The Best Cybersecurity Articles This Week

The global WannaCry ransomware attack inspires discussions on how to build a better security posture

WannaCry Attack

The impacts of the WannaCry ransomware attack and the ongoing fallout from Target’s data breach—and how to move forward. Your weekend reading:

Ransomware Goes on a Global Harm Offensive WannaCry reminds us of malware’s bleak potential. [Read More]

Target Data-Breach Settlement Hits a Snag The $10 million settlement fund for affected shoppers hasn’t been paid out because lawyers for one victim, part of a group called Center for Class Action Fairness, are holding out for a better deal. [Read More]

Enterprises Move Towards Security-Technology Integration “Most CISOs want tools that work together so they can improve security prevention/detection while streamlining operations.” [Read More]

How CISOs Can Address CEO Concerns They can start by preparing with answers to these hypothetical scenarios. [Read More]

Cybersecurity’s Nagging Blind Spot Why companies aren’t able to successfully monitor contractors and third-party vendors. [Read More]