Tag Archives: cyberattacks

CyberSecurity Headlines: Global Hacker Groups, Mr. Robot, and Previewing Black Hat USA 2016

CyberSecurity Headlines: Global Hacker Groups, Mr. Robot, and Previewing Black Hat USA 2016 In the ever-changing landscape of CyberSecurity, it’s hard to keep up sometimes. Luckily, we’re here to keep you in the loop with all the current white-hat, grey-hat and black-hat hacker news of the day. Today, I sit… Read more »

5 Shocking Findings from the 2015 Global Cybersecurity Status Report

In preparation for the US State of the Union address in 2015, the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) surveyed 3,439 ISACA members for the 2015 Global Cybersecurity Status Report (read more on the report here) to gain better understanding of the largest concerns in the cybersecurity field in… Read more »

Friday Cyber Headlines (Video): Tax Data in the Cloud, MouseJack Exploit, German Hospital Ransomware Attack

Video Blog: In this Friday Cyber Headlines blog I sit down with one of our lead instructors Timber Wolfe to discuss the top stories of the week. It’s tax season and everyone wants to know if it is safe to file online. Timber talks about the precautions you should take… Read more »

Friday Cyber Headlines (Video): Locky Malware, LA Hospital Ransomware, IoTs

Video Blog: In this episode I sit down with Professor Dennis Skarr to discuss the top cyber security stories of the week. Locky Malware LA Hospital Ransomware Attack Explaining IoTs (Internet of Things)

Understanding NICE in 2 Minutes (National Initiative for Cyber Security Education)

Video Blog: We get asked a lot what NICE is and what importance does it bring to the cyber security training space. In this video I give you a quick breakdown of how NICE was born, what benefits it brings to cyber security space, and why CyberSecurityThinkTank.com was one of… Read more »

Ukraine Power Plant Hack and What You Need To Know

Video Blog: The Ukraine power plant hack happened and how do we make sure it doesn’t happen again. In this first episode of a multiple part blog series, I sit down with Dennis Skarr to really understand the basics of the attack that knocked out power for over 80,000 people… Read more »

Top certifications to become part of the CyberSecurity workforce

Video Blog: We all know that Cybersecurity certifications are your entry way into the cybersecurity marketplace. But where does one start? Today I had a chance to sit down with Timber Wolfe, who is the chief instructor of CSTT, to discuss the top certifications in the industry. Timber is a very… Read more »

Implementing Cyber Security Training? Go NICE!

Go NICE

Why You Should be Implementing the NICE Cyber Security Framework The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education, also known as NICE, is a national strategic program that provides a comprehensive framework for organizations, and the general public, to implement appropriate cyber security training. This framework helps you: improve cyber security training within… Read more »

ATM Malware Discussion with Daniel Regalado (Author: Gray Hat Hacking)

Video Post: In this Vlog Bally, CTO Cyber Security Think Tank, has a discussion with Daniel Regalado, author of Gray Hat Hacking, around different tools and practices hackers use to break into ATMs. Daniel talks about hackers working with crooked bank employees and installing malware like Ploutus to get money out of… Read more »