The Biggest Cybersecurity Crises of 2019 So Far

Six months of 2019 are on the books already, and certainly there have been six months' worth of data breaches, supply chain manipulations, state-backed hacking campaigns, and harbingers of cyberwar to show for it. But the hallmark of 2019, perhaps, is feeling like the worst is yet to come. Ransomware is an ever-growing threat, corporate and US government security is still a mess, and geopolitical tensions are rising worldwide. Before we see what the future holds, though, let's recap some of the major cybersecurity incidents that have cropped up so far this year. US Customs and Border Protection Contractor Perceptics In May, a surveillance contractor for Customs and Border Protection suffered a breach and hackers stole photos of travelers and …