Cybersecurity News of the Week, January 13, 2019

Cybersecurity News of the Week, January 13, 2019

Secure the Village

Stan Stahl talks to Larry Marino on Sunday Morning Newsmakers: We discuss the attack on the LA Times, ransomware, email validation, WiFi & router security, breach notification, GDPR, & cybersecurity regulations: Sunday Morning Newsmakers with Larry Marino, January 6, 2019

Individuals at Risk
Identity Theft

Year of Free Credit Report Monitoring Is Ending.

Cybersecurity News of the Week, December 16, 2018

Cybersecurity News of the Week, December 16, 2018

Individuals at Risk
Cyber Privacy

Facebook’s privacy controls have broken down yet again as bug may have exposed photos from 7M users: NEW YORK — Facebook’s privacy controls have broken down yet again, this time through a software flaw affecting nearly 7 million users who had photos exposed to a much wider audience than intended.

Cybersecurity News of the Week, December 9, 2018

Cybersecurity News of the Week, December 9, 2018

SecureTheVillage — Webinar Recording Available Online

Third-Party Security Management, SecureTheVillage and Citadel President Stan Stahl with guest John Coleman, EVP Information Technology, Pacific Premier Bank. Webinar recorded December 6, 2018.

Webinar Topics:

The 3rd-Party Information Security Management Challenge
Key Objective: Avoid Disastrous Consequences
Third-Party Security Management Basic Requirements
Information Security Manager (ISM) Responsibilities
The Information Risk Management Process
Due Diligence Considerations
Vendor Management Reporting
Information Security Manager & Leadership Team — Getting Started

This webinar presented by the Los Angeles Cyberlab.

Cybersecurity News of the Week, December 2, 2018

Cybersecurity News of the Week, December 2, 2018

Secure the Village

SecureTheVillage Awarded “Certificate of Recognition” by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti at Annual Cybersecure LA Conference: SecureTheVillage was presented with a “Certificate of Recognition” by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti for its leadership, effort, and contributions in making the City of Los Angeles safer from cyber-criminals.

Is your Android phone malware-free?

Is your Android phone malware-free?

Desktop and laptop users regularly update their security software to protect against cyberattacks. But the same cannot be said for smartphone users. This is understandable because cyberthreats on mobile phones are less common… but that doesn’t mean they don’t exist. Mobile malware MO Mobile malware can be as harmful to a business’s network as infected […]

Cybersecurity News of the Week, August 20, 2017

Cybersecurity News of the Week, August 20, 2017

Individuals at Risk
Cyber Privacy
Cars Suck Up Data About You. Where Does It All Go?: Automakers, local governments, retailers, insurers and tech companies are looking to leverage the data that cars generate. New York Times, July 27, 2017
Cyber Warning
New Android malware records calls, intercepts texts, and steals credit card info: A new version of Faketoken was identified by Kaspersky and poses a huge threat to anyone who stores bank card information for in-app purchases.

Cyber Security News of the Week, August 13, 2017

Cyber Security News of the Week, August 13, 2017

Individuals at Risk
Cyber Update
Google Patches 10 Critical Bugs in August Android Security Bulletin: Google patched 10 critical remote code execution bugs in its August Android Security Bulletin issued Monday. ThreatPost, August 8, 2017

Mozilla Fixes 29 Vulnerabilities in Firefox, Makes Flash Click-To-Activate: Mozilla fixed three critical vulnerabilities when it released Firefox 55 on Tuesday, including bugs that could have triggered a crash of the browser and allowed for the execution of arbitrary code.