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Neiman's Hack Attack Is Looking More and More Like Target's

Neiman's Hack Attack Is Looking More and More Like Target's

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Neiman Marcus reported that a more-than-expected 1.1 million shoppers may have been affected by a hack job that employed similar malware to the kind that compromised Target.
January 25, 2014 in Security
Google to Pay Out $2.7 Million to Hackers Who Break Into Chrome OS

Google to Pay Out $2.7 Million to Hackers Who Break Into Chrome OS

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The tech giant aims to beef up security by getting hackers to pinpoint weaknesses.
January 25, 2014 in Security
Target, Neiman Marcus Credit Card Hacks Could Be More Widespread, Experts Say

Target, Neiman Marcus Credit Card Hacks Could Be More Widespread, Experts Say

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Agencies warn that malicious software that targets POS units has 'potentially infected a large number' of retailers.
January 20, 2014 in Security
Obama Changes Rules for NSA Data Collection

Obama Changes Rules for NSA Data Collection

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Today, the President announced a plan to overhaul the way the National Security Agency handles cell phone metadata, among other security policy changes.
January 18, 2014 in Security
Uh, Did Your Refrigerator Just Send Me an Internet Virus?

Uh, Did Your Refrigerator Just Send Me an Internet Virus?

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Security firm outlines a recent cyber attack using internet-connected household devices.
January 18, 2014 in Security
Target's Security Breach Stresses the Need for Better Cyber Security

Target's Security Breach Stresses the Need for Better Cyber Security

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Criminals are getting more clever in the theft of consumer information. Companies should take immediate steps to better protect sensitive data.
January 17, 2014 in Security
Target Chief Apologizes as 'Holiday Hack' Claims Yet Another Victim

Target Chief Apologizes as 'Holiday Hack' Claims Yet Another Victim

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Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel addressed Target's data breach in his first live interview since the incident, while Neiman Marcus announced its own security violation.
January 14, 2014 in Security
McAfee Prediction Report Forecasts Rise in Mobile Attacks

McAfee Prediction Report Forecasts Rise in Mobile Attacks

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With fewer adept security teams, small businesses are becoming more attractive targets for cybercriminals.
January 9, 2014 in Security
No Apologies: On Hack, Snapchat Founder Says 'We Thought We Had Done Enough'

No Apologies: On Hack, Snapchat Founder Says 'We Thought We Had Done Enough'

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On the 'Today' show, the 23-year-old discussed the inevitabilities of hacking while reassuring users.
January 4, 2014 in Security
Judge Says NSA Phone Surveillance Is Constitutional

Judge Says NSA Phone Surveillance Is Constitutional

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Just 11 days after a federal judge in Washington said the NSA's phone-data collection program is 'almost certainly' unconstitutional, a federal judge in New York said the program is legal.
December 28, 2013 in Security
Target Hit by a Sophisticated Hack Job

Target Hit by a Sophisticated Hack Job

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The retail company was targeted by hackers who may have tampered with the machines customers use to swipe their cards.
December 20, 2013 in Security
Your Password Is 123456? Wow. Seriously?

Your Password Is 123456? Wow. Seriously?

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Massive security leak shows just how lax many people's standards are when it comes to online security.
December 5, 2013 in Security
Why Every Employee Needs to Be Part of Your Tech Team

Why Every Employee Needs to Be Part of Your Tech Team

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Your tech team can't work in a silo now that employees are bringing all kinds of gadgets to work with them. Everyone on your team needs to play their part.
November 26, 2013 in Security
Hacker: Obamacare Site Has Major Security Flaws

Hacker: Obamacare Site Has Major Security Flaws

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A cybersecurity expert says it could take a year to secure the risk of 'high exposures' of personal information on the federal Obamacare online exchange.
November 26, 2013 in Security
McAfee: Spam, Malware On the Rise

McAfee: Spam, Malware On the Rise

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Cyberthreats are growing and evolving, with spam messages increasing 125 percent in the third quarter, according to a new report by McAfee Labs.
November 26, 2013 in Security

Mobile Carriers Say No to Proposed 'Kill Switch' to Deter Smartphone Theft

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A trade group representing companies including Verizon and AT&T has rejected the feature that would make mobile devices unusable if stolen.
November 20, 2013 in Security
Tech Trend for 2014: The Risk in BYOD Offices

Tech Trend for 2014: The Risk in BYOD Offices

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More work environments are adopting "bring you own device" policies but it's raising malware concerns.
November 19, 2013 in Security

How to Ensure Your Technology is Secure, Stable and Scalable

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Focus on the security, stability, scalability and sustainability of your digital infrastructure to keep your business ahead of the competition.
November 14, 2013 in Security
3 Common Facebook Myths -- Debunked

3 Common Facebook Myths -- Debunked

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We get to the bottom of some recent business myths that are circulating the web.
November 7, 2013 in Security
10 Easy Steps to Track, Lock and Wipe Data From Your Android Devices

10 Easy Steps to Track, Lock and Wipe Data From Your Android Devices

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If your Android-powered phone or tablet is lost or stolen, follow these steps to set up the Android Device Manager now.
November 1, 2013 in Security
Lavabit Founder Developing New Email Encryption Tool to Keep Government Out

Lavabit Founder Developing New Email Encryption Tool to Keep Government Out

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Lavabit founder Ladar Levison has teamed up with Silent Circle to launch an innovative, secure email tool called Dark Mail.
November 1, 2013 in Security
Could LinkedIn's New Intro App Put Your Private Info in the Wrong Hands?

Could LinkedIn's New Intro App Put Your Private Info in the Wrong Hands?

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LinkedIn rolled out an email app this week that is now being questioned by security researchers.
October 25, 2013 in Security
Think China is the No. 1 Country for Hacking? Think Again.

Think China is the No. 1 Country for Hacking? Think Again.

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A country with a fifth of China's population is actually responsible for the most attack traffic.
October 17, 2013 in Security

The Downsides to Cloud Storage

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The cloud has changed the way we do business, but it's not all blue skies. Here are six not so great things about cloud storage.
September 17, 2013 in Security
Should You Be Worried About Apple Having Your Fingerprints?

Should You Be Worried About Apple Having Your Fingerprints?

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Apple says the fingerprint data stored by the new iPhone is encrypted and kept 'inside a secure enclave,' but there's still reason to pause.
September 11, 2013 in Security
Cybersecurity Basics: Surf the Web Safely With These Browsers

Cybersecurity Basics: Surf the Web Safely With These Browsers

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Here's a look at three of the safest browsers for doing business on the web.
September 9, 2013 in Security
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