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venturebeat.com - Shubham Sharma - Deloitte: 14% of US orgs remain defenseless as cybersecurity threats loom
Deloitte: 14% of US orgs remain defenseless as cybersecurity threats loom
VentureBeat

Even as cybersecurity threats rise, a few American organizations still continue to operate without a defense plan or strategy, Deloitte reported Tuesday. In its 2021 Future of Cyber survey, the accounting and consulting firm revealed that 98% of…

afr.com - Fergus Hanson - Moment of reckoning is here for Australia's cyber security
Moment of reckoning is here for Australia's cyber security
Australian Financial Review

While media coverage of the recent announcement of AUKUS focussed on Australia's acquisition of nuclear-powered submarines, the technology partnership underpinning the agreement was also of major significance. As the three leaders noted in their…

globalnews.ca - julesknoxglobal - Kelowna cyber security expert urges vigilance during uptick in cyber attacks
Kelowna cyber security expert urges vigilance during uptick in cyber attacks
Global News

As more of our lives move online, experts are warning people and businesses to be extra careful about data breaches, particularly as there is an uptick in cyber attacks with more people working from home. Story continues below advertisement October…

informationweek.com - Jessica Davis - CIO Agenda: Cloud, Cybersecurity, and AI Investments Ahead
CIO Agenda: Cloud, Cybersecurity, and AI Investments Ahead
InformationWeek

Nearly two years after a massive disruption hit enterprises, a few lessons are evident. Some organizations quickly adapted to the circumstances, recognized the opportunities available, and acted to capitalize on them. Other organizations were…

wsj.com - Dustin Volz - WSJ News Exclusive | State Department to Form New Cyber Office to Face Proliferating Global Challenges
WSJ News Exclusive | State Department to Form New Cyber Office to Face Proliferating Global Challenges
Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—The State Department is planning to roll out organizational changes intended to confront international cybersecurity challenges like ransomware and waning global digital freedom, U.S. officials said, the latest of several…

cnn.com - By Sean Lyngaas, CNN  - First on CNN: Biden administration expected to name GOP official who challenged Trump's lies to key election security role
First on CNN: Biden administration expected to name GOP official who challenged Trump's lies to key election security role
CNN

Washington(CNN) The Biden administration is expected to name Kim Wyman, a Republican secretary of state who challenged former President Donald Trump's false claims of election fraud, to lead the Department of Homeland Security's efforts to protect…

darkreading.com - Nasrin Rezai - How We Can Narrow the Talent Shortage in Cybersecurity
How We Can Narrow the Talent Shortage in Cybersecurity
Dark Reading

Just watching the news in recent years — from WannaCry and NotPetya outbreaks, to the recent Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack — cybersecurity is one of the most pressing issues of our time. In the past two decades, amateur hackers…

infosecurity-magazine.com - Sarah Coble - Anglo American Launches Cybersecurity Apprenticeships
Anglo American Launches Cybersecurity Apprenticeships
Infosecurity Magazine

The world's largest producer of platinum has launched a cybersecurity apprenticeship scheme in the northeast of England. Multi-national mining company Anglo American, which is headquartered in London, is seeking seven budding cybersecurity stars…

washingtontechnology.com - Nick Wakeman - Cybersecurity challenges drive adoption of zero trust
Cybersecurity challenges drive adoption of zero trust
Washington Technology

Executives share views on challenges as targets and frequency increase The need to improve our cybersecurity posture is a no brainer but that doesn't make it an easy proposition. Executives at this Washington Technology Executive Perspectives…

thetimes.co.uk - Emma Powell - Cybersecurity firm Darktrace tumbles after broker's bearish note
Cybersecurity firm Darktrace tumbles after broker's bearish note
The Times

A high flying cybersecurity specialist lost just over a fifth of its market value yesterday after concerns were raised over the quality of Darktrace's products and size of its target market. The group, which listed on London's main market in April…

cnn.com - Analysis by Luke McGee and Stephen Collinson, CNN  - Analysis: How Nick Clegg ended up putting out fires for Facebook
Analysis: How Nick Clegg ended up putting out fires for Facebook
CNN

Editor's Note: (This story was excerpted from the October 26 edition of CNN's Meanwhile in America, the daily email about US politics for global readers. Click here to read past editions and subscribe.) (CNN) Nick Clegg shot to national fame as a…

smh.com.au - Anthony Galloway - New Zealand could join AUKUS security pact to boost cyber technologies
New Zealand could join AUKUS security pact to boost cyber technologies
The Sydney Morning Herald

New Zealand has opened the door to joining the AUKUS defence pact with Australia, Britain and the United States while maintaining its ban on nuclear-powered submarines. The country's top diplomat in Canberra said her nation could join the agreement…

reuters.com - Latest Russian cyberattack targeting hundreds of U.S. networks -Microsoft
Latest Russian cyberattack targeting hundreds of U.S. networks -Microsoft
Reuters

WASHINGTON, Oct 25 (Reuters) - The Russian-based agency behind last year's massive SolarWinds cyberattack has targeted hundreds more companies and organizations in its latest wave of attacks on U.S.-based computer systems, Microsoft said in a blog…

abcnews.go.com - Luke Barr - Russian nation-state actor behind SolarWinds cyberattack at it again: Microsoft
Russian nation-state actor behind SolarWinds cyberattack at it again: Microsoft
ABC News

The same actors behind the SolarWinds breach that infiltrated nine U.S. government agencies is attempting to do the same targeting the global supply chain, researchers from Microsoft have concluded. Russian nation-state actor Nobelium is targeting…

bloomberg.com - Jesse Hamilton - SEC Gets Path to Rein In Stablecoins as U.S. Weighs New Rules
SEC Gets Path to Rein In Stablecoins as U.S. Weighs New Rules
Bloomberg

Behind the scenes, Wall Street agency has pushed for key role Some U.S. officials want to saddle tokens with bank rules Wall Street's top watchdog won concessions in a debate between U.S. regulators over how to police stablecoins, clearing a path…

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