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CISA Releases Cyber Readiness Recommendations for Small Business

Caleb Skeath and Inside Privacy write: Last week, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (“CISA”) released a set of cyber readiness recommendations for small businesses.  The recommendations, which CISA developed in collaboration with small businesses and state and local governments, are intended to assist smaller organizations in Read more…

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Pangilinan raises anew risks of espionage, breach of data privacy on entry of China-owned telco

Mario Casayuran reports: Minority Senator Francis N. Pangilinan raised on Wednesday espionage and data privacy questions on the entry of third telecommunications company (telco), Dito Telecommunity Corporation, a consortium which includes a China-owned company, into the Philippine communications industry after it was a given a tentative agreement to install towers Read more…

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TX: PNGISD technology held for ransom

Mary Meaux reports: Port Neches-Groves Independent School District was hit by ransomware, causing the disruption of all technology connections on Tuesday. Assistant superintendent Julie Gauthier provided a statement about the cyber security attack, saying the district is working with local law enforcement and forensic and cyber security specialists to remedy Read more…