Archives for August 2015

#FinancialCyberSecurity: With new chip credit cards on way here’s what consumers need to know

#CitadelOnSecurity: Weekend Vulnerability and Patch Report, August 30, 2015 – Citadel Information Group

#CitadelOnSecurity: Cyber Security News of the Week, August 30, 2015 – Citadel Information Group

#IdentityTheft: Ashley Madison Users Face Threats of Blackmail and Identity Theft – The New York Times

#CyberDefense: BitTorrent patches reflective DDoS attack security vulnerability | ZDNet

#CyberWarning: FBI warns businesses of fraud risk from Business E-Mail Compromise (BEC)

#CyberWarning: Fake EFF site serving espionage malware was likely active for 3+ weeks | Ars Technica

#CyberCareer: Information security talent shortage is at the senior level, survey finds

#CyberWarning: Iranian hackers are getting desperate and sloppy, report finds | Washington Examiner

#IdentityTheft: Have I been pwned? Check if your email has been compromised in a data breach

#CyberCrime: Ashley Madison founder and chief executive Noel Biderman quits following hack – Telegraph

#CyberMisc: Audit: California Agencies Vulnerable to IT Security Breach – Cybercrime on Top Tech News

#CyberSunshine: Six Nabbed for Using LizardSquad Attack Tool — @krebsonsecurity

#CyberThreat: FBI: $1.2B Lost to Business Email Compromise (BEC) Scams — @krebsonsecurity

#CyberSecurityMgmt: Cyber Threats and Regulations Top List of Challenges for Information Security Officers

#CyberWarning: Hackers revive Word macro malware in AutoIT RAT attack – SC Magazine UK

#CyberDefense: Even ‘super hackers’ leave entries in logs, so prepare to drown in data • The Register

#CyberDefense: Phone and laptop encryption guide: Protect your stuff and yourself | Ars Technica

#CyberCrime: Who Hacked Ashley Madison? — @krebsonsecurity

#CyberThreat: Advertising malware rates have tripled in the last year, according to report | The Verge

#CyberMisc: Car information security is a complete wreck — here’s why – Boing Boing

#CyberMisc: Highway to hack: Why we’re just at the beginning of the auto-hacking era | Ars Technica

#SecureTheVillage: Facebook updates ThreatExchange info, says gov’t agencies not welcome – SC Magazine

#CyberPrivacy: Man sues Ashley Madison for emotional distress in potential class-action lawsuit | The Guardian

#LetFreedomRing: Rhode Island Church Taking Unusual Step to Illuminate Its Slavery Role – The New York Times

#CyberAwareness: Google Study Finds Most People Aren’t Protecting Their Data Properly |

#CyberCrime: Leaked AshleyMadison Emails Suggest Execs Hacked Competitors — @krebsonsecurity

#CyberLaw: Wyndham Must Face Hacker Suit as Court Upholds FTC’s Power – Bloomberg Business

#CyberPrivacy: Extortionists Target Ashley Madison Users — Krebs on Security

#CitadelOnSecurity: Weekend Vulnerability and Patch Report, August 23, 2015 – Citadel Information Group