Ransomware continues to find new kinds of victims
and it’s doing this by evolving its methods
The fall out of the Solarwinds is not going away: Microsoft says new breach discovered in probe of suspected SolarWinds hackers The business impact is big enough that the SEC is probing SolarWinds clients over cyber breach disclosures
As usual, a great diversity of new vulnerabilities has been newly published
An emerging vector are supply chain attacks: Hackers are trying to attack big companies. Small suppliers are the weakest link
Illustrating the order of magnitude of the problem here are The Biggest Hacks of 2021 (So Far) and with the Average time to fix critical cybersecurity vulnerabilities is 205 days it’s no wonder the problem is so big!
In addition, researching the vulnerabilities is being hindered, as Cybersecurity firms battle DMCA rules over good-faith research
In a surprising turn, US Ranks Second in the World for Employee Surveillance after
the unexpected leader: Sweden!
Ever increasing encroachment of advertising, This Company Is Putting Face-Tracking Ad Tablets in the Back of Ubers
The EU privacy juggernaut keeps moving: EU data regulators call for facial recognition ban in public spaces, and going even beyond that, want to Ban biometric surveillance in public to safeguard rights
Looking to assure compliance, EU puts out final guidance on data transfers to third countries