#InformationSecurity News - 4/17/15

  • Read comments from the SMP team in this IE3 article "You've Been Hacked ... But You Can Hack It!" about how to handle a cyberattack. 
  • After a three-year delay, federal regulators remain tight-lipped about when the next round of HIPAA compliance audits will begin reports Healthcare Info Security
  • Threatpost shares that Chinese attackers used a system named the Great Cannon to launch a recent series of distributed denial of service attacks.
  • From ZDNet: A number of prominent French technology companies are threatening to leave the country in the wake of mass surveillance plans. 
  • "We TOLD you not to use WPS on your Wi-Fi router! We TOLD you not to knit your own crypto!" says Naked Security