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June 9, 2017

This Week in Cybersecurity

Head of Cybersecurity Strategy

Nathaniel works at the intersection of technology, policy, and law. He heads the company's thought leadership and public engagement, and oversees its cybersecurity technology strategy.

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Adaptive Security, Illumio News

June 2, 2017

This Week in Cybersecurity

Head of Cybersecurity Strategy

Nathaniel works at the intersection of technology, policy, and law. He heads the company's thought leadership and public engagement, and oversees its cybersecurity technology strategy.

Here's what I’m reading this week:

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Adaptive Security, Illumio News

May 25, 2017

Fishing With Dynamite: Staying Afloat in An Age of Fast-Moving Threats

Head of Cybersecurity Strategy

Nathaniel works at the intersection of technology, policy, and law. He heads the company's thought leadership and public engagement, and oversees its cybersecurity technology strategy.

It’s been two weeks since the WannaCry ransomware burst across networks around the world, infecting hundreds of thousands of systems in more than a hundred countries. Despite the early fears, the discovery of an embedded “kill switch” helped slow the malware’s momentum just as it was getting going. But that hasn’t stopped the flood of threats exploiting the same underlying vulnerability.

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Adaptive Security

May 19, 2017

This Week in Cybersecurity

Head of Cybersecurity Strategy

Nathaniel works at the intersection of technology, policy, and law. He heads the company's thought leadership and public engagement, and oversees its cybersecurity technology strategy.

Here's what I’m reading this week:

Read more »

Adaptive Security, Illumio News

May 15, 2017

Protecting Your SWIFT Deployment: Securing Your Own System and Validating the Security of Your Partners

Head of Cybersecurity Strategy

Nathaniel works at the intersection of technology, policy, and law. He heads the company's thought leadership and public engagement, and oversees its cybersecurity technology strategy.

Two years ago, few outside of the major financial institutions had heard of the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT). It’s a global organization that enables its financial sector members (more than 11,000, by last count) to arrange for financial transactions between them. Then, in early 2016, thieves infiltrated the Bank of Bangladesh’s SWIFT interface and used it to transfer $81 million overseas, where it disappeared before investigators could catch up with it. Only a typo prevented the thieves from making off with nearly $1 billion.

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