A selection of this week’s more interesting vulnerability disclosures and cyber security news. Unless you’ve been on the moon for the past week you will no doubt had enough of the global WannCry rasnsomware hit reports. All I can add to that, if it’s not already been said, which it most likely has been: There is no hiding behind a wall garden network.
Apart from that there has in fact been other news surprisingly, some really quite starling. Take a look:
- Bell apologizes to customers after data breach hits 1.9 million e-mail addresses Josh O’Kane reports
- FTC Launches ‘Operation Tech Trap’ to Catch Fraudsters The Federal Trade Commission has teamed up with law enforcement partners to crack down on tech support scams.
- Developing: Multiple NHS trusts across England disrupted by ransomware attack Digital Health is reporting
- Hackers exploit stolen U.S. spy agency tool to launch global cyberattack Costas Pitas and Carlos Ruano report
Weekly Cyber Security News 19/05/2017