The PCI Security Standards Council, charged with administering payment industry guidelines, is scheduled to next month host a two-day training session, designed to help merchants better prepare for assessments. The curriculum also will focus on teaching retailers how to create an internal compliance program, so they can maintain adherence to the standards after the assessment is over. The course, which costs $995, is scheduled for April 6 and 7 at the University of Chicago Gleacher Center. For more information, visit here. — DK
SiliconAngle reports that mounting cybersecurity threats against the hardware supply chain have prompted the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency to unveil a new framework aimed at bolstering risk assessment and mitigation in the supply chain.
The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation, which manages the country's universal healthcare system, had its websites and portals disrupted by a Medusa ransomware attack last week, from which it is struggling to recover, reports The Record, a news site by cybersecurity firm Recorded Future.
Ukraine's Prosecutor General's Office and other departments involved in war crimes documentation have been facing mounting cyberattacks from Russian state-sponsored threat operations looking to obtain evidence regarding such crimes, which is a sharp contrast from the previous targeting of energy facilities, Reuters reports.