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Cybersecurity Tomorrow
Cybersecurity Tomorrow

Cybersecurity Tomorrow

Cybersecurity strategy perspectives for the emerging risks and opportunities of securing our digital world. The insights of today will lead to tomorrow's security, privacy, and safety foundations.


New Cryptojacking Malware Breakdown

22 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Matthew Rosenquist

New Cryptojacking Malware Breakdown - The GhostEngine cryptocurrency mining malware disables endpoint security protections, deletes logs, modifies the kernel, and digs-in to establish persistence. It all begins with getting the victim machine to lau...

North Korea is Trying to Embed Agents into IT Positions of Western Countries

22 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Matthew Rosenquist

Attention IT departments, the FBI is warning US companies to be wary of inadvertently hiring North Koreans to remotely work in their IT departments, amid fears of data theft and hacking. We are seeing organized activities designed to mask the origin...

Free Cybersecurity Specialist Workshop

20 May 2024 1 minute read 2 comments Matthew Rosenquist

A free workshop for students looking to become Cybersecurity Specialists! Also, if you are already a professional and want to explore a career shift to #cybersecurity, check out the live session hosted by InfoSec4TC. Saturday May 25th, register for...

SEC Will Require Finance to Notify Breach Victims in 30 Days

20 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Matthew Rosenquist

More SEC rules, this time mandating financial firms inform victims of data breaches within 30 days! Why wasn't this already a requirement? Last year, the SEC instituted requirements for publicly traded companies to inform investors of material cyber...

And Security for All Podcast 2024: Cybersecurity's Major Trends & Threat Dynamics

16 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Matthew Rosenquist

I'm excited to be speaking live with Kim Hakim on the And Security For All podcast tomorrow to discuss 2024's Cybersecurity's Major Trends & Threat Dynamics, including the ever-changing role of a CISO and the accelerating risks of Nation State cyber...

Unlock Your Cybersecurity Career: Exclusive Discounts on Top Training Courses!

15 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Matthew Rosenquist

There are tremendous opportunities in cybersecurity and the industry needs many more qualified workers.  Training plays an important part.  That is why I am partnering with Infosec4TC, an online training provider that offers free courses in addition...

Unlocking SMB Cybersecurity: The Rise of Virtual CISOs in 2024 and Beyond

3 May 2024 2 minute read 0 comments Matthew Rosenquist

This year, virtual CISOs must begin making a difference in our industry. For the longest time, small and medium businesses (SMBs) have been abandoned by the cybersecurity industry. But, SMBs need security leaders to guide them through the maze of cy...

Ransomware: To Pay or Not to Pay?

2 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Matthew Rosenquist

  The Cybersecurity Vault — episode 32, with guest Ian Thornton Trump. In this episode, we discuss one of the most divisive and contentious topics in cybersecurity — should victims of ransomware be allowed to pay the cybercriminals? With the continui...

Task Force Gives Terrible Advice About Ransomware

17 Apr 2024 1 minute read 6 comments Matthew Rosenquist

I couldn’t help myself, I had to rant about this! A ‘security research’ group is recommending against banning ransomware payments, which would eradicate these attacks from occurring, and instead want money to be spent on communications campaigns, ga...

Guardians of Academia: Battling Cyber Threats in Higher Education

17 Apr 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Matthew Rosenquist

Donna Kidwell, CISO of Arizona State University, is one of the best and brightest in our community! I am continually amazed at her insights, strategic focus, and ability to creatively tackle some of the biggest problems in cybersecurity.  Today, in...