Suspected Chinese hackers gained access to six state governments, Mandiant says

by • 5 months ago

Research suggests that hackers linked to Chinese intelligence have taken a new focus on U.S. state governments since last May.

It’s October. Are you aware of cybersecurity yet?

by • 10 months ago

Cybersecurity awareness month gets a ton of flak, especially from those working in cybersecurity. Does it need revision?

Local governments needn't face ransomware streak alone, experts say

by • 2 years ago

The Christmas ransomware attack against the small town of Cornelia, Georgia, marks just the latest incident in a trend experts said they expect to become worse still in 2021.

'Somehow, it managed to get worse': Ransomware ticks up in 2020

by • 2 years ago

While cyberattacks against the public sector haven't slowed down at all, some states are putting more resources into how they help local governments recover.