33 connectivity flaws render millions of IT, IoT devices vulnerable

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

At least 150 vendors are affected, but Forescout said it's hard to know for sure how many more.

A look inside Congress’ biggest cyber bill ever

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

The NDAA enacts many of the recommendations of the Cyberspace Solarium Commission, including creation of a a White House cyber director.

Congress set to establish White House national cyber director, enact other Solarium Commission recommendations

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

Congress is also set to hand CISA administrative subpoena powers and direct the executive branch to conduct "continuity of the economy" planning.

After years of work, Congress passes 'internet of things' cybersecurity bill — and it's kind of a big deal

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

Sens. Mark Warner and Cory Gardner teamed up with Reps. Robin Kelly and Will Hurd to get significant cybersecurity legislation across the finish line.

Suspected North Korean hackers who targeted job applicants prove more ambitious than first believed

by Tim Starks • 4 months ago

The tactic represents the kind of digital spying technique that would have given hackers access to machines belonging to job applicants positioned near military organizations — just the kind of targets that a foreign government would value.

The lowly DDoS attack is still a viable threat for undermining elections

by Tim Starks • 4 months ago

They won't change votes. But DDoS attacks can stir up a little havoc.