Workforce Awareness During COVID-19

As the world scrambles to respond to the outbreak, more and more workers around the globe are working remotely in an effort to contain and mitigate the pandemic. This has opened new avenues for hackers, as in many cases the companies may not have the infrastructure or policies in place to support secure remote working,…

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COVID-19 Phishing Campaigns

The cyberthreats following in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic are not substantively different from the threats that security professionals have dealt with during other national or global calamities like the Indian Ocean tsunami, Amazon fires, floods, and hurricanes. Sophisticated cybercriminal, state-sponsored threat actors, and hacktivists have always taken advantage of widespread anxieties in times…

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Biggest Holiday Risk Factors

This blog is part of the RH-ISAC holiday guidance blog series. For more blogs in this series, visit https://www.rhisac.org/blog/. As we enter the holiday season, malicious actors ramp up their attacks, seeking to take advantage of the increase in traffic to both digital and brick-and-mortar retailers and hospitality organizations. Attackers tend to be opportunistic: targeted, specific…

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Third-Party Risks Abound in the Digital World

RH-ISAC’s VP of Intelligence, Carlos Kizzee is featured in an article on Hospitality Tech. The below is an excerpt from the article. For the full post, visit: https://hospitalitytech.com/third-party-risks-abound-digital-world Today’s retail and hospitality world is increasingly interconnected, and customers expect to shop in the digital marketplace with minimal friction. Third-party systems are a critical component of…

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Progress in the Global Fight against Fake Emails

Valimail has been doing rigorous analysis on the data behind email frauds since the company’s earliest days. And we’ve been publishing research reports based on that deep insight for several years. Valimail’s research program now sets the industry standard for reliable, hype-free data on the state of email fraud, email authentication, and identity-based email attacks….

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