Tag Archives: cyberwarfare

Solar Winds Blow Hard

– Unbelievable! But true. The enormous hack, purportedly by Russia (per Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and others), of major U.S. government agencies and the U.S.’s biggest corporations—apparently some 18,000 organizations according to the software maker—came through malware planted in updates…

Cyberwarfare—Yes? Cyber Insurance—No!

– Just when you think that you are covered, you discover that you may not necessarily be protected by your cyber insurance. That was the startling message in an article by Adam Satariano and Nicole Perlroth with the title “Cyberattacks Reveal an Insurance Gray Area” in the SundayBusiness section…

Cyberwarfare … Back(up) to Basics

– It seems that some folks are talking about reverting to former manual or analog methods should current cyber systems be compromised through cyberattacks by hostile nation states, terrorists or criminal groups. But, as we quickly found out when we were creating Y2K contingency plans, it isn’t…