Category: Cyber Security

Supplemental Materials for 2016 JLCW Conference

For those that attended the 2016 Annual Conference, we wanted to provide some additional materials. The McAfee Labs 2017 Threats Predictions Report was published on November 29th, 2016. In conjunction with the report, McAfee Labs is hosting a webinar on December 14th, at 11am PST/2pm EST: Live McAfee Labs Webcast:

FDIC Is Updating Its Cyber Security Policy After 2015 Data Breach

A congressional committee criticized the FDIC’s handling of more recent data breaches. The U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation is updating cyber security policies after a 2015 data breach in which a former employee kept copies of sensitive information on how banks would handle bankruptcy, the regulator’s chief said on Thursday.

Chinese Government Suspected of Hacking into FDIC Computers

WASHINGTON — The Chinese government is believed to have hacked into computers at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. in 2010, 2011 and 2013, including the workstation of then-FDIC Chair Sheila Bair, a congressional report says. The report issued Wednesday by the Republican majority staff of the House Science, Space and

Swift Hires Cybersecurity Firms Following Customer Breaches

Swift, operator of the world’s largest money-transfer system, said it has hired a pair of information-security firms to help it scrutinize customers’ use of its systems and detect attempted hacks, following a series of breaches at user sites in recent months. The Brussels company, whose full name is the Society for Worldwide

Cyber Warfare Episode Plays Out in Court Case

Two-Year Legal Saga Of Chinese Cyber Hack Of U.S. Military Aircraft May Be Ending. On 28 June 2014, a Chinese businessman based in Canada was arrested on the charge of stealing information about a raft of U.S. military aircraft and weapon systems. This particular case of industrial espionage was described