Articles By Howard Solomon

Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – October 23, 2020 Week In Review

Welcome to Cyber Security Today, the Week in Review edition. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for IT World...

October 23rd, 2020 Howard Solomon

Quebec firm gets $160,000 to develop ICS risk framework for energy sector

A Quebec-based consulting engineering firm has been awarded $160,000 to develop a model to help protect industrial control systems (ICS)...

October 23rd, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Install these important software patches fast

Install these important software patches fast from major software distributors. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Friday October 23rd. I'm...

October 23rd, 2020 Howard Solomon

SecTor 2020: The blonde, the smile, and the hack

An attractive blonde follows a man onto an office elevator. "Nice to see you again," she says to him. He...

October 22nd, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Twitter criticized by regulator, NSA ranks vulnerabilities, cybercrooks pretend to be good guys, and more

Twitter criticized by regulator, NSA ranks vulnerabilities, cybercrooks pretend to be good guys and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today....

October 21st, 2020 Howard Solomon

Twitter slammed by U.S. regulator over bitcoin scam

A New York state regulator has slammed Twitter for poor cybersecurity protection that allowed young hackers to seize control of...

October 20th, 2020 Howard Solomon
malware, cyber crime, data theft, network security

Six Russian military officers indicted by U.S. grand jury for huge cyber attacks

Six members of Russia's military intelligence unit have been accused of being behind some of the biggest known cyberattacks, including...

October 20th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Proposed new body may break UN logjam over cyberspace governance

For more than 20 years, countries have been trying to negotiate some way to bring order over cyberspace. During those...

October 19th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today – Learn these lessons from a ransomware attack

Learn these lessons from a ransomware attack Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Monday October 19th. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing...

October 19th, 2020 Howard Solomon
Cyber Security Today - podcast feature

Cyber Security Today Week in Review for October 16, 2020

Welcome to Cyber Security Today, the Week in Review edition. I'm Howard Solomon, contributing reporter on cybersecurity for IT World...

October 16th, 2020 Howard Solomon