Enhance cybersecurity awareness and survivability for DoD, industry partners, and academia in the face of the ever-increasing threat of cyber attacks. Cybersecurity (CS) includes managing risks related to the use, processing, storage, and transmission of information and the systems and processes used for those purposes, including analog and physical form. CS includes information availability, identification and authentication, confidentiality, integrity, and non-repudiation as well as the economic considerations with respect to selection of CS techniques, CS processes, and industry trends.
Shamoon Disk-Wiping Malware Re-emerges with Two New Variants
A strain of malware that was more prominently used in the past has resurfaced. Dubbed Shamoon, the virus completely wipes data that it encounters. Very recently, the Italian oil services provider Saipem blamed a cyber attack on the virus. For the time being, a sample of the malware that was inspected does not have sufficient clues to link it to a particular target.
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