Security The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Security en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:25:00 GMT FBI to Apple, Google: Your New Privacy Policies Are Making People Less Safe In making vast troves of smartphone data only available to each device's owner, the FBI argues, a critical crime-solving tool has been compromised. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:25:00 GMT Geoff Weiss 'Bash' Bug Could Be Bigger Than Heartbleed A new security flaw has been uncovered that could impact everything from your personal Mac computer to enormous company servers. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:10:00 GMT Kate Taylor With iOS 8 Update, Apple Will No Longer Provide User Data to Police The vast record of information stored on Apple devices will only be available to users who possess a four-digit passcode. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:33:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Protect Your Privacy With These Strange Anti-Surveillance Frocks and Fashions Big Brother is watching you, but you don’t have to take it lying down. Don these stealthy countersurveillance frocks and styles to fool the all-seeing eye. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:30:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow How Hackers Could Get Around Apple Pay Security While Apple has taken security precautions, experts warn there are ways hackers can still get your data. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:44:00 GMT Cadie Thompson Why Apple Pay Could Be a Game Changer for Businesses A new payments system baked into the forthcoming iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch could revolutionize how business is done across the globe. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 21:28:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Salesforce Warns of Potential Malware Attack The cloud-based business software company said a certain type of malicious software that typically targets large financial companies could be taking aim at its customers. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:34:00 GMT Catherine Clifford The 7 Critical Elements Your Ecommerce Site Needs to Be Considered Trustworthy With ecommerce platforms making it easier than ever to launch a website, competition is fierce. To ensure your website stands up to the trust test, make sure it has these seven components Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMT Bryan Lovgren Best Practices for Employees to Protect the Company From Hackers With employees working at home and visiting personal sites at work, their guard is often let down. Here's a guide to Internet browsing done safely. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 21:00:00 GMT Dirk Anderson 8 of the Biggest Data Breaches Ever and How They Happened (Infographic) A look back at some of the worst cases of personal information being stolen. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:07:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Home Depot Suffers Possible Data Breach, Tries to Ease Customer Fears The world's largest home improvement retailer may be the latest victim of a credit and debit card breach. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:41:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Forget Passwords: A Look at the Future of Logging In Researchers are coming up with new ways to make a password-less future a reality. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:45:00 GMT Hamza Ali 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. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:44:00 GMT Nina Zipkin 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 Kim Lachance Shandrow The Creator of the World's First Pop-Up Ad Apologizes for Everything The director of MIT's Center for Civic Media explains the trajectory of online advertising as we know it. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:59:00 GMT Nina Zipkin John McAfee: You Should Care That Your Privacy Is Disappearing The former fugitive and computer antivirus software tycoon warned that, by letting the Googles of the world intrude on our privacy, we are giving up our freedom as human beings. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:20:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin P.F. Chang's Says Credit-Card Breach Affected 33 Restaurants The Asian-themed restaurant chain revealed the breach affected 33 locations across 16 states. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:10:00 GMT Kate Taylor Sharing Economy Sets Sights on Business Travelers -- But Will They Bite? Airbnb and Uber both announced new services exclusively targeting businesses, but will travelers look beyond a host of security and regulatory issues plaguing the sharing economy? Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:42:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Every Move You Make, Every Step You Take, This Startup Will Be Watching You Placemeter aims helps cities run more efficiently. But its tactics might creep you out. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:30:00 GMT Jason Fell Airbnb 'Squatter' Nightmare: Does the Sharing Economy Need a Security Overhaul? The case of an Airbnb guest who overstayed his welcome and now is a legal tenant raises critical questions about what the home-rental platform can do to protect its hosts. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:39:00 GMT Geoff Weiss