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The Forbes Technology Council Is an Invitation-Only Community for World-Class CIOs, CTOs, and Technology Executives. Boise, Idaho (January 2021) — Anthony Adinolfi, CIO/CISO of Adjusters International Pacific Northwest and owner of Black Pine Cyber, has been accepted into the Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs, and technology executives. Anthony Adinolfi was…

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How SPF, DKIM and DMARC can help detect and prevent Phishing, Spear Phishing and Spoofing Could your business survive without email? Probably not. Email is important. Today, email is the most commonly used method of communication around the world. Connecting families, connecting governments, connecting clients with small businesses and large enterprises alike. While it’s fast…

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As the City of Baltimore continues to struggle with the effects of the recent Robinhood ransomware attack that crippled their systems, the New York Times reports that the tool used to execute the attack relied on the EternalBlue exploits created by the National Security Agency. The NSA lost control of EternalBlue back in 2017, and…

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In a recent release, the City of Baltimore has advised that it is still unable to send or receive email after its systems were infected with the Robinhood ransomware on May 7th (16 days ago). The attack has disrupted real estate transactions, bill payments, email and telecommunications – though luckily, 911 systems are not effected.…

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Join information systems, technology and business professionals, and experts from across the globe for a dynamic discussion on today’s cybersecurity challenges, opportunities, trends – and on what lies ahead. Attend ISACA’s FREE Virtual Summit – a half-day event featuring live presentations and opportunities to connect with peers around the world. Be inspired, informed and spurred…

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2019 IDAHO CYBERSECURITY INTERDEPENDENCIES SUMMIT WHEN: April 29, 2019 from 8:30am Mountain until 5:00pm Mountain. Unfortunately, registration is now closed for this event. Please check back to read the final report on the Summit. ​​ WHERE: The Riverside Hotel 2900 W. Chinden Blvd. Boise, Idaho Preliminary agenda HERE Sponsorship opportunities available HERE ​ View the…

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Earlier today, the folks over at Wordfence released news that plugins from SimplyWordpress were found to be malicious in nature. The WordPress plugin “Captcha”, which had over 300,000 active installs, was modified to deploy an unauthenticated backdoor via an automatic update process that downloads, self-extracts and installs a different version of the plugin. One of…

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Armis Labs has revealed a new attack vector that places billions of devices at risk and is completely platform agnostic. Virtually every device with Bluetooth enabled is exploitable via BlueBorne regardless of operating system  – Mac OS, iOS (only devices running iOS 9.3.5 and lower are affected), Android, Linux and Windows are all affected. So…

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