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
Important Security Updates Adobe Flash Player: Adobe has released version 188.8.131.52. Updates are available from Adobe’s website. To see which version you have, go to Adobe... 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
Important Security Updates Dropbox: Dropbox has released version 21.4.25 for its file hosting program. Updates are available at Dropbox’s website. [See Citadel’s warning b... More
Rajan Samtani, Graham Oakes — Media Science International Digital content capture and distribution technologies have evolved at a rapid pace as evidenced by the recent push by... More
WordPress is one of the most-used blogging tools in the world. As we have witnessed with Windows, along with that popularity comes security risks. And since WordPress can be use... More
Botnets have existed for at least a decade. As early as 2000, hackers were breaking into computers over the Internet and controlling them en masse from centralized systems. Among o... More
When we first introduced IBM Watson to the security operations team at Smarttech, the analysts’ initial reaction was suspicion. Was this new partner there to make their lives ea... More
The Recording Industry Association of America, more commonly known as the RIAA, is tired of the ‘antiquated’ process that is DMCA takedown requests. Both the RIAA and a total o... More
Important Security Updates Adobe Reader: Adobe has released version 2015.023.20070. Updates are available through the program’s Help menu/Check for Updates or from Adobe’s... More
Ruth Vitale, CreativeFuture — If you were online in May of 2015, you were probably aware that YouTube was having a party because literally everyone was invited. A YouTube-prod... More
Wazee Digital, a provider of cloud-native video management and licensing services, has announced a technology partnership with Paladin, the enterprise platform for next-generation... More
In today's “cloud-first, mobile-first” world, a new enterprise security model is needed by companies and other organizations to respond to the new challenges that have arisen t... More
I’ve heard it said that experience is something you don’t get until just after you need it. That essentially defines most information security programs I’ve seen. Generally s... More
Come to the RSA show, and you’ll find plenty of cybersecurity technology. The top vendors from across the industry are here, showing products for fighting ransomware, preventing ... More
Google and Microsoft have agreed to adopt a new “voluntary code of practice” in the U.K. that will involve them taking steps to make it harder for would-be pirates to find torr... More
Real-estate businesses receive 10 times more spam with malicious links or attachments than organizations in healthcare and sciences, according to Google's analysis of spam targ... More
Important Security Updates Adobe Flash Player: Adobe has released version 184.108.40.206. Updates are available from Adobe’s website. Adobe Shockwave Player: Adobe has relea... 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...
Sources: AMC Plans Ad-Free Streaming Service for Cable Subscribers (Reuters)AMC Networks Inc, whose shows include "The Walking more...
3 Major Issues Facing the Movie Business (Variety)Last year, the talk at CinemaCon was all about Scr more...
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...
Amazon’s Ambitions Unboxed: Stores for Furniture, Appliances and More (NY Times)For years, retailers have been haunted by the thou more...
The Disc at 20: Packaged Media Resonates in a Digital Age (HMM)In an era of digital distribution and streaming vi more...
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...