At the core, Biden's executive order looks to improve federal cybersecurity. But the tactics could have a trickle down impact that drive greater collaboration and improves security standards throughout industry.
The situation still unfolding with Colonial demonstrates the distinct vulnerabilities that face any organization with network sprawl, as multiple, often unique points of potential failure must be properly hardened.
SolarWinds has provided further information on the major data breach it disclosed in late 2020, which is now officially attributed to actors affiliated with the Russian Foreign Intelligence Service, according to SecurityWeek. The threat actors gained access to SolarWinds’ Orion software through its automated build environment and began testing their ability to inject malicious code…
Google took an important step on Thursday by saying that “very soon” they will automatically enroll users what they are calling two-step verification (2SV) – a move security researchers say is a step in the right direction.
Tim Brown's familiarity with the internal environment and attack investigation potentially means less time to ramp up company's Secure by Design initiative. But there could be some drawbacks to hiring from within as well.