Dealing with cyber attacks and personal data breaches is essentially a never-ending struggle. Such incidents of cyber attacks will always happen on a constant level, so their prevention and treatment must always be in place. According to itgovernance.eu, 77 public security incidents were recorded last May, corresponding to 49,782,129 file breaches. In this article, we will mention three significant cases of cyber attacks that have taken place in Europe. The “war” on cybersecurity will not end anytime soon… You can…
UK’s cybersecurity start-up accelerator program
Great news for cybersecurity The UK government has announced an initiative that will see it join forces with some of the country’s hottest start-ups. They will fund the development of a start-up accelerator program that will help protect the UK from cyber attacks.
Israeli parliament recommended the creation of national central cyber-authority
Israel will consolidate the strands of its cyber-security apparatus under one roof, according to the coutry’s parliament, the Knesset.
Guarding The Grid
Quietly and without much public recognition, the National Guard has been developing a sophisticated capability for cyberdefense. A few weeks ago I was on Capitol Hill at an event sponsored by the Lexington Institute discussing the growing role of the National Guard in protecting the nation’s critical infrastructure from cyberattacks — specifically the electric power grid. Risks to US critical infrastructures are growing significantly; the Department of Homeland Security reported a seven-fold increase in cyber incidents on critical infrastructures between…