InfoSecSherpa’s News Roundup for Sunday, August 15, 2021

InfoSecSherpa: Your Guide Up a Mountain of Information!

  1. Mysterious Hacker Group Suspected in July Cyberattack on Iranian Trains
    (The New York Times, August 14th)
  2. What Nigeria’s cybersecurity council is doing to fight threats — NSA
    (Premium Times Nigeria, August 15th)
  3. Social Security numbers of 84,860 NC employees uploaded to internal site, state says
    (The State, August 15th)
  4. Cambrian College introducing new cybersecurity program in early 2022
    (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, August 15th)
  5. Memorial Health System Experiences Cyber Attack
    (The Marietta Times, August 15th)
  6. In Des Moines, U.S. cybersecurity official calls for nonpartisan path to securing the vote
    (Telegraph Herald, August 14th)
  7. GeoEdge discovers ad-based cyberattack on smart home IoT devices
    (Israel Defense, August 15th)
  8. Intrusion: 52% of IT decision-makers report experiencing a data breach in the past
    (VentureBeat, August 15th)
  9. Xiaomi disables Mi MIX 4’s anti-theft security feature here’s why
    (MENA FN, August 15th)
  10. Cybersecurity in hospitals is unaligned with reality, says report
    (Calcalist CTech, August 15th)

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