Cybersecurity Health Checks: Why Companies Need Them

Cybersecurity Health Checks

Cybersecurity Health Checks: Why Companies Need Them   Chris Swagler | April 22nd, 2024In a world that’s increasingly reliant on digital platforms and technology, cybersecurity has become a critical concern for individuals, businesses, and governments alike. Just like our physical health, our digital health also needs regular checkups. Cybersecurity health checks are an essential part […]

New Loop DoS Attack Affecting Linux Systems

New Loop DoS Attack

New Loop DoS Attack Affecting Linux Systems   Chris Swagler | April 19th, 2024In the constantly evolving world of technology, a new threat has emerged that is causing widespread concern among cybersecurity experts. A brand-new Denial of Service (DoS) attack, known as the “loop” attack, poses a severe threat to Linux servers worldwide. The new […]

Possible Cyberattack During 2024 Summer Olympics

Possible Cyberattack

Possible Cyberattack During 2024 Summer Olympics   Chris Swagler | April 15th, 2024The Summer Olympics and tensions over the Ukraine conflict are likely to make Paris an appealing target for various breaching attempts, including those from threat operating countries, according to France’s top cybersecurity official. The head of ANSSI, a cybersecurity organization, stated that the […]

Tabletop Exercises: Transformative Impact on Companies

Tabletop Exercises

Tabletop Exercises: Transformative Impact on Companies   Chris Swagler | April 12th, 2024The ever-evolving business landscape necessitates that companies maintain a proactive approach towards potential challenges when it comes to cyberattacks. One such strategic practice that has gained significant traction in recent years is conducting tabletop exercises. These simulations, originally used by disaster response teams, […]

Vulnerability Assessments: Why It’s Imperative in Digital Landscape

Vulnerability Assessments

Vulnerability Assessments: Why It’s Imperative in Digital Landscape   Chris Swagler | April 10th, 2024In the digital era, data security, information systems, and business operations have emerged as a critical concern for businesses worldwide. The growing sophistication of cyber threats and the increasing interconnectedness of systems have necessitated a strategic approach to security. This is […]

New Cyber Guidelines Helping CEOs Respond to Cyberattacks

New Cyber Guidelines

New Cyber Guidelines Helping CEOs Respond to Cyberattacks   Chris Swagler | April 5th, 2024The United Kingdom National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has issued new cyber guidelines to help CEOs in both the private and public sectors understand how to manage and respond to cybersecurity incidents. The guidelines, which are intended to supplement the existing […]

FBI’s Internet Crime Report From 2023

FBI’s Internet Crime Report

FBI’s Internet Crime Report From 2023   Chris Swagler | April 3rd, 2024According to the FBI’s Internet Crime Report, the IC3 has received 758,000 complaints on average in the last five years. The complaints address various Internet scams affecting individuals globally. Here is the overall overview from 2023 involving business email compromise (BEC), ransomware, tech […]

Hidden Backdoor Discovered in XZ Utils Data Compression Library

Hidden Backdoor

Hidden Backdoor Discovered in XZ Utils Data Compression Library   Chris Swagler | April 1st, 2024A recent revelation by The Hacker News has sent shockwaves across the cybersecurity community. The popular XZ Utils data compression library, a critical component of various software applications and operating systems, has been found to contain a hidden backdoor. This […]

Protecting Space Satellites Using Cybersecurity

Protecting Space Satellites

Protecting Space Satellites Using Cybersecurity   Chris Swagler | March 25th, 2024With the digital age advancing, satellites become essential components of the modern world, orchestrating navigation, communication, and commerce. However, the calm celestial sentinels face a hidden threat, cyberattack. Malicious attacks, if left unchecked, have the potential to destabilize our interconnected world, risking our security […]

Growing Cyber Threat: Ransomware-as-a-Service

Ransomware-as-a-Service

Growing Cyber Threat: Ransomware-as-a-Service   Chris Swagler | March 11th, 2024In the ever-changing world of cybersecurity, ransomware attacks have become a substantial and pervasive threat. Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) is a growing trend among the numerous incarnations of ransomware. It’s a disturbing trend that has altered the cybercrime landscape, allowing individuals with less technical knowledge to carry […]