[Weekly Security News] Protecting Vital Infrastructures from Emerging Cyber Threats
[August 02, 2023]
1. Exclusive: Pentagon Investigates ‘Critical Compromise’ Of Air Force Communications Systems
Engineer under investigation for compromising communications at Air Force facilities, with possible breach of FBI communications. Unauthorized access to radio tech and sensitive data found. Importance of strong access control highlighted.
Source : Forbes
2. US government contractor says MOVEit hackers accessed health data of ‘at least’ 8 million individuals
Maximus confirms MOVEit Transfer hack, impacting 8-11 million individuals’ health data. Clop group behind the breach, with 500+ organizations affected, exposing 34.5 million people. Deloitte, PwC, Ernst & Young, Flutter also targeted.
Source : Tech Crunch
3. NYC Dept. of Education tech boss resigns following hack of 45K confidential student, staff records
Anuraag Sharma, NYC Department of Education’s chief technology officer, resigns after a hack compromising sensitive information of students and staff. The breach affected 45,000 individuals, including social security numbers. Other high-profile DOE officials have also left recently.
Source : New York Post
Recent security breaches in major infrastructures such as government agencies, educational institutions, and healthcare underscore the importance of robust secure measures and access control, utilizing Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) with Software Defined Perimeter (SDP) technology. These protocols prevent unauthorized access and protect sensitive data, fortifying defenses against cyber threats across industries.
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