DHS Releases 4 Guidelines for Cyber Threat Info-Sharing

by Chris Talipsky 17. March 2016 13:39
Following the 2015 passage of the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA), which we wrote about previously, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has released their guidelines for how government and the private sector are to share their threat data. The CISA is the largest cybersecurity le... [More]
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Cyber Security is Driving Board Engagement with Internal Audit

by David Ritzert 10. March 2016 12:14
Almost three out of four companies are now including cyber security risks in their internal audit plans, according to a survey of more than 1,300 IA professionals just released by Protiviti. This is an increase of 20% year over year, and stands in contrast to the findings reported in the Institute o... [More]

Bitcoin Ransom Paid to Hackers

by Tim Marshall 7. March 2016 08:27
In a real warning sign about the attractiveness of of healthcare data to cyber criminals, a group of hackers infiltrated a hospital’s network and encrypted its data in order to collect a ransom from the hospital. Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center employees noticed network issues on Feb. 5t... [More]