The Cybersecurity (CS) Digest is a curated bi-weekly news summary for cybersecurity professionals. It is transmitted in an HTML-formatted email and provides links to articles and news summaries across a spectrum of cybersecurity topics.
Draft Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Guide released for review. Open Public comment period: 14 May through 18 July 2014.
Interpol and European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) strike back at BlackShades Remote Access Trojan propagators in 10 countries in coordinated action.
Tit-for-Tat response by China bans Windows 8 in China and freezes bilateral cyber working group activity with U.S.
Attorney General Eric Holder Speaks at the Press Conference Announcing U.S. Charges Against Five Chinese Military Hackers for Cyber Espionage - U.S. Justice Department
In unprecedented move, five Chinese Military members indicted for Industrial Cyber Espionage by DOJ.
The Internet of Things Will Thrive by 2025 - Pew Research
Cisco's projected 50 billion of connected things by 2020 will include "devices of which we have not yet conceived.
Business Adapts to a New Style of Computer - Technology Review
The convergence of embedded computing, pervasive computing, and high bandwidth is leading to the Internet of Everything. Standby.
Another Open Source vulnerability - need more info on Android and Chrome applicability.
Open Source strikes back - decentralization a boost for responsiveness?
Nice Heartbleed impact-at-a-glance review.
Cisco CEO: U.S. Should Reform Surveillance Rules - InformationWeek
Cisco CEO John Chambers denies allegations of complicity with NSA, demands Government support in security of future Internet of Things.
Elderwood resurfaces in 2014 in zero-day attacks using waterhole and spearfishing vectors.
Windows Gadget Malware - AppRiver
Trojan downloader found in Windows .gadget file - only Malwarebytes detects it.
In case any of you have not updated Internet Explorer yet, you need to...
National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) releases draft of the National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework 2.0 - NICE
The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) developed the National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework (the Workforce Framework) to define the cybersecurity workforce and provide a common taxonomy and lexicon by which to classify and categorize workers. The draft of Version 2.0 is available in spreadsheet format at the NICCS portal here: http://niccs.us-cert.gov/research/national-cybersecurity-workforce-framework Version 1.0 is still available in interactive form here: http://niccs.us-cert.gov/training/national-cybersecurity-workforce-framework
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