Tags critical infrastructure

Meet DarkSide, the ransomware gang blamed for the Colonial Pipeline attack

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 hours ago

Since emerging in August, the DarkSide ransomware has allegedly been used in dozens of intrusions in the health care, energy and finance sectors.

Cyberattack disrupts Colonial Pipeline, which transports 100 million gallons of fuel daily

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 days ago

Colonial Pipeline is one of the largest operators in the U.S.

CISA used new subpoena power to contact US companies vulnerable to hacking

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 days ago

It’s an authority the agency has long sought as CISA officials struggled to communicate with some vendors .

Aiming for the right defense strategy against ransomware threats

by Steve Caimi • 3 weeks ago

Critical infrastructure sectors are increasingly exposed to ransomware threats. Security expert Steve Caimi explores key security practices for a more robust posture.

Biden administration unveils plan to defend electric sector from cyberattacks

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

The Department of Energy is buckling down with a 100-day plan.

NATO tests its hand defending against blended cyber-disinformation attacks

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

NATO is testing out the reach of collective defense in the cyber realm.