Mandatory Homeland Security Cybersecurity Directive | Troutman Pepper | #emailsecurity

[co-author: Meg Heyse]* In April 2021, the Department of Energy (DOE) launched a 100-day initiative to strengthen cybersecurity protections in the energy sector. Just one month later, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), an agency under the purview of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), issued Security Directive Pipeline 2021-1 (Security…

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The Business Value of the Social-Engineer Phishing Service | #emailsecurity

Phishing attacks continue to plague organizations across the globe with great success, but why? Cybercriminals are targeting the human element of organizations.  Additionally, they are developing techniques to use an organization’s employees as the first point of entry. According to the 2021 Verizon DBIR report, of the 3,841 security breaches…

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Local governments employing various tactics to guard against ransomware attacks | #emailsecurity

The computer hack into Colonial Pipeline Co. just over a month ago emphasizes the need for large organizations that maintain personal information on millions of people to ensure they are practicing good cyber “hygiene.” Colonial’s pipelines were shut for several days after its electronic operating systems were encrypted by hackers….

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Security updates: Root vulnerability threatens Cisco switches | #emailsecurity

Attackers could attack Cisco AnyConnect, DNA Center, Email Security Appliance, Meeting Server Small Business Switches and Unified Intelligence Center. In one case, attackers could gain root privileges and execute their own code on systems. Security updates are available for download. Set attackers successfully to those with the threat level “high“categorized…

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Biden’s Red Lines for Russian Hackers | #emailsecurity

Photo: Getty Images/iStockphoto No outcome of the Geneva summit was more eye-opening than Joe Biden’s claim to have presented Vladimir Putin with a list of 16 categories of U.S. cyber targets that must remain off-limits to attack. Mr. Biden’s list almost certainly is the same as the one publicly posted…

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Fake DarkSide gang targets energy, food industry in extortion emails | #emailsecurity

Threat actors impersonate the now-defunct DarkSide Ransomware operation in fake extortion emails sent to companies in the energy and food sectors. The Darkside ransomware operation launched in August 2020, targeting corporate networks and demanding millions of dollars for a decryptor and a promise not to release stolen data. After hitting Colonial Pipeline, the…

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NSA Offers Tips on Securing Unified Communication Channels | #emailsecurity

Guidance Spells Out Best Risk Mitigation Practices Akshaya Asokan (asokan_akshaya) • June 18, 2021     The U.S. National Security Agency has released guidance to help federal agencies and business enterprises protect their unified communications channels and voice/video over IP calls from cyberthreats. See Also: Live Webinar | The Role…

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Cloud Email Security Software Market with Future Prospects, Key Player SWOT Analysis and Forecast To 2026 | #emailsecurity

The up-to-date report of Cloud Email Security Software market size incorporates all crucial aspects, such as the predominant trends, growth drivers, and challenges influencing the industry trajectory with respect to geographical bifurcation and competitive landscape. Further, it illuminates the sizes and shares of the market segments, including the product landscape…

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Global 19 Impact on Global Email Security Software Market Survey Report, 2021-2026 | #emailsecurity

The business intelligence report on 19 Impact on Global Email Security Software market enables businesses and other stakeholders to enhance their revenue generation potential by effectively tackling the current and upcoming challenges in this vertical. It also encompasses all other crucial parameters such as key trends, driving forces, and lucrative…

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Email Security Solutions Market Analysis by Size, Share, Growth, Application, Segmentation and Forecast to 2025 | #emailsecurity

Global Email Security Solutions Market report focused on the comprehensive analysis of current and future prospects of the Email Security Solutions industry. This report is a consolidation of primary and secondary research, which provides market size, share, dynamics, and forecast for various segments and sub-segments considering the macro and micro…

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First American Financial Pays Farcical $500K Fine – Krebs on Security | #emailsecurity

In May 2019, KrebsOnSecurity broke the news that the website of mortgage settlement giant First American Financial Corp. [NYSE:FAF] was leaking more than 800 million documents — many containing sensitive financial data — related to real estate transactions dating back 16 years. This week, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission…

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Customers’ Demand for Integrated Solutions Powers Global Email Security | #emailsecurity

Customers’ Demand for Integrated Solutions Powers Global Email Security We store cookies on your computer to improve your experience and provide more personalized services, both on this website and on other sites. For more information about the cookies we use, see our Privacy Policy. We won’t track your information when…

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Hacked Emails Provide View Into D.C. Police Gang Database | #emailsecurity

In August 2016, an administrator for Washington, D.C.’s, Metropolitan Police Department emailed a link to a news article to a colleague in the department’s Criminal Intelligence Branch. The article was about an audit of California’s statewide database of gang members; the database, the audit found, was riddled with civil rights…

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Police warning over fake shopping vouchers circulating in region | #emailsecurity

NORTH Yorkshire Police is warning members of the public and retailers to be vigilant for counterfeit Love2Shop vouchers which are currently in circulation in the county. A police spokesman said: “If you are purchasing Love2Shop vouchers, make sure you only do so through official retailers or via the Love2Shop website….

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Meat Buyers Scramble After Cyberattack Hobbles JBS | #emailsecurity

Meatpacker JBS SA JBSAY -1.68% was hit by a ransomware attack that took a big chunk of U.S. beef-and-pork processing offline, sending buyers scrambling for alternatives and raising pressure on meat supplies. The attack ratcheted up pressure on a food-supply chain already under strain from labor shortages, production constraints and…

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