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Election Websites, Back-End Systems Most at Risk of Cyberattack in Midterms
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Both adult and kid hackers demonstrated at DEF CON how the hackable voting machine may be the least of our worries in the 2018 elections.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 8/14/2018
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10 More Women in Security You May Not Know But Should
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
The second installment in a series highlighting women who are driving change in cybersecurity but may not be on your radar Ė yet.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 7/31/2018
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DHS Officials: Hundreds of US Utility Victims Infiltrated by Russian Hackers
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Federal government officials up their count of US energy sector victims from dozens to hundreds, according to a Wall Street Journal report.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 7/24/2018
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US Intel Officials Share Their National Cybersecurity Concerns
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Leaders in the security sector discuss the most pressing cyberthreats threatening the United States and what can be done to mitigate them.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 7/20/2018
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White House Cybersecurity Strategy at a Crossroads
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Trump administration's initial lack of a unified front in the wake of Russian election-hacking indictments worries cybersecurity experts.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 7/17/2018
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FBI: Email Account Compromise Losses Reach $12B
Dark Reading Staff,
News
There were more than 78K business email account (BEC) and email account compromise (EAC) scam incidents worldwide between October 2013 and May 2018.
By Dark Reading Staff , 7/13/2018
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Microsoft July Security Updates Mostly Browser-Related
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Patch Tuesday includes 53 security updates, including mitigation for the latest side-channel attack.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 7/10/2018
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IEEE Calls for Strong Encryption
Dark Reading Staff,
News
Newly issued position statement by the organization declares backdoor and key-escrow schemes could have 'negative consequences.'
By Dark Reading Staff , 6/27/2018
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Black Hat Survey: Enterprise Tech, US Government Unprepared for Cyberattacks
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
The 2018 Black Hat Attendee survey reveals worries over the effectiveness of enterprise security technology, and threat to US infrastructure.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 6/26/2018
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Former CIA Engineer Charged with Theft and Transmission of Classified Info
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Suspect had reportedly been named in Vault 7 leak to WikiLeaks.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 6/19/2018
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Are Biometrics Good or Bad for Digital Security?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Good arguments can be made for use of biometrics in security, but the technology does have is flaws.
By Larry Alton, business consultant , 6/8/2018
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Researcher Successfully Hacked In-Flight Airplanes - From the Ground
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
IOActive researcher will demonstrate at Black Hat USA how satellite equipment can be 'weaponized.'
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 6/5/2018
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GDPR Oddsmakers: Who, Where, When Will Enforcement Hit First?
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
The GDPR grace period ends today. Experts take their best guesses on when data protection authorities will strike - and what kind of organizations will be first to feel the sting of the EU privacy law.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 5/25/2018
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GDPR and the End of the World
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
Let's put the GDPR compliance deadline in perspective. It should change the way we look at privacy and data.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/25/2018
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Destructive 'VPNFilter' Attack Network Uncovered
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
More than 500K home/SOHO routers and storage devices worldwide commandeered in potential nation-state attack weapon - with Ukraine in initial bullseye.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 5/23/2018
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Donít Get Side-Tracked by Flashy Metrics, Success is in the People
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
Satire
Defining KPIs can be a whole different ballpark when youíre in public sector IT. But even if youíre not, the takeaway from these stories can easily be applied to the private sector: Focus on the impact, the people -- the customers -- and success will follow.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 5/22/2018
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5 Common GDPR Misconceptions
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
A company's effort to comply with GDPR don't end on May 25. The work is ongoing, tied to a recognition of privacy as a fundamental right.
By Tomas Honzak, Director of Security and Compliance at GoodData , 5/16/2018
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US Government Cybersecurity at a Crossroads
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Trump reportedly kills cybersecurity coordinator position, while many agencies continue to play catch-up in their defenses.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 5/15/2018
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Experts from Across the IT Spectrum Share Insights from Interop ITX
InformationWeek,
Satire
[VIDEO] IT leaders and experts, including keynote speaker, Beth Niblock, CIO, City of Detroit, share highlights from their presentations at Interop ITX 2018 along with insights about the future of IT.
By InformationWeek , 5/15/2018
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11 IT Leaders and Experts Share Highlights from Interop ITX
InformationWeek,
Satire
[VIDEO] If you missed Interop ITX or would like to relive it, we have you covered. We've compiled 11 interviews with IT leaders and experts who attended and spoke at Interop ITX 2018, including keynote speakers Sam Ramji, VP Product Management, Google Cloud and Joe Barkai, Consultant, Speaker, Author and Blogger.
By InformationWeek , 5/15/2018
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