Tags Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
NSA, DHS shine light on BlackMatter ransomware threat to food industry, demands of up to $15 million
Monero appears to be a currency of choice.
Nations investing in cyber, 'democratization' of malware are factors accelerating dangers online, CISA official says
Brandon Wales said at CyberWeek that the twin phenomena have increased the "prevalence and impact" of attacks.
FBI, CISA warn water facility operators of ongoing malicious cyber activity
Incidents occurred in Kansas, California, Maine, Nevada and New Jersey.
A former top US election official urges sweeping security improvements, warning 'democracy is in trouble'
"The long-term consequences — the damages to our democracy and institutions — of 2020 are far from certain," the report reads.
OMB orders federal agencies to let CISA access defenses of devices, servers
It's an area of weakness that the SolarWinds hackers exploited, officials have said.
A new bill would require ransomware victims to report payments within 48 hours
It's one of numerous pieces of legislation under consideration in Congress.