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Treasury sanctions Russian research institute for Triton attack

The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control sanctioned a Russian government research institution linked to Triton malware targeting industrial safety systems, the first time the U.S. took such an action for an industrial control system attack. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin called out the Russian government for continuing “to engage in dangerous cyber activities aimed…

With compliance on the mind, corporate boards up cyber investments

Despite the pandemic, boards are increasing investment in security, and organizations expect their security budgets to expand over the next year. Of the 900 global chief information security officers and information technology decision-makers tapped for Thycotic’s CISO Decisions survey, 77 percent said their boards have okayed investment in new security projects. The sentiment is driven…

Common bugs make anti-virus solutions vulnerable to exploitation

The very anti-malware solutions meant to protect organizations for things like increasing privilege can be exploited to do just that. The solutions “may unintentionally assist malware in gaining more privileges on the system,” according to a CyberArk blog post penned by Eron Shimony. “The vast number of affected machines is troublesome; probably every Windows machine…

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