Written By David Bisson

Penetration Tests Discover All Banks Are Susceptible to Web App Bugs

A series of penetration tests found that every bank is guilty of web application vulnerabilities and insufficient network security measures.

Department of Homeland Security’s New National Cybersecurity Strategy

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released a new national cybersecurity strategy on May 15. The plan hopes to address the evolving digital threat landscape.

More Than Half of Risk Assessments Spot Attempts to Bypass Security

According to a recent insider threat report, 60 percent of risk assessments identified users who tried to bypass their employer's security measures using private or anonymous browsing.

Millennials Play a Key Role in Solving the Cybersecurity Skills Shortage

A recent survey found that while many millennials lack awareness about IT security as a career path, they could play a key role in helping organizations address the cybersecurity skills shortage.

Three-Quarters of Organizations Struggle to Attract Qualified IT Security Candidates

According to a recent survey, just one-quarter of organizations reported having no difficulty hiring qualified IT security professionals.

Crypto-Miners Supplant Ransomware as the Top Healthcare Cybersecurity Threat

A recent report found that malicious crypto-miners have supplanted ransomware as the top healthcare cybersecurity threat.

Nearly Half of UK Businesses Suffered Cybersecurity Breaches in the Last 12 Months

A recent government survey found that 43 percent of U.K. businesses experienced cybersecurity breaches in the last 12 months.

More Than 1 Million US Children Fell Victim to Identity Fraud in 2017

A recent study revealed that more than 1 million children living in the U.S. fell victim to identity fraud in 2017, costing families $540 million.

New Orangeworm Threat Group Targets Healthcare Organizations With Custom Backdoor

Security researchers reported that a cybergang known as Orangeworm is actively targeting healthcare organizations and attempting to install a custom backdoor on their networks.

More Than Half of Organizations Have Unfilled Cybersecurity Positions

A new workforce development survey revealed that more than half of organizations struggle to recruit qualified candidates to fill open cybersecurity positions.