Web-connected gizmos played a major role in Friday’s attack that took down retailer, social media and other websites.
(Bloomberg)—Are you looking forward to the day when your sleeping baby’s diaper tells you it’s wet before the wetness wakes your baby?
More than one-quarter half (28%) of cybersecurity professionals believe that their CISO’s participation level with the board is inadequate
We’ve all heard or read the rhetoric that “cybersecurity has become a boardroom issue.” I certainly agree that we are
Tenable Network Security has purchased a San Francisco-based cybersecurity firm, marking the first acquisition for the Columbia company.
Terms of the deal for FlawCheck were not disclosed.
FlawCheck specializes in scanning so-called “containers,” files that consolidate large amounts of software
The hacker known as the Jester left a message on a Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs website Friday.
“Comrades! We interrupt regular scheduled Russian Foreign Affairs Website programming to bring you the following important message,” he wrote. “Knock it
Experts say protecting your Social Security number and rejecting online and phone scams are critical to protecting your personal data from falling into the wrong hands.
A Social Security number is like gold to an identity thief. A crook can
International Business Machines Corp (IBM) apologised to Australia on Tuesday (Oct 25) for what the government has described as a “malicious” cyber-attack that shut down a national census, but blamed two domestic Internet providers for the security lapse.
LifeLock is one of the better-known identity theft protection companies out there, serving over 4 million customers. CEO Todd Davis is infamously known for advertising his Social Security number to the public, claiming that LifeLock would protect him, and then
The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety issued recommendations to automakers on Monday on how to protect connected and automated vehicles from cyber attacks. The agency’s guidelines are suggestions, but cannot be enforced.
“Cybersecurity is a safety issue, and a top
Has it occurred to anyone how ironic it is that Hillary Clinton is suddenly concerned about Russian hacking?
In every speech she gives these days she tells Americans Russian intelligence services are hacking into Democratic Party emails for the purpose
Reinforcing its Commitment to Building a Securely Connected World
[Berlin, Germany, October 25, 2016] Today, Huawei released its 2016 cybersecurity white paper ‘The Global Cyber Security Challenge — It is time for real progress in addressing supply chain risks’ at
KnowBe4, provider of the world’s most popular integrated new-school security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, analyzed more than 10,000 email servers and identified that eighty-two percent of them are misconfigured, allowing spoofed emails to enter an organization disguised as
Attackers can send malicious code to industrial engineering software to take over workstations used to program and control PLCs
The software used to program and deploy code to various Schneider Electric industrial controllers has a weakness that could allow hackers
Short-selling firm Muddy Waters said in a legal filing on Monday that outside experts it hired validated its claims that St. Jude Medical Inc cardiac implants are vulnerable to potentially life-threatening cyber attacks.
U.S. regulators responded by reiterating previous advice
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) security cent it has been re-launched again after the 2010 initial launch. The primary purpose for this according to the social media giant is to help its users gain at least the sense of security. This goal
Some Albuquerque students, teachers and parents will see extra security at a school in the Northeast Heights.
Police are on standby after rumors of a threat started circulating on social media.
KOB has gotten several questions from viewers about a
Gardaí, along with Europol and the FBI, have yet to discover who was behind the cyber attack on a number of Government websites earlier this year.
The head of the Garda Cybercrime Unit, detective superintendent Michael Gubbins, said that Irish
There is a major trend to connect everyday items to the internet — everything from remote access cameras, security systems, baby monitors, lights and refrigerators to personal tracking tools and other monitoring systems, but a recent distributed denial of service
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According to a study, one in five Americans reported being a victim of consumer fraud or identity theft.
Law enforcement officials are warning residents about a new scam targeting elderly people.
On Tuesday, Oct.
Baroness alumna Joanna Shields spoke to students Monday night in Heritage Hall on how technology and social media is challenging sociopolitical systems and security. Along with her presentation to students Monday, Shields will participate in a College of Liberal Arts
According to online security firm Eset, more than two-thirds (68%) of UK social media users have taken steps to improve the privacy settings on their various accounts, including changing to a stronger password and not using the same password across