The election is over, the Conservatives have won, and Boris Johnson is promising to deliver on his pledge to 'get Brexit done' by the 31st January. What does that mean for the average CISO?
The UK ministry of defence confirms Strategic Command formed as part of JFC reorganisation to improve integration and enhance its role providing leadership in the cyber domain for the MOD.
An international offensive headed by UK & US investigators identify Russians behind global bank fraud malware campaigns
Edited highlights from chief of the defence staff, General Sir Nick Carter's annual speech at the Royal United Services Institute highlights the need to integrate capabilities, innovate and cooperate with industry,
Departing employees account for more than half of all insider threat incidents; Two out of three professionals openly admit to taking data with them when they quit
Nato must agree a plan to respond to emerging and disruptive technologies; recognising two new operational domains in space and cyber-space; and develop plans to confront and deter hybrid tactics.
The usual suspects pulled in for questioning at CSC19, between appearing on panels, in presentations & conducting one-to-one meetings with delegates: Peter Goodman, Martin Peters & Shelton Newsham
Imminent Monitor Remote Access Trojan (IM-RAT) targetted in an international law enforcement takedown of Rat used across 124 countries and sold to more than 14,500 buyers - for less than £20 each.
Businesses that do not align their IT security teams targets with their overall performance are causing trouble for their chief executive officers
Despite repeated data breaches and hacking attempts, firms in the food and hospitality sector have spent the least on cyber-security in 2018-19, says a research report; unsurprisingly, finance tops the spend table.
The crucial factor that drives talent to the industry is deep and keen interest in security, assert cyber-security trainers
Smart device certification programme informs consumers if certain products meet basic information security standards
IoT Security Foundation & IASME form partnership to offer what they describe as a low cost consumer IoT conformance scheme aimed at manufacturers and retailers to increase cyber-security assurance.
The New York City Police Department's fingerprint database was hit with ransomware in October 2018
Four billion records on 1.2 billion people was found on an unsecured Elasticsearch server
Former Monsanto employee charged with economic espionage for stealing proprietary software
I'm not saying you can't do business in China. But ....China loves five-year plans; Its 13th defines the areas in which it wants world dominance and if you are in those industries China is targeting your IP.
Twitter account of Arron Banks, chairman of the pro-Brexit UK political campaign organisation Leave.EU, was hacked, his private message history leaked online
Key US lawmakers call for increased funding of the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Centre and Election Infrastructure Information Sharing and Analysis Centre
Redmond giant Microsoft has joined Google and Mozilla in support of DNS over HTTPS (DoH), promising upcoming integration of DoH into Windows 10: business visibility concerns rise
Various initiatives across the globe have the common goal of supporting women in cyber-security. They often include education, training, networking, mentorship, and socialising, among other offerings.
Partnership model overcomes wariness at CSC19 Monaco; SASIG's Martin Smith doubles quota, to 'make 10 new friends': Mark Walmsey, CISO at Freshfields discussing digital transformation.
Researchers find that the UK Home Office's Brexit Android app lacks basic security, allowing hackers to steal passport information and facial IDs
The alleged operator of a website that sold payment card numbers stolen from hacked entities faced the courtroom after Israel extradited him
Google and health care provider Ascension confirm a amassing data of roughly 50 million patients
The Labour Party digital platforms, which were subjected to a "sophisticated and large-scale cyber-attack" which brought down its main website yesterday suffered a second DDoS attack today.
In the UK, the current cyber-security workforce estimate is 289,000, with 121,000 in France and 133,000 in Germany. The shortage of skilled professionals across EMEA has grown to 291,000.
The EU and UK must join forces after Brexit to fight cyber-threats, said European Commission's top Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier
Former FBI counterterrorism operative Eric O'Neill speaks about his work in bringing down America's first cyber-spy Robert Hanssen
Huawei is trying to convince other governments that it is keen on upping the security of its products
SC Media UK's 50 most influential women in cyber-security discuss the practical steps that organisations should be taking to overcome a lack of diversity in the sector.
Multiple, uncoordinated Magecart attacks have been skimming credit cards from sites at the same time
SC is delighted to honour & recognise the 50 women who, in our opinion, have had the most influence in the UK cyber-security sector over the past year as role models or campaigners.
Calypso has actively been targeting state institutions in six countries, hacking systems and injecting a program to gain access to internal networks
As part of a review launched today you are invted to tell the government what steps, including incentives and regulations,will encourage the leaders of UK organisations to take cyber-security seriously.
Are we saying we just want women in cyber for the sake of it? I've nothing against bringing more women in sales, marketing, or admini, but it's not what we need. What we are lacking is technical skills.
Information Commissioner Office, UK, demands new statutory code to oversee the police use of 'invasive' facial recognition technology
Russia is to begin installing the tools to isolate the country from the Internet, a precursor to creating Russia's own national internet network. Alex Henthorn-Iwane discusses the implications with SC Media UK
Researchers have traced more than 21 million credentials linked to Fortune 500 companies that were traded in Dark Web marketplaces
Researcher calls the malware attack an act of war as the nuclear power plant is not the only facility that was compromised
Italian banking and financial services company UniCredit discloses data breach incident involving a file containing roughly three million records
IT security professionals consider being valued by the company and meeting performance targets as success, and lack of skilled team resources the biggest barrier
It's a false assumption that If more women are encouraged to take maths and science in schools and at university, it will greatly widen the pool of people available cyber-security says Sam King, CEO, Veracode.
Highly watchable documentary, WANNACRY: THE MARCUS HUTCHINS STORY, on Unlocked, the online magazine for digital culture created by Kaspersky and available on YouTube. Well worth viewing.
Threat group Shadow Kill Hackers lock up Johannesburg's internal network with ransomware
US Air Force's primary communications system used 8-inch floppy disks to send messages to American nuclear forces around the world
US is not hiding any information regarding aliens visiting to our planet, says Snowden
Key to diversifying the cyber-security workforce will be both organisations and individuals having a framework that can show exactly what skills are necessary to fulfil what roles.
A group of Republican lawmakers storm into a secure hearing room where a witness was being deposed in the impeachment inquiry into US President Trump's actions
a New NCSC report discloses over 600 attacks, many made by hostile nation states, that it has defended the UK against
Is Zero Trust really achievable given the complexity in finance service organisations?
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