Weekend Update

A quick Saturday digest of cybersecurity news articles from other sources.

Invention of the Typewriter

On June 23, 1868, Christopher Latham Sholes, Samuel W. Soulé and Carlos Glidden were granted a patent for an early model of the typewriter, which Sholes later sold to the Remington Arms Company.

Read more about the origins of the Remington typewriter and its QWERTY keyboard system.

Anonymous Sudan’s Attack of European Investment Bank: Money, Politics and PR

Pro-Kremlin APT groups Anonymous Sudan, Killnet and Clop have other motivations than just hacktivism as they widen their attack field beyond political targets.

Interested in $10,000,000? Ready to turn in the Clop ransomware crew?

Technically, it’s “up to $10 million”, but it’s potentially a LOT of money, nevertheless…


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I am a cybersecurity and IT instructor, cybersecurity analyst, pen-tester, trainer, and speaker. I am an owner of the WyzCo Group Inc. In addition to consulting on security products and services, I also conduct security audits, compliance audits, vulnerability assessments and penetration tests. I also teach Cybersecurity Awareness Training classes. I work as an information technology and cybersecurity instructor for several training and certification organizations. I have worked in corporate, military, government, and workforce development training environments I am a frequent speaker at professional conferences such as the Minnesota Bloggers Conference, Secure360 Security Conference in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, the (ISC)2 World Congress 2016, and the ISSA International Conference 2017, and many local community organizations, including Chambers of Commerce, SCORE, and several school districts. I have been blogging on cybersecurity since 2006 at http://wyzguyscybersecurity.com

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