Cybersecurity

News and Articles About Cybersecurity

Court Rules FTC Can Come After Your Company After a Cyber Attack
Cyber Security

Court Rules FTC Can Come After Your Company After a Cyber Attack

in a closely watched ruling, an appeals court says victims of hackers have liability for unfair-practices claims.
Ray Hennessey
IRS Says Cyberattacks Were More Extensive Than Previously Thought
Cyber Attacks

IRS Says Cyberattacks Were More Extensive Than Previously Thought

A new review has identified 220,000 additional data breaches.
This $30 Device Can Break Into Almost Any Keyless Door in Your Car or Home
Security

This $30 Device Can Break Into Almost Any Keyless Door in Your Car or Home

Samy Kamkar's 'Rolljam' device can steal codes from keyless items. Sweet dreams, readers.
Steve Dent
Samsung, Google to Release Monthly Android Security Patches
Android

Samsung, Google to Release Monthly Android Security Patches

In response to the Stagefright hacking software that leaves the Android system vulnerable, companies are pushing for fast fixes.
Everything You Need to Know About Cyber Insurance
Ask a Geek

Everything You Need to Know About Cyber Insurance

What it covers, what it costs and why it matters.
Mikal E. Belicove
How This Ex-Googler Is Reinventing the Way Security Cameras Work
Mobile Apps

How This Ex-Googler Is Reinventing the Way Security Cameras Work

Carter Maslan's app Camio only gives you the footage you might actually use.
Matt Villano
5 Things to Remember When Choosing Cyber Security Insurance
Cyber Security

5 Things to Remember When Choosing Cyber Security Insurance

Make sure your policy is the best one for your needs.
The EMV Card Deadline Is Coming. Here's How to Prepare Your Business.
Payments

The EMV Card Deadline Is Coming. Here's How to Prepare Your Business.

If you're not ready for to transition to EMV chip cards by Oct. 1, you could put your customers and your business at risk. Here's what you need to know.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Meet the Cybersecurity Startup That's Caught the Eye of Google's Eric Schmidt
Cyber Security

Meet the Cybersecurity Startup That's Caught the Eye of Google's Eric Schmidt

Want to stop cyber attacks? Think like a hacker.
Carly Okyle
4 Essentials to Secure Your Business Even From State-Sponsored Online Threats
Cyber Security

4 Essentials to Secure Your Business Even From State-Sponsored Online Threats

Malicious foreign governments are a potent threat but every business can afford to harden their systems against cyber attack.
Peter Daisyme
Password Statistics: The Bad, the Worse and the Ugly (Infographic)
Cybersecurity

Password Statistics: The Bad, the Worse and the Ugly (Infographic)

People have concerns about cybersecurity -- and with password habits like these, they should.
Carly Okyle
Upping Its Security Cred, BlackBerry Buys Software Maker WatchDox
Acquisitions

Upping Its Security Cred, BlackBerry Buys Software Maker WatchDox

This is the latest in a line of acquisitions for BlackBerry.
Raytheon to Buy Cybersecurity Company Websense for $1.9 Billion
Acquisitions

Raytheon to Buy Cybersecurity Company Websense for $1.9 Billion

The U.S. arms maker is buying the network security provider as cybersecurity continues to grow as a market.
8 Ways to Build a Better Password
Security

8 Ways to Build a Better Password

Put down the Post-it. I repeat: put down the Post-it.
Nina Zipkin