Month: June 2018

The U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has just released version 1.1 of its Cybersecurity Framework. President Obama commissioned the first draft of this sprawling document in 2013 to standardize how government agencies approached cybersecurity. But it’s not just the U.S. government who can benefit from it. Version 1.1 of the Cybersecurity Framework…

Imagine if the next time you sent a birthday card to a friend, somebody else opened it first. In this scenario, the crook was looking for any cash you might have included in the card before forwarding it on to its rightful owner. This is precisely the concept of a Man-in-the-Middle (MiTM) attack. First documented…