- Lax Controls Leave Fortune 500 Overexposed On the Net
The largest companies in the world have an average of 500 servers and devices accessible from the Internet – and many leave thousands of systems open to attack.
- Facebook: Photo API Bug Exposed 6.8M User Photos
The flaw let developers access images that users may not have shared publicly, including those they started to upload but didn't post.
- Shhhhh! The Secret to Secrets Management
Companies need to take a centralized approach to protecting confidential data and assets. Here are 12 ways to get a handle on the problem.
- Email Bomb Threats Follow Sextortion Playbook
Yesterday's wave of email bomb threats appear to be an evolution of tactics by the same groups that earlier tried "sextortion" and personal threats, Talos researchers say.
- Iranian Hackers Target Nuclear Experts, US Officials
Hackers ramp up efforts to infiltrate email accounts of Americans responsible for enforcing severe economic sanctions on Iran.
- Who Are You, Really? A Peek at the Future of Identity
Experts dive into the trends and challenges defining the identity space and predict how online identities will change in years to come.
- Retailers: Avoid the Hackable Holidaze
The most wonderful time of the year? Sure, but not if your business and customers are getting robbed.
- 2019 Attacker Playbook
Security pundits predict the ways that cybercriminals, nation-state actors, and other attackers will refine their tactics, techniques, and procedures in the coming year.
- Cybercriminals Change Tactics to Outwit Machine-Learning Defense
The rise in machine learning for security has forced criminals to rethink how to avoid detection.
- [Sponsored Content] The State of Encryption and How to Improve It
Encryption and access controls are considered to be the ultimate safeguards to ensure the security and confidentiality of data, which is why they're mandated in so many compliance and regulatory …
- Universities Get Schooled by Hackers
Colleges and universities are prime targets for criminals due to huge sets of personal information and security that is weaker than in many businesses.
- Despite Breaches, Many Organizations Struggle to Quantify Cyber-Risks to Business
Enterprises are struggling with familiar old security challenges as a result, new survey shows.
- Cybercrime Is World's Biggest Criminal Growth Industry
The toll from cybercrime is expected to pass $6 trillion in the next three years, according to a new report.
- Setting the Table for Effective Cybersecurity: 20 Culinary Questions
Even the best chefs will produce an inferior product if they begin with the wrong ingredients.
- Education Gets an 'F' for Cybersecurity
The education sector falls last on a list analyzing the security posture of 17 US industries, SecurityScorecard reports.
- The Economics Fueling IoT (In)security
Attackers understand the profits that lie in the current lack of security. That must change.
- Worst Password Blunders of 2018 Hit Organizations East and West
Good password practices remain elusive as Dashlane's latest list of the worst password blunders can attest.
- Bug Hunting Paves Path to Infosec Careers
Ethical hackers use bug bounty programs to build the skills they need to become security professionals.
- U.S. Defense, Critical Infrastructure Companies Targeted in New Threat Campaign
McAfee finds malware associated with 'Operation Sharpshooter' on systems belonging to at least 87 organizations.
- Deception: Honey vs. Real Environments
A primer on choosing deception technology that will provide maximum efficacy without over-committing money, time and resources.