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Trump Is Ignoring America’s Looming Cybersecurity Threat

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Trump Is Ignoring America’s Looming Cybersecurity Threat

The “ransomware” attack that crippled computer systems around the globe last week shows once again just how vulnerable the world’s computer systems are to criminals and hackers. The so-called “WannaCry” virus — which threatened to delete a victim’s files absent a $300 ransom — exploited a weakness in the Windows operating system that a simple software update could have blocked. …

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Cyber Threat Intelligence External Liaison Manager

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Cyber Threat Intelligence External Liaison Manager

Job Description: The Cyber Threat Intelligence External Liaison Manager (ELM) reports directly to the Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) Director and leads efforts to establish the global strategy and execution of partnerships with peer financial institutions, law enforcement, intelligence community, academia and researchers to facilitate information sharing.  The ELM establishes CTI’s global external liaison management strategy, will manage External Liaison staff …

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The biggest cybersecurity threat facing federal agencies is legacy IT

The biggest cybersecurity threat facing federal agencies is legacy ITSource: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Improving our cyber posture is among the top priorities for the Trump administration. However, there are still many questions raised as to how they hope to achieve this goal. As we have seen over the past several years, high-profile hacks are practically the norm. Starting with […]

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Hacking Threat Increasingly Targeting Smaller Financial Firms

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Hacking Threat Increasingly Targeting Smaller Financial Firms

Big cyber heists make big headlines, but increasingly hackers are going after smaller financial firms, those with less than $1 billion in annual revenue, according to a recent report. Although …

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‘I still don’t feel safe’: Arrest made in Snapchat threat to Longview school

Longview police arrested a 14-year-old boy after he sent a threatening Snapchat photo to friends. The teen told police he sent the photo as a joke, but the picture worried a lot of people.

Police said they received hundreds of calls to the dispatch center Monday night from people concerned about a potential threat toward Mark Morris High School. Callers said the photo was sent to people on Snapchat and Facebook.

The photo shows a boy holding what looks like a sub-compact rifle with the caption “Don’t go to school tomorrow (markmorris).” Police said the photo appeared to have been taken by a second person who was holding a pistol.

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Money transfer hack: Threat is real and what to do about it

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Remittance transactions in the UAE continue to be vulnerable to hackers and financial institutions must work closely with intelligence units in order to mitigate the risk of customers losing millions of dirhams to cybercriminals, a currency firm said. The UAE … The post Money transfer hack: […]

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Fighting cyber threat requires investment

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Cybercrime is on the increase — and is evolving at breakneck speed. Almost half of business across Ireland said in a recent survey that incidents are increasing, yet a similar percentage said their spend on cyber defences would remain unchanged. …

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Car Hacking Threat Needs to be a Public Concern

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Student arrested for school threat made on Snapchat says it was a joke

A student has been arrested after police said he made threats to an Attica school and specific students via a social media post.

According to Attica Police Chief Robert Cole, officers responded to Attica Jr.-Sr. High School around 1 p.m. Wednesday.

Cole said 18-year-old Nicholas Jordan was detained for questioning for allegedly making threats on his Snapchat account to shoot up the school. Cole said Jordan also threatened specific students.

“It was inappropriate in nature, threatening in nature,” said Attica Consolidated School Corporation Superintendent Derek Marshal. “Within a matter of minutes, they and the resource officer had him in their possession.”

Cole said Jordan admitted to sending out the Snapchats.

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UK political parties warned of Russian hacking threat

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 A British intelligence agency has told political parties to protect themselves against potential cyberattacks, citing allegations that Russian hackers tried to influence … View full post on Become007.com