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Honda Forced to Shut Plant After WannaCry Returns

Honda Forced to Shut Plant After WannaCry Returns

Carmaker tried to secure systems in mid-May

UK Uni Ransomware Attacks Linked to Malvertising Campaign

UK Uni Ransomware Attacks Linked to Malvertising Campaign

AdGholas banking Trojan group to blame, says Proofpoint

Median Dwell Time for Hackers Drops to 49 Days

Median Dwell Time for Hackers Drops to 49 Days

Yet Trustwave report shows firms aren’t containing threats much quicker

Skype Suffers Outage Amid Claims of Cyber-Attack

Skype Suffers Outage Amid Claims of Cyber-Attack

Microsoft has confirmed that it is dealing with an ongoing Skype outage with the communications app suffering connectivity issues

A Quarter of Orgs Worldwide Victims of WannaCry or Fireball

A Quarter of Orgs Worldwide Victims of WannaCry or Fireball

Victim totals for RoughTed and Fireball are now in; Fireball impacted one in five organizations worldwide, RoughTed impacted 16% and WannaCry hit 8%.

Steganography Sees a Rise in 2017

Steganography Sees a Rise in 2017

McAfee has observed an increase in the use of images and videos to pass malicious information without detection.

Girl Scouts to Offer Cybersecurity Badges

Girl Scouts to Offer Cybersecurity Badges

GSUSA is partnering with Palo Alto on 18 new badges to be made available to girls in grades K-12 (ages 5 to 18).

Mexican Government Accused of Targeting Journos with Spyware

Mexican Government Accused of Targeting Journos with Spyware

Citizen Lab report uncovers widespread campaign during 2015-16

Job Seekers Close UK Security Skills Gap but Problems Remain

Job Seekers Close UK Security Skills Gap but Problems Remain

Recruitment site Indeed says shortage of people with in-demand skills has eased by a third

Nearly 200M Voter Records Leaked in Largest-Ever Exposure

Nearly 200M Voter Records Leaked in Largest-Ever Exposure

The info, gathered by the GOP, includes addresses, birthdays and phone numbers, and who a person is likely to vote for and why.

ISACA Names 2017-2018 Board

ISACA Names 2017-2018 Board

ISACA has now named and installed its 2017-2018 Board of Directors, and has elected the Board Chair.

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