US Nuclear Plants Hit By Hacking Attacks

US nuclear plants have been breached by phishing attacks via malware-infested CVs. Fraser Kyne, EMEA CTO at Bromium commented below on this news. Fraser Kyne, EMEA CTO at Bromium: “Whether this creates a disaster such as a hazardous spillage or power outages for millions, or something less dramatic like a heap of business disruption for the plants that have […]

WWE Database Leak

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News has broken that the WWE has suffered a data breach, exposing 3 million wrestling fans’ personal details. IT security experts commented below.  Zohar Alon, Co-Founder and CEO at Dome9: “S3 is one of the first AWS public cloud services, and has been a key driver of the cloud computing revolution since its introduction in 2006. Yet many […]

Federal Amber Security Warning For Critical Infrastructure & Manufacturing

Operators of critical infrastructure and manufacturing in the US have received a warning from The FBI and Homeland Security Department about cyber criminals targeting them. The cyber-attacks have been limited to administrative and business networks, but are ongoing. IT security experts commented below. Edgard Capdevielle, CEO at Nozomi Networks: “Targeting engineers with phishing messages is pretty […]

Hackers Techniques To Snag Critical Infrastructure Operators

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In a report about ongoing cyber-attacks on US critical infrastructure from the FBI and Homeland security secured by the New York Times, investigators reveal that in an effort to snag critical infrastructure operators, hackers would compromise legitimate websites that they knew their victims visited. Chris Olson, CEO at The Media Trust commented below. Chris Olson, […]