How Information Sharing Helped Curtail WannaCry HarmAlso, the Securities and Exchange Commission Mulls Tougher Cyber Risk Reporting
The latest ISMG Security Reports leads with a top Department of Homeland Security cybersecurity leader, Jeanette Manfra, providing a case study on how information sharing helped mitigate the WannaCry attack in the US.
In the Security Report, you'll also hear (click on player beneath image to listen):
- DataBreachToday Executive Editor Mathew J. Schwartz discuss the prospects that the Securities and Exchange Commission will toughen cybersecurity reporting requirements that publicly traded companies must follow; and
- ISMG Security and Technology Editor Jeremy Kirk report on the widespread reuse of login credentials as well as a general lack of basic defenses by many businesses that continue to leave the public at risk.
The ISMG Security Report appears on this and other ISMG websites on Tuesdays and Fridays. Check out our Nov. 7 and Nov. 10 editions, which respectively analyze the sale of compromised remote desktop protocol credentials and who owns consumers information: individuals or credit reporting agencies.
The next ISMG Security Report will be posted on Friday, Nov. 17.