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Welcoming the Dutch Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Today I'm very happy to welcome the Dutch government to HIBP, marking 24 national CERTs that now have full and free access to API level domain searches. Have I Been Pwned Government

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Welcoming the Israeli Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

They join many other governments around the world in having access to data impacting their departments amongst the more than 11 billion records already in HIBP, and inevitably the billions yet to come. Have I Been Pwned Government

Welcoming the Swedish Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Today I'm very happy to welcome the 16th government to Have I Been Pwned, Sweden. Government Have I Been Pwned

Welcoming the Slovak Republic Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Today I'm very happy to welcome the 23rd national government to Have I Been Pwned, the Slovak Republic. has full and free access to query all their government domains via an API that returns all their email addresses impacted by each data breach in HIBP.

Welcoming the Finnish Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Today I'm very happy to welcome the Finnish government to Have I Been Pwned by granting their National Cyber Security Centre full and free access to query their government domains. Government Have I Been Pwned

Welcoming the Ukrainian Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Another month, another national government to bring onto Have I Been Pwned. This time it's the Ukrainian National Cybersecurity Coordination Center who now has access to monitor all their government domains via API domain search, free of charge. Have I Been Pwned Government

Welcoming the Uruguayan Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

This week as part of the ongoing initiative to make breach data available to national governments, I'm very happy to welcome the national CERT of Uruguay, CERTuy. Have I Been Pwned Government

As Ransomware Surge Continues, Where Next for Government?

Lohrman on Security

Global leaders want to carve out specific areas of critical infrastructure to be protected under international agreements from cyber attacks. But where does that leave others

Welcoming the Belgian Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Supporting national CERTs with free API domain searches across their assets is becoming an increasing focus for Have I Been Pwned and today I'm happy to welcome the 19th government on board, Belgium. Have I Been Pwned Government

Welcoming the Trinidad & Tobago Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Today I'm very happy to welcome the first Caribbean government to Have I Been Pwned, Trinidad & Tobago. This brings the number of governments to be onboarded to HIBP to 17 and I look forward to welcoming more in the near future. Have I Been Pwned Government

Estonian Hacker Steals 300,000 Government ID Photos

Security Boulevard

The post Estonian Hacker Steals 300,000 Government ID Photos appeared first on Security Boulevard. Estonia’s electronic ID system was hacked last week. Again. A suspect is in custody.

Government Shutdown Hampers Cybersecurity

Adam Levin

Government has impacted federal cybersecurity according to several reports. Faced with little respect, low and uncertain pay, arbitrary disruption, and an inability to accomplish the mission they love, people leave government, and in the future, never work for it in the first place.”. The post Government Shutdown Hampers Cybersecurity appeared first on Adam Levin. Data Security Government Cybersecurity featured government shutdown NIST CISA OCIA NPPD

Cybersecurity and government

CyberSecurity Insiders

Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) moderate certification was granted for the AT&T Threat Detection and Response for Government solution. AT&T Threat Detection and Response for Government is purpose-built in the AWS GovCloud (U.S.).

CISO Vincent Hoang on Cybersecurity in Hawaiian Government

Lohrman on Security

Vincent Hoang became the CISO in Hawaii in 2016. In this interview, Vince shares his journey and cyber priorities in protecting the Aloha State, particularly among the challenges presented by COVID-19

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Welcoming the Romanian Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Today I'm very happy to announce the arrival of the 15th government to Have I Been Pwned, Romania. As of now, CERT-RO has access to query all Romanian government domains across HIBP and subscribe them for future notifications when subsequent data breaches affect aliases on those domains.

Welcoming the Jamaican Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Recently, I've been providing a lot of additional government access to Have I Been Pwned. They now have full and free API level access to query all government domains belonging to the Caribbean nation. Have I Been Pwned Government

Welcoming the Dominican Republic Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Continuing with the launch of the Have I Been Pwned Domain Search API to national government cyber agencies, I am very happy to welcome the first Latin American country on board, the Dominican Republic. Each of these announcements results in a large number of additional government requests.

Norwegian Government Blames Russia for Hacking Campaign

Adam Levin

The Norwegian government has blamed Russia for a hacking campaign that targeted the email accounts of parliament members. The Russian government has dismissed the allegations as baseless, citing a lack of evidence. “We

Iranian Government Hacking Android

Schneier on Security

Welcoming the Icelandic Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Hot on the heels of onboarding the USA government to Have I Been Pwned last month , I'm very happy to welcome another national government - Iceland! Have I Been Pwned Government

US Government: Russia “Likely” Behind SolarWinds Breach

Adam Levin

The post US Government: Russia “Likely” Behind SolarWinds Breach appeared first on Adam Levin. Data Security Government Cybersecurity Data breach featured russia government FBI russian hacking solarwinds

Welcoming the Luxemburg Government CERT to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Continuing my efforts to make more breach data available to governments after data breaches impact their domains, I'm very happy to welcome Luxemburg aboard Have I Been Pwned. This now brings the government count to 14 and I look forward to welcoming more national CERTs in the future.

Texas Government Agencies Hit by Ransomware

Adam Levin

The local governments and agencies from twenty-three Texas towns were hit by a coordinated ransomware campaign last week. . The Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) became aware of the ransomware campaign after being contacted by the municipal governments of several towns that were unable to access critical files. local governments have increasingly been targeted by ransomware campaigns, including Baltimore, Atlanta and several Florida cities.

4 Ways to Improve Governance in Product Security

Security Boulevard

An important gap that too many organizations overlook actually starts at the top, between the business and the technical approaches to governance in cybersecurity. The post 4 Ways to Improve Governance in Product Security appeared first on Security Boulevard.

CISA Warns Government Agencies of Increasing Emotet Attacks

Adam Levin

Since August, CISA and MS-ISAC have seen a significant increase in malicious cyber actors targeting state and local governments with Emotet phishing emails. Since then, government agencies in the U.S.,

Welcoming the Canadian Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Following in the footsteps of many other national governments before them , I'm very happy to welcome the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security to Have I Been Pwned. The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security now has full and free access to query all Canadian federal government domains across both past and future breaches. Canada's inclusion in the service brings the total to 11 federal governments across North America, Europe and Australia. Have I Been Pwned Government

Kazakhstan Government Intercepting All Secured Internet Traffic

Adam Levin

The Kazakhstan government is intercepting all HTTPS-encrypted internet traffic within its borders. Under a new directive effective 7/17, the Kazakhstan government is requiring every internet service provider in the country to install a security certificate onto every internet-enabled device and browser. Once installed, this certificate allows the government to decrypt and analyze all incoming internet traffic. .

Israeli Government Agencies Visit NSO Group Offices

Threatpost

Government Malware Mobile Security PrivacyAuthorities opened an investigation into the secretive Israeli security firm.

Welcoming the USA Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

Over the last 2 years I've been gradually welcoming various governments from around the world onto Have I Been Pwned (HIBP) so that they can have full and unfettered access to the list of email addresses on their domains impacted by data breaches. Today, I'm very happy to announce the expansion of this initiative to include the USA government by way of their US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). Have I Been Pwned Government

US Government Exposes North Korean Malware

Schneier on Security

It's interesting to see the US government take a more aggressive stance on foreign malware. US Cyber Command has uploaded North Korean malware samples to the VirusTotal aggregation repository, adding to the malware samples it uploaded in February.

The Elephant in the Risk Governance Room

Security Boulevard

Effective risk governance means organizations are making data-driven. The post The Elephant in the Risk Governance Room appeared first on Security Boulevard. decisions with the best information available at the moment.

US Government Sites Give Bad Security Advice

Krebs on Security

government Web sites now carry a message prominently at the top of their home pages meant to help visitors better distinguish between official U.S. government properties and phishing pages. government. Many U.S.

Where Next for Government Cybersecurity in Colorado?

Lohrman on Security

Ermetic Automates Identity Governance for Cloud Infrastructure

Security Boulevard

The post Ermetic Automates Identity Governance for Cloud Infrastructure appeared first on Ermetic. The post Ermetic Automates Identity Governance for Cloud Infrastructure appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Government Shutdown Leaves Americans More Vulnerable to Identity Theft, Scams

Adam Levin

citizens are more vulnerable to the effects of identity theft and scams as a result of the ongoing government shutdown. The two primary websites created by the government as resources for victims of identity theft, IdentityTheft.gov and FTC.gov/complaint , are currently offline as part of the partial shutdown of the Federal Trade Commission. Government websites will also become a more attractive avenue for scams and phishing.

NSA Advisory on Chinese Government Hacking

Schneier on Security

The NSA released an advisory listing the top twenty-five known vulnerabilities currently being exploited by Chinese nation-state attackers.

Can Government Effectively Help Businesses Fight Cybercrime?

Dark Reading

From the Biden administration's pledge to take action to INTERPOL's focus on ransomware as a global threat, governments are looking to help businesses cope with cyberattacks.

Joe Biden government cyber attacks REvil aka Sodinokibi Ransomware Servers

CyberSecurity Insiders

The post Joe Biden government cyber attacks REvil aka Sodinokibi Ransomware Servers appeared first on Cybersecurity Insiders.

Welcoming the Danish Government to Have I Been Pwned

Troy Hunt

In a continued bid to make breach data available to the government departments around the world tasked with protecting their citizens, I'm very happy to welcome the first country onto Have I Been Pwned for 2020 - Denmark! Have I Been Pwned Government

APT Hackers Distributed Android Trojan via Syrian e-Government Portal

The Hacker News

An advanced persistent threat (APT) actor has been tracked in a new campaign deploying Android malware via the Syrian e-Government Web Portal, indicating an upgraded arsenal designed to compromise victims. "To

Welcoming the Norwegian Government to HIBP

Troy Hunt

Over the last couple of years, I've been increasingly providing governments with better access to their departments' data exposed in breaches by giving them free and unfettered API access to their domains. As I've been travelling around the world this year, I've been carving out time to spend with governments to better understand the infosec challenges they're facing and the role HIBP can play in helping them tackle those challenges.

The U.S. Government Needs to Overhaul Cybersecurity. Here’s How.

Security Boulevard

In advance of the new Biden administration cybersecurity executive order, it’s time for the federal government to get proactive about cybersecurity. government's most critical high-value assets is an aggressive but achievable goal. Government Needs to Overhaul Cybersecurity.