The Hill, December 2, 2020
Older adults have faced a barrage of online scams during the COVID-19 pandemic, with the upcoming holiday season and increased consumer spending likely to intensify the problem.
The Hill, December 2, 2020
Faith Health & Home, November 23, 2020
On this episode, I am joined by Kelvin Coleman, Executive Director of the National Cyber Security Alliance with tips and resources to keep you and your family safe and secure online.
National Cybersecurity Awareness Month is a collaborative effort between government and industry held every October to ensure every American has the resources they need for securing our digital lives as our devices continue to become more connected.
Digital Trends, November 23, 2020
Kelvin Coleman, the executive director of the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), believes GPC’s legal buffers will help it legitimize its goals, as opposed to “Do Not Track” which was “rolled out in a vacuum.”
“With CCPA and GDPR existing as legal precedents, companies are forced to navigate a minefield of compliance issues and heavy fines if they’re not careful about how they handle user data. This creates more incentive to accept GPC in the long run,” Coleman said.
HealthcareInfoSecurity, November 13, 2020
Kelvin Coleman, executive director of the National Cyber Security Alliance, sizes up the possible motivations behind the APT attacks.
"The attacks on vaccine research aren't necessarily designed to cause harm as much they are to facilitate data theft," he notes. "If these groups were operating in a way meant to cause destruction to our healthcare infrastructures - like Sandworm did with the NotPetya attack in 2017 against banks, manufacturers and pharma companies - that'd be a different story."
The Daily Swig, November 12, 2020
Kelvin Coleman, executive director at the US-based National Cyber Security Alliance, told The Daily Swig that the message from Europol spreads way beyond geographical borders.
Coleman said: “The advice from Europol can apply universally to all shoppers and retailers regardless of geography. The threats from bad actors aren’t constrained by geographical borders. Everyone can be a victim.
Barracuda, November 9, 2020
A report published by The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) suggests cybersecurity teams may want to consider different approaches to ensuring security based on the age of the employee working from home.
As the COVID-19 pandemic appears to be gaining momentum, employees will be working from home more often well into 2021. At the same time, it has become apparent cybercriminals are getting more adept at targeting those employees.
Dark Reading, November 5, 2020
Most home users and workers consider their devices "sufficiently secure," but more than a third never check for updates to their security software and more than half regularly connect to unprotected Wi-Fi networks, according to a new report from the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA).
CISA says no evidence of successful foreign election hacks. QBot’s voting-themed malspam. RegretLocker arriving.
CyberWire, November 5, 2020
The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has announced that it detected no evidence that foreign adversaries succeeded in preventing citizens from voting or changing vote tallies. CISA expects continuing attempts to interfere with certification and, of course, to conduct malign influence campaigns.