Marriott’s Starwood Missed Chance to Detect Huge Data Breach Years Earlier, Cybersecurity Specialists Say

Marriott says it responded quickly when it learned in recent weeks of a colossal theft of customer data, but cybersecurity specialists say the company missed a significant chance to halt the breach years earlier.
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Google Parent Launches Cybersecurity Firm

Google’s parent company, Alphabet Inc., said Wednesday it is launching its 13th unit: a cybersecurity business called Chronicle LLC.
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Drone maker DJI in cyber-security row over bug bounty

The drone maker claims a researcher who contacted it had “unauthorised access” to its servers.
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UK seeks future cyber-security stars

UK initiatives aim to get young people choosing a career in cyber-security to close a looming skills gap.
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Cybersecurity Experts’ First Task: Find Out How Virus Spread

Government investigators and private cybersecurity firms are trying to find out how a virus managed to spread around the globe over the weekend, which would give them their best chance to identify the mastermind behind the cyberattacks.
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After hospital ransomware attack, time for some blunt talk about cybersecurity

Your standard medical drama is supposed to end with a “how it happened” scene, in which doctors explain what really went wrong with the patient and how they solved it. But it doesn’t look like the recent ransomware episode at MedStar Health will get that traditional resolution.

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