Event Preview: AI Risk Summit + CISO Forum at the Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay | June 25-26, 2024

June 14, 2024 at 03:00AM The AI Risk Summit + CISO Forum Summer Summit will take place on June 25-26, 2024, at the Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay. The event brings together experts in AI, security, and risk management to discuss real-world examples and provide guidance on risk management and cybersecurity. Keynotes, panel discussions, and advanced … Read more

Adobe Plugs Code Execution Holes in After Effects, Illustrator

June 11, 2024 at 02:36PM Adobe has released fixes for critical vulnerabilities, addressing the risk of code execution attacks on Windows and macOS platforms. The vulnerabilities were identified in After Effects and Illustrator. This highlights the importance of applying patches promptly to mitigate potential security threats. Upon review of the meeting notes, it appears that … Read more

Eric Goldstein Leaving CISA for Private Sector Role

May 20, 2024 at 10:37AM Eric Goldstein, the executive assistant director for cybersecurity at DHS’s CISA, is leaving for a private sector role. CISA director Jen Easterly confirmed his departure and praised his work. Goldstein will assume a cybersecurity leadership position, but the company has not been disclosed. He previously held roles at Goldman Sachs … Read more

FTC Sending $5.6 Million in Refunds to Ring Customers Over Security Failures

April 25, 2024 at 08:15AM The FTC is issuing $5.6 million in refunds to 117,000 Ring customers following a 2023 settlement over security issues. This action is a response to reported security failures. [Source: SecurityWeek] Based on the meeting notes, the key takeaway is that the FTC is issuing $5.6 million in refunds to more … Read more

RubyCarp: Insights Into the Longevity of a Romanian Cybercriminal Gang

April 12, 2024 at 11:36AM The Sysdig Threat Research Team has discovered a longstanding Romanian cybercriminal group named RubyCarp, operating discreetly for at least a decade. The group’s distinct activities and tool suite have been unveiled, shedding light on its cryptomining and credential phishing focus. Despite its low profile, Sysdig has accessed the group, provoking … Read more

Google Adds V8 Sandbox to Chrome

April 8, 2024 at 07:36AM Google has introduced a new sandbox to combat memory safety bugs in its Chrome V8 engine. The tech giant also included it in the bug bounty program, aiming to enhance the browser’s security. This update was featured on SecurityWeek. Based on the meeting notes, it appears that Google is implementing … Read more

Ransomware Group Takes Credit for Attack on Boat Dealer MarineMax

March 22, 2024 at 11:36AM The Rhysida ransomware group claims responsibility for the cyberattack on MarineMax, offering to sell stolen data for 15 bitcoins. With over 125 global locations and 4,000 employees, MarineMax reported a revenue of $500 million in Q1 2024. It faces disruption but asserts that it doesn’t store sensitive data in the … Read more

Virtual Event Today: Supply Chain & Third-Party Risk Summit 2024 

March 20, 2024 at 08:03AM Today’s virtual event focuses on the importance of software and vendor supply chain security issues. Join the fully immersive summit to explore these critical aspects. Presented by SecurityWeek. It appears that the meeting notes are about a virtual event advertising the Supply Chain & Third-Party Risk Summit 2024, which focuses … Read more

Airbus Pulls Out of Deal to Buy Atos Cybersecurity Unit

March 19, 2024 at 10:45AM Atos’ shares plunged by over 21% after Airbus decided not to proceed with acquiring its cybersecurity business, part of Atos’ debt repayment strategy. This is the second recent deal to collapse for Atos. The company is now assessing alternative options. Airbus’ interest in Atos’ cybersecurity unit emerged in 2022, with … Read more

SecurityWeek Cyber Insights 2024 Series

March 11, 2024 at 10:03AM “Cyber Insights 2024” series by SecurityWeek engages with numerous industry experts and companies to discuss seven primary topics related to cybersecurity. This initiative aims to provide comprehensive insights into the future of cybersecurity. It seems like these meeting notes are discussing the Cyber Insights 2024 series that involves conversations with … Read more