Cybersecurity

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To Fight Hackers, Obama Wants Companies to Share Threats
Security

To Fight Hackers, Obama Wants Companies to Share Threats

The U.S. president is expected to announce a renewed push for cybersecurity legislation after recent headline-grabbing hacks against companies like Sony Pictures and Home Depot.
Bitcoin Exchange Bitstamp Suspends Operations Following Hack
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Exchange Bitstamp Suspends Operations Following Hack

The world's second busiest USD Bitcoin exchange is offline after some of its operational wallets were compromised.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Lessons We Can Take From the Battlefield to Bolster Cybersecurity
Cyber Attacks

Lessons We Can Take From the Battlefield to Bolster Cybersecurity

What makes sense for defense in the real world is just as good an idea in the virtual world.
David Canellos
These High-Tech Jeans Protect You From Wireless Identity Theft and Credit Card Fraud
Far Out Tech

These High-Tech Jeans Protect You From Wireless Identity Theft and Credit Card Fraud

Tech-savvy pickpocketers beware: These jeans were made for blocking you, and that's just what they'll do.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Report: Virus That Struck Sony Wasn't Very Complex
Hackers

Report: Virus That Struck Sony Wasn't Very Complex

Entitled WIPALL, it also likely festered within the company's computers for months before wiping out all data and crashing the system within a matter of minutes.
Geoff Weiss
In North Korea, Hackers Are Handpicked to Be Part of Elite Spy Agency
Hackers

In North Korea, Hackers Are Handpicked to Be Part of Elite Spy Agency

North Korea has reportedly poured resources into a sophisticated cyber-warfare cell called Bureau 121.
People Are Still Afraid to Shop Online. Here's What Businesses Can Do to Protect Them.
Security

People Are Still Afraid to Shop Online. Here's What Businesses Can Do to Protect Them.

The majority of consumers are concerned about safety when they purchase online, according to a recent study.
Nina Zipkin
Is Your Company's Data Safe in the Cloud? (Infographic)
Cloud computing

Is Your Company's Data Safe in the Cloud? (Infographic)

Despite the risks, more than half of all U.S. businesses are trusting the cloud. Where does yours stack up?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Is My Data Really Safe? Your Questions About Cloud-Based Storage, Answered.
Business Circle

Is My Data Really Safe? Your Questions About Cloud-Based Storage, Answered.

One expert shares tips to ensure your data stays safe and secure in the cloud.
Mikal E. Belicove
519 Million Reasons Why Your Financial Records Are in a Hacker's Hands
Cyber Security

519 Million Reasons Why Your Financial Records Are in a Hacker's Hands

FBI officials warn business owners and the financial sector to stay vigilant.
Nina Zipkin
4 Ways Adopting Apple Pay Can Benefit Small Business
Apple Pay

4 Ways Adopting Apple Pay Can Benefit Small Business

Apple Pay just may revolutionize cashless payments.
Rob Bertke
6 Steps to Create an Effective BYOD Plan (Infographic)
Business Circle

6 Steps to Create an Effective BYOD Plan (Infographic)

Increase employees' productivity and protect your company's data with these tips for building a safe 'bring your own device' plan.
Nina Zipkin
Be Sure to Look Around the Office When Searching for Gaps in Your Data Security
Data Breach

Be Sure to Look Around the Office When Searching for Gaps in Your Data Security

High profile data breaches reported in the media rarely point to the significant threats from employees, either disgruntled or negligent.
Robert Siciliano
Slow Wi-Fi? 5 Easy Ways to Boost Your Signal Now.
Technology

Slow Wi-Fi? 5 Easy Ways to Boost Your Signal Now.

A roundup of user-friendly tips, tricks and tools to improve your Wi-Fi router's range and speed -- beer-can hack included.
Kim Lachance Shandrow