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: Opinion: To hackers, we’re Bambi in the woods; 100% of corporate networks ‘highly vulnerable’ to attacks, here’s how to secure yours; Australia to ban Huawei from 5G rollout amid security concerns; U.S. intel chief warns of cyber threats to U.S. infrastructure; Google Chrome Feature Guards Users From Spectre Attacks.
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: Lawmakers urge Google to end partnership with China’s Huawei; Chinese hacking group resurfaces, targets U.S. satellite companies and systems; Trump directs Pentagon to create military Space Force; Why 50,000 ships are so vulnerable to cyberattacks; Just 5 Percent of Federal Contractors Are Fully Protecting Against Email Spoofing.
ICYMI: Trump, senators head for clash on cyber policy; OPM wants to know the most critical cyber workforce needs; U.S. counterspy warns World Cup travelers’ devices could be hacked; US Government’s biometric database worries privacy advocates; Two men killed over false child kidnapping claims on WhatsApp, Facebook.
ICYMI: Insider threats, Hack Back Bill, cyber threats and security analytics, spammers and blockchain, OPM cybersecurity progress, and the cost of cybersecurity.
ICYMI: attacks on power grid and critical infrastructure, House bill to allows companies to hack back, KRACK, and how to make patching easier for everyone.
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 this week’s cyber weekly roundup: new evidence connects WannaCry ransomware worm to prolific hacking group, politicians think companies should be allowed to hack back, and Yahoo! bug leaks server memory.