Emergency and disaster management briefing for July 12, 2019: Tropical Storm Barry set to impact the Gulf Coast late Friday or Saturday, officials caution smaller municipalities after a third city in Florida was hit by a cyberattack, and more stories in today's briefing.
The loss of sensitive or proprietary information can be catastrophic for an organization. This is the reality many entities are facing as their operations are being disrupted and increasingly at risk due to ransomware.
The FBI Director says that it cost more than $1.3 million to unlock the San Bernardino iPhone, U.S. authorities discover a new tunnel between Mexico and California, a study projects earthquake risk in Utah over the next 50 years, and Cisco discovers widespread vulnerability to a serious ransomware threat.
A new report points to a connection between decreasing Arctic sea ice and the melting of the Greenland ice sheet, Dell SecureWorks releases its latest underground hacking report, and the White House reallocates funds to fight Zika virus.