The White House acknowledged over the weekend that a breach of its unclassified email servers was worse than previously disclosed. It’s time for a change. Late last year, the White House acknowledged that it had detected a breach in the unclassified Executive Office of the President network. This weekend, sources close to the administration explained that the breach was "far more intrusive and worrisome than has been publicly acknowledged". Russian hackers apparently were able to read emails received from President Obama, both... [Read More]
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  Apr 28, 2015  |  Filed in: Industry Trends
The good, the bad, and the ugly of the last week It’s been quite a week for cybersecurity as Anthem worked through the fallout from their massive data breach the week before, the federal government upped the ante on cybercrime, and Facebook implemented new tools for sharing threat information. But, then again, what week isn’t marked by some serious security news lately? One message came through loud and clear amongst the security news: end users are often the weak link in the chain. Case in point: Jeb Bush. In the interest of transparency... [Read More]
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  Feb 13, 2015  |  Filed in: Industry Trends