A Phishing Test Promised Workers a Covid Bonus. Now They Want an Apology. – The New York Times

As pandemic-related scams rise, experts say companies should tread carefully with cybersecurity exercises like one that has prompted anger in Britain.A West Midlands train near Birmingham, England. A labor union said that many staff members had caught the coronavirus, and one had died.Credit...PA, via Associated PressMay 13, 2021Updated…

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Understanding NHS cyber risks of remote working during Covid-19 – National Health Executive

When the Covid-19 pandemic hit the UK and sent the country into lockdown in March last year, it catalysed a huge disruption of regular working patterns. People, including health and care workers, were forced to stay at home, many working remotely for the first time. Although some industries and…

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APAC, Europe, America (region) to lead Industrial Cyber Security Solutions and S – Business-newsupdate.com

APAC, Europe, America (region) to lead Industrial Cyber Security Solutions and Services Industry market forecast over 2021-2026 Industrial Cyber Security Solutions and Services Industry industry report is outfitted on the grounds of different standards through several methods of study procedures. A number of those Industrial Cyber Security Solutions…

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Cybercrime thrives during pandemic – Verizon Communications

What you need to know: Report analyzes 29,207 quality incidents, of which 5,258 were confirmed breaches Phishing attacks increased by 11 percent, while attacks using ransomware rose by 6 percent 85 percent of breaches involved a human element, while over 80 percent of breaches were discovered by external partiesBreach simulations found…

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Biden signs executive order to improve U.S. cybersecurity amid Colonial Pipeline breach – Devdiscourse

Home News Law & Governance Article Reuters | Washington DC | Updated: 13-05-2021 04:10 IST | Created: 13-05-2021 04:10 IST President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed an executive order to improve federal cyber security capabilities and digital security standards across the private sector.The order comes after a cyber…

Gov. Tom Wolf Says Contact Tracing Data Breach That Exposed Private Information Of Pennsylvanians ‘Was Wrong’ – CBS Pittsburgh

The Pennsylvania Department of Health told KDKA it cannot discuss this matter because of the active lawsuit.By Meghan SchillerMay 12, 2021 at 6:37 pm PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) — Governor Tom Wolf called the recent data breach that impacted more than 72,000 Pennsylvanians a “bad, bad thing.” He emphasized the…

Payment Card Rules v. PCI DSS in Wawa – The National Law Review

CPW has been covering data breach litigations for some time (as a reminder of recent rulings of significance, check out our prior posts here and here).  This includes In Re: Wawa, Inc. Data Security Litigation and key related cases back in November and January.  On Thursday, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania…

The DHHS data breach requires further investigation – Bangor Daily News – Bangor Daily News

The Maine Department of Health and Human Services’ offices are shown Dec. 1, 2017. Credit: Darren Fishell / BDN The BDN Opinion section operates independently and does not set newsroom policies or contribute to reporting or editing articles elsewhere in the newspaper or on bangordailynews.com. Jon Connor of Lewiston…