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Intel Targets Solutions to Water Supply Issues Through Big Data

Intel Targets Solutions to Water Supply Issues Through Big Data

(INTEL)—The use and application of Big Data systems to overcome those obstacles deemed previously insurmountable was a breaking-through for the business world, now moving forward with companies like Intel and… Read more »

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Sandia Labs Seeks Partners to Develop Ephemeral Biometrics for Cyber ID Mgmt

Sandia Labs Seeks Partners to Develop Ephemeral Biometrics for Cyber ID Mgmt

A laboratory run by Lockheed Martin‘s Sandia subsidiary is seeking partners for research and development into ephemeral biometrics for cyber identity management and insider threat monitoring functions. Sandia National Laboratories is looking… Read more »

GE Buys Wurldtech for Cybersecurity Market Push

GE Buys Wurldtech for Cybersecurity Market Push

General Electric has purchased Canadian company Wurldtech for an undisclosed amount in an effort to help better protect operation technology networks, ETF Daily News reported today. Tom Sandford writes that… Read more »

Google Unveils Encryption Tool to Bolster Internet Security

Google Unveils Encryption Tool to Bolster Internet Security

Google released a new encryption tool that the company built to help users secure their internet privacy, the New York Times reported Wednesday. Nicole Perlroth writes that the tool, dubbed… Read more »

Chandra McMahon: Lockheed Met NSA Criteria for Incident Response Accreditation

Chandra McMahon: Lockheed Met NSA Criteria for Incident Response Accreditation

Lockheed Martin has been certified by the National Security Agency to offer incident management services designed to help government agencies respond to attacks at the network layer. The company received… Read more »

Microsoft to Mentor Cybersecurity Startups in Israel

Microsoft to Mentor Cybersecurity Startups in Israel

Microsoft has opened a cybersecurity accelerator hub in Israel in a move to mentor startup businesses in the country, the Washington Post reported Thursday. Mohana Ravindranath writes Microsoft Ventures has partnered… Read more »

McKinsey Cyber Report Details Growing Risks to Companies, Economies

McKinsey Cyber Report Details Growing Risks to Companies, Economies

A new McKinsey & Co. study has highlighted the potential economic risks posed by a growing number of cyberattacks amid companies with cybersecurity capabilities that are still in the emergent stage…. Read more »

Lockheed Extends National Cyber Range Operations Support for Five Years

Lockheed Extends National Cyber Range Operations Support for Five Years

Lockheed Martin has received a five-year, $14 million contract to continue its operation and sustainment support for cyber operation simulations at the National Cyber Range, Nextgov reported Friday. Aliya Sternstein writes… Read more »

David DeWalt: FireEye Study on Attack Data Reveals Vulnerabilities in 97% of Cases

David DeWalt: FireEye Study on Attack Data Reveals Vulnerabilities in 97% of Cases

A new FireEye study that looked into companies’ cyber defenses has found vulnerabilities in most architectures, which CEO David DeWalt says signals a need for a purpose-built offering against advanced, ever-evolving threats. The… Read more »

Raytheon’s Mike Crouse: All Org Stakeholders Have Role to Play in Data Protection

Raytheon’s Mike Crouse: All Org Stakeholders Have Role to Play in Data Protection

All components of an organization have a role to play in helping prevent security breaches by employees whether by accident or with intent, according to Mike Crouse, director of insider… Read more »

Mike Fey: Verizon Report Fingers Cyberespionage as Cause Behind 22% of Security Breaches

Mike Fey: Verizon Report Fingers Cyberespionage as Cause Behind 22% of Security Breaches

A Verizon security research report indicates that cyberespionage was the motive behind 22 percent of breach incidents over the past year. Mike Fey, chief technology officer for Intel‘s security business,… Read more »

TCS Helps Launch Cyber Training Courses; Drew Morin Comments

TCS Helps Launch Cyber Training Courses; Drew Morin Comments

TeleCommunication Systems has partnered with the International Council of Electronic Commerce Consultants to introduce its cyber training courses to help meet the demand for cybersecurity training services. The Center for Advanced… Read more »

FireEye’s Nart Villeneuve: Hacker Group ‘Ajax’ Targets Dissidents in Iran

FireEye’s Nart Villeneuve: Hacker Group ‘Ajax’ Targets Dissidents in Iran

FireEye has uncovered evidence of a hacking organization that has been operating since 2009 and has primarily targeted both Iranian dissidents and U.S. defense businesses. Dubbed “Ajax Security Team,” the… Read more »

NJVC’s Robert Michalsky: Verizon Data Breach Report to Guide Cyber Risk Management

NJVC’s Robert Michalsky: Verizon Data Breach Report to Guide Cyber Risk Management

As Verizon releases the 2014 Data Breach Investigations Report, NJVC Principal Robert Michalsky notes that 92 percent of the more than 100,000 breaches and security incidents covered in the past decade can be grouped within nine attack… Read more »

McKinsey Report Examines Cybercrime’s Effects on Business Strategies

McKinsey Report Examines Cybercrime’s Effects on Business Strategies

A study by McKinsey & Co. and the World Economic Forum found that more than 50 percent of professionals worldwide believe that cybersecurity threats pose strategic risks to their organizations…. Read more »

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