Entries by Jim Red

Fileless Malware: A New Threat in the Cybersecurity Field

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Fileless Malware: A New Threat in the Cybersecurity Field”, In Cyber Defense, 29 June 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/fileless-malware-new-threat-cybersecurity-field/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security Currently, threats to your computer often involve some type of virus […]

Cyber Security Professionals Must Prevent Attacks or Be Terminated

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Cyber Security Professionals Must Prevent Attacks or Be Terminated”, In Cyber Defense, 14 June 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/cyber-security-professionals-must-prevent-attacks-terminated/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security My recent article, “Cyber Defenders Are Often Not Fired, When Others […]

WannaCry Ransomware Leads to Discovery of Earlier Hack

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “WannaCry Ransomware Leads to Discovery of Earlier Hack”, In Cyber Defense, 06 June 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/news/wannacry-ransomware-leads-discovery-earlier-hack/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security There is a new attack related to the recent international WannaCry (also […]

Cyber Defenders Are Often Not Fired, When Others Would Be

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Cyber Defenders Are Often Not Fired, When Others Would Be”, In Cyber Defense, 01 June 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/news/cyber-defenders-often-not-fired-others/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security If a security guard does not make his rounds at […]

Hacking Assistance for Social Oversharing

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Hacking Assistance for Social Oversharing”, In Cyber Defense, 30 May 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/news/happy-birthday-hacking-assistance-social-oversharing/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security For some 40 years, the U.S. military has required all service personnel to wear identity […]

Ransomware Escalates To a Near Nation-State Attack in the UK

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Ransomware Escalates To a Near Nation-State Attack in the UK”, In Cyber Defense, 15 May 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/ransomware-escalates-near-nation-state-attack-uk/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security On Friday, May 12, the BBC reported an […]

Cyber Warfare: Could It Be in Our Future?

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Cyber Warfare: Could It Be in Our Future?”, In Cyber Defense, 20 Apr. 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/cyber-warfare-future/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security Last week, the Army published a new and unclassified document, Army Field […]

Ransomware Could Escalate into Strategic Attacks on the US

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R., “Ransomware Could Escalate into Strategic Attacks on the US”, In Cyber Defense, 10 Apr. 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/news/ransomware-escalate-strategic-attacks-us/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security After writing a series of articles on ransomware, I started thinking […]

Handling An Ransomware Attack When It Happens

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R. & Kim, Dr. Yoohwan, “Handling An Ransomware Attack When It Happens”, In Cyber Defense, 05 Apr. 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/handling-ransomware-attack-happens/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security                 Co-Authored by […]

Ransomware: Its Aftermath and Payment Process

Published with Permission by: Lint, James R. & Kim, Dr. Yoohwan, “Ransomware: Its Aftermath and Payment Process”, In Cyber Defense, 31 Mar. 2017, Web, http://incyberdefense.com/james-lint/ransomware-aftermath-payment-process/ By James Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Senior Editor for In Cyber Defense and Contributor, In Homeland Security Co-Authored by Yoohwan Kim, Ph.D.  CISSP, CISA, CEH, CPT Associate […]