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A group of law enforcement agencies and technology firms have joined forces to help ransomware victims get their files back.

Ransomware Crime Wave Gets its Guardian Angels

In-brief: a group of law enforcement and security technology firms that have joined forces to help victims of ransomware fight back.

The Good, Bad and Ugly of Vulnerability Markets

The Good, Bad and Ugly of Vulnerability Markets

In-brief: Markets for information on software vulnerabilities are good for security. But they can also raise moral and ethical quandaries, especially in an age of cyber physical risks, argues Cisco’s Marc Blackmer.

Code Blue: Thousands of Bugs Found on Medical Monitoring System

Code Blue: Thousands of Bugs Found on Medical Monitoring System

In-brief: The Department of Homeland Security warned of hundreds of vulnerabilities in a hospital monitoring system sold by Philips. Security researchers who studied the system said the security holes may number in the thousands.

Will artificial intelligence and machine learning assume the work now done by information security pros? Yes, and no, say experts.

Will AI Kill The Infosec Star?

In-brief: Will artificial intelligence and machine learning assume the work now done by information security pros? Yes, and no.

New Best Practices Guidelines from the Auto Industry ISAC are intended to promote cyber security. (Image courtesy of The Library of Congress.)

Auto Industry Publishes Best Practices for Cybersecurity

In-brief: An Automotive industry information sharing group has published Best Practices” document, giving individual automakers guidance on improving the cybersecurity of their vehicles.