Cyber News

Simplify, then Add Lightness – Consolidating the Technology to Better Defend Ourselves

5 days 22 hours ago
One of the biggest consequences of the rapidly evolving cybersecurity threat landscape is that defenses must constantly build bigger systems to defend themselves.  This leads to both more complex systems and often less communication between them. More importantly, it can lead companies to invest in disparate “best in class” components instead of finding the best fit for their needs. The constant
The Hacker News

DNS Flaws Expose Millions of IoT Devices to Hacker Threats

5 days 23 hours ago
A set of flaws in a widely used network communication protocol that could affect millions of devices has been revealed by Forescout Research Labs and JSOF Research. The nine vulnerabilities discovered by security researchers dramatically increase the attack surface of at least 100 million Internet of Things devices, exposing them to potential attacks that could take the devices offline or to be hijacked by threat actors.
John P. Mello Jr.

Risk startup LogicGate confirms data breach

5 days 22 hours ago
An email sent by LogicGate to customers earlier this month said on February 23 an unauthorized third party obtained credentials to its AWS-hosted cloud storage servers storing customer backup files for its flagship platform Risk Cloud.

The Biden Administration’s Cybersecurity Roadmap

6 days ago
The pandemic has forced state and local governments to shift so much of their operations and provision of services online, but their technology has often struggled to keep up, and even worse it has exposed their cybersecurity vulnerabilities.