How to Stop the Next Unstoppable Mega-Breach or Slow it Down – Wired, Featuring Alex Hamerstone

September 12, 2017 | By:

The recent, massive Equifax data breach, which put 143 million US consumers’ personal data at risk—including names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses, and some drivers license and credit card numbers—drove home the dangers facing any organization that stores a valuable trove of data. But awareness alone hasn’t stopped or even slowed the recent slate of mega-breaches,…





Faux Ransomware Does Damage – WSJ

July 26, 2017 | By:

  Cyberattack wasn’t intended to extort money, rather aimed to cripple businesses… This week’s global virus outbreak that grounded airplanes in Ukraine, slowed FedEx courier deliveries in Europe and disrupted Maersk container ships around the world was devised simply to damage businesses, not earn profits for the hackers behind it, security experts now believe.


Computer Hackers Increasingly Eyeing ‘Smart Appliances’, Featuring Christopher Prewitt & Alex Hamerstone – Cleveland 19 News

July 24, 2017 | By:

Computer Hackers Increasingly Eyeing ‘Smart Appliances’ – Cleveland 19 News   CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -The Black Hat and Defcon cyber security conventions get underway this week in Las Vegas. Tens of thousands of computer experts will be gathering to discuss the latest threats and trends. They’ll also be receiving training to help businesses and consumers better protect their vital…


iCONIC Conference on Information Security, Featuring David Kennedy – CNBC

July 05, 2017 | By:

iCONIC Conference on Information Security, Featuring David Kennedy – CNBC  


What is WannaCry? Featuring David Kennedy – CNN

May 15, 2017 | By:

  What is WannaCry? Featuring David Kennedy – CNN


Hackers Demand Ransom in Major Cyber Attack, Featuring David Kennedy – CNN

May 13, 2017 | By:

Hackers Demand Ransom in Major Cyber Attack, Featuring David Kennedy – CNN