Cybersecurity

News and Articles About Cybersecurity

HTTP vs. HTTPS: What's the Difference and Why Should You Care?
Online Security

HTTP vs. HTTPS: What's the Difference and Why Should You Care?

The difference is that encrypted HTTPS is the basic price of security these days.
Tony Messer
Elon Musk's Alleged Imposter Gives Reason 5,736 Why You Should Be Careful With Your Email
Elon Musk

Elon Musk's Alleged Imposter Gives Reason 5,736 Why You Should Be Careful With Your Email

elontesla@yahoo.com, really? As if the real-life Iron Man would use a lame email address like that. Or would he?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Is Why Securing Your Business Is More Important Than Ever
Small Businesses

This Is Why Securing Your Business Is More Important Than Ever

Cyber criminals are targeting small businesses with increased frequency.
Joe Ross
The Defense Department Wants to Spin Off the NSA
NSA

The Defense Department Wants to Spin Off the NSA

An independent NSA could free up DOD resources for more cyberattacks, assuming they can find enough programmers.
7 Ways to Shop Safely on Your Mobile
Data Security

7 Ways to Shop Safely on Your Mobile

We all shop online, and we all want it to be as convenient as possible. But safeguarding your data is important, too. Here's how.
Toby Nwazor
The Rise of Artificial Intelligence in Cyber Defense
Cybersecurity

The Rise of Artificial Intelligence in Cyber Defense

A new AI cybersecurity platform could mark the next evolutionary phase in cyber defense.
Edward Jones
5 Types of Employees Often Targeted By Phishing Attacks
Cybersecurity

5 Types of Employees Often Targeted By Phishing Attacks

Different kinds of phishing victims usually see different lures and techniques used to land them.
Jack Danahy
6 Refresher Courses Every Employee Should Take Each Year
Customer Experience

6 Refresher Courses Every Employee Should Take Each Year

Reduce workplace conflicts and business liability by training your staff.
John Boitnott
5 Fundamental Best Practices for Enterprise Security
Security

5 Fundamental Best Practices for Enterprise Security

The importance of data integrity can't be overstated. Complacency risks the downfall.
Felix Tarcomnicu
Cyber Threat Grows for Bitcoin Exchanges
Cybersecurity

Cyber Threat Grows for Bitcoin Exchanges

When hackers penetrated a secure authentication system at a bitcoin exchange called Bitfinex earlier this month, they stole about $70 million worth of the virtual currency.
Hacking Group Claims to Offer Cyber-Weapons in Online Auction
Cybersecurity

Hacking Group Claims to Offer Cyber-Weapons in Online Auction

Hackers going by the name Shadow Brokers said on Monday they will auction stolen surveillance tools they say were used by a cyber group linked to the U.S. National Security Agency.
How Cybercrime Has Changed (Infographic)
Cybersecurity

How Cybercrime Has Changed (Infographic)

Over the last decade, the cyber security industry has had to expand and adapt as new threats emerge.
Carly Okyle
Be Afraid! 8 New Hacks From the Black Hat Conference That Should Scare You.
Cybersecurity

Be Afraid! 8 New Hacks From the Black Hat Conference That Should Scare You.

At this year's Black Hat Conference, hackers gathered to share their dirtiest hacking secrets. Here's what you can learn from them.
Grace Reader
Geeks Win Millions for Teaching Computers to Battle Each Other
Computers

Geeks Win Millions for Teaching Computers to Battle Each Other

A software program dubbed "Mayhem" was poised to win the final round of a three-year contest to teach computers to launch and defend against cyber attacks.