CHICAGO (December 7, 2016) – A poll conducted by Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) indicates that more than 83 percent1 of organizations are highly concerned with entitywide cybersecurity, including 30 percent that ranked it as a top priority.
In a new bhttp://www.informationsecuritybuzz.com/articles/amazon-account-hacking/log post Dima Bekerman, security researcher at Imperva, explains how easily his Amazon account was broken into, likely as a result of him using similar passwords in different accounts—an annoying but common attack. However, what he originally
The digital defense contract may be the biggest of its kind this year.
The United States Air Force has awarded an $18.8 million contract for digital defense software to Endgame, the cybersecurity firm told Fortune.
Multiple analysts with whom Fortune
Vince Cable is to call on the government to get on with creating a system of press regulation that matches the recommendations of the Leveson inquiry, or risk a repeat of the scandals that led to it.
Speaking at an
In its first month of operation, computer experts at the UK’s new GCHQ-led National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) responded to nearly 70 reported hacking incidents including seven cases of ransomware attacks, it has been revealed.
In a parliamentary question submitted
The Russian government has drafted a bill introducing prison sentences as punishment for those who create software used in targeting critical national infrastructure, even if they have no part in actual attacks.
The bill, published on the government’s website on
Russia claims that it was cyber attacked by a foreign spy service, but no evidence of unusual activity was found on the servers of the web hosting company used for the alleged attack.
According to CSO, the Russian
Last week, a mysterious group calling itself The Shadow Brokers dumped online a series of hacking tools associated with the NSA. The leak provided an unprecedented look into the actual tools that the NSA uses to hack its targets, and
Onapsis, a global expert in business-critical application security, today announced that the Onapsis Security Platform integrates with IBM security intelligence technology to provide customers with improved visibility into their network security. Utilizing QRadar to consolidate different sources of network security,
A notable blockchain industry investor was hacked today, the latest target in a string of apparent social engineering attacks that have taken aim at cryptocurrency users.
The hackers claim to have stolen and liquidated 110,000 REP (upwards of $300,000) in
Keeping hackers out of connected networks is just as essential to its success as brakes are to an automobile.
One of the foremost providers of security in the connected-automobile world is TrustPoint Innovation Technologies, of Waterloo, Ont.
“We provide a
THE OBAMA WHITE House has had to reckon with cybersecurity like no other presidential administration in history, from China’s 2009 hack of Google, to the Office of Personnel Management breach, to the rise of botnets built from dangerously insecure “internet-of-things”
NEW YORK — A Bahamian man who boasted after his arrest for hacking into celebrities’ email accounts that he will someday write a book to “shake up Hollywood” had the book thrown at him Tuesday by a federal judge who
The chairman of Check Point Software Technologies also joined the funding round.
Secdo, a cybersecurity startup with offices in New York and Israel, has raised $10 million in venture capital funding from some high profile investors.
Leading the Series A
The federal government just got new hacking powers with virtually no debate, including in Congress. But the fight isn’t over.
It’s not too late to debate—or even reverse—the update to federal rules governing search warrants, which now lets investigators use
A former IT technician working for travel website Expedia pleaded guilty in a US federal court this week (5 December) for hacking into the emails of senior company executives and using stolen information to illegally profit from an insider trading
A database in the University of Wisconsin Law School was the target of computer hacking and may have leaked students’ personal information, officials said.
UW officials became aware of the hack on Nov.3, according to the release. The hack targeted
Investigation finds that network was not kept disconnected from the internet, resulting in leaks of confidential information
The first exclusive military computer network in the history of South Korea’s military was exposed to malicious code for at least 46 days
The cancellation of “Silent Hills” still haunts the gaming world as hackers data-mined over its play teaser demo just recently.
Who would have expected that even until after Hideo Kojima’s “Silent Hills” has ended, there will still be a buzz
The White House’s failure to retaliate against a 2014 cyberattack on Sony Pictures may have encouraged Russian hackers to interfere in this year’s presidential election, a senior Democratic U.S.lawmaker said.
“Russia may have concluded that they could hack American institutions