Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days.
Below you’ll find a quick recap of topics followed by links to news articles and/or our blog posts providing additional insight. Be sure to check back each Friday for highlights of the goings-on each week!
Last year’s breach of unclassified White House computer systems was far more intrusive than initially thought and included the theft of some presidential correspondence, The New York Times reported.
In an outbreak of spam messages, attackers are sending phishing emails claiming to be from Automated Clearing House (ACH), an electric fund transfer company.
Our recent study shows that many consumers have yet to fully grasp the importance of security and privacy to their digital lives, while others feel a sense of powerlessness over where their personal information ends up.
Critical infrastructure systems have suffered from a historic lack of awareness and investment in cyber security and represent an increasingly attractive target for hackers around the world. The Organization of American States (OAS) has teamed up with Trend Micro to underscore how vulnerable critical infrastructure in the Americas is to cyber-attacks. The OAS is the world’s oldest regional organization, bringing together all 35 independent states of the Americas.
Millions of sites running the popular WordPress blogging platform are at risk from recently discovered zero-day vulnerabilities.
Trend Micro’s Senior Technical Advisor, Dave Abramowitz, discusses the White House hack attack with Bloomberg Business in this short video.