Last year, cybercriminals attacked the California-based Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center, encrypting files crucial in running the hospital’s operating systems and demanding a ransom to restore them to working order.
In which U.S. state is it most dangerous to drive, given factors such as reckless driving, road rage, drunk driving, and bad weather?
A large percentage of organizations have an emergency communication plan, but they take too long to implement, says a new study.
Space applications related to telecommunications and global navigation can play a vital role in supporting disaster risk reduction, response and recovery efforts, a senior United Nations official has said.
Twenty-six states and Washington, D.C. scored a six or lower on 10 key indicators of public health preparedness.
The world’s information security practitioners have given global cybersecurity readiness a “C-” average with an overall score of 70 percent.
Global retailers can expect a 12 percent growth in online fraudulent activity in the upcoming holiday season, compared with the same period last year-and lower ticket prices on fraudster-targeted gifts and products.
Even brick and mortar companies are increasingly leveraging the internet and cloud services to expand their business. As traditional business models have changed to incorporate these resources, the security risks presented have evolved as well. In today’s world of digital business, the security risks faced by the majority of companies have largely shifted into the…
When Americans go to the polls to choose a new president on Nov. 8, they will be choosing the candidate they believe has the best approach to dealing with terrorism.
Last November, the British government announced a £1.9 billion increase in cybersecurity spending.
Average growth for travel and expense (T&E) budgets in China in 2016 was 4.86%, consistent with 4.8% growth in 2015, and also with the 4.42% that had been anticipated in a 2015 survey.
A new Tripwire survey found that 38 percent of respondents believe smart grids have the greatest cyber security risks when compared to other smart city services and 20 percent said they have the smart city initiatives for their smart grids.