Cybersecurity Alert: Your GPS Works, But Not For Long

On September 1, 1983, Korean Airlines Flight 007 accidently strayed into the Soviet Union’s airspace and was shot down by a Soviet Su-15 Interceptor, falling into the Sea of Japan and killing 269 passengers and crew, including about two dozen children and U.S. Congressman Larry McDonald. Ridiculously, the Soviets initially denied it, but later claimed the commercial…

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US-Israel Sign Cyber Defense Declaration

TEL AVIV – Israel and the United States signed a cyber defense declaration Tuesday calling for real-time operational connectivity through respective Computer Emergency Response Teams (CERTS) of both nations. The declaration of intent, announced during the annual Cyber Week at Tel Aviv University, was signed by Eviatar Matania, head of the Israel National Cyber Directorate…

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Regulators Issue Cybersecurity Threat-Sharing Rules

Regulators have released final procedures for how the government handles cybersecurity information shared by companies, but health-care organizations are already embracing data-sharing communities as a way to better prepare for cyberthreats. The Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Justice also released instructive guidance to companies that wish to gain liability protection if they share cybersecurity threat information…

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