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Paul Roberts

Paul Roberts

Cyber Content Lead at ReversingLabs. Paul is a reporter, editor and industry analyst with 20 years’ experience covering the cyber security space. He is the founder and editor in chief at The Security Ledger, a cybersecurity news website. His writing about cyber security has appeared in publications including Forbes, The Christian Science Monitor, MIT Technology Review, The Economist Intelligence Unit, CIO Magazine, ZDNet and Fortune Small Business. He has appeared on NPR’s Marketplace Tech Report, KPCC AirTalk, Fox News Tech Take, Al Jazeera and The Oprah Show. You can find Paul online on Twitter (@paulfroberts and on LinkedIn).

Recent Posts from Paul Roberts

January 26, 2023

The Week in Security: After breach, 'unusual activity' detected in GoTo and LastPass dev environments

This week: GoTo says its 2022 breach was worse than reported, also affecting LastPass. Also: A hacktivist finds FBI No Fly list on an unsecured server.
January 11, 2023

After hack, CircleCI tells devs to update secrets now

In this latest attack on software development environments, the CircleCI platform may have exposed secrets used by millions of software developers.
January 11, 2023

Danger: Researchers exploit gaps in connected vehicle software supply chain

Researchers compromised source code and development infrastructure for Mercedes-Benz and SiriusXM Connected Vehicle Services, raising security concerns.
December 7, 2022

New supply chain mandates: Uncle Sam wants you (to secure your software)!

Here are the key elements of Executive Order 14028, and software supply chain security guidance from the Enduring Security Framework working group. 
October 31, 2022

National Cyber Director: Higher bar for software supply chain security is key to cyber resilience

National Cyber Director Chris Inglis said the government is setting a new bar for supply chain security as the focus shifts from response to resilience.
October 20, 2022

SBOMs are coming for medical devices. Prof. Kevin Fu explains what to expect

The medical device sector is under pressure to improve software supply chain security, and software bills of materials (SBOMs) are front and center. ReversingLabs talks with Dr. Kevin Fu of the Archimedes Center at University of Michigan about what to expect.   
September 26, 2022

Gaps in the NVD increase U.S. cyber threat

Discrepancies in national vulnerability database reports show the U.S. lags behind China, possibly exposing U.S. firms to cyber attacks, Sophos finds.
September 23, 2022

The pandemic turned out to be a boon for public-private cybersecurity cooperation

The shift to remote work punched holes in government networks. But it also fostered a transformation in public-private cooperation, one NSA official noted at LabsCon.