Cyber Security http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/cyber-security The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Cyber Security en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:12:00 GMT Google Unveils Project Zero, an Elite Cybersecurity Squad to Fight Hackers 'We're hiring,' the company says of its new security outfit, which will work to maintain cybersecurity across the Internet going beyond Google's own workings on the web. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235682 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235682 Geoff Weiss 'We're hiring,' the company says of its new security outfit, which will work to maintain cybersecurity across the Internet going beyond Google's own workings on the web. 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 Take these 12 steps to avoid an undesired visitor to your company's information or personal data. 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 IT professionals need to effectively communicate the real risks of data breaches to leaders. 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 Two-factor authentication would make online transactions more secure, but there are issues on both the consumer and business sides. 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 Control where your company emails go, how long they're seen and retrieve them when necessary -- even after you hit send. 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 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. 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 The world's biggest online marketplace has been hacked. Those weird warning messages weren't a false alarm. Deflating 4 Myths About the Wonders of Cloud Computing Misconceptions abound about the new internet-based storage. Find out what you need to know before setting up a system in the sky. Tue, 13 May 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233806 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233806 Eric Dynowski Misconceptions abound about the new internet-based storage. Find out what you need to know before setting up a system in the sky. Many Entrepreneurs Still Up in the Air About the Cloud Securing your data is just one tech problem small businesses can afford to solve in the cloud but largely unfounded security worries keep many companies from taking the leap. Thu, 08 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233678 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233678 Ben Uretsky Securing your data is just one tech problem small businesses can afford to solve in the cloud but largely unfounded security worries keep many companies from taking the leap. 5 Ways to Shrink the Threat of an Employee's Exit to Proprietary Info Proactively addressing staff departures lets a company minimize the risk from unwanted disclosures. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 18:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233487 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233487 Eric Ostroff Proactively addressing staff departures lets a company minimize the risk from unwanted disclosures. Online Debit, Credit Fraud Will Soon Get Much Worse. Here's Why. Adoption of better safeguards in the physical world will drive criminals to electronic theft, argues payments validation entrepreneur. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233199 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233199 Rajesh Ramanand Adoption of better safeguards in the physical world will drive criminals to electronic theft, argues payments validation entrepreneur. 4 Ways to Protect Yourself From the 'Heartbleed' Bug While the 'Heartbleed' bug is causing pandemonium in the online world, individuals need to stay calm and protect their personal information. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232977 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232977 Chris Hutchison While the 'Heartbleed' bug is causing pandemonium in the online world, individuals need to stay calm and protect their personal information. The Threat Lurking in Bringing Your Own Device to Work With the versatility offered by mobile devices comes the risk of cyber theft. Here are five strategies for employers to reduce their exposure. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232887 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232887 Scott McLaren With the versatility offered by mobile devices comes the risk of cyber theft. Here are five strategies for employers to reduce their exposure. In South Korea, Parents to Be Alerted When Kids Receive Texts With Curse Words Aiming to clamp down on cyber bullying, the South Korean government will introduce a service that notifies parents if their children receive a text containing foul language. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 16:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232633 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232633 Geoff Weiss Aiming to clamp down on cyber bullying, the South Korean government will introduce a service that notifies parents if their children receive a text containing foul language. 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 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. How to Keep Your Tax Returns Safe from Hackers If you are e-filing this year, take these precautions to protect your personal information. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232305 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232305 Jennifer Schlesinger If you are e-filing this year, take these precautions to protect your personal information. 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 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. 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 Digital Crime Units helped take down seven major botnets last year. 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 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. 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 As if the data breaches at Target and Neiman Marcus weren't enough, Yahoo has announced that hackers recently broke into Yahoo Mail accounts.