2017 has been a busy year for cybersecurity. Between massive data breaches including Verizon, Equifax, Sonic, Uber, and the infamous “Paradise Papers”; ransomware variants like Wannacry, NotPetya, Locky, GoldenEye, and Jigsaw; and data leaks from major players including the US Air Force’s security clearances, several of the CIA’s confidential documents, and the records of Californian voters, it seems all anyone talks about about is compromised data and security regulations.
One third of Organisations Expect To Be Compromised in Next 12 Months
LONDON, UK – December 20, 2017 – Alert Logic, the leading Security-as-a-Service provider for the cloud, today announced the results of a survey conducted with 400 UK cybersecurity professionals to better understand the evolving cyber threat landscape UK companies face.
News that at least 8 different vendors including F5, Citrix, and Cisco are vulnerable to a well-known 19-year-old flaw known as ROBOT sent shock waves across the security industry last week. The research found that some of the most popular webpages on the Internet were affected, including Facebook and Paypal.
Breaking news has revealed that both US and UK governments are placing the blame on North Korea for being behind the WannaCry ransomware attack that caused global disruption. The malware affected hospitals, businesses and banks and is thought to have hit over 300,000 computers across 150 nations.
Breaking news has revealed that due to another cloud storage misconfiguration, over 120 million Americans across billions of data points are said to have been affected. The issue is said to have occurred after an Amazon Web Services S3 cloud storage bucket was left exposed and open to the public internet.
Information on more than 120 million American households was sitting in a massive database found left exposed on the web earlier this month, Forbes has reported today. It included a huge range of personal details on residents, including addresses, ethnicity, interests and hobbies, income, right down to what kind of mortgage the house was under and how many children lived at the property.
Ginetta is delighted to announce Stuart Middleton and Will Tregurtha as the latest drivers to join their Young Driver Programme. Their appointment seeks to recognise their outstanding performance in British GT following a graduation from the Ginetta Junior Championship.
London, 19th December 2017 — The post-Fukushima shutdown of Japan’s nuclear reactors and subsequent demand for energy self-sufficiency due to costly fuel imports, coupled with the Japanese government’s ambitious emissions reduction targets for 2020, have stimulated growth in new renewable energy sources in the country.