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4 Foolish Cybersecurity Mistakes Robert Herjavec Is Shocked People Still Make
Shark Tank

4 Foolish Cybersecurity Mistakes Robert Herjavec Is Shocked People Still Make

'You're really not that sexy, there isn't a woman in Russia who wants to meet you and you didn't win a million dollars,' he says, so you'd better hold that click.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's Account Was Compromised By Hackers
Cybersecurity

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's Account Was Compromised By Hackers

'OurMine' previously hijacked the accounts of Google CEO Sundar Pichai and Mark Zuckerberg.
Battling Cyber Threats Begins With Employee Education
Cybersecurity

Battling Cyber Threats Begins With Employee Education

Even the best of software and technology is useless without appropriate human training.
Kelly Ricker
Cybersecurity

The Security Threats Small Businesses Must Keep Their Eyes On

To ensure small-business owners are equipped with the tools and resources needed to stay protected, we asked a number of experts what security threats SMBs face and how to remain safe.
Andrea Huspeni
House Blocks Google-Hosted Apps, Yahoo Mail Over Security Fears
Cybersecurity

House Blocks Google-Hosted Apps, Yahoo Mail Over Security Fears

The two restrictions have both been implemented within the past two weeks and are still in place.
Have a Burning Business Question? Ask Our Security Expert: Gary Davis.
Ask the Expert

Have a Burning Business Question? Ask Our Security Expert: Gary Davis.

As Intel's chief consumer security evangelist, Gary Davis is looking to take your questions about security, including privacy, breaches, protecting your data, Internet of Things and managing threats.
Andrea Huspeni
How These Mormon Women Became Some of the Best Cybersecurity Hackers in the U.S.
Cybersecurity

How These Mormon Women Became Some of the Best Cybersecurity Hackers in the U.S.

The Brigham Young University team took second place in its first year competing at the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Championship.
Ashley Madison Plaintiffs Can't Anonymously Sue Over Hack, Court Says
Ashley Madison

Ashley Madison Plaintiffs Can't Anonymously Sue Over Hack, Court Says

Judge John A. Ross, of a district court in Missouri, wrote in his ruling that being publicly named as an Ashley Madison user amounts to more than common embarrassment, but noted the 42 plaintiffs have special roles in the case that require identification.
Ready, Set, Hack: Pentagon Invites Hackers to Break Into its Computer Systems
Hackers

Ready, Set, Hack: Pentagon Invites Hackers to Break Into its Computer Systems

The public bug bounty program is the government's first.
Catherine Clifford
Meet the Middlemen Who Connect Hackers for Hire With Corporate America
Hackers

Meet the Middlemen Who Connect Hackers for Hire With Corporate America

Hackers are a company's best last line of defense, and paying them to find security vulnerabilities is an increasingly common practice among all manner of companies, from Uber to GM.
Catherine Clifford
Wireless Mice Leave Billions at Risk of Computer Hack, Cyber Security Firm Says
Cyber Attacks

Wireless Mice Leave Billions at Risk of Computer Hack, Cyber Security Firm Says

'This would be the same as if the attacker was sitting at your computer typing on the computer.'
FBI Warns of Vehicle Hacking Risks
Cars

FBI Warns of Vehicle Hacking Risks

'While not all hacking incidents may result in a risk to safety, it is important that consumers take appropriate steps to minimize risk.'
We Could Be 3 Years Away From Secured Connected Cars, Automakers Say
Cars

We Could Be 3 Years Away From Secured Connected Cars, Automakers Say

While companies work out the kinks in self-driving vehicles' algorithms, hackers are still a huge concern.
Nina Zipkin
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.