Cybersecurity

The Cybersecurity 202: L.A. County voting system pits cybersecurity vs. disability advocates

2 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

The new $250 million ballot-marking device was developed over a decade to be ultra-accessible
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MoviePass customers' credit card information was reportedly left exposed in an online database without a password

MoviePass customers' credit card information was reportedly left exposed in an online database without a password

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

A MoviePass server that wasn't secured with a password containing 58,000 unencrypted MoviePass customer card and credit card numbers was left out in the open for anyone to find...
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23 towns in Texas were hit by possibly the largest ransomware attack ever, in what could be the first coordinated cyberattack of its kind ever

23 towns in Texas were hit by possibly the largest ransomware attack ever, in what could be the first coordinated cyberattack of its kind ever

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

23 towns in Texas had their computer systems hacked and their data held hostage in a large-scale coordinated ransomware attack on August 16, the Texas Department of Information...
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The Cybersecurity 202: Huawei uncertainty continues with three-month ban extension

1 day ago   |   The Washington Post

It's still not clear if Trump will jettison the ban as part of a trade deal with Beijing.
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Governor brings big tech to the table after El Paso attack

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

DALLAS - Texas' governor is bringing Google, Facebook and Twitter to the table in wake of a mass shooting in El Paso that left 22 people dead. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott...
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Rapid growth in the healthcare cybersecurity market may not be enough to stop breaches

Rapid growth in the healthcare cybersecurity market may not be enough to stop breaches

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Pro subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning,
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State election officials, hat in hand, plead for federal funds to protect the 2020 vote

State election officials, hat in hand, plead for federal funds to protect the 2020 vote

5 days ago   |   Think Progress

State election officials are sounding what is becoming an increasingly dire warning about the integrity of the voting process heading into the 2020 election, pleading for...
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Cloudflare's China business hinges on a partnership that's threatened by the trade war. And it could all blow up in September, the same month Cloudflare wants to IPO

Cloudflare's China business hinges on a partnership that's threatened by the trade war. And it could all blow up in September, the same month Cloudflare wants to IPO

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

$3.2 billion cybersecurity company Cloudflare filed to go public on Thursday. Cloudflare's business in China depends on its partnership with Chinese search giant Baidu , and...
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Ethical Hackers Sabotage F-15 Fighter Jet, Expose Serious Vulnerabilities

6 days ago   |   Newsweek

Researchers were recently given unprecedented physical access to an expensive flight system used in U.S. F-15 fighter jets. They found critical cybersecurity bugs.
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The Cybersecurity 202: How Huawei helped extend China's repressive view of Internet freedom to African nations

6 days ago   |   The Washington Post

U.S. officials argue there's a global battle for web freedom.
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Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty'

Trump's claim triggered a quick uproar from critics who said the president was trading in anti-Semitic stereotypes. Read more ...

President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Donald Trump says an upcoming trip to Denmark is on hold because its prime minister isn't interested in selling Greenland to the U.S. Read more ...

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Dominican officials say a 1,050-kilogram shipment of drugs heading from South America to Puerto Rico was one of several seizures attributed to this ring. Read more ...

Target surges 17%, set for record high after smashing forecasts and raising...

Target surges 17%, set for record high after smashing forecasts and raising profit outlook

Target's stock is on pace to open at a record high on Wednesday after the retailer posted second-quarter earnings that beat Wall Street estimates. Sales at existing Target... Read more ...

China Confirms British Consulate Employee Held On 'Administrative Detention'

China Confirms British Consulate Employee Held On 'Administrative Detention'

Hong Kong resident Simon Cheng disappeared on Aug. 8 during a business trip to neighboring Shenzhen. A Chinese official confirmed his arrest on Wednesday, saying it is an... Read more ...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps and websites

Facebook is introducing a tool to help users see and manage the data that apps and websites collect on them and share with the social media website. Read more ...

Trump tweets lavish praise saying Israeli Jews love him like 'the King of...

Trump tweets lavish praise saying Israeli Jews love him like 'the King of Israel' and 'the second coming of God'

US President Donald Trump shared praise on Twitter from Wayne Allyn Root, who said that "Jewish people in Israel love him like he's the King of Israel. They love him like he is... Read more ...

China threatens sanctions against US firms involved in F-16 fighter jets'...

China threatens sanctions against US firms involved in F-16 fighter jets' sale to Taiwan

Beijing has urged Washington to cancel the sale of American F-16 fighter planes to Taiwan, vowing sanctions against US companies that take part in the deal in order “to protect... Read more ...

President Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain

President Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain

The president said tariffs on China, whether or not they hurt the U.S. in the short term, are needed to address long-term problems abroad. Read more ...

Former head of State Police Association, lobbyist arrested after federal probe

Former head of State Police Association, lobbyist arrested after federal probe

The former head of the State Police Association of Massachusetts and a Beacon Hill lobbyist have been arrested after a federal probe into the association's finances. Read more ...