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First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Attackers Exploited Heartbleed to Access Canada Revenue Agency Data (April 14, 2014)

Heartbleed has been used to steal tax identification numbers from the Canada Revenue Agency....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

White House Policy Encourages Vulnerability Disclosure, Except When it Doesn't (April 12, 13 & 14, 2014)

According to a statement from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the Obama administration supports NSA disclosure of vulnerabilities in commercial and open source software with the exception of cases in which there is "a clear national ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Android Devices Remain Unpatched Despite Google's Heartbleed Fix (April 14, 2014)

Although Google released an update for Android to address the Heartbleed flaw last week, millions of Android devices remain unpatched because they cannot run newer versions of the mobile operating system....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Akamai Releases Second Fix for Heartbleed (April 14, 2014)

Akamai's first attempt to fix Heartbleed was incomplete....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Heartbleed Flaw Caused by "Trivial" Coding Error (April 11, 2014)

The German developer who wrote the flawed code that caused the Heartbleed flaw in OpenSSL says it comes down to a trivial coding error....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

KKR Adds Cyber-Risk Score to Company Assessments (April 11, 2014)

Private equity firm KKR recently added a cyber risk score to its assessment of companies in its portfolio....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

US Sought International Help in Stopping DDoS Attacks on Bank Websites in 2012 (April 11, 2014)

During the spring 2012 distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks on US bank websites, the White House rejected the idea of launching retaliatory attacks against the alleged attackers' network in Iran due to concerns about unintended consequences and ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

OpenSSL President Says Entities That Use the Technology Should Help Fund It (April 14, 2014)

Steve Marquess, co-founder and president of the OpenSSL Software Foundation is critical of governments and companies that use the software but do not contribute to the foundation's funding....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]
Entities: OpenSSL
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Training Cyber Warriors Takes Time (April 14, 2014)

To qualify for the US Cyber Command force, service members must obtain credentials at their schools, attend Cyber Command training, and have their knowledge tested to see if they qualify....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Cloud Security Deadline Approaching for US Government Agencies (April 14, 2014)

US agencies have until June 5 to make sure that they are in compliance with the government's cloud security standards....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Target Breach Prompts Formation of Retail ISAC (April 14, 2014)

The Target breach has prompted the National Retail Federation to establish an industry Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ISAC)....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Paramedic Faces Charges Based on Evidence from Warrantless Database Search (April 14, 2014)

In the course of investigating the theft of morphine from emergency vehicles, Utah law enforcement officials searched without a warrant a state database that holds records of all controlled substances that pharmacists dispense....... ... [Published SANS NewsBites - Apr 15 2014]

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According to a report from Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC), just three of 43 police forces in England and Wales "have developed comprehensive cyber crime strategies....... "

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The team from West Point, the US military academy, had taken top honors in this year's Cyber Defense Exercise....... ...
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