cybersecurity

Missouri Political News: Missouri Senator Gina Walsh Applauds Governor for Signing Cybersecurity Bill into State Law

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Missouri Senate Minority Floor Leader Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors, thanked the governor for signing House Bill 1606, which includes language from Senate Bill 582, sponsored by Sen. Walsh, into state law.  This legislation aims to establish additional cybersecurity protections for Missouri’s school-age children by requiring schools to notify parents if their … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Senator Gina Walsh Applauds Governor for Signing Cybersecurity Bill into State Law

U.S. Department of State News: The European Union and the United States of America Hold Their Eighth Energy Council Meeting

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The following is a joint statement by the United States and the European Union: The eighth EU-U.S. Energy Council met today in Brussels.  This was the first meeting of the Energy Council during the Administration of President Donald J. Trump and allowed for a … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: The European Union and the United States of America Hold Their Eighth Energy Council Meeting

United States Military Officials Testify on Cybersecurity on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON (STL.News) The military service chiefs of cybersecurity see an upward trend in the capacity, capabilities, sophistication and persistence of cyber threats against military networks, Navy Vice Adm. Michael M. Gilday, the commander of U.S. Fleet Cyber Command and U.S. 10th Fleet said on Capitol Hill yesterday. Gilday appeared before the Senate Armed Services Committee’s panel … Continue reading United States Military Officials Testify on Cybersecurity on Capitol Hill

Report: Dutch spies caught Russian hackers on tape

AMSTERDAM/January 26, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Netherlands’ spy service broke into the computers used by a powerful Russian hacking group and may be sitting on evidence relating to the breach of the U.S. Democratic National Committee, a Dutch newspaper and television show jointlyreported Friday. Reports carried in the respected daily Volkskrant and the current affairs show Nieuwsuur … Continue reading Report: Dutch spies caught Russian hackers on tape

Statement By Secretary Nielsen On House Passage To Create The Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency

Secretary Nielsen, Homeland Security commends the House of Representatives for passing H.R. 3359 and urges Senate to pass similar legislation WASHINGTON, DC/December 11, 2017 (STL.News) – “I commend the House of Representatives for passing H.R. 3359. I urge the Senate to pass similar legislation. As the events of this morning illustrate, our nation’s critical infrastructure … Continue reading Statement By Secretary Nielsen On House Passage To Create The Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency

Ukraine: Russian security services were behind cyberattack

MOSCOW/July 1, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Ukraine accused the Russian security services Saturday of planning and launching a cyberattack that locked up computers around the world earlier this week. The Ukrainian security agency, known as the SBU, alleged in a statement that similarities between the malicious software and previous attacks on Ukrainian infrastructure revealed the work … Continue reading Ukraine: Russian security services were behind cyberattack

Bandura® Systems Receives Prestigious Missouri Bankers Association Endorsement

PoliWall Technology Effectively Mitigates Cyber Risk for Banks ST. LOUIS, MO/June 22, 2017 (STL.News) – Bandura®, LLC, a trusted Missouri cyber-security innovator and maker of the fast and automated PoliWall® security shield, announced it has been endorsed by the Missouri Bankers Association. PoliWall® deploys threat defenses with great effectiveness and scale as an inline appliance … Continue reading Bandura® Systems Receives Prestigious Missouri Bankers Association Endorsement

City Agency Launches Job Placement Program in Cybersecurity

April 26, 2017 (STL.News) Area residents have a chance to get job training and paid positions in cybersecurity under a new program beginning this May. The Midwest Cyber Center is partnering with the St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment (known as SLATE) to offer apprenticeships to qualified area residents.  Applicants must be at least … Continue reading City Agency Launches Job Placement Program in Cybersecurity