Risk Management – 10 Cyberthreat Predictions for 2016 Risk Management – 10 Cyberthreat Predictions for 2016 In a recent survey by PwC, 74% of small- and medium-sized businesses had experienced a security issue in the previous 12 months, and the widespread perception of these enterprises as “easy targets” will only see that number increase, Sophos predicted.
Wenn der Hacker das Kraftwerk kapert Wenn der Hacker das Kraftwerk kapert Durch das Internet der Dinge (IoT) und die zunehmende Vernetzung aller Lebensbereiche werden nicht nur IT-Systeme angreifbarer, sondern die Gesellschaft insgesamt. Mit scheinbar wenigen Klicks können Hacker ein ganzes Land lahmlegen. Die Betreiber kritischer Infrastrukturen müssen sich noch besser dagegen rüsten.
Snapchat Employee Data Leaks Out Following Phishing Attack | TechCrunch Snapchat Employee Data Leaks Out Following Phishing Attack | TechCrunch “Last Friday, Snapchat’s payroll department was targeted by an isolated email phishing scam in which a scammer impersonated our Chief Executive Officer and asked for employee payroll information,” Snapchat explained in a blog post. “Unfortunately, the phishing email wasn’t recognized for what it was — a scam — and payroll information about some current and former employees was disclosed externally.”
IBM Adds Post-Cyber Attack Planning With Resilient Systems Acquisition | TechCrunch IBM Adds Post-Cyber Attack Planning With Resilient Systems Acquisition | TechCrunch Instead of trying to prevent an attack, Resilient gives customers a plan to deal with a breach after it’s happened. While IBM offers pieces for protecting and defending the network, no security system is fool-proof and there will be times when hackers slip through the defenses (or the attack comes from within).