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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Extending Cybersecurity To Fraud Analytics

Information security leaders often defend against cyber threats by focusing on traditional IT tools and techniques — firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems, malware detection and analysis and the like. As organizations have locked down systems with more sophisticated defense-in-depth technical controls, adversaries have evolved to take advantage of information systems by impersonating regular users.…

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