“Financial services suffer attacks”
India’s Religare financial services has undergone a cyber attacks, however its systems have remained unbreached with all sensitive information secured from the “medium severity” incident. Religare offers a broad range of financial services including equities and commodity trading. The firm has stated that “necessary damage control steps” are being implemented.
“Two year prep ready for launch”
IBM has revealed new server systems that can apparently make huge strides toward guarding against hackers behind many corporate attacks. The mainframes have the technical capability to encrypt data flow in real-time.
“Survey finds lack of knowledge of current tactics”
Low awareness of common malware behaviors can harm detection and damage mitigation. Cybersecurity firm Lastline had identified significant lapses in the technical knowledge of those employed in the sector. A survey of 326 cyber professionals at InfoSecurity Europe 2017 found a significant amount of respondents lacking current knowledge of malware tactics.
“TNT disruptions likely to hurt full year results”
FedEx shares fell about 3.4% to about $211.53 in early trading as the financial impact of the attack would be “material” on year long results.
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