Just days after the IRS released its recent alert concerning W-2 phishing scams (which can be found here), the College of Southern Idaho (“CSI”) reported that it too has become a victim.
In response to the uniformly negative feedback it received from industry participants and interested parties, the New York State Department of Financial Services has modified its proposed cyber security regulations and delayed their start date by two months.
To pay or not to pay. That has been the question in relation to ransomware, the pernicious and now ubiquitous attack that locks your systems and files, and demands ransom for the “key” to unlock them.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology recently released its guidance on the proliferation of mobile-related threats to network security. NIST’s recent guidance can be found here: http://csrc.nist.gov/publications/drafts/nistir-8144/nistir8144_draft.pdf.