#school | #ransomware | Public health agency taken down by… web ransomware. Great timing, scumbags • The Register

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans As the world tackles the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, ransomware creeps have knocked offline a public health agency’s website that served nearly a quarter of a million people in the US. The Champaign Urbana Public Health District (CHUPD) in Illinois, covering 210,000…

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#nationalcybersecuritymonth | NIST issuing revised draft of zero trust guidance for public comment

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The notion of zero trust networks and architecture intended to support better cybersecurity is often misunderstood. Cyber experts at the National Institute of Standards and Technology have put out a document to help. It’s called Zero Trust Architecture Special Publication 800-207….

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#infosec | #RSAC: Realize the Harms and Benefits of Technology and Create Policies to Enable the Public

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Speaking at the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) summit at the RSA Conference in San Francisco, Alex Stamos, adjunct professor at Stanford University’s Freeman-Spogli Institute, said that issues and decisions made by technology companies have angered people. Stamos, who previously served as CISO of both Facebook…

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