Security

10 Data Security Mistakes Startups Can't Afford to Make
Data Breach

10 Data Security Mistakes Startups Can't Afford to Make

With new businesses, a data breach can result in the company closing down.
Brett Relander
4 Strategies Small Businesses Can Use To Avoid a Data Breach
Cybersecurity

4 Strategies Small Businesses Can Use To Avoid a Data Breach

Hackers are getting more sophisticated. Make it a priority to protect your customers and employees by knowing your risks and taking the appropriate steps to safeguard your business.
Adam Levin
Symantec to Buy Blue Coat for $4.7 Billion to Boost Enterprise Unit
Cybersecurity

Symantec to Buy Blue Coat for $4.7 Billion to Boost Enterprise Unit

Blue Coat helps protects companies' web gateways from cyber attacks, a service that will complement Symantec's existing offerings for large corporations such as email and endpoint security.
These Healthcare Data Companies Earn Millions by Making Employees Healthier, Saving Their Employers Boatloads of Money
Healthcare

These Healthcare Data Companies Earn Millions by Making Employees Healthier, Saving Their Employers Boatloads of Money

Like everything else, your health information is moving online. A growing class of companies are delivering ever more personalized medical advice as a result.
Catherine Clifford
Expert Hacker Shares 3 Ways Small Businesses Can Minimize Cybersecurity Threats
Cybersecurity

Expert Hacker Shares 3 Ways Small Businesses Can Minimize Cybersecurity Threats

Def Con and Black Hat founder Jeff Moss weighs in with his advice for startup founders on how to avoid being hacked.
Nina Zipkin
Microsoft Bans Stupid Passwords
Microsoft

Microsoft Bans Stupid Passwords

As long as we use alphanumeric passwords, people will always try to safeguard personal data with codes like '123456' or 'password.'
Airport Screening Made 70,000 Miss American Airlines Flights This Year
Airlines

Airport Screening Made 70,000 Miss American Airlines Flights This Year

A shortage of staff and a surge in air travelers have created a nightmare scenario for the TSA, with airport wait times in places such as Chicago stretching beyond two hours.
How Social Media Jeopardizes Data Security
Cybersecurity

How Social Media Jeopardizes Data Security

Your employees may be revealing too much, here's how to keep their posts from compromising your business.
Cynthia Johnson
Wearable Technology: A Powerful HR Tool
Make More Happen

Wearable Technology: A Powerful HR Tool

From promoting a healthy lifestyle to enhancing workplace safety, there's a lot of potential for companies to see.
Meghan M. Biro
The Major Security Risks Small Businesses Face and How to Defend Against Them
Cybersecurity

The Major Security Risks Small Businesses Face and How to Defend Against Them

Just because you are flying under the radar, doesn't mean cyber attackers won't target you. Hear from experts on how to keep your business safe.
Andrea Huspeni
Going Beyond Passwords: 4 Ways to Keep Your Company's Information Safe
Ask the Expert

Going Beyond Passwords: 4 Ways to Keep Your Company's Information Safe

Beyond requiring complex passwords, here are four digital security measures that should be part of your company.
Gary Davis
U.S. Investigates Security of Mobile Devices
Security

U.S. Investigates Security of Mobile Devices

The Federal Communications Commission and Federal Trade Commission have asked mobile phone carriers and manufacturers to explain how they release security updates amid mounting concerns over security vulnerabilities.
Anti-Virus Software Pioneer John McAfee Named CEO of Investment Firm
John McAfee

Anti-Virus Software Pioneer John McAfee Named CEO of Investment Firm

MGT Capital said on Monday it would change its name to John McAfee Global Technologies Inc. and that it would buy some assets of McAfee's anti-spy software company.
Uber, Lyft Spend Big, Lose Big in Texas Vote on Driver Fingerprinting
Ridesharing Apps

Uber, Lyft Spend Big, Lose Big in Texas Vote on Driver Fingerprinting

The two companies spent more than $8 million to repeal a city ordinance, but voters said by a margin of 56 to 44 percent they wanted the fingerprint checks to stay.