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Uber Security Breach - News Alert

Scott R. Davis

September 16, 2022 – The Cyber Security Association of Pennsylvania and it's President Scott R. Davis has issued a recommendation for users of popular ride share service Uber to update their user credentials.

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Alert and Warning Collaborative TA Workshop

Disaster Zone

Don't screw up a warning. It is a very public mistake

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Kaseya VSA Security Alert

Scott R. Davis

Updated 7/2/2021 - 17:51 ET. Shortly after 2PM on Friday July 2, 2021 administrators of the Kaseya VSA (Remote Monitoring and Management) Software as a Service began to experience issues where users were locked out and customer agents were receiving scripts to deploy ransomware.

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Alert: Ongoing Cyber Threats to U.S. Water and Wastewater Systems

Disaster Zone

SCADA remains a potential threat vector for intrusions

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How AlertMedia Customers Use Desktop Alerts

Alert Media

The post How AlertMedia Customers Use Desktop Alerts appeared first on AlertMedia. Communications Emergency Communication

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New Alert

Disasters and Faith-Based Organizations

From the DHS a new Terrorism Advisory Bulletin in effect until the end of April

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Training Intelligent Alert Grouping by Quintessence Anx

PagerDuty

In this case, incidents that I am referring to as “complex” are incidents that involve multiple, disparate, notifications in your alert management platform. On the other hand, let’s say that you had alert messages that read “memory usage high (>X%) on server $NAME in region $REGION.”

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Kaseya VSA Security Alert

The Morning Breach

Updated 7/2/2021 - 17:51 ET. . Shortly after 2PM on Friday July 2, 2021 administrators of the Kaseya VSA (Remote Monitoring and Management) Software as a Service began to experience issues where users were locked out and customer agents were receiving scripts to deploy ransomware. By 3PM Kaseya had shut down and placed all cloud servers in maintenance mode and has put out communication for all self-hosted VSA partners to shut down their servers.

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Using Location-Based Safety Alerts to Protect Employees Anywhere

Alert Media

The post Using Location-Based Safety Alerts to Protect Employees Anywhere appeared first on AlertMedia. Communications Emergency Management Location Data Travel Safety

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LAN Infotech Named to MSSP Alert’s Top 250 MSSPs List for 2022

LAN Infotech

LAN Infotech Named to MSSP Alert’s Top 250 MSSPs List for 2022. MSSP Alert, a CyberRisk Alliance resource, has named LAN Infotech to the Top 250 MSSPs list for 2022. MSSP Alert congratulates LAN Infotech on this year’s honor,” said Joe Panettieri, editorial director of MSSP Alert.

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Intelligent Alert Grouping Series Summary by Quintessence Anx

PagerDuty

Welcome to our final post in our EI Architecture Series on Intelligent Alert Grouping. The default behaviors for Intelligent Alert Grouping are based on abstracted patterns in incident management as well as making use of machine learning models. Alert Titles.

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New Microsoft Outlook Phish Alert Button

LAN Infotech

The New Microsoft Outlook Phish Alert Button – When and How to Use It. One such method is the new Phish Alert Button (PAB) for Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft 365, Exchange, and Google Workspace. Click on the phish alert button. Click on the phish alert button.

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California Uses Emergency Alert for Electrical Emergency

Disaster Zone blog

It will become more common in the future

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Fraud Alert as Cyber Monday Sales Kick Off

Behavior Group

fraud alert, cyber monday, phishing , gift card scams The US online sales blitz has also become something of a staple across some European countries, especially in the UK where it’s predicted… Continue reading. Security cyber monday fraud alert gift card scams phishing

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Grounded: The FAA Alert System Failure Could Be a Wake Up Call

The Rand Blog

It turned out to be a system failure that grounded thousands of flights on January 11, but U.S. critical infrastructure faces a range of threats—from Russian hackers, to weather events, to angry individuals with guns.

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Intelligent Alert Grouping: What It Is and How To Use It by Quintessence Anx

PagerDuty

In the PagerDuty application, some of this work is done for you, via the Intelligent Alert Grouping (IAG) feature. Maybe you even want to tweak the designs of your alerts so that you don’t need to do as much correction after-the-fact, and during an active incident, at all.

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Using Location-Based Alerts in Emergency Situations

Alert Media

The post Using Location-Based Alerts in Emergency Situations appeared first on AlertMedia. Communications Emergency Management

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ALERT READY: TIPS TO PREPARE YOUR BUSINESS FOR THE NATIONAL PUBLIC ALERTING SYSTEM

CCEM Strategies

Now that the Canadian government has launched Alert Ready - Canada’s National Public Alerting System, it’s important to consider how this affects your business’ emergency plans , and how to modify them moving forward. Make sure their phones receive test alerts successfully.

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Keep Traveling Employees Safe with Emergency Weather Alerts

Alert Media

The post Keep Traveling Employees Safe with Emergency Weather Alerts appeared first on AlertMedia. Safety and Security

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5 Ways Interactive Maps Improve Emergency Alert Systems

Alert Media

The post 5 Ways Interactive Maps Improve Emergency Alert Systems appeared first on AlertMedia. Communications Emergency Communication Threat Intelligence

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Is Public Safety Alerting Broken?

Ready for Anything

What happens when state and local government agencies communicate with the public about critical events? Is the process broken, or just ready for a paradigm shift? If you’re responsible for public safety, don’t miss this, our very first episode. We’re joined by Magda Sulzycki , an expert in business continuity management within public safety, government, and critical infrastructure programs.

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Text Alerts for Business: What You Need to Know

Alert Media

The post Text Alerts for Business: What You Need to Know appeared first on AlertMedia. Communications

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Scammers are using GDPR email alerts to conduct phishing attacks

Behavior Group

The post Scammers are using GDPR email alerts to conduct phishing attacks appeared first on Behaviour Portugal. Malicious actors posing as well-known businesses using the guise of GDPR to steal personal data.

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Emergency Alert Systems Both Then and Now

Alert Media

The Government’s Take on Alerts. I was surprised to learn that the federal Emergency Alert System (EAS) was only used at the local level until November 9, 2011 at 2 pm eastern. Instead of scrapping the EAS, the government created a new capability, the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA).

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Expanded Alert Logic/Sungard Partnership to Deliver Managed Detection and Response Solution

Continuity Insights

Alert Logic has announced an expansion of its decade-long partnership with Sungard Availability Services (Sungard AS) to bring Managed Detection and Response (MDR) solutions to customers in North America and Europe. By extending industry-leading Alert Logic MDR to their entire security solutions portfolio, Sungard AS enables customers to take a more proactive approach to cybersecurity.

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If the Warning Comes Too Late, What Good Is It?

Disaster Zone

A New Phase of Emergency Alerting Webinar

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The Struggle Is Real: Which Mass Alert System Can Reach the Most People?

Alert Media

The post The Struggle Is Real: Which Mass Alert System Can Reach the Most People? appeared first on AlertMedia. Communications

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Intelligent Swarming vs. Tiered Support: How Customer Service Teams can use PagerDuty to Swarm Critical Issues by Nancy Lee

PagerDuty

Alerting Best Practices & Insights Incident Management & ResponseMost support organizations today adopt some form of the traditional tiered support model. It is one that is based on a process of escalations and customer handoffs.

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Doing More with Less: Building Greater Operational Efficiency with PagerDuty by Nancy Lee

PagerDuty

Some customers may have started using PagerDuty for on-call management and alerting, and never ventured beyond those basic capabilities. How many of us can say with confidence that we know a tool inside and out?

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Intelligent Service Design by Quintessence Anx

PagerDuty

Hello and welcome to the fourth post in our EI Architecture series focusing on Intelligent Alert Grouping. Previously we have talked about how to train Intelligent Alert Grouping using incident merges ( here ) and how to configure your alert titles to improve default matching.

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The Human Side of Being On-call: 5 Lessons for Managing Stress, Anxiety, and Life While Being On-call by Derek Ralston

PagerDuty

Low-urgency alerts reduce overnight noise. disks that full up, logs that need rotated, noisy alerts), tackle a task that fixes it for the long term. Lesson 4: Low-urgency alerts reduce overnight noise.

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Recovery Issues in Colorado Disaster

Recovery Diva

NOTE: The Diva noticed that most of the article is devoted to rebuilding issues, but does not give significant coverage to the relative lack of emergency alerting and questions about the emergency response From the WashPost: The Marshall Fire leveled an entire Colorado neighborhood. Residents wonder whether to rebuild.

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Think We Should Make Daylight Saving Time Permanent? Sleep Scientist Busts 5 Tired Myths

The Rand Blog

But that delicious extra hour of evening recreation in the spring and summer comes at a major cost to people's sleep, mood, alertness, and productivity for the remainder of the year

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Free-range thinking – leaving the chicken coop 

Crisis Response Journal

Until recently, she was Senior Advisor for peacebuilding organisation International Alert By Larissa SotievaLarissa Sotieva is a peacebuilding and humanitarian expert with over 25 years of experience working in academia, research and NGOs in the former Soviet Union.

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What to do to your home before and after winter weather strikes

Disaster Safety

Enable wireless emergency alerts on your cell phone.?. Purchase a weather alert radio that broadcasts emergency alerts from the National Weather Service, preferably one with a hand crank. Before a winter weather event. Monitor the weather.

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Emergency Armor: How to Conduct Shelter-in-Place Drills to Mitigate Dangerous Scenarios

Alert Media

The post Emergency Armor: How to Conduct Shelter-in-Place Drills to Mitigate Dangerous Scenarios appeared first on AlertMedia. Safety and Security Active Shooter Safety Hurricane Safety Workplace Violence

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December & January Safety Topics to Elevate Workplace Safety

Alert Media

The post December & January Safety Topics to Elevate Workplace Safety appeared first on AlertMedia. Safety and Security Safety Culture Winter Safety

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Duty Bound to Disaster: Beware the Imperative in Foreign Policymaking

The Rand Blog

But imperative-driven action almost always leads countries astray—and in the days and weeks ahead, it will be critical for the United States to stay alert for its symptoms Appeals for bolder action in Ukraine will understandably only grow more intense as the appalling humanitarian toll mounts.

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Actionable Intelligence: Identify, Verify, and Act With Confidence

Alert Media

The post Actionable Intelligence: Identify, Verify, and Act With Confidence appeared first on AlertMedia. Emergency Management Situational Awareness Threat Intelligence

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9 OSHA Safety Topics for 2023 Training

Alert Media

The post 9 OSHA Safety Topics for 2023 Training appeared first on AlertMedia. Safety and Security Safety Culture Security and Safety

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