Fraud Management & Cybercrime , Incident & Breach Response , ISMG Security Report
Did Outdated Systems Pave Way to OPM Hack?Audio Report: ISMG Editors Analyze the Latest Developments
The ISMG Security Report leads with a report on Federal CIO Tony Scott partly blaming the way Congress funds agencies for the 2015 breach of computers at the Office of Management and Budget that exposed 21.5 million records.
In the report (click on player beneath image to listen), you'll also hear:
- DataBreachToday Executive Editor Mathew J. Schwartz explain why it takes some organizations years to completely understand the scope of a previously known breach;
- ISMG Security and Technology Managing Editor Jeremy Kirk report on a never-seen-before type of malware designed to steal money from ATMs; and
- An update on the sentencing of a Romanian hacker called Guccifer to serve 52 months in a U.S. prison.
The ISMG Security Report appears on this and other ISMG websites on Tuesdays and Fridays. Be sure to check out our Aug. 30 and Sept. 2 reports, which respectively analyze an FBI warning to state election officials that their IT systems could be hacked and a conversation with internet co-founder Vint Cerf. The next ISMG Security Report will be Friday, Sept. 8.
Theme music for the ISMG Security Report is by Ithaca Audio under the Creative Commons license.