The Monthly Ten – August 2020

By Emily Short

The Monthly Ten – August 2020

The top ten must-reads of the month

We like to write our own articles, but we think others do it well, too

1. New cybersecurity guidance for IoT devices (Info Security) 

2. Are DDoS attacks the new ransomware? (Dark Reading) 

3. Tips for how to mitigate privacy risks associated with COVID-19 contract tracing (JD Supra)

4. Lloyd’s accelerator includes three insurtech companies focusing on COVID-19 (Insurance Journal) 

5. Privacy considerations as we return to work (JD Supra)

6. Schools continue to be prime targets for COVID-related phishing e-mails (SC Magazine)

7. Secret Service launches cyber-fraud task force (Info Security)

8. Fake COVID antibody tests – just another way to steal your personal information (CNN)

9. The CCPA is here – are you ready? (Security Magazine)

10. High profile Twitter accounts hacked (think Gates, Musk, and Bezos) (Fortune)