Trending Security News

Security news stories last week reported the House passed the CISPA bill; CNET reports Mac security ten years behind Microsoft; and infosecurity ran a story about the GAO that testified on Capitol Hill reporting there were 42,887 cybersecurity incidents last year. Here are some of the security news stories and a blog pick from last week.

In the News

Kaspersky: Mac security is '10 years behind Microsoft' – CNET
Survey Finds Secure Sites Not So Secure – Threat Post
Sketchy Report on Russian Hacking Lacks Facts – CIO
Critical Bug Reported in Oracle Servers – Threat Post
Cyberattacks on US federal IT system soared 680% in five years – infosecurity

Security Research & Intelligence

Cyber Threat

Government, Legislation & Policy

Cybersecurity Bill Passed in U.S. House on 248-168 Vote – Businessweek
U.S. eyes broader cyber-threat pact with companies – Chicago Tribune

Blog Picks

Cybersecurity Roundup: Facebook v Malware; CISPA Progress; Cloud Risks; and More – CIO

Microsoft Research, Papers and Media

Trustworthy Computing Next (paper)

Cybersecurity/Internet Health

· Rethinking the Cyber Threat (paper)

· Collective Defense: Applying Public Health Models to the Internet (paper)

· Video: Collective Defense: Enabling Healthy Devices (video)

Security Intelligence

· Lessons
from Least Malware Infected Countries
(series)

· Battling the ZBot Threat (paper)

Trustworthy Computing

· Imagine Video: Microsoft Trustworthy Computing (video)

Cybersecurity/Trusted Supply Chain:

· Supply Chain Risk Management keynote at the East-West Institute’s Second
Worldwide Cybersecurity Summit
(video)

· Cyber Supply Chain Risk Management: Toward a Global Vision of Transparency
and Trust
(paper)

· Toward a Trusted Supply Chain: A Risk Based Approach To Managing Software
Integrity
(paper)

· Microsoft at RSA Conference 2012

· Microsoft Sessions at RSA Conference 2012

· Trust in Computing Research

· TwC Next Poster