All posts tagged "cyberattacks"
US Internet Repeatedly Disrupted By Cyberattacks on Key Firm
LONDON – Cyberattacks on a key internet firm repeatedly disrupted the availability of popular websites across the United States Friday, according to analysts and company officials. The White House described the disruption as malicious. Members of a...
- Posted October 21, 2016
Missed Opportunities Detailed Ahead of Personnel Agency Hack
WASHINGTON – It was time to purge the hacker from the U.S. government’s computers. After secretly monitoring the hacker’s online movements for months, officials worried he was getting too close to critical information, so they devised a...
- Posted September 7, 2016
Puerto Ricans’ Names on List as Possible ISIS Targets
SAN JUAN — What would you do if an FBI agent knocked on your door and told you that your name is included on a terrorist group’s list of possible targets? This is precisely the reality of...
- Posted August 17, 2016
Tips to Improve Your Cybersecurity
SAN JUAN— Users are the weakest link in the cybersecurity chain as prudence plays an essential role when deciding what information to share. “Social media are constantly inviting us to share what we do and where we are,...
- Posted August 15, 2016
Citing Cyber ‘Revolution,’ Obama Issues Attack Response Plan
Establishes six levels of severity, a color-coded system that evokes the terror alert system used by Homeland Security
- Posted July 26, 2016
Parties, Badges and Snipers: An Informal Guide to Davos
DAVOS, Switzerland – Davos seems made to host the world elite. The town of 10,000 people is tucked away in a picturesque Swiss ski resort that takes hours to reach by train – unless you have a...
- Posted January 19, 2016
World Economic Forum Warns of Growing Array of Global Risks
LONDON – The global economy faces an array of risks, from natural disasters related to climate change to the rise of the Islamic State group and increasingly sophisticated cyberattacks, according to experts polled by the World Economic...
- Posted January 14, 2016