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US Govt Warns Critical Industries After Ransomware Hits Gas Pipeline Facility

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) earlier today issued a warning to all industries operating critical infrastructures about a new ransomware threat […]

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#Privacy: EY study finds cybersecurity still not a priority despite increase in cyber-attacks

Despite the overall growth in cyberattacks, only one-third of organizations say the cybersecurity function is involved at the planning stage of a new business initiative, according to […]

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Interpol Arrests 3 Indonesian Credit Card Hackers for Magecart Attacks

The Indonesian National Police in a joint press conference with Interpol earlier today announced the arrest of three Magecart-style Indonesian hackers who had compromised hundreds of international […]

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Russian Pleads Guilty to Running ‘CardPlanet’ to Sell Stolen Credit Cards

Image credit: Times of Israel. Aleksei Burkov, a 29-year-old Russian hacker, on Thursday pleaded guilty to multiple criminal charges for running two illegal websites that helped cyber […]

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#Privacy: California’s Attorney General issues advisory on CCPA and data broker law

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has issued an advisory informing state residents of their new privacy rights under the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), which became effective on January […]

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