5 Good Cybersecurity Lessons Learned From FTC Law Enforcement Actions

Several years ago, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released a good video that is still highly relevent today. The video explains how companies can leverage NIST's Cybersecurity Framework to greatly improve security in their organization. In this article, we highlight the five key tenants from the framework and how they could have possibly prevented FTC action and penalties.

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FBI warns of video-teleconferencing hijacking “Zoom-bombing”

As the COVID-19 crisis continues to spread, larger numbers of enterprises and learning organizations are moving meetings and classrooms online via video-teleconferencing (VTC) platforms. The FBI has issued a new warning of recent VTC attacks and also offered guidance on how to better security VTC platforms.

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APT41 launches broad cyber campaign with multiple exploits

Researchers from FireEye have discovered Chinese cyber threat group APT41 carry out a broad cyber campaign between January 20 and March 11, 2020. The actors have attempted to exploit vulnerabilities in Citrix NetScaler/ADC, Cisco routers, and Zoho ManageEngine Desktop Central products against 75 FireEye customers.

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GE third party data breach exposes employee personal data

In a breach notification letter posted online, General Electric (GE) said one of their service providers Canon Business Process Services experienced a data breach last month. The breach exposed certain personal data on past and present GE employees, as well as their beneficiaries.

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Microsoft issues advisory for two zero-day RCE vulnerabilities exploited in the wild (updated)

Microsoft has issued a new security advisory for two remote code execution (RCE) vulnerabilities in Adobe Type Manager (ATM) Library exploited in the wild. Microsoft also published several workarounds to reduce risk until a patch is rolled out.

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