Obama’s Former Cybersecurity Coordinator Named President Of CTA

Michael Daniel is now head of the newly incorporated nonprofit Cyber Threat Alliance, a security threat intel-sharing group of major security vendors.

IBM Brings Watson Cognitive Computing To The SOC

Technology known for a Jeopardy stunt six years ago is now powering question answering within IBM Security's QRadar system.

You Can’t Hire Your Way Out of a Skills Shortage …...

It will take much effort to fix the IT and cybersecurity talent crisis, but it is possible.

New Bug Bounty Program Targets IoT Security

GeekPwn bug bounty program aims to collect Internet of Things security vulnerabilities, and highlight mistakes to vendors.

‘Shock And Awe’ Ransomware Attacks Multiply

Ransomware attackers are getting more aggressive, destructive, and unpredictable.

Russia Suspect In Italian Ministry Hack

Italy's foreign ministry was victim of a cyberattack last year, but hackers did not gain access to classified information.

Verizon Data Breach Digest Triangulates Humanity Inside Security

The 99-page report breaks out 16 different attack scenarios and specifies the target, sophistication level, attributes, and attack patterns, along with their times to discovery and containment.

Turkish Hacker Gets 8 Years In US Jail For ATM Theft...

Ercan Findikoglu carried out three cyberattacks that enabled theft of $55 million through worldwide ATM withdrawals.

Alleged Russian Hacker With Ties To ‘Notorious Cybercriminals’ Arrested In LA

Alexander Tverdokhlebov is being held on charges of conspiring with another hacker to steal money from online bank accounts.

Microsoft Beefs Up Enterprise Security In Windows 10, Surface

Microsoft's wave of security news targets hardware, Azure, Office 365, Windows 10, and SQL Server to safeguard business data.

US Teen Admits To Brussels Airport Cyberattack

A 14-year-old Pittsburgh resident failed to hack Zaventem airport just hours after last year's terrorist attacks that killed 32.

Keep Employees Secure, Wherever They Are

As workers grow more dispersed, organizations need to focus on three areas to maintain security.