Irish Information Security Forum

Alert (AA22-174A)
VMware Horizon & UAG servers
Mon, 27th 2022: Malicious Cyber Actors Continue to Exploit Log4Shell in VMware Horizon Systems
Ireland mulls closer NATO hybrid and cyber co-operation Fri, 24th 2022: ‘We can’t rely purely on our geographic location in terms of our security,’ says Department of Foreign Affairs official 34th Annual FIRST Conference | "Neart Le Chéile" Wed, 22nd 2022: Leading Computer Security Experts to Gather in Dublin for Critical Discussions at World-Renowned Conference Microsoft acquires Miburo Fri, 17th 2022: Miburo will become part of the Customer Security and Trust organization. Working in close collaboration with the Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center Ireland joins the Microsoft Government Security Program Wed, 15th 2022: The Government has joined the Microsoft Government Security Programme (GSP), to assist in the defence of critical national infrastructure against cyberattacks. Cyber Europe 2022 (CE2022) Mon, 13th 2022: National Cyber Security Centre, HSE and major health sector bodies participate in Europe-wide Cyber Exercise International Cybersecurity Forum 2022 Tue, 7th 2022: The International Cybersecurity Forum 2022 three-day conference opened Tuesday in the northern French city of Lille Cybersecurity Certification: breaking new ground Mon, 6th 2022: The European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA) delivered its 2022 edition of Cybersecurity Certification Conference. How much does a data breach cost? Fri, 27th 2022: The annual Cost of a Data Breach Report from IBM, offers insights from 537 real breaches to help you understand cyber risk in a changing world. Agreement reached on EU NIS 2 Directive Tue, 17th 2022: The EU Commission announced political agreement was reached between the European Parliament and EU Member States on NIS 2 Directive proposed by the Commission in December 2020. EU publishes report on the security of Open RAN Thu, 12th 2022: Today, EU Member States, with the support of the European Commission and ENISA, the EU Agency for Cybersecurity, published a report on the cybersecurity of Open RAN. HSE cyber attack, could it happen again? Sat, 7th 2022: One year on, could a similar attack happen again to the HSE or another government body? Bank of Ireland fined €463,000 by DPC for data breaches Fri, 6th 2022: Bank of Ireland has been fined €463,000 by the Data Protection Commission (DPC) for a number of data breaches from November 2018 to June 2019 affecting customer personal information. Platforms are the new fraud frontier Wed, 4th 2022: Digital platforms, such as social media, services and e-commerce, open the door to fraud and economic crime risks that most companies are just beginning to appreciate. Cyber security skills gap contributing to 80% of breaches Thu, 28th 2022: Even though the recruitment, retention, and certification of a cybersecurity team is vital, companies cannot realistically protect themselves until they also raise the cyber awareness of all employees. Special Report: Ukraine Wed, 27th 2022: At least six Russian Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) operatives have conducted destructive attacks, espionage operations, or both European Commission's Open Source Programme Office starts bug bounties Thu, 13th 2022: Awards of up to EUR 5000 are available for finding security vulnerabilities in LibreOffice, LEOS, Mastodon, Odoo and CryptPad RFT: Technology Strategy for the NCSC Thu, 21st 2022: Provision of professional cyber security consultancy services to develop a Technology Strategy for the National Cyber Security Centre, in the Department of Environment, Climate and Communications. Cyber threats are top of mind more than ever now Tue, 19th 2022: Cyber threats are top of mind more than ever now due to the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine. Google releases emergency patches Thu, 14th 2022: Google has shipped emergency patches to address two security issues in its Chrome web browser, one of which it says is being actively exploited in the wild. US federal alert warns of discovery of malicious cyber tools Thu, 14th 2022: Cybersecurity officials said the evidence suggests Russia is behind the tools – configured to target North American energy concerns RFT: Provision of a Cyber Security Monitoring Solution Wed, 13th 2022: The Marine Institute invites tenders for the Provision of a Cyber Security Monitoring Solution from economic operators (ETENDERS) Now that's what I call CYBERSECURITY Tue, 5th 2022: Understanding what cyberthreats are out there and knowing which cybersecurity solutions are the best fit Irish regulator fines Meta €17M for 2018 data breaches Tue, 15th 2022: The probe examined how far Meta Platforms had complied with the requirements of GDPR 12 Steps to Cyber Security for Irish Businesses Wed, 30th 2022: Cyber risk is now one of the most commonly talked about topics as the impact of cybercrimes reaches an all-time high. VMware warns of critical vulnerabilities in products Sun, 10th 2022: VMware has warned customers to immediately patch critical vulnerabilities in multiple products that threat actors could use to launch remote code execution attacks.

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