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Russian hackers found the 'ultimate' hacking tool buried in the supply chain of laptops
Russian-linked hackers found a way to use "Lojack for Laptops" for spying, despite the software's parent company being warned about vulnerabilities multiple times.
NIST wants to the federal government to pay more attention to the supply chain
A federal IT standards body has moved to add key supply-chain provisions to its risk management guidance at a time of growing U.S. government concern that Russian and Chinese companies pose a threat to national security.
NIST releases updated cybersecurity framework
The new version updates the federal agency's guidelines in several areas, including authentication and identity; cyber risk self-assessments; managing supply chain cybersecurity; and vulnerability disclosure.
Supply-chain vulnerabilities are a 'digital public health crisis,' says DHS's Manfra
Persistent supply chain vulnerabilities such as hardware and software bugs “amount to a digital public health crisis” that the government and private sector must work together to resolve, according to the Department of Homeland Security’s top cybersecurity official.
Report: hospitals are flooded with vulnerable IoT devices
The researchers found exposed medical images, protocols, databases, industrial controllers and healthcare systems software.
Major U.S. pipeline hit by cyberattack on transaction software
A cyberattack has disrupted a system for processing customer transactions for a sprawling network of U.S. natural gas pipelines, according to multiple news reports.