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Regulatory Ambiguity Is Slowing Bank Adoption of Cloud Services | Bank Think

Banks need more specific guidance that clarifies requirements around vendor contracts, risk assessments, data management and other issues.

Source: Regulatory Ambiguity Is Slowing Bank Adoption of Cloud Services | Bank Think

Financial Services

Swift Warns Banks to Speed Up Compliance Following Fresh Hacks | American Banker

Swift is warning its member banks to quickly upgrade their software and security protocols for the global financial messaging system following a wave of new, recent hacks triggering more bank losses. 13 more words

Financial Services

Why does DHS want to designate election booths ‘critical infrastructure?’

Conservative Review, by Hans von Spakovsky, August 17, 2016:

The New York Times and other mainstream outlets have been filled with alarming stories recently about the possibility, voiced by Jeh Johnson, the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), that our voting process in the November election could be subjected to cyber-attacks. 1,467 more words

2016 Presidential Race

The Most Frightening Woman In The World

I read a Reuters article today that gave me pause. Even though I’m Canadian, I’ve been following the American Presidential Election Cycle this past year with all its ups and downs, ins and outs, coverups and exposes’. 2,107 more words

David Brian Paley

Obama Administration Plotting to Usurp Control Over Elections

Aug 19, 2016 by Alex Newman

Under the guise of providing increased “security” for “critical infrastructure,” the Obama administration is plotting to insert itself and the federal government into the American elections process. 1,562 more words

Big Banks Team Up to Fight Cyber Crime - WSJ

Eight of the largest U.S. banks are forming a group that seeks to tackle the growing threat from cybercriminals. The group includes J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., Bank of America Corp., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp., Citigroup Inc., Morgan Stanley, State Street Corp. 15 more words

Financial Services

Defending ICS: How Are We Doing?

Seven months have passed since the Department of Homeland Security issued Seven Strategies to Defend ICSs and the time seems ripe to consider the state of control system cyber security. 336 more words

Industrial Control Systems