FCC Small Biz Cyber Planner

FCC Small Biz Cyber Planner | FCC.gov: Information technology and high-speed Internet are great enablers of small business success, but with the benefits comes the need to guard against growing cyber threats. As larger companies take steps to secure their systems, less secure small businesses are easier targets for cyber criminals. In October 2012, the FCC re-launched Small Biz Cyber Planner 2.0, an online resource to help small businesses create customized cybersecurity plans. Use this tool to create and save a custom cyber security plan for your company, choosing from a menu of expert advice to address your specific business needs and concerns. The FCC also released an updated Cybersecurity Tip Sheet.

FCC unveils new version of Cyber protection planner for small businesses
Government Security News
Concerned that smaller businesses are increasingly vulnerable to online attack, the Federal Communications Commission unveiled a revised online tool that can help them customized Cyberprotections. The agency cited a recent Symantec study that showed ...

US Air Force Wants Figure Out Its Role In Cyber Security
Huffington Post
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Twenty top U.S. Air Force generals are due to discuss cyber warfare in a November meeting aimed at clarifying the service's role in this new and increasingly important arena of military conflict. The four-star generals prepared ...

Cyber security should be a national security priority
Deseret News
Cyber security could be one of those things that, in retrospect, leads to congressional hearings and scathing media reports — after an enemy has launched an attack. Using computers as weapons is a new form of warfare that may seem dubious to some, but...

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Bank Cyber Attacks Enter Fifth Week as Hackers Adapt to Defenses
Capital One Financial Corp. (COF), BB&T Corp. (BBT) and HSBC Bank USA (HBC) said they were hit by a new round of cyber attacks, marking the fifth week of sustained assault on some of the largest U.S. financial institutions. The banks' websites have ...

PM focuses on new space, cyber threats
New York Daily News
New Delhi, Oct 19 — Describing India's security challenges as "diverse and serious", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday underlined the need for bolstering the country's capabilities to tackle new threats in areas of cyber and space and called for an ...

ON THE LINE: "Cyber Warfare"
Voice of America
... attacks on crucial computer systems. How serious is the threat of cyber war, not only in the US but worldwide? GUESTS: Christian Lowe: Managing Editor- News, US News & World Report Mark Hosenball: Senior National Security Correspondent, Reuters.

Killer Apps: So what's Mitt Romney's take on cyber security?
Foreign Policy (blog)
While we haven't heard much from either side on cyberwarfare or threats during the race for the White House, the Obama administration's take on cyber security has become pretty clear in recent months. ... Bottom line, the Obama White House appears to ...

Passfaces' Cyber War against Terrorists
Sacramento Bee
"A hacker group calling itself Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Cyber ... took credit for the attacks in online posts. It also pledged to continue to attack American credit and financial institutions daily..." This is only the latest ... "It uses people's primal ...

New cyber attacks on US banks; Iran suspected
CNN (blog)
"There is a continuing stream of Iranian behavior ... these (attacks) have the hallmarks of Iraniancyber misbehavior," one U.S. official told Security Clearance. Another official said the number of incidents targeting the banking industry have picked ...

Oct. 15: County Council focuses on cyber security
County Council focuses on cyber security. Proclamation promotes awareness in the month of October. The Metropolitan King County Council today proclaimed ...

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Back when I started DShield.org, one of the challenges was dealing with variations in log formats. 10+ years laters, this problem hasn't really changed, even ...

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