Category Archives: CyberSecurity

Netizen Corporation Cybersecurity Bulletin (April 17th, 2019)

Overview Phish Tale of the Week Security Flaws in Enterprise VPN Apps WPA3 Security Vulnerabilities Discovered How Can Netizen Help? Phish Tale of the Week Phishing attacks are attempts by a hacker, masquerading as a trusted person or entity, to steal vital information such as login credentials, credit card information, or personal information by persuading […]
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Netizen Corporation Cyber Threat Brief (March 20, 2019)

Overview Phish Tale of the Week U.S. Government Contractor Hacked New Malware Targets Point-Of-Sale Systems How Can Netizen Help? Phish Tale of the Week It’s early morning, and you open your e-mail in-box and see a message from your boss.  Your boss is asking you for your personal cell phone number, telling you there is […]
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Netizen Corporation Cyber Threat Brief (March 6, 2019)

Netizen Cybersecurity Bulletin Overview Phish Tale of the Week Cybersecurity Brief How Can Netizen Help? Phish Tale of the Week This week, we are featuring another phishing email that was received in our office. What you see (below) is an attempt by a hacker to collect log-in information from anyone falling for the phish. The perpetrator […]
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FDA plans to improve medical device cybersecurity

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) plans to tackle security issues related to medical devices and has released a plan of action it means to implement in the near future. Read More………….

U.S. and U.K. Warn of Cybersecurity Threat From Russia

LONDON — The United States and Britain on Monday issued a first-of-its-kind joint warning about Russian cyberattacks against government and private organizations as well as individual homes and offices in both countries, a milestone in the escalating use of cyberweaponry between major powers. Read More………

Cybersecurity By The Numbers: Market Estimates, Forecasts, And Surveys

What is the state of the cybersecurity industry and practice today? Recent surveys and analysis provide fresh insights, from senior management and board of directors not taking cyber threats seriously enough, IoT and mobile security deficiencies, the perennial cybersecurity skills shortage, new types of attacks on consumers and businesses, and the increasing threat of a […]
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That Time Of Year Again: Cisco Systems Releases Its Annual Cybersecurity Report

Last week, Cisco Systems released the 2018 edition of its Annual Cybersecurity Report (ACR) you can find here. The report, compiled from a survey of 3,600 chief security officers (CSOs) and security operations leaders from across the globe, seeks to highlight emerging threats in the rapidly evolving landscape of cybersecurity. With 53% of all attacks […]
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AI a threat to cyber security, warns report

Artificial intelligence is being incorporated into a range of cyber security products, but the technology may also introduce new threats, a report warns Artificial intelligence (AI) poses a range of threats to cyber, physical and political security, according to a report by 26 UK and US experts and researchers. The Malicious use of artificial intelligence report examines the […]
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Who should be responsible for cybersecurity?

Clearly, cybersecurity is everybody’s problem. It’s high time this truth was recognized, starting with the executive suite on down.   The news today is flush with salacious stories of cyber-security breaches, data held hostage in brazen ransomware attacks, and compromised records and consumer information. So too has the fallout become increasingly familiar: broken trust, ruined […]
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Giant Equifax data breach: 143 million people could be affected

Equifax says a giant cybersecurity breach compromised the personal information of as many as 143 million Americans — almost half the country. Cyber criminals have accessed sensitive information — including names, social security numbers, birth dates, addresses, and the numbers of some driver’s licenses. Additionally, Equifax said that credit card numbers for about 209,000 U.S. […]
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