Threats to Financial Services Firms, All that Glitters isn’t Gold

Financial institutions have long been an attractive target for threat actors due to the information they hold, their role as part of critical national infrastructure and their often global presence.

Financial institutions have long been an attractive target for threat actors due to the information they hold, their role as part of critical national infrastructure and their often global presence. It’s natural to think that their adversaries are all financially motivated, but many are not. In 2016 we saw drivers like hacktivism, ideological differences and intelligence gathering also motivating attacks.

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Yahoo breaches underline executive role in cyber security

The Yahoo board has decided to withhold CEO Marissa Mayer’s 2016 annual bonus in connection with a series of data breaches and accepted her offer to forego her 2017 stock award.

The Yahoo board has decided to withhold CEO Marissa Mayer’s 2016 annual bonus in connection with a series of data breaches and accepted her offer to forego her 2017 stock award.

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