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The revolution of obfuscation for cybersecurity and threat intelligence

By Tom Badders – The daily headlines are proof — including recent news on the Shadow Brokers NSA breach and incursions at Siemens, Moody’s, Equifax and many other organizations. Yet for all the attention, most government agencies and private companies … Continue reading

The Internet of Things Is Going to Change Everything About Cybersecurity

By Yevgeny Dibrov – Despite increased spending and innovation in the cybersecurity market, there is every indication that the situation will only worsen. The number of unmanaged devices being introduced onto networks daily is increasing by orders of magnitude, with … Continue reading

What’s Wrong With America’s Current Approach to Cybersecurity?

By Gregory Michaelidis – Go behind the headlines of the latest megahack, and what you’ll find is a growing public-safety and national-security crisis. We are barely discussing how to help people help themselves in the digital world, let alone do … Continue reading

Your Cybersecurity Self-Defense Cheat Sheet

By Jacob Brogan – Corporate complicity: Many of us rely on Google, Apple, and their ilk to protect our accounts and information. Can we be sure that these companies have our best interests in mind when it comes to security … Continue reading

How Lockheed Martin, Cisco and PWC manage cybersecurity

By Bruce Harpham – Talented information security professionals remain the linchpin of a successful cybersecurity program. Several employment surveys have found that security skills continue to be in high demand, and some high profile security jobs can command salaries over … Continue reading

The potential impact of the 2015 Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA)

By Jessica Beyer – If the CISA passes, and it seems likely to, it will have a range of impacts internationally and on the Pacific Northwest (PNW). In the PNW, the CISA will heavily impact technology companies. Technology companies create, … Continue reading

5 Cybersecurity Truths to Know Now

By Peter Galvin – Below are five key points about cybersecurity today that will help you strengthen your defenses to keep your data secure. Common security failures have enabled cyberattacks to cause significant damage to businesses These failures include: ⚬ … Continue reading

How a proposed European Union cybersecurity law could impact tech companies

By Jonathan Vanian – It’s not just China and Russia that are trying to figure out how to deal with big, foreign web companies and Internet service providers doing business in their countries. Under the terms of the Network and … Continue reading

Cybersecurity, Encryption and the Golden Age of Surveillance

BOOK REVIEW Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World, Author: Bruce Schneier. By Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan – FBI Director James Comey wants to mandate a back door, a built-in security weakness. … Continue reading

Playing Politics With Cybersecurity and Privacy

By Gabe Rottman – What does the bill—dubbed the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act, or “CISA”—do? It’s a surveillance bill, pure and simple. It says that any and all privacy laws, including laws requiring a warrant for electronic communications, and those … Continue reading