Cyber Attacks http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/cyber-attacks The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Cyber Attacks en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:00:00 GMT 8 Mostly Free Best Practices for Tightening Internal Data Security Cybersecurity is a constant worry, but a few commonsense steps protect the company without hurting the bottom line. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236622 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236622 Larry Alton Watch Where You Swipe: Hackers Have Done More Damage Than You Realize More than 1,000 American businesses have been affected by in-store cash register breaches, estimates the Department of Homeland Security. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 19:47:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236803 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236803 Laura Entis Sony Suffers Cyber Attack, Bomb Threat Sony's PlayStation network was shut down for several hours on Sunday while a flight carrying an executive at the company was diverted due to a bomb threat. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:26:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236789 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236789 Laura Entis UPS Stores In 24 States Hacked, Private Customer Data Possibly Exposed The shipping giant's retail franchise was hit by a malware attack, potentially jeopardizing customer's identifying and financial information. Here's what you need to know. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:29:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236714 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236714 Kim Lachance Shandrow The Phishing Expedition You Want to Avoid This Summer Take these 12 steps to avoid an undesired visitor to your company's information or personal data. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235156 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235156 Robert Siciliano A Lack of Communication on Cyber Security Will Cost Your Business Big (Infographic) IT professionals need to effectively communicate the real risks of data breaches to leaders. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235318 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235318 Ethan Oberman Cyber Safeguard Faces Big Hurdle Two-factor authentication would make online transactions more secure, but there are issues on both the consumer and business sides. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235243 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235243 Thorsten Trapp 5 Steps to Keeping Your Private Communications Secure Control where your company emails go, how long they're seen and retrieve them when necessary -- even after you hit send. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234580 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234580 John Ackerly Why Your Credit Card Company Wants to Replace Magnetic Strips With Microchips Magnetic strip credit cards will soon be extinct in the U.S. Here's the technology that will replace them and what you need to know about it. Tue, 27 May 2014 21:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234253 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234253 Kim Lachance Shandrow Here's Why You Need to Change Your eBay Password Right Now The world's biggest online marketplace has been hacked. Those weird warning messages weren't a false alarm. Wed, 21 May 2014 14:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234111 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234111 Kim Lachance Shandrow U.S. Charges Chinese Officials With Economic Espionage The indictment marks the first time that the U.S. government has brought charges against foreign officials for cyber spying. Mon, 19 May 2014 18:22:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234056 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234056 Geoff Weiss 8 Ways to Protect Yourself From Microsoft's Dangerous Internet Explorer Bug Take these quick, easy steps to fend off hackers taking advantage of a serious flaw in the popular web browser. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 18:52:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233467 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233467 Kim Lachance Shandrow Hijacked! How to Stop Cybercriminals From Stealing Your Domain With Twitter, Google and other big-name companies under attack, no one is safe. Here is how to prevent your domain (and website) from getting hijacked. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232426 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232426 David L. Brown Target Falls for the Terrifying 'Thigh Gap' Trend and Totally Gets Busted On the heels of its massive data breach, Target has something else to apologize for. And what it screwed up this time could have girls everywhere feeling even worse about their bodies. Thu, 13 Mar 2014 18:48:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232192 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232192 Kim Lachance Shandrow Beware These 3 Tax-Time Cyber Traps Symantec cyber-security expert Kevin Haley says small businesses may be more vulnerable to hack attacks during tax season. Fri, 28 Feb 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231787 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231787 Gabrielle Karol How to Protect Your Apple Devices From Getting Hacked Right Now A major security gap has left Apple devices open to hackers. Here's a step-by-step guide to installing AppleĀ’s security patches on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac laptop and desktop devices. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 20:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231784 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231784 Kim Lachance Shandrow Microsoft Takes to the Front Lines in the War on Cybercrime Digital Crime Units helped take down seven major botnets last year. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231298 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231298 Edward Jones Better Late Than Never? Target Accelerating Program to Detect Credit-Card Fraud. Target's chief financial officer said the retailer is fast-tracking chip-enabled smart cards, which could have been useful in preventing against the company's recent data breach. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 17:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231266 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231266 Laura Entis Make It Stop: Yahoo Reports Coordinated Email Hack As if the data breaches at Target and Neiman Marcus weren't enough, Yahoo has announced that hackers recently broke into Yahoo Mail accounts. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231198 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231198 Brian Patrick Eha 5 No-Brainer Tips to Avoid Getting Hacked While big-name retailers continue to make headlines about security breaches ,entrepreneurs are in no way free from danger. Here are a few simple ways to protect your business from cyber attacks. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231152 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231152 Matthew Toren