Budgeting for Cybersecurity Requires a New Approach
It’s time for CFOs to dump the traditional line-item method to setting cybersecurity spending.
Hackers in Ransomware Attack Demand $70M
The Russian group REvil has offered to unscramble all computers affected by its massive hack in return for $70 million in cryptocurrency.
Sunburst Hack Costs SolarWinds At Least $18M
The company expects to incur "significant legal and other professional services expenses" associated with the hack of its software in future quarters.
Russia Hack Targeted Specific Microsoft Customers
The company says the hackers' malware attack enabled them to select more than 40 customers for "narrower and more focused" measures.
Hack of U.S. Agencies Tied to Software Updates
The hackers appear to have used a "supply-chain attack" to breach the computer systems of federal agencies including the Treasury and Commerce departments.
Ransomware Hackers Hit UHS Hospital Chain
The attack on Universal Health Services left doctors and nurses scrambling to render care, with computers replaced by pen and paper.
Norsk Hydro Hit by Extensive Cyberattack
The attack on one of the world’s largest aluminum producers sent ripples through the market for the metal.
Atlanta Hack Highlights Ransomware Dangers
The crippling attack on Atlanta's network shows that local governments need to “start considering cybersecurity on the same level as public safety.”
How Fake News May Lead Us to a Cyberwar
To put it bluntly, fake news itself is a form of cyberattack that will only grow significantly in 2018 and beyond.
June Cyberattack Bites Into Nuance Revenues
The NotPetya malware hit Nuance's cloud-based dictation and transcription services for hospitals and health systems, costing it $53 million in Q4 revenue.
Deloitte Confirms Hack Breached Email System
The hack may have compromised confidential client data and is “a deep embarrassment for Deloitte," which itself provides cybersecurity services.