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Hackers Of Kansas System Accessed Social Security Numbers Of Millions In 10 States

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Hackers who breached a Kansas Department of Commerce data system used by multiple states gained access to more than 5.5 million Social Security Numbers and put the agency on the hook to pay for credit monitoring services for all victims. The number of SSNs exposed across the 10 states whose…

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Department of Homeland Security Authorization of 2017 needs your support

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

For fifteen years, the Department of Homeland Security has been in the business of keeping Americans safe. Since the Homeland Security Act of 2002 first authorized the Department, the men and women of DHS have worked tirelessly to uphold that mission. They have made tremendous progress, and I am very…

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Agencies’ approach to IoT security highlights differences in cybersecurity approach

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Despite recent White House efforts to bring some standardization to federal cybersecurity, agencies are still taking different paths to secure their systems and data. Speaking at the July 18 AFCEA Energy and Earth Science IT symposium in Washington, D.C., Sean Kelley, chief information security officer at the Environmental Protection Agency, said when…

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Google will push users to abandon SMS two-step verification to avoid security risks

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Google Inc. is pushing users to switch from messaging-based two-step login verification to a phone-based service instead as a way to bypass the security risks of Simple Messaging Service authentication services. Beginning this week, Google will invite users of its existing so-called SMS 2-SV service to use a different login…

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UK Business to Spend Over £1m Recovering From Data Security Breach

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

The cost of recovering from of a security breach for UK organisations has been estimated in a new report launched today by NTT Security, the specialised security company of NTT Group. The 2017 Risk:Value report, the company’s third annual study of business decision makers’ attitudes to risk and the value…

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Cyber Security Triage Incident Response Analyst

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

The Cybersecurity Incident Response Handler is responsible for the response to security incidents, threats and vulnerabilities. Within the Global Threat Management & Response organization, this role requires the ability to analyze event logs, computer artifacts, and other data sources to contain and resolve incidents or events, provide recommendations for remediation…

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Cyber Security: Why Money Isn’t the Answer

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

With the growing cyber security threats, a misconception has established — if users spend more money on security they’ll get better protection. Wrong. Regardless of how much money users spend on protection they could still be infected unless they find the right protection. But how do they do that? Focusing…

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Using the Dark Web to Your Advantage – The Why, How and What of Cyber Security

To Purchase This Product/Services, Go To The Store Link Above Or Go To http://www.become007.com/store/ Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans We have just witnessed two significant ransomware / malware attacks in as many months that caused a lot of disruption to businesses …

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Team Lead – Security SOC and Incident Response

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Description   Community Health Systems, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading operators of general acute care hospitals. The organization’s affiliates own, operate or lease 158 hospitals in 22 states with approximately 26,000 licensed beds. Affiliated hospitals are dedicated to providing quality healthcare for local residents and contribute to the…

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Swedish Security Co. Boss Declared ‘Bankrupt’ After Identity Stolen

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

The man running Sweden’s biggest security firm was declared bankrupt this week after his identity was hacked. Though the suboptimal branding implications were hard to miss, Securitas AB was able to put the whole awkward incident behind it by the end of the day. Alf Goransson, the company’s 59-year-old chief…

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