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2024
Change Healthcare Cyberattack
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As a subsidiary of UnitedHealth Group, Change Healthcare is one of the largest prescription medication processors and claims to complete 15 billion healthcare transactions each year through its revenue and payment management systems. On February 21, 2024, a cyberattack on Change Healthcare threw healthcare industry operations into arrest as healthcare…
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People’s Republic of China (PRC) State-Sponsored Volt Typhoon Identified by CISA as Cyber Threat Actor
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The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released a Cybersecurity Advisory (CSA) on February 7, 2024 to alert critical infrastructure organizations about impending cyber attacks from Chinese state-sponsored cyber groups, most notably Volt Typhoon. These groups have infiltrated the IT environments of several organizations focused on communications, energy, transportation, water,…
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2023
Domestic Tension Over Israeli-Hamas Conflict
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According to the Congressional Research Service (CRS), Hamas militants based in the Gaza Strip initiated unexpected assaults on Israel on October 7, 2023, resulting in the deaths of Isralis and foreign nationals, including Americans. Hamas is a Palestinian Sunni Islamist organization that is recognized by the U.S. as a foreign…
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Hurricane Idalia
Hurricane Idalia

Hurricane Idalia formed from a low-pressure area across Central America and grew along the Western part of the Caribbean Sea until it became a tropical storm and received its name. The hurricane developed into a Category 4 along the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in Southern Florida at a…
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