Cybersecurity


Malware and Hacking Responsible for Nearly Three-Quarters of All Breaches in 2018 “Financial organizations regularly handle sensitive, regulated data like home addresses, bank statements, and Social Security numbers,” said Rich Campagna, CMO of Bitglass. “This type of information is an incredibly attractive target for criminals, meaning that financial services firms […]

Report: Number of Financial Services Breaches in 2018 Nearly Triple ...


Deception is a breach detection tactic that utilizes decoys and misinformation to divert and delay an adversary.  As part of your overall cybersecurity strategy, this tactic gives the SOC / IR teams sufficient time to perform remediation before an adversary can complete their mission.  Deception is not generally used to […]

Decoys, Deception Sensors, and Breadcrumb Data – What’s a Hacker ...



Guest Contributor: Sterling Kellis, Assistant Dean of Technology, College of Information Systems and Technology, University of Phoenix American jazz musician Charles Mingus once said, “Making the simple complicated is commonplace, but making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that’s creative genius.” Today, the security industry is in need of a stroke […]

Cybersecurity Upskilling and Lifelong Learning in the Digital Age


The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) reported today that Air Canada admits the personal information for about 20,000 customers “may potentially have been improperly accessed” via a breach in its mobile app, so the company has locked down all 1.7 million accounts as a precaution until customers change their passwords. A banner […]

Air Canada Says 20,000 Mobile App Users Hit by Data ...




Guest Contributor: Kim Crawley I’ve been playing quite a bit of Assassin’s Creed Syndicate. Yes, I know the game came out in 2015. But in the past several years, I’ve played Assassin’s Creed II, Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood, Assassin’s Creed Revelations, Assassin’s Creed III, Assassin’s Creed Liberation, and Assassin’s Creed Rogue. […]

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