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.
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ICYMI: Top Huawei exec blasts US lawmakers as closed-minded and ill-informed; Facebook Files Patent For Tech That Can Take Advantage of Your Phone’s Mic; Pentagon Intelligence Chief: Russia And China Will Have Weapons in Space ‘In the Near Future’; Portland, Maine Ready to Flip Switch on Smart Traffic Signals; Eyes Closed in Photos? Facebook Al Can ‘Open’ Them.
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: US Navy Launches Inspection Program for Cyber Operations Preparedness; Facial Recognition to Aid in Border Security this Summer; VPNFilter Malware Still has Its Sights Set On Your Router; Marcus Hutchins, WannaCry-killer, hit with four new charges by the FBI; Goldman Sachs enlists staff for cyber security war games.
ICYMI: Judge dismisses Kaspersky lawsuits, U.S. Government ban will stand; How China acquires ‘the crown jewels’ of U.S. technology; Russia asks Apple to remove Telegram Messenger from the App Store; Security community urged to prepare for quantum computing; Government Report IDs the Need For Speed in Cyber Hiring.
ICYMI: Theft of North Korean secrets may have pushed Kim Jong Un into talks; Watch Out Apple: North Korean Hackers Are Now Developing iPhone Spy Tools; One Year After WannaCry, EternalBlue Exploit Is Bigger Than Ever; Hidden App Malware Found on Google Play; Trump eliminates national cyber-coordinator job, gives Bolton keys to the cybers.
Seli Agbolosu-Amison, PhD, a cybersecurity data scientist for NetCentrics Corporation, has recently published an article in SIGNAL Magazine on four of the main cyber policies transforming government. Seli explains that as a result of recent federal legislative and administrative activity, government agencies are expected to launch significant modernizations of their cybersecurity systems, get offensive with hackers, and take a more strategic approach to risk, and breaks down the specific components of the four major policies.
ICYMI: 7 Chrome Extensions Spreading Through Facebook Caught Stealing Passwords; Bolton pushing to eliminate White House cyber job; Cyber deterrence is about more than punching back; Two-factor authentication hackable; and, How Firefox is Moving Beyond Passwords.
ICYMI: for better cybersecurity, be nice to your CFO; the role of IoT on the battlefield and at sea; Pentagon ans Chinese phone sales on US military bases; Data may be the new oil but artificial intelligence is the engine that it fuels; and, GLitch: new ‘Rowhammer’ attack can remotely hijack android phones.