With the need to postpone our in person “Future Proof” event, OODA is producing more virtual content to keep up an exchange of best practices and lessons learned in our community. This includes live web events (see the OODA Webinar – Managing Through COVID-19) and a new series of audio podcasts and web based conversations. In this edition of OODAcast, OODA CTO Bob Gourley was … [Read more...] about An OODAcast Conversation with Dr. David Bray of the Atlantic Council Geotech Center (Part One)
News Analysis And Context
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Read Christopher Fielder list five tips to CISOs and CIOs for effective threat analysis on Dark Reading : As each day passes organizations are finding unique challenges as their cyber landscape rapidly evolves. Data breaches and ransomware activity are on the rise, and some organizations have tried to address the threat landscape with an “automate everything” approach. While … [Read more...] about 5 Tips for Effective Threat Hunting
Marriott has confirmed a second data breach in three years — this time involving the personal information on 5.2 million guests. The hotel giant said Tuesday it discovered in late February the breach of an unspecified property system at a franchise hotel. The hackers obtained the login details of two employees, a hotel statement said, and broke in weeks earlier during … [Read more...] about Marriott says 5.2 million guest records were stolen in another data breach
Threat actors continue to capitalize on fears surrounding the spread of the COVID-19 virus through a surge in new phishing campaigns that use spoofing tactics to effectively evade Proofpoint and Microsoft Office 365 advanced threat protections (ATPs), researchers have found. The Cofense Phishing Defense Center (PDC) discovered new phishing attacks that use socially engineered … [Read more...] about Top Email Protections Fail in Latest COVID-19 Phishing Campaign
Read Michael Gips and Louis Mizell take a look at the machinations of the insider threat on Security Magazine : Found to be plotting the mass murder of liberal politicians and cable news hosts, former U.S. Coast Guard Lieutenant Christopher Hasson received a 13-year sentence in federal court in late January 2020. He came under investigation after Coast Guard software flagged … [Read more...] about Inside the Insider Threat