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Adopting a Counter Ransomware Initiative to address transnational threat landscape

The U.S. recently facilitated a ‘Counter Ransomware Initiative’ among over 30 countries and the European Union, with the goal of


CISA warns critical infrastructure owners, operators of GPS Daemon bug

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) warned on Thursday critical infrastructure (CI) owners and operators, and other users, who


After raising $2.5 million in funding, aDolus set to meet growing demand for supply chain security

Industrial cybersecurity vendor aDolus Technology announced this week that it has raised US$2.5 million in its latest funding round, which


Senate Republicans flag concerns about TSA cybersecurity directives, propose more collaborative approach

The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation raised concerns about the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) plans to issue


EU Council gets closer to setting up a joint cyber unit to boost cybersecurity crisis management framework

The European Union Council is set to adopt conclusions that will help further develop the EU cybersecurity crisis management framework,


Claroty, AUVESY identify security vulnerabilities in Versiondog hardware

Claroty Team82’s research team has worked with AUVESY since last year after critical vulnerabilities were identified in AUVESY’s data management


CISA issues RFI to identify EDR tools, capabilities for US government organizations

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has released a Request for Information (RFI) to assist the U.S. administration in


FBI, NSA, CISA warns critical infrastructure entities of attacks using BlackMatter ransomware

U.S. security agencies released on Monday a joint cybersecurity advisory notifying organizations of cyber attackers using the BlackMatter ransomware that


Organizations are now more focused on supply chain, third-party cyber risk

Data released by a cybersecurity firm revealed that companies are more focused on supply chain and third-party cyber risk and


Network resilience is vital for securing critical infrastructure

The US administration recently hosted 30 countries in a counter-ransomware event that focused on improving network resilience, addressing the abuse


Local Blackouts Caused by Electric Grid Hack

Atkinson Electric Cooperative announced today that the recent series of electrical blackouts in the area around Delano, GA have been


New DHS railroad and aviation security directive aims to strengthen cybersecurity fabric

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) division within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is set to impose a new


US warns water, wastewater sectors of ransomware attacks

U.S. agencies issued on Thursday a joint Cybersecurity Advisory (CSA) that details ongoing cyber threats to the U.S. Water and


Australia rolls out Ransomware Action Plan to defend businesses, critical infrastructure

The Australian government announced its ‘Ransomware Action Plan’ that introduces criminal offences, tougher penalties, and a mandatory reporting regime, as


Applied Risk’s NightWatch 2021 event hosts industrial cybersecurity experts, professionals

Industrial cybersecurity company Applied Risk organized Thursday its NightWatch 2021 online event that hosted the OT (operational technology) security community


Security gaps found in critical infrastructure equipment from Siemens, Advantech, Schneider Electric

Security vulnerabilities were identified in critical infrastructure equipment from several manufacturers, including Siemens, Schneider Electric, and Advantech. Siemens revealed several


MITRE establishes two new entities to step up infrastructure protection

MITRE has set up the Cyber Infrastructure Protection Innovation Center and Clinical Insights Innovation Cell to strengthen its ability to


CRS report examines ransomware and federal law, in the era of rising cybercrime and cybersecurity attacks

A new Congressional Research Service (CRS) report recently explored the legal issues surrounding the federal law that provides potential approaches


FIN12 group targets healthcare sector with concentrated, ransomware attacks

Mandiant Intelligence has revealed details on the FIN12 group, with almost 20 percent of observed victims in the healthcare industry


FERC report recommends compliance with CIP reliability standards

Following its ​​annual commissioner-led Reliability Technical Conference, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) released Friday its recommendations to help users,


Adopting regulations, standards, and guidelines to build safeguards into maritime cyber security frameworks

The changing outlook in the increasingly connected maritime sector has led to the greater adoption of regulations, standards, and guidelines


Security flaws found in FATEK Automation, Emerson WirelessHART Gateway, Mitsubishi hardware

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) warned the critical infrastructure sector this week of the detection of several vulnerabilities


US administration to step up cybersecurity demands across aviation, maritime, surface transportation sectors

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced Wednesday that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is preparing to impose new


US bills seek to protect ‘systemically important’ critical infrastructure, bring about ransom disclosure

The U.S. legislators brought in two more bills this week intending to authorize the director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure