Security

EU Cracks Down On Bitcoin, Anonymous Payments Systems to Curb Terrorism Funding
Security

EU Cracks Down On Bitcoin, Anonymous Payments Systems to Curb Terrorism Funding

EU interior and justice ministers will gather in Brussels on Friday for a crisis meeting in the wake of the Paris attacks.
Cyber Attacks

4 Types of Mobile Monsters and What We Can Learn From Their Horror Stories

System bugs wreaked havoc on mobile devices in 2015, but they could have been prevented.
Andrew Blaich
How an 11-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Helping People Create Safer Passwords
Kids

How an 11-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Helping People Create Safer Passwords

Sixth-grader Mira Modi is on a roll peddling Diceware passwords, and she says it's 'so much better' than being popular in school.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Ways Your Employees Are Unintentionally Sabotaging Your Data Security
Data Security

5 Ways Your Employees Are Unintentionally Sabotaging Your Data Security

Your employees, even the ones that only have your company's best interest at heart, may unintentionally be making a series of critical mistakes that could put your data security at great risk.
Will Reynolds
Know Thy Enemy. Hire a Hacker to Enhance Your Cybersecurity.
Cybersecurity

Know Thy Enemy. Hire a Hacker to Enhance Your Cybersecurity.

Don't become a victim of a high-profile hack that could destroy your business for good.
Edward Jones
Effective Background Checks: 5 Factors to Consider
Inspiring Your Team

Effective Background Checks: 5 Factors to Consider

Sometimes a potential employee isn't all he or she seems to be. Proper screening is a must.
Michael Georgiou
Paper Documents Are Potential Data Breaches Too
Paper

Paper Documents Are Potential Data Breaches Too

Crucial signed documents need special consideration in your overall security program.
Cris Burnam
Putting Your Business at Risk is a Communications Channel You'd Never Guess: Paper
Data Breach

Putting Your Business at Risk is a Communications Channel You'd Never Guess: Paper

Are you overlooking this risk factor, which last year caused 25 percent of federal agencies' security breeches?
Thomas Tedford
5 Steps to Securing Your Company Online From the Get Go
Security

5 Steps to Securing Your Company Online From the Get Go

Security isn't a separate aspect; it must be considered in the development of every process.
Brad Thies
15 Million T-Mobile Customers' and Applicants' Personal Data Exposed in Epic Experian Hack
Security

15 Million T-Mobile Customers' and Applicants' Personal Data Exposed in Epic Experian Hack

Victims' home addresses, birth dates and Social Security numbers could now be up for grabs on the black market.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Rackspace Is Getting Into the Cybersecurity Business
Security

Rackspace Is Getting Into the Cybersecurity Business

If companies aren't concerned with security and compliance, they should be.
In Government Hack, the Number of Fingerprints Stolen Has Jumped to 5.6 Million
Data Breach

In Government Hack, the Number of Fingerprints Stolen Has Jumped to 5.6 Million

Hackers who stole security clearance data on millions of Defense Department and other U.S. government employees got away with about 5.6 million fingerprint records, some 4.5 million more than initially reported, the government states.
Anti-Virus Pioneer and Ex-Fugitive John McAfee Announces 2016 Presidential Bid
Election 2016

Anti-Virus Pioneer and Ex-Fugitive John McAfee Announces 2016 Presidential Bid

McAfee will be running as a member of the self-started 'Cyber Party,' with a platform that touts his unique tech proficiencies.
Geoff Weiss
Should U.S. Tech Companies Be Forced to Hand Over Data Held Overseas?
Legal

Should U.S. Tech Companies Be Forced to Hand Over Data Held Overseas?

A New York Court of Appeals is set to hear a case brought by Microsoft in response to a search warrant for emails that are on a server in Ireland.