Today the modern adversary uses what's called a stepping stone attack, where they will attack a lesser sophisticated part of the chain, compromise that part to then pivot the attac... More
Randell Heath isn't sure how hackers got into his company's website — all he knows is a supplier called, saying the site had become an online store selling Viagra and Cialis. ... More
NSS Labs announced it has joined the Information Technology-Information Sharing and Analysis Center (IT-ISAC) as a Foundation member. IT-ISAC is an exclusive, industry-only forum c... More
As of mid-February, the plan for Verizon Communications to acquire a majority of Yahoo’s web assets is still on, despite the announcement of Yahoo having suffered two massive bre... More
The biggest challenge facing Joel de la Garza, chief security officer for file sharing giant Box, is juggling the need to be secure with the need to allow for innovation. Speaki... More
Details from this week’s federal indictment of Russian hackerscharged with compromising hundreds of millions of Yahoo accounts reveal that many people are still not taking rou... More
Cybersecurity spending is expected to reach $1 trillion over the next five years, according to the most recent Cybersecurity Ventures Cybersecurity Market Report. This has raised ... More
Depending on how you look at it, the past year was either tough for security professionals or it showed the world how complex and interesting this field really is. After all, we're... More
Johanna Vazzana knew the job she’d applied for was a stretch. Vazzana, now a cybersecurity strategist working at Mitre, was interviewing early in her career for a technical c... More
For the second time in the past nine months, Google has inadvertently but nonetheless correctly helped to identify the source of a large credit card breach — by assigning a “Th... More
Important Security Updates Adobe Flash Player: Adobe has released version 126.96.36.199. Updates are available from Adobe’s website. To see which version you have, go to Adobe... More
Ken Mills, GM of surveillance and security for Dell EMC, has been honored by the security trade group the Security Industry Association (SIA) with its SIA Chairman’s Award, recog... More
There's a lot of information available about how CISOs should communicate with their peers and superiors, but what about the cybersecurity staff that works under the CISO? How sho... More
Knowing about cybersecurity risks isn’t the same as protecting against them. For instance, a recent survey from the Pew Research Center found that just 12 percent of America... More
So it looks as if the CIA could potentially break into most smart phone or computer networks, at least according to the stolen documents released by WikiLeaks. Whether you hav... More
Most company executives and security professionals have a reasonable understanding of cybersecurity. Even if they don’t fully understand the mechanics under the hood, they at lea... More
The great challenge of security is that you are not only battling Murphy’s Law — the universal tendency of things to go wrong — but also shrewd and malicious attackers who ar... More
It takes less than a month for most zero-day exploits to be developed, and about a quarter of those previously unknown and unpatched vulnerabilities will go undiscovered and undis... More
The cybersecurity skills shortage is nothing new—I’ve been writing about it for years, as have other analysts and researchers. I’ve also done countless presentations on this ... More
Consumer Reports says it will start including cybersecurity and privacy safeguards in its product reviews. The nonprofit, which reviews everything from cars to appliances, has w... More
Verizon Teams with SES on Ultra HD Trial (MCN)Adding a key MVPD to its 4K test group, SES S.A. s more...
Salesforce Looks for a Future Beyond its Walls with Rising VC Investments, Acquisitions (VentureBeat)When it comes to investments and acquisitions, Sal more...
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New Hollywood Panic and Pressure Over Rival Premium VOD Plans (THR)This year's edition of CinemaCon could hold plenty more...
Can Hulu Reprogram the Way We Watch TV? (Fast Company)Picture this: You’re out to dinner with your in- more...
Millennials Aren’t Watching TV – At Least Until They’re Older (Newsweek)Millennials aren't watching television nearly as m more...
Accenture Buys OCTO Technology to Boost Digital Transformation Services (CMS Wire)Accenture announced it has bought Paris-based OCTO more...
Report: Online Reviews Impact Purchasing Decisions for Over 93% of Consumers (The Drum)With 60% of consumers looking at online reviews at more...
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GameStop Closures: Is This the End of Brick-and-Mortar Video Game Shops? (CSMonitor)Gamers no longer have to look far or travel wide f more...