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Industry News: ESG5

Know Your Breach: Carter’s

U.S. Senate to Probe Whether Legislation Needed to Combat Cyber Attacks

Serious Cyberattacks in Europe Doubled in the Past Year, New Figures Reveal, as Criminals Exploited the Pandemic

Drawbridge Launches New Module for Private Equity Funds

JBS Says it Paid $11 Million Ransom After Cyberattack

ExtraHop to be Acquired by Bain Capital Private Equity and Crosspoint Capital Partners

At J&J, Some 15.5 Billion Potential Cyberattacks Each Day

Deal Activity in Cybersecurity Space Witnessed Fluctuating Fortunes During 2016-2020

Know Your Breach: 20/20 Hearing Care Network

Give the Ransomware Threat the Same Priority as Terrorism, says US Official Guidance

Business Leaders Must Take Urgent Action to Counter Ransomware Threat, White House Warns in Memo

FireEye is Selling its Products Business and Name for $1.2 Billion

Why a Culture of Silence and Driving Mistakes Underground is Bad for Everyone

Two-Thirds of Organizations Plan to Improve Their Cybersecurity in the Wake of Devastating Ransomware Attacks

Security Leaders More Concerned About Legal Settlements Than Regulatory Fines

Reserve Bank Moves to Address Cyber Vulnerability After KPMG Report

Know Your Breach: Bergen Logistics

US Pipelines Ordered to Increase Cyber Defenses After Hack

Canada Post Says 950,000 Customers Exposed in Data Breach

Japanese Government Agencies Suffer Data Breaches After Fujitsu Hack

Scammers Taking Advantage of COVID-19 to Target Small Businesses

Hedge Fund CFOs Say Data Demands Will Drive Up Ops Spend

Tessian Raises $65M to Accelerate its Mission of Preventing Human Risk in Global Enterprises

As Online Fraudsters Flourish, Forter’s Valuation Triples to $3 Billion in Six Months

Know Your Breach: FastTrack

Colonial Pipeline CEO Confirms Company Ransom to Hackers: WSJ

Biden Proposes Billions for Cybersecurity After Wave of Attacks

Drawbridge Appoints New Chief Information Security Officer

AMP Builds New Cyber Defence Centre

FCA Sends Thousands of Staff on Cyber and Financial Crime Training Courses

How Private Equity Factors in to the Colonial Pipeline Hack

UK Govt Seeks Advice on Defending Against Supply-chain Cyberattacks

Know Your Breach: Fermilab

Colonial Pipeline Paid Hackers Nearly US$5M in Ransom

Phishing, Ransomware, Web App Attacks Dominate Data Breaches in 2021, Says Verizon Business DBIR

SEC Fines Broker-dealer $1.5M for SARs Filing Failures

Biden Signs Executive Order to Improve U.S. Cybersecurity Amid Colonial Pipeline Breach

Security Chiefs Report Cyberattacks on Business Up Since Remote Work Enabled

20 Cybersecurity Stocks Wall Street Believes Can Rise Up to 79% Over the Next Year

U.K. Cyber Spies Took Down 15-Times More Scams During Pandemic

Know Your Breach: Peloton

Covid, Cyber, Compliance and ESG Top Risk Concerns for Financial Services Sector, Says New Allianz Report

Insurer AXA Halts Ransomware Crime Reimbursement in France

Government of Canada Investing to Position Canada As a Global Leader in Cyber Security

FCA Data Breach Reports Down 30 Percent Despite UK Cyber Incidents Increasing by 56 Percent

CVC Capital Partners Backs Acronis

Belgian Government, Parliament, Colleges Hit by Cyberattack

Financial Institutions Experiencing Jump in New Pandemic-related Threats

Know Your Breach: First Horizon Bank

White House Urged to Address Surge in Ransomware Attacks

Ransomware Demands Estimated to Have Cost Hundreds of Millions of Dollars in Canada in 2020: Report

Ongoing Maintenance Vital for Successful Cybersecurity

Reserve Bank Publishes Cyber Resilience Guidance

Do Cyberattacks Affect Stock Prices? It Depends on the Breach

Proofpoint Enters Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Thoma Bravo in $12.3 Billion Transaction

Update Your Mac Now: The ‘Worst Hack In Years’ Hits Apple Computers

Know Your Breach: Codecov

BlackRock, Tudor Group Back Cybersecurity Startup Deep Instinct

China Behind Another Hack As U.S. Cybersecurity Issues Mount

Court Approves Data Breach Settlements with BMO, CIBC

US Takes New Aim At Ransomware After Most Costly Year

New ICON Report Predicts Record Deal Activity for Cybersecurity Sector

REvil Gang Tries to Extort Apple, Threatens to Sell Stolen Blueprints

Cybersecurity Spending Has Risen Over the Last Year to $2.6m Per US Firm

Know Your Breach: Kentucky Career Centre

SolarWinds: US and UK Blame Russian Intelligence Service Hackers for Major Cyberattack

DFS SuperIntendent Lacewell Announces Cybersecurity Settlement with Licensed Insurance Company

AMF Warns French Firms on Cybersecurity Complacency

Financial Institutions Have Become High-Value Targets for Cybercriminals

Crosspoint Capital Partners Raises USD1.3bn for Debut Private Equity Fund Focused on Cybersecurity, Privacy and Infrastructure Software

Biden Names 2 Ex-NSA Officials for Senior Cyber Positions

KKR-backed Cybersecurity Firm KnowBe4 Aims for $3 Billion Valuation in U.S. IPO

Know Your Breach: Office Depot

96% Of Security Professionals Preparing for AI-Powered Cyber-Attacks

Why Do Phishing Attacks Work? Blame the Humans, Not the Technology

Key House Leader to Press for Inclusion of Cybersecurity in Infrastructure Bill

Facebook Does Not Plan to Notify Half-billion Users Affected by Data Leak

Data Breach Disclosures Drop in 2020

European Institutions Were Targeted in a Cyber-Attack Last Week

LinkedIn Phishing Ramps Up With More-Targeted Attacks

Know Your Breach: Ubiquiti

Vanguard Targeted in Bond Fund Scam

Cybercrime in the US Jumped By 55% in the Past Two Years

83% of Businesses Hit With a Firmware Attack in Past Two Years

Ransomware Tops U.S. Cyber Priorities, Homeland Secretary Says

Data Breaches Are A Frequent Occurrence for the Pensions Industry, Says Sackers Webinar

Cyberattack Forces Australian TV Channel Off Air

Know Your Breach: SCO

Trust No One Becomes Mantra After Massive Cyber-Attacks

US Cyber Experts Conducted Operations to Safeguard Election

Businesses Warned of Hidden Cyber Attacks As Number of Reported Breaches Falls

IIROC Publishes Notice Regarding Ransomware Attacks

Three Billion Phishing Emails Are Sent Every Day. But One Change Could Make Life Much Harder for Scammers

NBIM Suggests ‘Continuity Venues’ for Bourses After Cyberattacks

Remote Work Makes Cybersecurity A Top Worry for CEOs

Know Your Breach: SendGrid

Watchdog 'Almost Certain' Microsoft Exchange Security Gap Has Canadian Victims

Cybersecurity Requirements Provide New Opportunity for CPAs

29% of Cyber Threats Previously Unknown, HP Research Finds

‘New Normal’ Requires New Security Measures

Ransomware Attacks On the Rise, IIROC Warns

Private Markets: Cybersecurity Risk In Fund Administration

UK Plans ‘Full Spectrum’ Approach to National Cyber Security

Know Your Breach: Microsoft Exchange

Boards to Be Held Responsible for Cyber Risk Protection

Ten Hacking Groups Exploiting Microsoft Email Flaw, Warns ESET

Hackers Breach Thousands of Security Cameras, Exposing Tesla, Jails, Hospitals

Cybersecurity Firm Snyk Reaches $4.7 Billion Valuation In Round

Long Ridge Equity Partners Invests In Drawbridge

Up to $223b of the World's Top 100 Brands' Value Could Be at Risk from a Data Breach, Finds Infosys-Interbrand Study

European Banking Regulator EBA Targeted In Microsoft Hacking

Know Your Breach: Frequent Flyer Programs

Cybersecurity Risks and Challenges Facing the Financial Industry

Women In Cybersecurity Think Equality Will Take At Least 10 Years

Information Shield Enables Cyber Insurance Portfolio Risk Measurement

Most Phishing Emails Are After Credentials

Data Extortion Ransomware Attacks On Financial Sector Up 350 Percent During Covid-19 Pandemic

MAS, Banks Association Issue Paper On Mitigating Remote Working Risks

Microsoft, NSA Advocate Zero Trust Cybersecurity Model

Know Your Breach: West Bengal Health and Welfare Department

HYAS Closes $16 Million Series B Funding Round Led by S3 Ventures for Cyberattack Intercept Technology

Hundreds of Workers At Cybersecurity Agency Vote to Strike

The World Is Facing A 'Global Cybercrime Pandemic'

Microsoft Unveils Three More 'Industry Clouds' for Financial, Manufacturing and Nonprofit

A Constant State of Flux

SolarWinds, Microsoft, FireEye, CrowdStrike Defend Actions In Major Hack - U.S. Senate Hearing

Sequoia Capital Investigates Cyber Security Breach That Might Have Exposed Investors' Data

Know Your Breach: St. Louis County School Board

France to Boost Cyberdefense After Hospital Malware Attacks

UK’s Cybersecurity Sector Experiences Record Growth

Cybersecurity Needs to Be Proactive with Involvement from Business Leaders

U.S. Charges Three North Koreans in $1.3 Billion Hacking Spree

White House Says Solarwinds Probe Could Take ‘Months’

This Cybersecurity Threat Costs Business Millions. And It's the One They Often Forget About

100+ Financial Services Firms Targeted in Ransom DDoS Attacks in 2020

Know Your Breach: Accellion

Cyber Security Levels Not Consistent Among UK Pension Schemes

People Are Often the Collateral Damage of Attacks On Corporations

Israeli Cybersecurity Group CYE Raises $100 Million from EQT, 83North

Hackers Targeted Financial Sector In Mass Extortion Campaign

U.K. Merger Watchdog Suffers 150 Data Breaches In Two Years

Appgate, A Leading Cybersecurity Company, to Merge with Public Company Newtown Lane Marketing

New Zealand Exchange Cyberattack Also Hit More Than 100 Firms

Know Your Breach: UScelluar

New York Regulator Issues Guidance for Insurers Writing Cyber Policies In the State

Hackers Steal StormShield Firewall Source Code In Data Breach

It’s Time to Rethink Cybersecurity Training… Again

IT Directors Flag Risk of Employees Building Their Own Software

Suspected Chinese Hackers Used SolarWinds Bug to Spy On U.S. Payroll Agency

Board Members Aren’t Taking Cybersecurity As Seriously As They Should

The Necessity for Better Data Security in 2021

Know Your Breach: Bonobos

WisdomTree Deepens Thematic Offering with Cybersecurity Launch

Identity Thieves Raked In Billions with Your Data, Even As Breaches Fell In 2020

Cybercops Derail Malware Botnet, FBI Makes Ransomware Arrest

AMF Renews Call for Heightened Vigilance Against Cyber Threats In Québec’s Financial Sector

New Zealand Financial Markets regulator Says NZX Failed to Meet Tech Standards

Governments, Insurers Should Work Together On Global Risks-executives

Australia's Securities Regulator Says Server Hit By Cyber Security Breach

Know Your Breach: Pixlr

Cybersecurity, the Cloud and Covid-19: Facing the Challenges Head-on

Joe Biden’s Cybersecurity Priorities: Fixing Damage from SolarWinds Attack, Working with Allies

Global Cyber Security Investment to Grow In 2021 Following Record-high Breaches

Russia-Linked Hack Spread Via New Malware, Security Experts Say

GDPR Fines Skyrocket As EU Gets Tough On Data Breaches

Hackers 'Manipulated' Stolen COVID-19 Vaccine Data Before Leaking It Online

MAS Revises Tech Risk Management Guidelines Amid Growing Cyberthreats

Know Your Breach: United Nations

2020 Was A Record Year for Phishing Sites

Lost Passwords Lock Millionaires Out of Their Bitcoin Fortunes

The Online Criminals Are At It Again – Brokers Beware As FXCM Hit for Third Time

Pentagon’s $2 Billion Cybersecurity Project Slowed by Flaws

Scammers Are Claiming to Sell Covid-19 Vaccines On the Dark Web for Up to $1,000 Worth of Bitcoin

Francisco Partners Completes Forcepoint Acquisition

Technological Advances Lead to More Robust Cybersecurity Solutions

Know Your Breach: Solution for Healthcare

British Airways Will Pay Billions In Compensation Over Infamous Data Breach

Phishing Emails Spoof Australia's Cyber Security Center

Biden Taps Intelligence Veteran for New White House Cybersecurity Role

Justice Department, Federal Court System Hit By Russian Hack

SolarWinds, Top Executives Hit with Class Action Lawsuit Over Orion Software Breach

White Ops Announces Acquisition by Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking, ClearSky Security, and NightDragon

First the Cyberattack Hits.Then the Insider Trading.

Know Your Breach: Marriage Tax Refund

Cybersecurity ETFs Surge In Wake of Government Hack

COVID-19 Has Enlarged the Digital Footprint for American Businesses: We’ve Never Been More At Risk for Cybercrime

$286M Of SolarWinds Stock Sold Before CEO, Hack Disclosures

U.S. Agencies Failed to Heed Cybersecurity Warnings, GAO Says

Ransomware Attacks On the Rise Even As Cyber Insurers Scale Back

Defend Your Organization Against Data Breaches and Other Cybercrime Scams

Financial Institution Regulators Mull Stricter Guidelines for Reporting of Knowledge Breaches

Know Your Breach: NHS

Financial Inclusion and Cybersecurity in the Digital Age

Cybereason Brings Valuable Perspective to Cybersecurity

Hackers Access Documents Related to Authorized COVID-19 Vaccines

What's the Key to Tackling Cyberattacks? Building a Diverse Team to Think Smarter

A Firm That Helps Protect Businesses and Cities from Cyberattacks Just Got Hit by One

Research: Millions of Smart Devices Vulnerable to Hacking

New McAfee Report Estimates Global Cybercrime Losses to Exceed $1 Trillion

Know Your Breach: Apodis Pharma