Principal Security Strategist, Synopsys CyRC (Cybersecurity Research Center)
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Principal Security Strategist, Synopsys CyRC (Cybersecurity Research Center)

Articles and Comments By Tim Mackey

Expert Commentary
OpenSSL Recent Vulnerability, What Experts Say?
November 08 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
How not to perform an incident response – OpenSSL CVE-2022-3602 Over the past several days, there...
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Supply Chain Attacks Or Vulnerabilities Experienced By 80% Of Organisations
October 28 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
The top level findings in this research are not at all surprising. Software supply chains are very c...
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Do You Think Businesses Must Do More To Boost Cyber Defences, Says Nadhim Zahawi
October 19 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
Improved cyber defences are more than just stronger firewalls or better educated employees. Mitigati...
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Cybersecurity Experts Welcome NSA/CISA Best Practices For Software Supply Chain
September 05 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
Developers play a key role in securing the software they create for their employers, but when that s...
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Expert On Report Showing 297% Increase In US Breaches Tied To Supply Chain And Third-party Suppliers
August 18 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
If we look at the history of data breaches, we’re likely to find that many can be classified as a...
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Major Cyber Bug In Log4j To Persist As ‘Endemic’ Risk For Years To Come
July 15 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
"Rarely do we get a comprehensive review of the impact and root causes of a cyber incident so quickl...
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Why Supply Chain Security Risks Provide Backdoor For Hackers And How To Prevent It, Experts Insight
April 08 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
Software supply chains are complex entities often comprising hundreds of “suppliers” per applica...
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Honda Bug Lets A Hacker Unlock And Start Your Car via Replay Attack
March 28 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
While owners of Honda vehicles impacted by CVE-2022-27254 might be understandably concerned over the...
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Comment: Chinese Spies Hacked A Livestock App To Breach US State Networks
March 09 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
It shouldn’t come as any surprise that nation-state actors would begin targeting other governments...
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Expert Reacted On 'Dirty Pipe' Linux Vulnerability
March 09 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
The Dirty Pipe vulnerability illustrates an inherent risk with all software development – code cha...
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Log4Shell Threat Far From Gone: Attackers Continue To Target Vulnerability
March 04 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
It’s not surprising that attackers continue to attempt to exploit a high profile vulnerability lik...
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Log4Shell Threat Remains Extremely High, Cyber Security Expert Insight
March 03 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
It’s not surprising that attackers continue to attempt to exploit a high profile vulnerability lik...
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New Report Calls For Increased Industry Collaboration To Speed IoT Security Adoption
February 23 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
Where application security was once an afterthought, something to be addressed after market share wa...
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OpenSSF Announces The Alpha-Omega Project To Improve Software Supply Chain Security For 10,000 OSS Projects
February 03 , 2022 by Tim Mackey
While improving overall security of software, be it open source or commercial, should be a priority...