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Highlights of RSA Conference 2022

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The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report includes highlights and observations from RSA Conference 2022, including a key message from RSA CEO Rohit Ghai. It also discusses the value of automation and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency's mission to grow cyber talent

Police Dismantle Dutch Phishing Gang

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Belgian and Dutch Police Arrest 9 Suspects Over Theft of 'Millions of Euros' Belgian and Dutch police with the support of Europol dismantled an organized crime gang involved in carrying out phishing, money laundering and other scams.


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Securing Digital Payments in the Future

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Mastercard's Nick Coleman Discusses 'Threatcasting' and Real-Time Payments Ten years from now, "the ability to transact on a global basis will continue," says Nick Coleman, CSO, real-time payments at MasterCard, who adds, "Maybe my car will buy stuff for me."

ISMG Editors: Are We Closing in on a Federal Privacy Law?

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The State of Passwordless in 2022, New Identity Technologies In the latest weekly update, Jeremy Grant, coordinator of the Better Identity Coalition, joins three editors at ISMG to discuss important cybersecurity issues, including where we are with passwordless, if we are getting closer to a U.S.

Cyber Security, Change Management and Enterprise Risk Management: Scaling Operations for Growth

Speaker: William Hord, Vice President of Risk Management and Compliance

Join us as we discuss the various tangents of data and the change management process that will help you make better risk-based business decisions to save time and money for your organization.

Canada's Desjardins Settles Data Breach Lawsuit for $155M

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Million Customers' Private Details Sold by 'Malicious' Insider for 26 Months Canada's Desjardins Group has reached an out-of-court settlement to resolve a data breach class action lawsuit.

FBI: Russian Forums Sell Higher Education Credentials

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Agency Spotted Compromised Credentials On Various Dark Web Forums The FBI is warning the U.S. higher education sector about compromised sensitive credentials and network access information advertised for sale across various public and Dark Web forums.

Siemens Patches Vulnerabilities in Network Management System

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15 Flaws Can Be Exploited for DoS and RCE Attacks, Credential Leaks Siemens is advising its SINEC NMS customers to update to version V1.0 SP2 or newer in order to prevent exploitation of vulnerabilities that could allow remote execution of malicious code.

Feds Allege Former IT Consultant Hacked Healthcare Company

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Experts: Case Spotlights Critical, But Often Overlooked, Insider Threats, Risks A former IT consultant has been charged with allegedly hacking into a computer server of a healthcare company client that had months earlier denied him employment with the organization.

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Cyberattack Blamed for Setting Off Rocket Sirens in Israel

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Sirens Ring in Jerusalem, Eilat; System Used to Warn Citizens About Missile Attacks Iranian hackers may be responsible for rocket sirens sounding for almost an hour in two Israeli cities on Sunday night.

How Preparation and Strategy Can Be Used to Fight and Defeat Any Ransomware Attack

Speaker: Karl Camilleri, Cloud Services Product Manager at phoenixNAP

Through a detailed analysis of major attacks and their consequences, Karl Camilleri, Cloud Services Product Manager at phoenixNAP, will discuss the state of ransomware and future predictions, as well as provide best practices for attack prevention and recovery.

FBI: Hospital Averted 'Despicable' Iranian Cyberattack

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FBI Director Says Boston Children's Hospital Was Targeted Last Summer Boston Children's Hospital thwarted a cyberattack by government-backed Iranian hackers last summer after U.S.

Medical Center Ransomware Attack Affects 700,000

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Incident Is Latest on Growing List of Recent Major Healthcare Data Hacks An Arizona medical center that suffered a ransomware attack in April has begun notifying 700,000 individuals of a data breach compromising sensitive medical and personal information.

Flagstar Bank Breach Affects 1.5 Million Customers

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Bank Discovers Breach 6 Months After Attack; Second Such Incident in 2 Years A publicly traded issuer of home mortgages is notifying 1.5 million consumers of a December cyber incident on its network that leaked PII, including customers' Social Security numbers.

Lawsuit: Facebook Is Collecting Patient Data of 'Millions'

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Class Action Alleges Meta Pixel Code Tracks Websites, Patient Portal Interactions A proposed federal class action lawsuit alleges that Facebook is unlawfully collecting "millions" of individuals' information from the websites and patient portals of "hundreds" of medical providers without the knowledge and consent of patients.

The 5 Stages of Account-Based Marketing — and How to Win Them All

Successfully complete the five stages of ABM: define, identify, engage, convert, and connect. We’ll show you how to create a unified system with your sales team to help them land more qualified opportunities and connect with prospects like never before.

Techniques to Improve Supply Chain Confidence

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Highlights from ISACA's Supply Chain Security Report Former ISACA board chair Rob Clyde shares highlights from ISACA's "Supply Chain Security Gaps: A 2022 Global Research Report," in which 25% of respondents say they experienced a supply chain attack last year, and offers recommendations for assessments and testing of software.

A $150 Million Plan to Secure Open-Source Software

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Areas of Proposed Investments Include SBOMs, Software Supply Chains The Linux Foundation and the Open Source Security Foundation have put forth a nearly $150 million investment plan, spread across two years, to strengthen open-source security in the U.S.

Scammers Send Fake Ukraine Aid Requests to Phish Victims

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Criminals Seek Cryptocurrency and Other Monetary Donations , FBI Says The FBI says in an alert that scammers have been posing as Ukrainian entities to fraudulently seek donations and other financial assistance for the war-torn country.

Grab Denies Cyberattack Claim by Malaysia's DragonForce

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Firm Says 'Leaked Data' Gleaned From Third-Party Vendor, No Grab Systems Affected Indian hyperlocal logistics provider Grab says it wasn't hacked by a Malaysian hacktivist group. DragonForce Malaysia posted last Saturday on Twitter and Telegram the purported details of Grab delivery personnel.

The Ultimate Guide to Executive Recruiting

Sourcing the right executive candidates and filling key managerial roles in an organization can be difficult, even in the best of times. Download this eBook to level up your discovery process, talent sourcing, and strategies for reaching your best-fit candidates.

Twitter Fined $150M for Misusing Private Data to Sell Ads

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Firm Deceptively Used Account Security Data of 140 Million Users A $150 million penalty has been slapped on Twitter for deceptively using account security data of millions of users for targeted advertising, the U.S. Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission say.

Ransomware Ecosystem: Big Changes Since Colonial Pipeline

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The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report analyzes the changes in the ransomware landscape one year after the attack on Colonial Pipeline. It also revisits the Ryuk ransomware attack on a school district in Illinois and examines common culprits hindering effective Zero Trust adoption

Malaysian Hacktivists Target Indian Websites as Payback

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DragonForce Malaysia's Alleged Victim List Comprises Government, Private Entities Hacktivist group DragonForce Malaysia says it hacked and defaced about 70 Indian government and private sector organizations' websites in a dayslong attack last week.

Proof of Concept: The Corporate Risk of Using Social Media

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Also: Navigating US Privacy Laws; Ransomware Trends In the latest "Proof of Concept," Lisa Sotto of Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP and former CISO David Pollino of PNC Bank join ISMG editors to discuss the many new privacy laws in the U.S.,

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12 Plays to Kickstart Your Recruitment Process

To stay ahead in this race, every recruiter needs a good playbook. In this eBook, we lay out 12 recruiting plays that can automate key steps in your recruitment process, helping you reduce both the cost and the time it takes to hire the best candidates.

CISA Advises Federal Agencies to Patch VMware Flaws

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Emergency Directive Says Many Threat Actors Are Exploiting the Bugs in the Wild An emergency directive from the U.S.

Breach At Turkey’s Pegasus Airlines Exposes 6.5 TB of Data

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Misconfigured AWS S3 Bucket, Which Led to the Breach, Has Now Been Secured A data breach at Turkish firm Pegasus Airlines has put more than 6.5 TB of sensitive electronic flight bag data at risk, including sensitive flight details, source code and staff data, say researchers.

US Bipartisan Privacy Proposal Has Cybersecurity Mandates

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Lawmakers Impatient With Hands-Off Approach to Industry Cybersecurity Practices A bipartisan U.S. proposal for a national privacy law also imposes new cybersecurity regulatory mandates onto the private sector.

Russian Cyberattacks on Ukraine Underscored By Microsoft

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Data Wipers and Phishing Remain Widely Used Attack Tools in the Kremlin's War A report from the company behind the world's most ubiquitous operating system depicts active cyber scrimmage between Russia and Ukraine and Russia and a slew of other countries.

12 Tips for Selling to the C-Suite

The question for sales pros is this: Are you ready for the challenge, and opportunity, of selling to the C-suite? The following 12 tips can help ensure that you and your team are.

Bill Would Ban Brokers From Selling Health, Location Data

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Warren's Proposals Seek to Protect Consumers' Sensitive Information Worries among Democratic lawmakers that the U.S. Supreme Court will overturn a key abortion ruling have led Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass.,

Ukraine and Romania Suffer Large Scale DDoS Attacks

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Killnet Claims Responsibility for Targeting Romanian Authorities The Computer Emergency Response Team of Ukraine, along with the National Bank of Ukraine, are warning of massive DDoS attacks against pro-Ukrainian targets.

Hackers Clone Crypto Wallets to Steal Users' Funds

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Backdoored Apps Allow Normal Functioning of Wallet While Exfiltrating Master Key A "technically sophisticated" threat campaign is cloning cryptocurrency apps to steal funds from web3 wallet users, security researchers at Confiant say.

Chinese APT Actor Gallium Adds PingPull RAT to Its Arsenal

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The Power of Conversation Intelligence

This eBook will answer all your questions and more on Conversation Intelligence (CI) by providing a complete overview and its need in Revenue organizations - delivering impact from your Sales Development Representatives all the way to the C-Suite.

Industrial Cybersecurity Alert: 56 Insecure-by-Design Flaws

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Bugs Allow Attackers to 'Abuse Native Capabilities of OT Equipment,' Expert Warns The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency has begun issuing alerts about 56 flaws across operational technology equipment built by 10 different vendors.

What's Needed for Firms to Bring SASE and Zero Trust to Life

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Juniper's Kate Adam on the Challenges and Opportunities for SASE and Zero Trust Implementing modern architectures such as zero trust and secure access service edge remains an issue for many organizations.

OneTrust Lays Off 950 Due To 'Capital Markets Sentiment'

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Company Becomes the 3rd Late-Stage Startup to Cut Headcount in the Past 3 Weeks OneTrust has laid off 25% of its staff - or 950 workers - making it the third late-stage startup to significantly cut headcount in recent weeks.

How to Ditch the Silo and Safeguard Medical Devices

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Understanding Cadence Workflow for Developers and Architects

Explore the basics of Cadence and understand the benefits it can provide to your organization. This whitepaper will dive into a brief history of Cadence, how workflows can be put into practice, and how you can apply Cadence to your data infrastructure.