Former DHS secretary Tom Ridge said at the Kaspersky Lab Cybersecurity Summit that U.S. critical infrastructure will be a target as long as the public and private sector balk on sharing attack and threat data.
A cryptanalysis of TrueCrypt, the second half of an audit of the open source encryption software, will involve a small team of experts who will manually audit the code.
Financial services organizations must contend with not only advanced hackers, but also common malware attacks, panelists said at the Kaspersky Lab Cyber Security Summit.
Microsoft has updated its free Threat Modeling Tool with enhancements to the threat-generation logic, a new drawing surface and the ability to migrate old threat models and definitions.
Microsoft announced it will no longer ship security fixes to users that failed to install the update for Windows 8.1 that was packaged with the April Patch Tuesday release.