Cybersecurity policy is a must in government
One policy expert says cybersecurity measures should be an expected item that comes with every purchase, like the safety measures in your car.
Government should make cybersecurity policy a priority
Professor and cybersecurity policy expert says it should be something that is already in place with each purchase or subscription.
قرآن - آیت : 20، سورة النُّوْر : 24
اور اگر تم پر خدا کا فضل اور اس کی رحمت نہ ہوتی (تو کیا کچھ نہ ہوتا مگر وہ کریم ہے) اور یہ کہ خدا نہایت مہربان اور رحیم ہے
Quran - Verse : 20, Surah : An-Nur, Chapter : 24
And if it had not been for the favor of Allah upon you and His mercy... and because Allah is Kind and Merciful.
HHS Extends Deadline for Patient Access to Your Clinical Notes
Just 4 days before a new law on information sharing with patients was to go into effect, the US Department of Health and Human Services gave health organizations more time.
Hackers are on the hunt for Oracle servers vulnerable to potent exploit
Code-execution bug has severity rating of 9.8 out of 10; little skill needed to exploit.
RN Pay Remains Stagnant; LPNs Fare a Bit Better
A Medscape survey reveals that COVID-19 has spurred exodus from the nursing profession and that average annual income for full-time RNs has remained statistically unchanged for 5 years.
How to install the FreeIPA identity and authorization solution on CentOS 8
Jack Wallen walks you through the process of installing an identity and authorization platform on CentOS 8.
First the Good News: Number of Breaches Down 51% Year Over Year
But the number of records put at risk experiences a massive increase. Here's why.
A Skin Test for Parkinson's Diagnosis?
A new study has shown high sensitivity and specificity for diagnosing Parkinson's from autopsy samples taken from the skin.
Community College Continues to Investigate Cyberattack
A data breach at a North Carolina community college may have affected many of its current and former students.
McAfee Launches XDR, Browser Isolation, Cloud App Security Tools
New additions are built to help organizations better respond to threats and protect applications and data in the cloud.
Two COVID-19 Outpatient Antibody Drugs Show Encouraging Results
Regeneron's cocktail appeared to reduce viral load and the need for further medical care. Eli Lilly's experimental treatment resulted in reduced viral load and hospitalizations.
Medtronic to Pay $9.2M Settlement for Kickbacks, False Reports
Medtronic agreed to pay $8.1 million to resolve allegations of paying kickbacks to a neurosurgeon and an additional $1.1 million to resolve violations of CMS' Open Payments Program, the DOJ announced.
Business Email Compromise attacks are on the rise
BEC campaigns continue to shift their targets from C-suite executives and finance employees to group mailboxes, says Abnormal Security.
Chinese Americans Suffer Discrimination Related to COVID-19
Half of Chinese American parents and their children report having experienced an in-person episode of racial discrimination related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
قرآن - آیت : 128، سورة النَّحْل : 16
کچھ شک نہیں کہ جو پرہیزگار ہیں اور جو نیکوکار ہیں خدا ان کا مددگار ہے
Quran - Verse : 128, Surah : An-Nahl, Chapter : 16
Indeed, Allah is with those who fear Him and those who are doers of good.
Zombies Help Promote Public Health
Public health campaigns need to draw attention to be effective.
Address Medical Mistrust to Recruit Minorities to COVID-19 Trials
More COVID and HIV clinical trials are seeking to address health inequities by expanding research into the communities most affected. Best practices include empathic listening about medical mistrust.
SBRT Doubles Pain Response Over Usual RT in Spinal Metastases
Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) given in only two fractions doubles the complete pain response compared with conventional palliative radiotherapy.
Microsoft Introduces Device Vulnerability Report in Defender for Endpoint
Microsoft this week announced the availability of a new vulnerability management report in Microsoft Defender, to provide information on vulnerable devices.
Oracle WebLogic Vulnerability Targeted One Week After Patching
A vulnerability patched one week ago by Oracle in its WebLogic Server product has already been targeted for exploitation.
Hackers Make Off With Millions From Wisconsin Republicans
According to the Wisconsin Republican Party, thieves used altered invoices to make off with $2.3 million in election funds.
The Trump Medicaid Record: Big Goals, Yet Few Successes
His administration supported repealing the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion, which has added millions of adults to the federal-state health program for lower-income Americans.
FBI: Hospitals and healthcare providers face imminent ransomware threat
The FBI warns of a threat against the healthcare sector from Ryuk ransomware, and one that's already affected some hospitals.
Ransomware Wave Targets US Hospitals: What We Know So Far
A joint advisory from the CISA, FBI, and HHS warns of an "increased and imminent" threat to US hospitals and healthcare providers.
In Some COVID-19 Cases, Antibodies Attack Body, Not Virus
For some people with severe COVID-19, the immune system may attack itself rather than the virus, according to a new study published on the preprint server MedRxiv.
US Cases Spike as COVID Kills Every 107 Seconds
The US is reporting more than 70,000 new coronavirus cases each day, and 41 states are reporting at least 10% more cases this week than the week before, according to CNN.
How Healthcare Organizations Can Combat Ransomware
The days of healthcare organizations relying solely on endpoint security software to stop attacks are over. Here are six ways that healthcare providers can fight the ever-present threat.
قرآن - آیت : 114، سورة التَّوْبَة : 9
اور ابراہیم کا اپنے باپ کے لیے بخشش مانگنا تو ایک وعدے کا سبب تھا جو وہ اس سے کر چکے تھے۔ لیکن جب ان کو معلوم ہوگیا کہ وہ خدا کا دشمن ہے تو اس سے بیزار ہوگئے۔ کچھ شک نہیں کہ ابراہیم بڑے نرم دل اور متحمل تھے
Quran - Verse : 114, Surah : At-Taubah, Chapter : 9
And the request of forgiveness of Abraham for his father was only because of a promise he had made to him. But when it became apparent to Abraham that his father was an enemy to Allah, he disassociated himself from him. Indeed was Abraham compassionate a
For Some, Postpartum Depression Lingers for Years
Of nearly 4,900 new mothers researchers followed, one-quarter had depression symptoms at some point in their child's first three years.
Turla Cyber-Spies Target European Government With Multiple Backdoors
The Russia-linked cyber-espionage group known as Turla was recently observed targeting a European government organization with a combination of backdoors, security researchers at Accenture reveal.
Dapagliflozin Halves Hyperkalemia in Some HF Patients
Dapagliflozin decreases moderate to severe hyperkalemia in heart failure (HF) patients treated with a mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist (MRA), a prespecified analysis of DAPA-HF data show.
قرآن - آیت : 10، سورة الْحِجْر : 15
اور ہم نے تم سے پہلے لوگوں میں بھی پیغمبر بھیجے تھے
Why Defense, Not Offense, Will Determine Global Cyber Powers
Darktrace director of strategic threat Marcus Fowlers explains what to expect from nation-state attackers in the months to come -- and why kindergarten classes are a good model for solid cybersecurity.
Quran - Verse : 10, Surah : Al-Hijr, Chapter : 15
And We had certainly sent [messengers] before you, [O Muhammad], among the sects of the former peoples.
1 in 3 U.S. Seniors Prescribed Inappropriate Drugs
In fact, these patients are prescribed twice as many drugs as needed and are nearly twice as likely to be hospitalized or wind up in the emergency department.
New AHA Statement on Preventing Cardiac ICU Complications
The AHA encourages use of a daily bedside checklist to help prevent infections and other common complications in cardiac ICU patients.
Cybercriminals Aim BEC Attacks at Education Industry
Heightened vulnerability comes at a time when the sector has been focusing on setting up a remote workforce and online learning amid the pandemic.
The 10 vulnerabilities most commonly discovered by bug bounty hunters in 2020
HackerOne's list was topped by cross-site scripting, and found improper access control and SSRF vulnerabilities to be climbing in number and risk potential.
Analysis: Forcepoint Can Still Succeed, but It Needs Committed Ownership
Raytheon intends to sell Forcepoint to PE firm Francisco Partners. Despite a solid product portfolio and bold strategy, Forcepoint's future is now even more uncertain.
Chronicle Co-Founder Launches New Cybersecurity Company Stairwell
Newly launched cybersecurity company Stairwell, which aims to provide security teams with more tools to identify adversaries, has closed a $4.5 million seed investment round.
قرآن - آیت : 77، سورة الشُّعَرَآء : 26
وہ میرے دشمن ہیں۔ مگر خدائے رب العالمین (میرا دوست ہے)
Quran - Verse : 77, Surah : Ash-Shu‘araa, Chapter : 26
Indeed, they are enemies to me, except the Lord of the worlds,
How Healthcare Technology Accelerates Access for Patients Amid a Pandemic
Healthcare technology innovators and platforms are transforming how providers meet with patients and how they manage their electronic records.
How phishing attacks are targeting schools and colleges
Attackers are exploiting the need for schools to receive critical updates from teachers, principals, and department heads, says Barracuda.
COVID Danger in the Lunch Room
COVID-19 outbreak tied to staff at a hospital eating together.
COVID-19 Diagnosed on CTA Scan in Stroke Patients
A routine scan used to evaluate some acute stroke patients can also detect SARS-CoV-2 infection in the upper lungs, a new study shows.
Microsoft Says Iranian Hackers Targeted Attendees of Major Global Policy Conferences
The Iran-linked state-sponsored threat group known as Charming Kitten was observed targeting potential attendees of two major international conferences, Microsoft reports.
How to Increase Voter Turnout & Reduce Fraud
Digital identity verification has advanced, both technologically and legislatively. Is it the answer to simpler, safer voting?
ODCI Gene Linked to New Neurodevelopmental Disorder
A mutation of the ODC1 gene has been implicated in a syndromic neurodevelopmental disorder first described in 2018 and linked to a number of dysmorphic features and brain abnormalities.
Antibody Shows Promise in Eosinophilic Gastritis/Duodenitis
The findings provide welcome news to clinicians who treat these rare conditions, since the only current treatment option is steroids.
U.S. Hospitals Warned of Imminent Ransomware Attacks From Russia
The U.S. government has warned hospitals and healthcare providers of an “increased and imminent” ransomware threat, which some experts have attributed to cybercriminals from Eastern Europe.
Facebook Lawsuit Flags Need to Screen for Vicarious Trauma
A first-of-its-kind lawsuit that resulted in a $52 million payout by Facebook to its content moderators brings a greater understanding of the severe physical and psychological harm caused by vicarious trauma.
Vertebral Fractures in COVID-19 Linked to Mortality
Vertebral fractures appear to be common in people with severe COVID-19, and also raise the mortality risk, findings from a retrospective cohort suggest.
قرآن - آیت : 1، سورة الْإِنْسَان - الدَّهْر : 76
بےشک انسان پر زمانے میں ایک ایسا وقت بھی آچکا ہے کہ وہ کوئی چیز قابل ذکر نہ تھی
Quran - Verse : 1, Surah : Ad-Dahr, Al-Insaan, Chapter : 76
Has there [not] come upon man a period of time when he was not a thing [even] mentioned?
Children and Type 2 Diabetes: Fixing the Problem, Part 2
In part 2 of this 2-part series, read about how we can help children manage or prevent type 2 diabetes.
Type 2 Diabetes – Not Just for Adults, Part 1
Type 2 diabetes in children is more common and and it causes more complications than ever before. This is part 1 of a 2-part series.
قرآن - آیت : 11، سورة الْأَعْلیٰ : 87
اور (بےخوف) بدبخت پہلو تہی کرے گا
Quran - Verse : 11, Surah : Al-A‘la, Chapter : 87
But the wretched one will avoid it -
The Pandemic Diet: How to Lose the ‘Quarantine 15’
Another survey, done in August by RunRepeat, found that 41% of the 10,000+ respondents in the U.S. had gained more than 5 pounds since quarantine began -- and those are people visiting a website devoted to running.
قرآن - آیت : 41، سورة طهٰ : 20
اور میں نے تم کو اپنے (کام کے) لئے بنایا ہے
Quran - Verse : 41, Surah : Ta-ha, Chapter : 20
And I produced you for Myself.
A Closer Look at Joe Biden's Health
There is one thing we know for sure: No matter who wins the election, the next president of the United States will be the oldest to ever take office.
Voices of Crohn’s Disease
Four people living with Crohn's disease share their stories.
Iranian attackers hack conference attendees’ emails according to Microsoft
Microsoft has recently revealed that they discovered that Iranian state-sponsored attackers hacked into the emails accounts of a number of high-profile individuals and attendees at the 2020 Munich Security Conference and the Think 20 summit. It is though
New Estimates for Breast Cancer Risk With HRT
A new the breast cancer risk with HRT, but the results suggest this risk is lower than was estimated by a meta-analysis last year.
SMEs can be the weak link in the cyber-security chain – and we should help them
Small businesses are now on the front line in the fight against cyber crime. The vital position many SMEs have in supply chains means cybersecurity professionals should be doing everything to support small business leaders – for the benefit of ever
Home Depot sends customers emails containing strangers data
Yesterday Home Depot customers in Canada reported being sent hundreds of emails containing other customers order details. Some customers have received upwards of 600 ‘order ready for pickup’ emails, all of which were for different orders. Thi
Social networking app True reveals private messages and user locations
True is a social networking app which promises to ‘protect your privacy’. However, they recently experienced a security lapse which exposed one of their serves, resulting in the leakage of users private data, available on the internet for any
قرآن - آیت : 14، سورة الْفَجْر : 89
بے شک تمہارا پروردگار تاک میں ہے
Quran - Verse : 14, Surah : Al-Fajr, Chapter : 89
Indeed, your Lord is in observation.
Don't Expect Many Candy Seekers on Halloween
Halloween is yet another tradition disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic - for both children who enjoy trick-or-treating, and adults who love costume parties.
Google Ranks Prophet Muhammad as The Best Man In The World
It is for real, you can check yourself that google recognized the Last Prophet of Islam (Prophet Muhammad PBUH) as the world’s best man for conveying his message of peace also for his supreme character. Yes you heard it right this is not a prank every t
'Act of War' Clause Could Nix Cyber Insurance Payouts
The indictment of six members of the Russian military for the NotPetya ransomware attack places companies on notice that insurance "is not a get-out-of-jail-free card."
Is Your Encryption Ready for Quantum Threats?
Answers to these five questions will help security teams defend against attackers in the post-quantum computing era.
قرآن - آیت : 3، سورة الْحَشْر : 59
اور اگر خدا نے ان کے بارے میں جلاوطن کرنا نہ لکھ رکھا ہوتا تو ان کو دنیا میں بھی عذاب دے دیتا۔ اور آخرت میں تو ان کے لئے آگ کا عذاب (تیار) ہے
Quran - Verse : 3, Surah : Al-Hashr, Chapter : 59
And if not that Allah had decreed for them evacuation, He would have punished them in [this] world, and for them in the Hereafter is the punishment of the Fire.
Microsoft Defender ATP Users Get False Positive Alerts for Mimikatz, Cobalt Strike
Microsoft rushed to take action on Wednesday after Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) users reported getting Cobalt Strike and Mimikatz alerts that turned out to be false positives.
The Reality of Halloween In Islam – Halloween Haram in Islam ?
Halloween is widely celebrated in the west and it is based on European and Celtic pagan doctrines which are celebrated on the evening of October 31st every year. Halloween is the sign that symbolizes the start of ancient Druid’s New Year which is derive
Israel Supports France on Crackdown Against Muslims
Most of the jews back the french crackdown on Islam, pointing out religious activities. Leaders acclaimed Macron’s efforts to oppose ‘Islamist separation’ with a plan which effectively bars homeschooling and approves the oath of allegiance from the reli
Advisories: “Brazen” Russian ransomware hackers target hundreds of US hospitals
The threat comes as virus cases spike and the election nears the final stretch.
قرآن - آیت : 52، سورة الزُّمَر : 39
کیا ان کو معلوم نہیں کہ خدا ہی جس کے لئے چاہتا ہے رزق کو فراخ کردیتا ہے اور (جس کے لئے چاہتا ہے) تنگ کر دیتا ہے۔ جو لوگ ایمان لاتے ہیں ان کے لئے اس میں (بہت سی) نشانیاں ہیں
Quran - Verse : 52, Surah : Az-Zumar, Chapter : 39
Do they not know that Allah extends provision for whom He wills and restricts [it]? Indeed in that are signs for a people who believe.
U.S. Shares Information on North Korean Threat Actor 'Kimsuky'
An alert released by the United States this week provides information on Kimsuky, a threat actor focused on gathering intelligence on behalf of the North Korean government.
KashmirBlack Botnet Hijacks Thousands of Sites Running On Popular CMS Platforms
An active botnet comprising hundreds of thousands of hijacked systems spread across 30 countries is exploiting "dozens of known vulnerabilities" to target widely-used content management systems (CMS).
The "KashmirBlack" campaign, which is believed to ha
قرآن - آیت : 53، سورة النَّمْل : 27
اور جو لوگ ایمان لائے اور ڈرتے تھے ان کو ہم نے نجات دی
Quran - Verse : 53, Surah : An-Naml, Chapter : 27
And We saved those who believed and used to fear Allah.
How to Run Google SERP API Without Constantly Changing Proxy Servers
You've probably run into a major problem when trying to scrape Google search results. Web scraping tools allow you to extract information from a web page. Companies and coders from across the world use them to download Google's SERP data. And they work w
The Most Inspirational Women in Cyber UK 2020 – winners announced:
Gender diversity in the security industry is improving. According to the latest ISC(2) figures, the percentage of women in cybersecurity is around 24 percent, with an increasing number being appointed in leadership positions. It is widely agreed that one
FBI, DHS Warn Of Possible Major Ransomware Attacks On Healthcare Systems
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Departments of Homeland Security, and Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a joint alert Wednesday warning of an "imminent" increase in ransomware and other cyberattacks against hospitals and healthcare pro
TrickBot Linux Variants Active in the Wild Despite Recent Takedown
Efforts to disrupt TrickBot may have shut down most of its critical infrastructure, but the operators behind the notorious malware aren't sitting idle.
According to new findings shared by cybersecurity firm Netscout, TrickBot's authors have moved portio
In a first, researchers extract secret key used to encrypt Intel CPU code
Hackers can now reverse engineer updates or write their own custom firmware.
قرآن - آیت : 7، سورة الْأَنْعَام : 6
اور اگر ہم تم پر کاغذوں پر لکھی ہوئی کتاب نازل کرتے اور یہ اسے اپنے ہاتھوں سے بھی ٹٹول لیتے تو جو کافر ہیں وہ یہی کہہ دیتے کہ یہ تو (صاف اور) صریح جادو ہے
Quran - Verse : 7, Surah : Al-An‘am, Chapter : 6
And even if We had sent down to you, [O Muhammad], a written scripture on a page and they touched it with their hands, the disbelievers would say, "This is not but obvious magic."
Don't wait for a breach before implementing cybersecurity, expert says
Professor who specializes in security says we often treat a breach like a home break-in, adding security after the theft. More students are choosing security as a career, she adds.
Breaches are like break-ins: Don't wait until after to protect yourself
Professor says companies shouldn't wait until they're breached before adding tight security. Students are rising to the challenge.
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