises the section for effective delivery including coordination and monitoring of domestic or overseas ATA cyber training activity to include completion of related technical and administrative tasks. The CTSC will liaise extensively with ATA-contracted subject matter experts and Partner Nation senior security or law enforcement officials. He/she has supervisory responsibility for the achievement of …

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Hackers hit Russian bank customers, planned international cyber raids

more information on sonyhack from leading cyber security expertsSource: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Russian cyber criminals used malware planted on Android mobile devices to steal from domestic bank customers and were planning to target European lenders before their arrest, investigators and sources with knowledge of the case told Reuters. Their campaign raised a relatively small sum by cyber-crime standards […] View full post on AmIHackerProof.com | Can You Be Hacked?

Cyber security in an interconnected future

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Cyber security in an interconnected future

The “WannaCry” virus hit computers in at least 150 countries around the world last week, including Russia, the Ukraine and Taiwan. Some called it the beginning of a new era – an era in which hackers have become experts at finding weak spots in our online security. There was also a kind of dawning realisation of how vulnerable organisations all …

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IT Cyber Security Forensic Investigator

more information on sonyhack from leading cyber security expertsSource: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Job description Title: IT Cyber Security Forensic Investigator Organization: Corporate Functions/Security Location: Chicago, IL (Not negotiable and not open to remote work) The Cyber Incident Response Team Investigations (CIRT) is primarily responsible for conducting investigations and also assisting in responding to network infrastructure events. Conducting Investigations – Primary […] View full post on AmIHackerProof.com | Can You Be Hacked?

Nearly half of businesses have no cyber security policy, survey finds

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Nearly half of businesses have no cyber security policy, survey finds

ALMOST half of businesses who took part in a survey had no policies on data security, cyber security or data protection. The research also showed a low take-up of the government-backed Cyber Essentials Scheme, with only two per cent accredited under the scheme. The figures are from Mark Gracey, owner of Flavourfy, an independent digital consultancy specialising in digital marketing, …

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