Breach Guide

Learn the steps to take in the event of a data breach and stay current on the cyber threat landscape with the FTC’s Data Breach Resources, FBI’s Daily Digest Library and San Diego’s Cyber Incident Response Guide.

Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Data Breach Resources

Find out the steps to take as a business or consumer if you experience a data breach.

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FBI Cyber Daily Digest Library

Stay current on the global threat landscape with the FBI’s daily circulation of published data breaches and articles.

  • Security awareness training for executives keeps whaling at bay

    Source: SearchSecurity
    By: Alissa Irei
    Published: June 2019
    * Security awareness training for executives teaches anenterprise's biggest fish to recognize potential whaling attacks -- beforethey take the bait.
    * If Captain Ahab were a modern cybercriminal, his Moby Dick mightwell be an enterprise CEO. In a type of focused phishing attack calledwhaling, hackers target high-level end users through individually tailoredcampaigns designed to trick their marks into surrendering access,information or both.
  • CISO Stress Increasing with Cybersecurity Threats
    • Attention to cybersecurity and the ris=k it brings to companies...leads to more stress on those chief information =security officers (CISOs) who must either stop these attacks before they ha=ppen or reckon as effectively as possible with the aftermath and fallout.
    • 88 percent of CISOs consider themselves under moderate or high levels= of stress, only a slight decrease from the 91 percent of executives who re=ported similar results in 2018.
    • This level of stress is one reason why the average tenure of CIS=Os is only 26 months.

      Dice | February= 17, 2020
  • Data Breach Exposes Millions of Israeli Voters Via App
    • According to a cybersecurity exp=ert, Israeli's ruling conservative party has found a security breach in a=n app that has potentially exposed the personal non-public information of n=early 6.5 million Israeli citizens.
    • The app in question is used for managing campaigns by the L=ikud party, which is headed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

      CloudWedge | Fe=bruary 12, 2020
  • Data Breach Exposes Millions of Israeli Voters Via App
    • According to a cybersecurity exp=ert, Israeli's ruling conservative party has found a security breach in a=n app that has potentially exposed the personal non-public information of n=early 6.5 million Israeli citizens.
    • The app in question is used for managing campaigns by the L=ikud party, which is headed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

      CloudWedge | Fe=bruary 12, 2020

San Diego Cyber Incident Response Guide

Learn more about San Diego’s region-wide cyber incident response guide and available local, state and federal resources.

San Diego Cyber Incident Response Guide October 2017