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For Cybersecurity Companies, It's Time to Shine
Cybersecurity

For Cybersecurity Companies, It's Time to Shine

A growing crop of businesses is set on helping consumers and companies navigate the maze of threats.
China Says Hack of U.S. Government Was Not State Sponsored
Cyber Attacks

China Says Hack of U.S. Government Was Not State Sponsored

The cyber attack was the work of criminals, according to China's official Xinhua news agency.
Children's Photos Among Data Stolen in Hack of Toy Maker VTech
Security

Children's Photos Among Data Stolen in Hack of Toy Maker VTech

A vigilante hacker's breach of 5 million accounts for the Hong Kong-based Internet-connected toy maker brings parents' worst nightmares into reality.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Cybersecurity App Handles Your Company's Internal Weaknesses
Cybersecurity

This Cybersecurity App Handles Your Company's Internal Weaknesses

DataGravity offers a unique solution to a common problem.
Hilton Uncovers Malware in Payments Systems
Data Breach

Hilton Uncovers Malware in Payments Systems

The hotel chain found unauthorized malware that targeted credit card information.
FBI Investigates Hacker Connected to Largest Theft of Internet Credentials
Cybercrime

FBI Investigates Hacker Connected to Largest Theft of Internet Credentials

More than 1 billion usernames and passwords and 500 email addresses were allegedly stolen.
Microsoft to Offer Cloud Services From Germany to Ease Privacy Fears in Europe
Microsoft

Microsoft to Offer Cloud Services From Germany to Ease Privacy Fears in Europe

The measure is designed to ensure that clients' data remains in Germany.
5 Ways Your Employees Are Unintentionally Sabotaging Your Data Security
Data Security

5 Ways Your Employees Are Unintentionally Sabotaging Your Data Security

Your employees, even the ones that only have your company's best interest at heart, may unintentionally be making a series of critical mistakes that could put your data security at great risk.
Will Reynolds
Protecting Against Data Breaches Is as Easy as 1 - 2
Data Breach

Protecting Against Data Breaches Is as Easy as 1 - 2

Two-step verification is universally available, simple to use and makes your data vastly more secure.
Robert Siciliano
Coconut Water Empire to Bust: A Data-Breach Case Study
Cybersecurity

Coconut Water Empire to Bust: A Data-Breach Case Study

Think hackers are interested in attacking only large enterprises? Get with it.
Joe Ross
Alphabet's Eric Schmidt: Gmail Is 'Far More Secure' Than Government Systems
Cybersecurity

Alphabet's Eric Schmidt: Gmail Is 'Far More Secure' Than Government Systems

Schmidt spoke this week at a private cybersecurity thought leadership forum in New York City.
Carly Okyle
Putting Your Business at Risk is a Communications Channel You'd Never Guess: Paper
Data Breach

Putting Your Business at Risk is a Communications Channel You'd Never Guess: Paper

Are you overlooking this risk factor, which last year caused 25 percent of federal agencies' security breeches?
Thomas Tedford
15 Million T-Mobile Customers' and Applicants' Personal Data Exposed in Epic Experian Hack
Security

15 Million T-Mobile Customers' and Applicants' Personal Data Exposed in Epic Experian Hack

Victims' home addresses, birth dates and Social Security numbers could now be up for grabs on the black market.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
In Government Hack, the Number of Fingerprints Stolen Has Jumped to 5.6 Million
Data Breach

In Government Hack, the Number of Fingerprints Stolen Has Jumped to 5.6 Million

Hackers who stole security clearance data on millions of Defense Department and other U.S. government employees got away with about 5.6 million fingerprint records, some 4.5 million more than initially reported, the government states.