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Cybersecurity Breach Hits US Government Agency, Prompting System Shutdown

n a recent development, a significant cybersecurity breach has impacted a prominent federal agency responsible for safeguarding digital infrastructure. As revealed by sources, the agency, known as the US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), detected unauthorized access to its systems last month, compelling the agency to take critical systems offline. Although a spokesperson for […]

Airbus to Acquire INFODAS and Strengthen its Cybersecurity Portfolio

Strategic Acquisition: Airbus Defence and Space has announced a definitive agreement to acquire INFODAS, a prominent German cybersecurity and IT solutions provider headquartered in Cologne. The acquisition, subject to customary regulatory approvals, is slated for completion by the end of 2024. Enhancing Cybersecurity Portfolio: This strategic move aligns with Airbus’ overarching goal of fortifying its […]

US, UK Sanction Alleged China-Based Hackers for Targeting Voters, Critics

Joint Sanctions Announcement: The United States and the United Kingdom have jointly imposed sanctions against a Chinese company and two individuals following an alleged cyber-espionage operation. The targets of this operation included millions of individuals, ranging from legislators and voters to prominent critics of the Beijing regime. Attribution of Cyber Activity: Both the US and […]

America’s FCC Introduces IoT Cybersecurity Labelling

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has voted to establish a voluntary cybersecurity labelling program specifically tailored for wireless consumer Internet of Things (IoT) products. Under this program, consumer smart products meeting stringent cybersecurity standards will display a label, including a newly designed ‘US Cyber Trust Mark’. This initiative aims to assist consumers in making […]

Finite State Secures $20 Million Growth Round for Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity

Finite State, a leading provider of comprehensive software risk management solutions, has announced a significant milestone with a $20 million growth round led by Energy Impact Partners (EIP). This investment underscores Finite State’s pivotal role in addressing cybersecurity challenges faced by organizations globally, with a focus on securing connected devices and critical infrastructure. Renowned for […]

UK Deputy PM to Address Lawmakers on Chinese Cybersecurity Threat

London — British Deputy Prime Minister Oliver Dowden is scheduled to deliver a crucial address to the country’s lawmakers concerning the growing cybersecurity threat posed by China. Amid mounting concerns over potential interference ahead of an upcoming election later this year, Dowden’s statement is anticipated to shed light on the escalating risks posed by Chinese […]