July 3rd, 2019

FDA Warns of Insulin Pump Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities

The Food and Drug Administration’s recommendations comes after several external cybersecurity experts found dangerous vulnerabilities in the technical design of some Medtronic insulin pumps.

July 3rd, 2019

Georgia courts (mostly) shrug off ransomware attack

But a Florida city pays $600k in ransom and still faces $1m in security fixes.

July 3rd, 2019

Two men charged as police uncover alleged Isis-inspired plot targeting central Sydney

Two men have been charged after police uncovered an alleged Islamic State-inspired plot to attack several targets including police stations, consulates and churches in Sydney’s central business district.

July 1st, 2019

ICE Homeland Security Investigations announces results of international operation targeting weapons traffickers

The international operation resulted in a total of 25 arrests and 53 search warrants executed in three countries.

July 1st, 2019

Iran uranium stockpile breaches 2015 nuclear deal, state media report

Iran has breached the limit on the amount of enriched uranium it is allowed to hold, in violation of the nuclear deal it signed with the U.S. and other world powers in 2015, state-run IRNA reported Monday.

July 1st, 2019

Philippines: Isis claims bombing that killed five on Jolo island

Five people including three soldiers were killed in a bombing targeting an elite army unit in the Philippines’s restive south, which Islamic State claimed was a suicide attack, authorities and experts said.

July 1st, 2019

Two more Broward County deputies fired for neglect during Parkland school shooting

Two more deputies have been fired for alleged inaction during the shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, that left 17 people dead, the Broward County sheriff said Wednesday.

June 27th, 2019

University of Florida to Spend $30 Million on Safety Plan

The plan includes campus safety improvements like safer access to buildings, more than 1,700 new surveillance cameras and license plate readers placed at about 20 campus entry locations.

June 26th, 2019

Cybersecurity staff burnout risks leaving organisations vulnerable to cyberattacks

Cybersecurity professionals are overworked and stressed out to such an extent that it threatens to provide hackers and cybercriminals with a better chance of conducting cyberattacks against the enterprise.

June 26th, 2019

2 U.S. service members killed in Afghanistan; Taliban says they died in an ambush

Two U.S. service members were killed in Afghanistan on Wednesday, the American-led NATO mission in Afghanistan said in a statement.