Global Tech Policy Briefing: March 2022

Welcome back to Citizen Tech, InformationWeek’s monthly tech policy roundup column. This month we’re looking at: Ukraine’s war in the cyber domain US braces for energy crisis and cyber threats Trans-Atlantic data privacy More domestic chip manufacturing (maybe), and Crypto regulation Ukraine war in the cyber domain Let’s begin with the biggest news, the biggest … Read more

How to Identify and Avoid Crypto Pump-and-Dumps

Cryptocurrency is one of the fastest-growing industries in modern history. Fueled by inherently decentralized blockchain technology, cryptocurrency has exemplified its potential to attract entire new markets of investors seeking less restrictive rules and regulations than more traditional trade markets like the NASDAQ or S&P 500 (note the SEC would strongly disagree that existing regulations don’t … Read more

Cyber Threat Alliance and Cisco Talos Talk Threat Landscape

Bad cyber actors went after the healthcare market last year in a substantial way, according to experts who spoke at a webinar hosted last week by the Cyber ​​Thre Alliance. The discussion covered some top cybersecurity threats, trends in the attack life cycle, security vulnerabilities, and major incidents that occurred in 2021. During the session, … Read more