Cybersecurity News Headlines Update on September 29, 2020

Largest Ransomware Attack? UHS Hospital Network. Universal Health Service (UHS) suffered a ransomware attack over the weekend. The attack prompted the organization to shut down systems at its healthcare facilities in the US. Reports from UHS employees indicate that facilities in several US states, including California, Texas, and Florida, were without access to phone systems […]

Cryptocurrency, Blockchain and Fintech News Headlines Update on September 29, 2020

Chainalysis is launching new offices in Singapore and Tokyo to provide local crypto investigations supporting local crypto businesses, government agencies and financial institutions in the APAC region. #KuCoin hack is yet another ex that crypto exchanges, law enforcement & financial institutions all over the world need investigations & compliance tools. We’re thrilled to announce new […]

KYC and AML Screening for the Funds Industry – Real Solutions to a Real Problem

Onboarding new customers challenge asset and wealth managers globally. Manual processes for Know Your Client (KYC), Anti-Money Laundering (AML), Countering the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) and sanctions screening checks on investors and distributors can lead to compliance failures. These failures can result in fines, criminal sanctions, or even jail terms. In addition to the risk […]

Best Practices for Effective Linux Security Management

Not only Windows and Mac, but even Linux systems can also fall victim to cyberattacks. This article helps IT sysadmins improve their existing Linux security procedures. Securing endpoints can an overwhelming routine for system administrators, especially when they’re remote. Considering much of the world is now working remotely and may continue to do so in […]