After the Experian Hack athletes on the world stage are even more exposed.
Guest Post By Yomphana Adams The Fancy Bears hacks and dox releases this summer highlight the need for advanced planning briefing in the athletic industry. The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships, the Football Association and FIFA were impacted by Fancy Bear actions. In July prior to the IAAF World Championship in […]
Editors Note: This article was contributed as a human interest story to illustrate the importance of sports as an outreach and communications framework that should be protected from cyber attack. By R. Stein Colorado School of Mines On July 29, twenty-seven women soccer players from Colorado School of Mines, along with the coaching staff, left […]
Rafa Marquez, one of Mexico’s greatest soccer players and the captain of Mexico’s national soccer team, along with 21 other Mexican nationals were sanctioned by the U.S. Treasury Department for allegedly acting as a front person and holding assets for suspected Mexican drug kingpin, Raul Flores Hernandez. The sanctions were part of a multi […]
An important cybersecurity online magazine covered the official launch of the Sports-ISAO on September 15, 2016. The article, entitled Sports Threat Intelligence-Sharing Group Formed was written by Steve Zurier.
Extra medal ceremonies took place during the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in London this past week. Five teams and eleven athletes whose results have been upgraded from past world championships received redistributed medals. The reallocation and updated results stem from doping violations related to the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). […]
While nineteen Russians are participating at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in London as neutral athletes, the IAAF voted overwhelmingly against allowing Russian athletes from participating in the World Championships this week. The Russian Federation was suspended by the IAAF from participating in international world events due to the World Anti-Doping […]
Contributed by: Christopher Kolezynski Usain Bolt became a household name in track and field quite some time ago. In 2008, at the Olympic Games in Beijing, Bolt won the 100m, 200m, and 4x100m races with world record setting times. In 2012, at the Olympic games in London, Bolt won all three gold medals beating his […]
The long-awaited STIX 2.0 and TAXII 2.0 OASIS Committee Specifications are available as of July 7th, 2017. Passage by a vote of 80% the eligible voters of the Cyber Threat Intelligence Technical Committee (CTI TC) of OASIS made this benchmark in Internet history possible. A useful analogy from recent scientific innovation might be the complete […]
On the cusp of the IAAF world championships London games next month, the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) may reinstate the All-Russia Athletics Federation (ARAF) in early August. ARAF membership was severely impacted by the 2015 report from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) that exposed systematic state-sponsored doping in Russia. The issue was so […]
IAAF Theraputic .Exemption database breached by Fancy Bear
Reprinted from: https://www.iaaf.org/news/press-release/iaaf-cyber-attack The IAAF has been a victim of a cyber attack which it believes has compromised athletes’ Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) applications stored on IAAF servers. The attack by FANCY BEAR, also known as APT28, was detected during a proactive investigation carried out by cyber incident response (CIR) firm Context Information Security, who were […]