Cyber crime experts meet in Shreveport to talk security and attack prevention – Shreveport Times

Last year, a hacker broke into an administrator’s account at the Colorado Department of Transportation using 40,000 password guesses until they were able to shut down 2,000 computers. The National Guard was called in. Cyber thieves never got the bitcoin they demanded to restore encrypted files, but it cost an estimated $1.5 million to restore operations. […]

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Secure Your Company's Data against Cyber Attacks – Entrepreneur

When companies start operating online, the aforementioned issues begin looming over them and thus, enable companies to take precautions May 14, 2019 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. You’re reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media. Every incorporated company today has to adopt digital trends so as to […]

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The role of 'cloud-to-flash' technology in protecting smart cities from cyber-attacks – SmartCitiesWorld

Smart cities are quickly becoming less of a sci-fi fantasy and more of a realistic blueprint for our future infrastructures. This is largely due to the increasing availability of connected, low-cost devices being sold and deployed. IDC forecasts that worldwide spending on smart city initiatives will reach $95.8 billion in 2019. Specifically, the consultancy claims […]

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Additional cyber security protocols to strengthen government websites – News 1st

COLOMBO (News 1st) – The Sri Lanka Computer Emergency Readiness Team (SLCERT) states that special security precautions have been taken to protect the websites of state institutions from cyber attacks. Information Security Engineer of SLCERT, Ravindu Meegasmulla noted that they have introduced additional security measures to neutralize foreign threats. Thirteen websites, including the website of the […]

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