As takedowns resume, the industry considers its options: Respond or not respond? Meanwhile, vendors seek to make response affordable.
But I believe the reality is that we are responsible in large part for the ease with which cyber-terrorists, regardless of their ideology or motivation, are attacking us. In effect, we are supplying the weapons that are being used against us.
Texas credit union hit again by al-Qassam Cyber Fighters, joining Patelco as repeat target.
Credit union CEO says defenses getting better and will continue to improve after two-hour takedown on Monday.
Experts have been quick to weigh in with opinions on the usefulness of NCUA’s counsel.
Agency issues first alert of 2013 after none in 2012, with guidance on how to address risk of website takedowns.
The threat of cyber attacks has become a top concern among insurance corporate executives, a new survey reveals.
Some timely hometown lessons in international cybercrime have been added to the agenda of NAFCU’s Technology and Security Feb. 26-28 in Austin, Texas.
DDoS attacks have been confirmed that have taken down two credit unions and several large banks’ websites. It’s been proven our entire financial system is vulnerable. While stealing personal information doesn’t seem to have been at play, this is a critical concern for the entire financial services industry.
The bland name hides the lethal intent of DDoS when aimed at financial institutions, an event that has become increasingly common as dozens of large banks have recently found their online operations crippled, sometimes for days by highly skilled cyber-attackers.