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Many public safety agencies remain unequipped to defend against cyberattacks
Less than half of respondents in a survey of first responders said their agencies are "at least somewhat prepared in case of a cyberattack."
FBI, CISA, Cyber Command take aim at cyber-espionage by Iran's MuddyWater group
The group allegedly has targeted the defense, local government, oil and natural gas and telecommunications sectors in places including North America.
CISA's advisory panel is announced, set to make recommendations on major cyber topics
Topics on the agenda include critical infrastructure protection and information sharing.
Insurer paid $65,000 to help a city unlock ransomware in 2018. A second hack was more expensive.
The city of Azusa didn't disclose a payment in one incident, insurance paid up and now it's a victim again.
Is Congress finally ready to pass meaningful ransomware legislation?
As ransomware attacks afflict every part of the country, lawmakers might be feeling them in their congressional districts, too.
A researcher found zero-days in one city's software. Then he realized the problem could be bigger.
One penetration test shows why it's important to track down as many bugs as possible in important enterprise software.