Why Trump Backed Away from a US-Russian Cyber FrameworkAlso, Ransomware's Impact on Emergency Services Providers
The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report leads off with a multi-part report explaining why President Donald Trump sought to create a joint U.S.-Russian cybersecurity unit and then backed off.
In the Security Report, you'll hear (click on player to listen):
- DataBreachToday Executive Editor Mathew J. Schwartz evaluate remarks made by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin supporting U.S.-Russian cybersecurity cooperation, plus criticism of the initiative from Republican Sens. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Marco Rubio of Florida, and Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff of California; and
- HealthcareInfoSecurity Executive Editor Marianne Kolbasuk McGee discuss the impact ransomware attacks have on emergency services providers, including hospitals.
The ISMG Security Report appears on this and other ISMG websites on Tuesdays and Fridays. Check out our June 30 and July 7 reports that respectively analyzed how artificial intelligence can be used by hackers to threaten IT systems and by organizations to defend critical digital assets, and how the NotPetya malware spread from its Ukraine origins.
The next ISMG Security Report will be posted on Friday, July 14.