Considerations for performing IoMT Risk Assessments

What are Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) products? Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) products refer to a combination of medical applications and devices connected to healthcare information technology systems through an online computer network or a wireless network. IoMT devices rely heavily on biosensors, critical in detecting an individual's tissue, respiratory, and blood characteristics. Non-bio … Continue reading Considerations for performing IoMT Risk Assessments

Meet the Cisco Telemetry Broker Team: Sunil Amin

Introduction The Cisco Telemetry Broker celebrated its release earlier this month on April 1st. In my previous blog, The Rise of Telemetry Architecture, I discussed how the Cisco Telemetry Broker can help you develop a healthy telemetry architecture. This time around, I’ll be taking a look at what went into creating the product, how its … Continue reading Meet the Cisco Telemetry Broker Team: Sunil Amin

Did Someone at the Commerce Dept. Find a SolarWinds Backdoor in Aug. 2020?

On Aug. 13, 2020, someone uploaded a suspected malicious file to VirusTotal, a service that scans submitted files against more than five dozen antivirus and security products. Last month, Microsoft and FireEye identified that file as a newly-discovered fourth malware backdoor used in the sprawling SolarWinds supply chain hack. An analysis of the malicious file … Continue reading Did Someone at the Commerce Dept. Find a SolarWinds Backdoor in Aug. 2020?

US Formally Attributes SolarWinds Attack to Russian Intelligence Agency

Treasury Department slaps sanctions on IT security firms that it says supported Russia's Foreign Intelligence Service carry out the attacks. The Biden administration Thursday officially blamed Russia's Foreign Intelligence Service, SVR, for the cyberattack on SolarWinds and announced sanctions against a handful of IT security firms for helping enable that attack and other malicious cyber … Continue reading US Formally Attributes SolarWinds Attack to Russian Intelligence Agency

US government confirms Russian SVR behind the SolarWinds hack

The United States government is formally accusing the Russian government of the SolarWinds supply-chain attack that gave hackers access to the network of multiple U.S. agencies and private tech sector companies. In a brief announcing sanctions on Russia for actions against the U.S. interests, the White House is naming the Cozy Bear group of advanced … Continue reading US government confirms Russian SVR behind the SolarWinds hack