ICYMI: And after the Space Force a Subterranean Force?; West Virginia to introduce mobile phone voting for midterm elections; Comcast customer portal vulnerabilities exposed sensitive data; US braces for possible cyberattacks after Iran sanctions; The Pentagon’s Startup Outreach Office is No Longer an Experiment.
ICYMI: Reddit had a security incident – here’s what you need to know; DHS details electrical grid attacks by Russian Agents; Scams Exposed – eFoil for $199 from Sponsored Facebook ads? Town dusts off typewriters after cyber-attack; and, Iran Hacks Israel in Cyber Attack.
ICYMI: China, Russia, Iran pose grave cyber espionage threat to US: Report; Russia, Accused of Faking News, Unfurls Its Own ‘Fake News’ Bill; NSA Hasn’t Implemented Post-Snowden Security Fixes, Audit Finds; China Is Still Stealing America’s Business Secrets, U.S. Officials Say; From today, Google Chrome starts marking all non-HTTPS sites ‘Not Secure’.
ICYMI: Waging cyber war without a rulebook; Hackers Used Malicious MDM Solution to Spy on ‘Highly Targeted’ iPhone Users; New Gmail feature could open more users to phishing risks: Government officials; Mueller indicts 12 Russians for DNC hack, election interference; Facebook to Remove Misinformation That Leads to Violence.
ICYMI: You Should Be ‘Significantly Concerned’ There’s No White House Cyber Coordinator, Policy Experts Say; ‘Underground’ May Be the US Military’s Next Warfighting Domain; US gives China’s ZTE some breathing room; Cruel pranksters made NYC internet kiosks play ice cream truck tunes; Thermomanator Attack Steals Passwords by Reading Thermal Residue on Keyboards.
ICYMI: spearphishing, fake adblock, Equifax hit by malvertising, how Israel caught Russian hackers, and cyberattack to cause power disruption within five years.
ICYMI: Russian hackers stole NSA data on US Cyber Defense, White House wants to end social security numbers as a national ID, 6 fresh horrors from the Equifax CEO’s congressional hearing, Russian-linked Facebook ads, and driverless cars coming to USPS.
ICYMI: Shadow IT, HBO hacked, hackers fix voting machines, cloud may be a cyber solution, and the latest on Wannacry.
ICYMI – Mac malware, how IoT is helping the Tour de France (and putting it at risk), the latest in online privacy, Facebook AI gets too smart and is shut down, ransomware is definitely a profitable business, and an end to Adobe Flash.
In this week’s cyber weekly roundup – new malware that’s activated just by hovering with your mouse, US-CERT issues North Korean cyberattack patch warning, and why car companies are hiring computer security experts.
In case you missed it, here’s the latest in cyber news from this week. From the OneLogin breach and intelligence data found in the cloud, to the new DHS Hack Department and BitCoin tracking tools.
From Trump’s EO on cyber to the facts about WannaCry, here’s everything you need to know in case you missed it this week: