Hacking concern on Election Day: The companies that bring you the news

Tim Johnson McClatchy DC WASHINGTON Experts have been warning for months that hackers could try to disrupt Tuesday’s election by penetrating local voting systems. But another target could prove easier to hack: U.S. media outlets offering election night results. Upguard, a Mountain View, California, company that assesses how well companies are protecting themselves from hackers, has found that three major news organizations – The Associated … Continue reading Hacking concern on Election Day: The companies that bring you the news

FBI: New Malware to Spur More Large-Scale Cyber Attacks

The Washington Free Beacon The FBI is warning companies to protect themselves from cyber attacks from a newly released malware that disrupted a large segment of the Internet in the United States last month. The distributed denial of service attack on the internet company Dyn revealed new vulnerabilities to cyber attackers through inter-connected devices known as the Internet of Things, the FBI stated in a notice … Continue reading FBI: New Malware to Spur More Large-Scale Cyber Attacks