Today in Cybersecurity: Derek Smith on Cyber Forensics Tools

This podcast provides a brief introduction to cyber and digital forensic operations. Derek Smith of the National Cybersecurity Institute at Excelsior College provides a brief overview of the field of cyber forensics... [ read more ]

Well this is a Shell Shocking Bashing Mess!

If you are involved with cybersecurity in any fashion, then you know that yet another vulnerability has been discovered. However, this one could even be worse than The OpenSSL Heartbleed Vulnerability bug!... [ read more ]

Who’s Controlling your Vehicle?

As a blog follow up to the Black Hat 2014 Conference in Las Vegas, I had promised to cover the presentation where researchers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek had named the most... [ read more ]

Trust Us. . . . No Data was Lost

Word comes today that HealthCare.gov has been hacked by a person or person’s unknown. Reports indicate that the initial breach occurred in early June but went undetected until recently when IT specialists... [ read more ]

Home Depot Repairs after Cyber Attack

Yet another retailer has been hacked and everyone involved in the incident is scrambling to determine the amount of damage done. Home Depot announced Tuesday that it is cooperating with investigators to... [ read more ]

Beware of Clicking that Destination on the Map!

Okay, everyone uses Google Maps. It is because we do not want to get lost trying to get to our destinations. However, what if there is a particular destination in which you... [ read more ]

Cyber Lite….or Just Right?

Recently Michael Daniels, the cyber security czar for the Obama administration openly admitted during an interview with GovInfoSecurity that his technical expertise in the digital domain was very limited. Timothy Lee in... [ read more ]

Law Firms Not Exempt from Cyber Breaches

Nearly every organization is subject to cyber attacks and the loss of sensitive information that can result. Law firms are no exception. A great deal of sensitive material is naturally kept within... [ read more ]

Health Care Breach Affects 4.5 Million Americans

The relentless assault by hackers on the cyber systems of the nation continues to escalate as news comes of yet another cyber breach that will affect millions of Americans. According to just-released... [ read more ]

Congress Takes Action on Cyber Bill

It’s a bit of a rarity these days when Congress is able to compromise on legislation. However, on July 28 the House passed H.R. 3693, a bill known as the National Cybersecurity... [ read more ]