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TikTok is a widely-popular social media platform owned by the Chinese technology company ByteDance Though its stated intention is to share short



A $2.2. million pilot program will help election officials secure the laptops, tablets and other devices they use to manage election business.


Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in iOS, iPadOS, macOS, tvOS, watchOS, and Safari.



A vulnerability has been discovered in TeamViewer, which could allow for offline password cracking.



The security defenses in place for November 2020 are vastly improved over those in place during the 2016 presidential elections.


Experts argued during the hearing that in order to combat disinformation, states should prioritize voter education outreach efforts.


John Gilligan, president and CEO of the CIS, said states have made technical improvements that make it difficult to hack into voting systems.


In addition to updating and upgrading voting technology, election officials must also be providing timely and factual information to voters.


State and local officials’ efforts to bolster their cyber defenses since the 2016 presidential elections have made a difference.


The potential for disinformation to disrupt the process casts a shadow on significant improvements made since 2016.


Looking ahead to November's election, the same problem regarding confidence in the system is present, and the public must be kept informed.


IG1 of the Controls provide mitigation against the top four attack patterns listed in the 2019 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report.


To help organizations decide how to prioritize defensive security measures, CIS created the Community Defense Model (CDM).


The Community Defense Model shows that the CIS Controls mitigate approximately 83% of all attack techniques found in the MITRE ATT&CK Framework.


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