Security

News and Articles About Security

The Risks of Business Travel in a Wired World (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

The Risks of Business Travel in a Wired World (Infographic)

From identity thieves who lurk on unsecured Wi-Fi networks to absurd charges for mobile data usage, there are a lot of things for travelers to keep in mind when getting online. This infographic can help.
Brian Patrick Eha
Should You Be Worried About Apple Having Your Fingerprints?
Technology

Should You Be Worried About Apple Having Your Fingerprints?

Apple says the fingerprint data stored by the new iPhone is encrypted and kept 'inside a secure enclave,' but there's still reason to pause.
Ray Hennessey
Faster and Cheaper Ways to Speed Through Airport Security
Starting a Business

Faster and Cheaper Ways to Speed Through Airport Security

More airlines are offering fliers a chance to skip security lines -- for a price.
Kelli B. Grant
Cybersecurity Basics: Surf the Web Safely With These Browsers
Technology

Cybersecurity Basics: Surf the Web Safely With These Browsers

Here's a look at three of the safest browsers for doing business on the web.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Internet Users Want to Be Invisible. And They Fear Advertisers More than the Government
Technology

Internet Users Want to Be Invisible. And They Fear Advertisers More than the Government

A new report released by the Pew Research Center finds that almost all Internet users have taken steps to erase their digital footprints. Just who they are trying to avoid, though, may surprise you.
Catherine Clifford
Web Startup Sniffs Out E-Commerce Fraud
Technology

Web Startup Sniffs Out E-Commerce Fraud

Sift Science is a cloud-based service that tracks consumer e-commerce behavior patterns and assigns every user a "fraud score."
HootSuite Gets Serious About Social Media Security With New Partnership
Technology

HootSuite Gets Serious About Social Media Security With New Partnership

The popular social-media dashboard will offer a new series of features to its enterprise-level customers.
Jason Fell
How to Avoid Getting Hacked (Infographic)
Technology

How to Avoid Getting Hacked (Infographic)

Protect yourself and your business against security threats with these tips.
Kathleen Davis
Don't Get Hacked -- Tools to Fight Cyber Attacks
Technology

Don't Get Hacked -- Tools to Fight Cyber Attacks

Most cyber attacks are preventable by taking a few simple but crucial security steps. Here's how to protect yourself and your company from hackers.
Tom Cochran
Surge in Mobile Banking Creates a Security Gap That's a 'Wild West' for Fraudsters
Technology

Surge in Mobile Banking Creates a Security Gap That's a 'Wild West' for Fraudsters

More consumers are using their smartphones or tablets for online banking, which could raise security risks.
Catherine Clifford
Startups Get Hacked Too: 5 Security Tips to Implement Today
Growth Strategies

Startups Get Hacked Too: 5 Security Tips to Implement Today

With startups becoming an easy target for cyber attacks, find out how you can protect your company.
Cybercrime May Cost the U.S. Economy $100 Billion a Year
Technology

Cybercrime May Cost the U.S. Economy $100 Billion a Year

Cybercrime's toll on the U.S. economy is difficult to predict, but one new study puts the price tag at an annual $100 billion.
Eamon Javers
Microsoft Asks U.S. to Let It Disclose Security Requests
Technology

Microsoft Asks U.S. to Let It Disclose Security Requests

The software giant says it has asked for more freedom to disclose how it handles requests for customer data from national security organizations.
10 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Webmaster
Technology

10 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Webmaster

What you need to know when looking for the right person to design and maintain your website.
Kim Lachance Shandrow