Cyber security: A month in retrospect (Australia) – March 2024

It has been an interesting month in the cyber world. We know it has been incredibly busy, but a limited number of incidents are breaking the “media-surface”. We continue to monitor the fallout from the BlackCat / LockBit takedowns, we take a keen interest in international developments, and we proudly launch our latest “Cross Examining … Read more

How open is open source? Averted cyber attack indicates watershed moment in open source supply chain security and poses important questions on software liability

Malicious code in open source software XZ Utils revealed a years-long compromise effort to gain remote administrator access to Linux systems. The cyber operation could have resulted in an unprecedented open source supply chain attack and was averted through the accidental discovery by a software engineer. The incident sheds light on the culture of trust … Read more

Cyber Monthly Wrap-up (UK, EMEA and the US) – March 2024

Welcome to HSF’s March wrap up which features our top picks for cyber-related news in the UK, EMEA and US. In a world overflowing with individual incidents and long-form analysis, our short articles are aimed at cutting through the noise, pointing you to key developments, providing you with learning points at a glance and signposting … Read more

Cyber Monthly Wrap-up (UK, EMEA and the US) – February 2024

Welcome to HSF’s February wrap up which features our top picks for cyber-related news in the UK, EMEA and US. Our short summaries and commentaries are aimed at pointing you to key developments and stories in the world of cyber, giving you the awareness and insights you need at a glance, while pointing you to … Read more

Cyber security: A month in retrospect (Australia) – February 2024

This past month has been an interesting one for cyber security enthusiasts (like us!) – a mixture of cyber activity, policy setting and mini breakthroughs. Again, we’ve collated the top stories from the month of February, so you don’t have to: Late in the month, the AICD published a governance framework to guide Boards through … Read more

Cyber Monthly Wrap-up (UK, EMEA and the US) – December 2023 – January 2024

Welcome to HSF’s summary of top picks for cyber-related news in the UK, EMEA and US, this time covering both December 2023 and January 2024. Our short summary and commentary is aimed at giving you the awareness and insights you need, with minimum time investment. Below you will find: Developments in regulatory requirements and guidance; … Read more

Cyber Monthly Wrap-up (UK, EMEA and the US) – November 2023

Welcome to HSF's November wrap up; our top picks for cyber-related news in the UK, EMEA and US. Our short summary and commentary is aimed at giving you the awareness and insights you need, with minimum time investment. Below you will find:
  • Developments in regulatory requirements and guidance;
  • Wider cyber industry news; and
  • Particularly noteworthy (reported) cyber incidents.
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