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A New Wave of Cyber Attacks: Five Actions to Take Now

March 7, 2024
Originating in China, Russia and Iran, these new threats are stealthier and more sophisticated.

The National Security Administration and the FBI have recently raised alarms over the growing threat of destructive Chinese cyberattacks on American critical infrastructure. 

While manufacturers have certainly had their fair share of cyber threats over the years, most notably a recent surge in ransomware attacks, these attacks use different tactics, ones that manufacturers may be unfamiliar with. 

Sonu Shankar, chief strategy officer of Phosphorus, has over 15 years of senior leadership experience in the cybersecurity industry where he's long been focused on trustworthy technologies, threat detection and cybersecurity strategy. He began his security career as a researcher at the Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico. Sonu holds an MBA from The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and a degree in computer engineering from Texas A&M University.

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