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Cisco agrees to pay $8.6 million, settles 2011 security dispute

Cisco agrees to pay $8.6 million, settles 2011 security dispute

Cisco has finally settled with the federal, state and local agencies for an old case that involved a cybersecurity flaw. The case came to public focus first in 2011. Back in 2008, a Denmark-based empl... Read more

Data breach hits Capital One, 100 million affected in the US

Data breach hits Capital One, 100 million affected in the US

The financial giant Capital One has been hit by a major data breach. The financial corporation has revealed that roughly 106 million individuals may have been affected by the cybersecurity incident. ... Read more

BlackRock may take over Cofense

BlackRock may take over Cofense

The investment management corporation, BlackRock, is the frontrunner in taking over the cybersecurity firm Cofense after The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) asked Pamplona... Read more

Ransomware strikes South Africa's City Power

Ransomware strikes South Africa's City Power

The electricity utility for the South African city of Johannesburg has been hit by a ransomware attack. The ransomware has been reported to have encrypted all of City Power’s databases, applicat... Read more

Hackers breach Bulgarian Tax Agency

Hackers breach Bulgarian Tax Agency

Bulgaria has admitted to having been hit by a cyberattack which compromised sensitive tax records of millions of country’s citizens. Bulgaria’s finance minister apologized for the cybersec... Read more

A new cyber security node opens in Australia

A new cyber security node opens in Australia

The New South Wales government and AustCyber have jointly launched the NSW Cyber Security Innovation Node. This new cybersecurity node opens with an aim to work with the industry on cyber innovation a... Read more

Lack of Knowledge on Cybersecurity Jobs: SANS report

Lack of Knowledge on Cybersecurity Jobs: SANS report

Lack of Parental Knowledge on cybersecurity jobs stops children from choosing lucrative career paths. The majority of UK parents are unaware when it comes to advising their children to choose a career... Read more